Product Owner in Riverwoods, IL at CRS Group

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

Position:  Product Owner
Duration: 6+ month contract
Location:  Deerfield, IL 60015
      I am looking for a Product Owner or Business Process Analyst with CSPO Certification (preferred) and with Agile / Scrum experience within emerging payments, digital wallets, mobile wallet, payment card, banking card, financial services, lending or eCommerce projects. 

     The ideal candidate will have experience writing user stories, features and epics as well as have to partner closely with technology and other strategy teams to deliver critical digital commerce initiatives. This is really a technology focused in the realm of digital commerce. You will take the existing road maps and will work with technical architects and cross functional teams. 

      Financial services, ewallet, ecommerce, checkout, online checkout, payment services, B2C setting, Agile Scrum hybrid transformation experience, SAFe certification or CSPO certification is ideal

You will write user stories, handle product backlog, for the ecommerce initiatives within the digital check out using ApplePay, SamsungPay, GooglePay and PayPal wallet. You will be working with the partners to integrate into the merchants and will be using Rally. 

The Digital User Experience team is seeking an experienced Product Owner to lead an Agile team in driving strategic initiatives. This person will partner closely with technology and strategy teams to deliver critical initiatives. The Product Owner is a key member of the business who is the conduit to technology through the agile team, is responsible for writing and accepting user stories that align to the product features and ensures the backlog stays full and is prioritized. Partners closely with Product Managers to prepare features and user stories for continuous planning cycles.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Partners with Agile team to deliver customer and business value through product features.
  • Develops user stories from prioritized features.
  • Leads efforts to attain product vision and objectives.
  • Writes acceptance criteria for user stories.
  • Ensures that user stories meet the Definition of Ready (DoR) and are updated in the system.
  • Provides status updates to the business and management.
  • Collaborates with agile teams to follow through on business priorities and visions.
  • Manages and prioritizes sprint backlogs.
  • Empowers decisions regarding functionality and priority in the sprint.
  • Approves each user story during the sprint.

  • Bachelor’s in Business, Information Technology, Finance, Engineering
  • 2+ years as Product Owner, Business Analyst, Customer Service and Relationships, IT or related
  • SAFe
  • Agile/Scrum
  • If no degree, then 4+ years as Product Owner, Business Analyst, Customer Service and Relationships, IT or related
  • CSPO preferred (not required) 

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.