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Product Manager, Academics

Campus Management
Boca Raton, FL 33433
  • Job Code
    115716315
Campus Management
The Product Manager is a key stakeholder of the project and has a solid understanding of users, the market place, the competition and future trends for the domain or type of system being developed. Writes and supports requirements for the product functionality being developed and prioritizes the product backlog. Work closely with key stakeholders throughout the organization and beyond. Understands the market needs and conveys these needs across the organization, including to the Scrum team in the form of features and product backlog items. Responsible for prioritizing the backlog based on business value and serving as the point person for the coders and testers on the Scrum team. Participates in standard Scrum meetings including stand-ups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, poker planning, release planning, and release readiness. Responsible for signing off on features to ensure they meet the agreed-upon acceptance criteria and overall market need.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Developing features and product backlog items for all new functionality, presenting features and product backlog items to the product teams in grooming and design sessions.
  • Ensuring new functionality meets the acceptance criteria so the work can be designated as complete.
  • Assists the Scrum team with release planning, functional research, and release testing.
  • Assigns prioritized items (features and product backlog items) from the product backlog to the Scrum Teams.
  • Participates in team planning meetings and available to provide advice, clarification, and guidance during the execution of each Sprint.
  • Inspects, accepts or rejects completed work from the development Sprint.
  • Has final sign-off of the product release at different levels.
  • Responsible for stakeholder management, engaging with key customer contacts and with sales and marketing as required to ensure that all relevant inputs to the product backlog have been collected and prioritized.
  • Ensures that the product backlog is constantly prioritized to secure delivery of maximum business value.
  • Subject matter expert in the relevant product domains and feature/functionality perspective.
  • Continues to develop an understanding of target market and user base.
  • Bachelor's degree, and equivalent experience required.
  • 6+ years of relevant industry or product management experience.
  • Scrum Product Owner certification (CSPO) a plus.
  • Knowledge of Higher Education domain with experience in Records and Services.
  • Familiar with Scrum methodologies and Product Manager/Product Owner role.
  • Strong time management skills and project management skills.
  • Must thrive in a fast-paced, time-compressed and dynamic environment.
  • Story mapping experience is desired.
  • Skilled at writing acceptance criteria and defining requirement for a team.
  • Familiarity with the requirements management tool, such as Azure DevOps.
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills.
  • Takes accountability and ensures quality deliverables.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

PI115716315

Campus Management<div> <div style="color: #333333;">The Product Manager is a key stakeholder of the project and has a solid understanding of users, the market place, the competition and future trends for the domain or type of system being developed. <span>Writes and supports requirements for the product functionality being developed and prioritizes the product backlog. </span><span>Work closely with key stakeholders throughout the organization and beyond. Understands the market needs and conveys these needs across the organization, including to the Scrum team in the form of features and product backlog items. Responsible for prioritizing the backlog based on business value and serving as the point person for the coders and testers on the Scrum team. Participates in standard Scrum meetings including stand-ups, backlog grooming, sprint planning, poker planning, release planning, and release readiness. Responsible for signing off on features to ensure they meet the agreed-upon acceptance criteria and overall market need.</span></div> <p style="color: #333333; margin: 0px 0px 10px;"> </p> <p style="color: #333333; margin: 0px 0px 10px;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Essential Job Responsibilities</strong></span></p> </div> <ul> <li>Developing features and product backlog items for all new functionality, presenting features and product backlog items to the product teams in grooming and design sessions.</li> <li>Ensuring new functionality meets the acceptance criteria so the work can be designated as complete. </li> <li>Assists the Scrum team with release planning, functional research, and release testing. </li> <li>Assigns prioritized items (features and product backlog items) from the product backlog to the Scrum Teams.</li> <li>Participates in team planning meetings and available to provide advice, clarification, and guidance during the execution of each Sprint.</li> <li>Inspects, accepts or rejects completed work from the development Sprint.</li> <li>Has final sign-off of the product release at different levels. </li> <li>Responsible for stakeholder management, engaging with key customer contacts and with sales and marketing as required to ensure that all relevant inputs to the product backlog have been collected and prioritized. </li> <li>Ensures that the product backlog is constantly prioritized to secure delivery of maximum business value.</li> <li>Subject matter expert in the relevant product domains and feature/functionality perspective.</li> <li>Continues to develop an understanding of target market and user base.</li> </ul> <ul> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Bachelor's degree, and equivalent experience required.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>6+ years of relevant industry or product management experience.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Scrum Product Owner certification (CSPO) a plus.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Knowledge of Higher Education domain with experience in Records and Services.<span></span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Familiar with Scrum methodologies and Product Manager/Product Owner role.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Strong time management skills and project management skills.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Must thrive in a fast-paced, time-compressed and dynamic environment.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Story mapping experience is desired.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span>Skilled at writing acceptance criteria and defining requirement for a team.</span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span> Familiarity with the requirements management tool, such as Azure DevOps. </span></li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;">Excellent communication and coordination skills.</li> <li style="margin-left: 0.25in;"><span> Takes accountability and ensures quality deliverables. </span></li> </ul>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/RDVezoFEzBresPbefpaLj"> <p>PI115716315</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-22 Expires: 2019-12-23

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