WestDesMoinesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for West Des Moines jobs

Product Owner

Company: Farmers Mutual
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Job Description:

Product OwnerLooking for a company with a great culture and work life balance? We are looking to hire an experienced Product Owner (PO) to serve as the business product team lead to ensure products deliver on core user-value while meeting key milestones. The qualified candidate will be responsible for providing business analysis knowledge and best practices for all technology changes. Is responsible for development backlog creation, backlog prioritization, story writing, user acceptance and delivering business value. Local candidates preferred.The successful candidate will also perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Works alongside Agile Portfolio Manager to collaborate and contribute on product strategy and strategic decisions.
    • Bridges the communication between the agile/project teams and key stakeholders by building and maintaining relationships across the organization.
      • Collaborates with other stakeholders (product owners, project managers, and executive leadership) to define and maintain consistent product goals and vision.
      • Assists with leading the discovery process on projects which includes process mapping, story mapping, release planning, and relative sizing.
      • Assists with the creation of the product roadmap and continually reviews and refines it as needed.
      • Assists with managing cross team dependencies, negotiating and reprioritizing as appropriate.
      • Collaborates with tenured Product Owners to determine if work should be rejected if it does not add value or prevents the team's progress from moving forward.
      • Accepts completed development efforts by ensuring that the user value is delivered, and acceptance criteria are met.
      • Assists with designing, implementing, and performing user acceptance testing on new programs, services, and approaches that meet consumer needs.
      • Represents the Agile Portfolio Project Management (APPM) team in day-to-day agile scrum team meetings including: Daily Stand-Ups; Sprint Reviews; Sprint and Product Integration Planning; Sprint Retrospectives; Backlog refinement and grooming sessions.Required Qualifications: Associates degree Information Technology, Business, or related field required, with 1 to 5 years of related work experience, or equivalent combination or education and/or work experience. Bachelor's degree preferred. Must be able to work with people at all levels of the organization, including outside consultants and vendors and influence others without formal authority. Good organizational and time management skills. Good communication and presentation skills and knowledge of Agile processes and methodologies. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office programs especially Word and Excel. Experience with Agile software highly desirable.Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company offers a competitive salary, benefits, and exceptional work environment.This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company does not discriminate in employment (EOE). All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

Keywords: Farmers Mutual, West Des Moines , Product Owner, Other , West Des Moines, Iowa

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Other Jobs

Front of Store Attendant
Description: Job Description Lot Associates assist customers with the loading of their vehicles and also monitor
Company: The Home Depot
Location: Maxwell
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Travel CT Tech - $1,540 per week
Description: Cross Country Allied is seeking a travel CT Tech for a travel job in Pella, Iowa.Job Description Requirements ul li Specialty: CT Tech li Discipline: Allied Health Professional li Start Date: (more...)
Company: NurseFly
Location: Pella
Posted on: 01/17/2021

91J Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer
Description: The Army National Guard uses a wide range of systems that help protect and serve the force, and as a Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer, you'll be in charge of making sure those systems keep (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Johnston
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Avionics and Survivability Equipment Repairer (94R)
Description: Avionics and Survivability Equipment Repairers are essential members of the communications maintenance team, tasked with keeping the lines of communication open. In this specialty, you will be responsible (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Boone
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Stryker Systems Maintainer (91S)
Description: Stryker Vehicles are fast, highly-mobile combat vehicles used by the military to triumph on the battlefield. As a Stryker Systems Maintainer for the Army National Guard, you will be responsible for keeping (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Johnston
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Description: Administrator-Nursing HomeLocated near Norwoodville, IAA beautiful, skilled long term care nursing home located near Norwoodville, IA
Company: Hudson View Network Inc.
Location: Pleasantville
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Application Architect (Mulesoft Architect)
Description: US-IA-Des Moines br US-GA-Alpharetta br US-NC-Charlotte br US-TX-Fort Worth br US-FL-Tallahassee br US-MN-St. Paul br US-NE-LincolnReq No. 2021-7223Category ProfessionalType Full-TimeThe (more...)
Company: CO-OP Financial Services
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 01/17/2021

91D Power-Generation Equipment Repairer
Description: Since the Army National Guard uses a plethora of electronic systems, power is essential to success. As the Power-Generation Equipment Repairer, you'll supply the power to run virtually every aspect of (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Johnston
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Need a gig? Deliver with Uber Eats!
Description: Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule.Deliver with Uber Eats on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends-it's up to you.Earn Extra Money. You'll earn (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Queen City
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Mortgage Loan Officer III
Description: GreenState Credit UnionMortgage Loan Officer IIIUS-IA-UrbandaleJob ID: 2021-2631Type: Exempt Full-Time of Openings: 1Category: MortgageGreenState Credit UnionOverviewCome join an aggressive institution (more...)
Company: Greenstate Credit Union
Location: Urbandale
Posted on: 01/17/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Iowa jobs by following @recnetIA on Twitter!

West Des Moines RSS job feeds