Our client is looking for a Product Owner to fill a permanent full time position, based out of Calgary Alberta. This individual will ideally have a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience as a product owner in Agile product environments for web and mobile centric products.
Analyze and translate business needs into functional specifications and obtain sign-off from stakeholders on these specifications
Create, refine and maintain user stories and associated deliverables such as process flows to meet development and stakeholder needs
Develop and manage the project roadmap through the development process
Work within an Agile environment and lead all Agile ceremonies
Build and maintain good strong relationships with clients and stakeholders and act as a proxy for the client to the development teams
Manage the cycle of define, build, release, measure end-to-end
Work closely with the squad, attending daily stand-ups, sprint planning, and high level estimates
Maintain a strong sense of accountability and ownership of the product
Effectively communicate product requirements to team members, articulate design and product decisions to clients
Must Have Skills:
3 years of relevant experience as a product owner
BS or MS in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent experience
Proven effectiveness engaging with remote, distributed teams (including 2 years of experience in people management).
Significant experience with Agile methodologies
Proficient in JIRA and Confluence
Experience in measuring metrics on JIRA
Experience in product road mapping and strategy
Has a strong knowledge of mobile app development methodologies
Experience with data analytics to connect the dots, make sense of data and offer creative solutions
Proven track record delivering successful products and great client experiences
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage multiple projects
Nice to Have Skills:
Proficiency with writing and has a solid understanding of SQL queries
Experience with product strategy and road mapping
Experience working on mobile apps
Scrum training and certifications (CSPO or PSPIO)
Background as a developer/software engineer
Experience in new digital technologies such as Cloud, Analytics, No-SQL databases
If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.
We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at email@example.com
We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.