Job Details
Job Id:
11114
Title:
Product Owner
Job Type:
Permanent
Location:
Brentwood TN 
Description:
A client in the Nashville Tennessee area is seeking a Product Owner for a permanent position.

In addition to salary, this position is offered up to a 5% annual bonus based on the companies, and individuals’ performance. This company is experiencing tremendous growth. This growth provides the opportunity to work with a firm where hard work leads to the opportunity for career advancement. The client is utilizing many cutting edge technologies and are seeking individuals who are willing to contribute, but also to grow their skills by learning new concepts and technologies.

The Product Owner is responsible for the success of the product by maximizing the output of the development team within an Agile framework. You’ll be responsible for prioritizing the backlog, clearly expressing the product backlog items, prioritizing the items to best achieve product goals and optimizing the value of the work the team performs.

Responsibilities:
• Lead collaboration efforts with business stakeholders, UX, Product Managers, and technical teams to understand, analyze, refine, prioritize, and communicate needs on single-team initiatives
• Convert ambiguity into clarity
• Articulate the product vision, writing new user stories, and specify acceptance of each user story
• Create/communicate requirements artifacts that translate business needs into executable stories
• Take an active leadership role in epic/story grooming and elaboration in the context of sprint planning and grooming sessions
• Ensure full understanding of project scope, objectives, and requirements for prioritized initiatives
• Communicate the upcoming priorities of work and ensure the technical team understands the items in the product backlog
• Safeguard quality upfront and accept completed work
• Collaborate and provide transparency into development plans and upcoming releases for prioritized initiatives
• Ensure customer focus, working with performance and support teams to validate ongoing user experience
• Communicates information typically within and around the agile team on matters relevant to prioritized initiatives
• May provide guidance and assistance to entry level Product Owners and/or support employees

Requirements:
•Established and productive individual contributor with 2 to 4 years of relevant work experience leading development teams in an Agile development or SaaS environment
•Works independently, under some supervision
•Strong communication skills including presentation and collaboration around assigned areas

Preferred Skills:
•Healthcare experience

Travel:
•Up to 10% as needed

Education:
A Bachelor's degree is preferred

Other Requirements:
- Criminal background check
- Drug screening

Alltech, Inc. is a leading provider of IT staffing services in Nashville and the surrounding areas. We do contract (Salaried, W-2, 1099 or Corp-to-Corp), contract-to-hire and direct placements within the Information Technology field. Alltech, Inc. offers a full line of company-paid benefits to our salaried and W-2 employees. Our 1099 subcontractors have a full line of benefits available to them through our partnership with Benefit Consultants, Inc.

If you are considering relocation, the Nashville area is nationally respected as a great place to live, work and play. Nashville is proud to be the home of the Tennessee Titans, Nashville Predators and Nashville Sounds. Some of Nashville's living advantages include:

-- low cost of living (including NO state income tax)
-- international airport
-- unique, affordable residential areas
-- abundant parks, waterways and recreational areas
-- lively cultural base
-- diverse economic base
-- seasonal climate

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
No third party recruiters/agencies.