Product Owner

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Princeton, NJ, US

Company: Dover Corporation

The Company

MI offices located in Princeton NJ: a center for learning and innovation for over 100 years and home to Princeton University. Moreover, the employees may enjoy a great range of activities close by: skiing, hiking, great beaches, multiple culture events and, of course, access to New York City and Philadelphia. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information or any other factors prohibited by law. 
 

Are you a self-motivated, confident, and passionate Agile Product owner who has experience with backlog management and working across global teams?

 

In this role you’ll be… working as part of the evolving Agile Software engineering team to develop our next-generation Software products and solutions in Packaging Intelligence and Brand protection portfolio.

 

You’ll have an opportunity to… contribute to the next-generation products.

You should possess… Minimum of 5 years using Agile methodologies as a Product Owner.

 

Principal Activities / Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Lead efforts focused on development of product capabilities. 
  • Be able to provide data driven estimates and metrics.
  • In collaboration with the team and stakeholders, build and manage product backlog to ensure alignment on vision, goals and priorities of the product.
  • Ensure the team has an adequate amount of prepared stories to work on.
  • Lead requirements-gathering efforts on high level features and epics, working with Product Marketing, Reliability, Technical Service and Support, and System Engineering.
  • Work with other Product Owners to ensure there is a coordinated approach to deliver value.
  • In conjunction with the team, develop story details and support sizing effort and story decomposition.
  • Drive backlog refinement activities and be a core contributor in sprint planning as well as sprint review ceremonies.
  • Enable team delivery by minimizing variability in currently executed sprint.
  • Ensure completed stories meet the definition of done.
  • Prepare and present sprint accomplishments
  • Gather and present project and sprint data to management team


 

Education and/or Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or related field
  • 5-8 years of experience using Agile methodologies, related to Product Owner role
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills with the ability to engage, influence, and inspire stakeholders to drive collaboration and alignment
  • Proactive, self-starter with excellent project management skills and ability to manage multiple tasks effectively
  • High degree of organization, individual initiative, and personal accountability
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner, PMPO, Scrum, SAFe. - preferred
  • Proven track record of delivering data driven solutions with a customer-first mindset
  • Established background in launching software or services in partnership with engineering teams and high degree of proficiency in prototyping, iterative development, understating of Agile principles
  • Ability for domestic and international travel (20%)

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.


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