Product Owner - Agile Development Team

Scottsdale, AZ

Posted: 07/17/2019 Employment Type: Contract Industry: IT Job Number: 229535

Product Owner - Agile Development Team

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Scottsdale, AZ

10-month contract

Softworld’ s client has an immediate opening for an Agile Development Team Product Owner.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’ s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  This company’ s employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

Preparation and Participation in PI Planning-
  • Participate in program backlog refinement and preparation for PI planning as a member of the extended Product Management team
  • Lead the Agile team in updating the team backlog before the planning event, including both feature and story definition
  • Participate in the planning event, providing the clarifications necessary to assist the team with their feature and story estimates and sequencing

Iteration/Sprint Execution-
  • Maintain and prioritize the team backlog – with input from System Architect/Engineering and other stakeholders, the PO has the primary responsibility for building, editing, and maintaining the team backlog, consisting of user stories, defects and enablers
  • Review and prioritize the backlog for Iteration/Sprint Planning, including coordination of dependencies with other POs
  • Lead the generation of Features and Stories with emphasis on complete descriptions the Feature/Story outcome/output and acceptance criteria
  • Accept stories at completion. This includes validation that the story meets acceptance criteria and has the appropriate, persistent acceptance tests. The PO also assures a level of quality, focusing primarily on fitness for use.
  • Understand the scope of the upcoming enabler work and collaborate with System and Solution Architect/Engineering to assist with decision-making and sequencing of the critical technological infrastructures that will host the business functionality
  • Participate in team and system demos
  • Participate in team and program retrospectives
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