Product Owner (formerly BA)

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 02/15/2018 Job ID: 137034 Job Category: IT-PM/BA

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience supporting technology related projects? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented person for a Product Owner (formerly BA) position.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will be identifying Scope for specific client/projects by creating Business Requirements Documents. You will support Selling, Contracting & Delivery stages of client/projects. You will be eliciting requirements for client/projects. You will be documenting requirements for client projects. You will also be interacting with clients and client teams in order to collect, define, provide feedback, and finalize client requirements and scope. You will transition business requirements into user stories, and define user stories to the point at which developers can pick them up and build/code applications. You will work with clients throughout the solution delivery process, including UAT and getting final signoff from clients. You will thoroughly understand delivery metrics and forecasting; given appropriate data, can create (and draw conclusions from) a forecast and communicate that information to stakeholders with progress updates and metrics. You will be ensuring the product backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all, and shows what the scrum team will work on next. You will ensure backlogs prioritized according to the importance and clearly communicate the requirements to the team and work with individual team members as needed to explain requirements. You will work closely with the Scrum Master to ensure the Product Backlog items defined to the level needed. You will also provide direction for the development, testing, and refinement of prototypes in an agile environment.

What We Are Looking For:

  • 10+ years of increasing responsibilities supporting technology related projects

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, or related discipline with an information technology focus or equivalent experience.

  • 3-5 years of demonstrable experience participating in complex technology projects and programs.

  • 2+ years facilitated the role as the Product Owner supporting Agile Software Development

  • Prolific with Office Productivity / Collaboration Tools or like toolsets e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Lync/Skype, One Drive, Sharepoint, Google docs, etc.

  • Prolific with Jira / Atlassian product family, or like, products for managing user features and stories, scope management, project management

  • Business Analysis tools and techniques: experience with various documentation tools for visually representing requirements: Visio, Axure, and like visualization tools.

  • Data analysis: Excel expertise, VBA, SQL and like data analysis tools.

  • Well versed in delivering multi-tier architecture, SaaS based development frameworks; see below development environment

It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:

  • The ability to communicate with technical experts that will be building in the following environments: Java; Polymer, Angular, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery programming languages.

  • Object-oriented UML artifacts sequence, class and component diagrams and user stories

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK! We realize our people are our most valuable asset, that is why we offer the following benefits:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • 401(k) retirement plan

  • Long and Short-Term disability

  • Life insurance

  • Direct deposit

  • Referral program

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!

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Technology Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Technology Partners does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

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