GE Sr Agile Product Owner in Austin, Texas
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Posted Position Title
Sr Agile Product Owner
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Product Owner will be responsible for identifying and managing product requirements, prioritizing engineering team’s work on features and bugs, and supporting feature launch and rollout processes. The Product Owner will be responsible for understanding and developing fleshed out features with product management, working with the engineering team during grooming sessions to translate those features into user stories, and validating the feature before the release.
Create, maintain, prioritize and sequence the team Backlog according to business value and existing commitments
Work with the Product and User Experience teams to provide detailed guidance and prioritization during the product development process in an Agile environment
Assist with the elaboration of Epics, and Features into user stories that are granular enough to be achieved in a single sprint
Assist the product, engineering, and agile dev team(s) during Agile ceremonies: feature review, backlog grooming, sprint planning and product demos by being the voice of the customer and communicating the value behind each product and prioritization decision
Inspect the product progress at the end of every Sprint to accept or reject work by comparing against the predetermined definition of done.
Conduct/ Coordinate user acceptance testing on features and bug fixes before they are released, ensuring the high quality of products that are being delivered to customers
Communicate to Leadership, Customer Success, Support and other stakeholders rollout plans, feature details and bug status updates
Train, coach and advise other team members on Iterative Product management best practices
Show keen eye for detail and the ability to adhere to deadlines within fast paced environment
3+ years of software product experience in an agile environment
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Experience with the aviation industry and/or industrial operations
Technical background in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, etc
Extraordinary attention to detail, including ability to anticipate likely outcomes/assess risks
Comfortable working closely with Engineering and experience with Agile development teams
Demonstrated success defining and launching excellent products
High energy, can-do attitude with willingness to do what it takes to get things done
Highly quantitative, analytical and business-minded
Ability to solve complex problems in an organized way
Superior communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to communicate effectively with senior leadership