Product Owner in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/18/2023

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**Hybrid in Washington, DC.**

Our not-for-profit client is looking for a Product Owner to join their team.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

 Responsibilities of the Product Owner:
  • Maximize the value delivered by the team by ensuring that the team backlog is aligned with customer and stakeholder needs
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for the product
  • Work with the Product Manager to ensure that the product strategy and the implementation remain connected throughout the value stream
  • Contribute to Program Increment planning and responsible for conducting agile ceremonies to keep the product team on track towards deliverables
  • Assist with Product backlog prioritization process in collaboration with the Product Manager, System Architects, and other stakeholders
  • Enable the continuous feedback loops that fuels the value stream
  • Understand the underlying business processes and contribute to the product vision and roadmap with the mindset of the customer
  • Recommend innovative approaches to reduce the overhead of developing new features and maintaining existing features
  • Produce comprehensive business and technical documentation relevant to completed products
  • Share progress made by the product team and value delivered to appropriate audiences
Requirements of the Product Owner:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field and at least 10 years of experience as a Product Owner
  • Strong analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills with sharp business value judgment
  • Knowledge of most common Software Development methodologies
  • Ability to prioritize quickly and effectively both in individual work and in the assessment of business requirements/user stories.
  • Ability to influence and drive cross functional teams
  • Working knowledge of the agile software development process
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Job ID: 379899

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group is a leading strategic consulting company that provides business and IT services for our clients as they seek to transform and execute strategies that will drive exceptional outcomes. Leveraging over 30 years of success, we focus on professional services, talent solutions, and life sciences. Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks. We are committed to positively impacting the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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