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Product Owner

  • Location: Alpharetta
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 08 December 2021

​​​Job Description:

Summary of This Role

  • Having an “Engineering” mindset to be the product owner who will be:

  • Providing direction to the product development of SAAS based applications and APIs with modern concepts in mind

  • Driving the product specification and design in the form of sketches or something visual from ideas and business requirements into epics/stories/specification notes to guide the deliverables of the agile development team

  • With the direction from his/her senior leader, to own a product or multiple features proposed enhancements to the feature, and participate in the execution of changes to product features or launch

  • Build a strong rapport working relationships with all parties globally involved upward and downward resources as well as within the internal team

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Relevant Experience or Degree in: Business or Computer Science; Combination of relevant training and/ or experience in lieu of degree

  • Typically Minimum 8 Years Relevant Exp working in Software Engineering Product Development team 

  • Has successfully developed and implemented a system/product/service/feature for a customer, evaluated its performance, and proposed and executed approaches to continually improve it.

  • Has developed credibility and strong working relationships with technical and creative colleagues.

  • Has successfully analyzed the outcome of a landscape change, feature or improvement and developed actionable recommendations.

  • Has demonstrated the ability to prioritize feature changes effectively, in consideration of the product roadmap.

  • Experience as being a Product Owner or a Business Analyst.

  • Experience in designing a RESTful API, Web based application.

  • Has a strong “Design Thinking”, logical mindset, problem solving, creative thinking,

  • proactive, self-starter, curiosity, and critical thinking skills focusing on good UX/customer experience.

  • Has done sketching and rough design based on business requirements or ideas and placed it into something visible (diagrams or notes) for the UIUX and development team to follow.

  • Has solid and professional communication and is able to receive feedback and criticism from different stakeholders well.

  • Embrace Change and Learning on a daily basis.

  • Produces, reviews, and interprets metrics and reports regularly and comes up with new

  • suggestions or strategies to improve the business features of the application.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Has demonstrated a broad understanding of various software development approaches, including waterfall, agile, scrum, Kanban.

  • Prior experience in UI/UX designing and wireframing using any of the diagramming tools such as draw.io, sketch, figma, mockplus, etc.

  • Prior experience in designing and delivering a SAAS based web application or mobile application.

  • Prior experience in modernizing a legacy application with minimal available resources but yet able to deliver the modernized application in a timely manner and meet the business expectations.

  • Understanding of the Cloud Computing environment such as AWS

  • Prior experience in troubleshooting issues on the Web page application or APIs

  • Understanding REST API Standard, Swagger, W3C HTML, ADA, RDBMS (Oracle, PostgreSQL), noSQL, Messaging, etc.

  • Prior experience of working with several automation testing tools such as Cypress.io, Newman, Postman, etc. 

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