technical product owner in rockville

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job type
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US$ 70 per hour
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job details

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location
rockville, maryland
job category
Information Technology
job type
contract
salary
US$ 70 per hour
reference number
628414
phone
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job description

job summary:

Overview:

Randstad Technologies, a global and national leader in the IT Staffing and Services industry has an immediate need for a Technical Product Owner to sit onsite in Rockville, MD to join a highly talented and growing development team.

This is a long term contract, paying up to $75/hr. Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

Summary:

Are you passionate about providing great products for your customers? Are you fanatically focused on the customer experience? Do you also have a sharp technical mindset and have the ability to script SQL queries?

We are looking for exceptional, experienced Product Owners to help deliver on a large, multi-year effort that will transform the way customers interact with us.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Listen to and engage in meaningful dialog with the customers to elicit feature and prioritization requests
  • Perform research and analysis as necessary to validate and clarify feature and feature prioritization requests
  • Interact with partner teams as necessary to manage cross-system dependencies
  • Capture features in the product backlog, including well defined Acceptance Criteria; decompose epics into deliverable stories
  • Backlog grooming
  • Create new and improve existing product documentation - primarily help documentation and related resources
  • Assist with Customer Support as necessary
  • Communicate releases to stakeholders and customers
  • With technical team, create and maintain a product roadmap
  • Own the vision; communicate the vision; drive the vision
  • Ultimately, it all boils down to: Deliver Product That Provides Value to Your Customers in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Able to understand technical architecture, technical design considerations and trade-offs

Qualifications

  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Ability to read/write/code SQL
  • Rest API / API based product design
  • Strong communication skills - able to communicate effectively with business and technical team members, partners, and stakeholders, up and down the org chart
  • Strong Agile knowledge and experience - minimum 4 years
  • Product Owners with exceptional tech chops are especially interesting; tech chops might include: significant hands-on experience in app development, automated testing, devops, database, etc.
  • Passionate and enthusiastic personality and strong interpersonal skills
 
location: Rockville, Maryland
job type: Contract
salary: $70 - 75 per hour
work hours: 9 to 6
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Listen to and engage in meaningful dialog with the customers to elicit feature and prioritization requests
  • Perform research and analysis as necessary to validate and clarify feature and feature prioritization requests
  • Interact with partner teams as necessary to manage cross-system dependencies
  • Capture features in the product backlog, including well defined Acceptance Criteria; decompose epics into deliverable stories
  • Backlog grooming
  • Create new and improve existing product documentation - primarily help documentation and related resources
  • Assist with Customer Support as necessary
  • Communicate releases to stakeholders and customers
  • With technical team, create and maintain a product roadmap
  • Own the vision; communicate the vision; drive the vision
  • Ultimately, it all boils down to: Deliver Product That Provides Value to Your Customers in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Able to understand technical architecture, technical design considerations and trade-offs
 
qualifications:
  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Ability to read/write/code SQL
  • Rest API / API based product design
  • Strong communication skills - able to communicate effectively with business and technical team members, partners, and stakeholders, up and down the org chart
  • Strong Agile knowledge and experience - minimum 4 years
  • Product Owners with exceptional tech chops are especially interesting; tech chops might include: significant hands-on experience in app development, automated testing, devops, database, etc.
  • Passionate and enthusiastic personality and strong interpersonal skills
 
skills:
  • SQL scripting, (complex queries w/ analytical functions)
  • Ability to give 1-2 specifics examples of features/products they have built
  • Rest API / API based product design
  • Hands on data querying experience
  • Experience writing stories & doing data analysis to understand sourcing of data.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

  • SQL scripting, (complex queries w/ analytical functions)
  • Ability to give 1-2 specifics examples of features/products they have built 
  • Rest API / API based product design
  • Hands on data querying experience
  • Experience writing stories & doing data analysis to understand sourcing of data.

qualification

  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Ability to read/write/code SQL
  • Rest API / API based product design
  • Strong communication skills – able to communicate effectively with business and technical team members, partners, and stakeholders, up and down the org chart
  • Strong Agile knowledge and experience – minimum 4 years
  • Product Owners with exceptional tech chops are especially interesting; tech chops might include: significant hands-on experience in app development, automated testing, devops, database, etc.
  • Passionate and enthusiastic personality and strong interpersonal skills

responsibilities

  • Listen to and engage in meaningful dialog with the customers to elicit feature and prioritization requests
  • Perform research and analysis as necessary to validate and clarify feature and feature prioritization requests
  • Interact with partner teams as necessary to manage cross-system dependencies
  • Capture features in the product backlog, including well defined Acceptance Criteria; decompose epics into deliverable stories
  • Backlog grooming
  • Create new and improve existing product documentation – primarily help documentation and related resources
  • Assist with Customer Support as necessary
  • Communicate releases to stakeholders and customers
  • With technical team, create and maintain a product roadmap
  • Own the vision; communicate the vision; drive the vision
  • Ultimately, it all boils down to: Deliver Product That Provides Value to Your Customers in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Able to understand technical architecture, technical design considerations and trade-offs

educational requirements

Bachelors