Product Owner/Manager

Ark Ideas - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)


f you are a highly-motivated individual with a genuine interest in technology a passion to deliver cutting-edge products, we have the perfect job for you!

Ark Ideas, a technology development and marketing company, is seeking a strong software Product Owner / Project Manager to work with our skilled development team in order to deliver best software solutions to our clients and our innovative and industry-leading products.

Requirements:
Product Owner requirements and qualifications

  • Previous working experience as a Project Manager / Product Owner
  • Deep understanding of technology, and technology best practices
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Creative thinker with a vision
  • Attention to details
Product Owner duties and responsibilities

  • Take lead of scrum teams as the Product Owner
  • Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements
  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product
  • Define product vision, road-map and growth opportunities
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
  • Work closely with Product Management to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI
  • Lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
  • Research and analyze market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
  • Work with clients and internal stakeholders to understand the business needs, and translate them into functional user stories for development
Benefits:
Benefits

Pay is dependent on skill level and experience. We offer competitive salaries, health insurance, paid vacation time, 401k & team oriented environment in Center City Philadelphia.