Product Manager

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Irvine, CA

Industry: Technology

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5 - 7 years

Posted 13 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Product Manager for our client in Irvine, CA

Job Title: Product Manager

Job Location: Irvine, CA

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

Mandate: 

 

  • B2B integration experience – 3rd party integration platform knowledge

Responsibilities:

 

  • Leads product definition and prioritization by working with business stakeholders, developers, and internal/external customers and Responsible for developing, defining and owning the product vision and strategy with knowledge of B2B EDI.
  • Identify and propose enhancements to improve the manual process.
  • Effectively collaborate and communicate product roadmap, project status, sprint reviews, and issues to accounting operations, executive management, and other stakeholders as necessary.
  • Participates/facilitates agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Demonstrations and Retrospectives
  • Engages the development teams on agile values, principles and practices
  • Maintains feature backlog and life cycle of features from inception to completion
  • Assists with risk, change and dependency management
  • Delivers business requirements via artifacts such as epics, features, stories, acceptance criteria, wireframe diagrams, interaction diagrams, mockups/demos, etc
  • Assist with developing/clarifying the business case and prioritization of features and enhancements
  • Manages User Requirements sets
  • Authors User level requirements
  • Prioritize Requirements
  • Build upon requirements models
  • Grooms and prioritizes User Story backlog
  • Understanding of roles and responsibilities in the agile software development environments
  • Understanding of web application and web service product architectures and basic features

 

Qualifications:

Facilitation skills: 

 

  • Ability to facilitate meetings and requirements definition and be a liaison between internal/external customers, developers and stakeholders

Analytical skills: 

 

  • Detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.

Organizational skills: 

 

  • Ability to work with the vast array of information gathered during requirements analysis and to exercise flexibility with changing business priorities

Interpersonal skills: 

 

  • Ability to help negotiate priorities and to resolve conflicts among representatives from various business and development teams

Team skills: 

 

  • Works well with others; delivers positive energy to their team

Time Management skills: 

 

  • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment and consistently meet deadlines and work independently with minimal supervision

Modeling skills: 

 

  • Ability to represent requirements in graphical forms that clarify and augment written requirements

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor's degree or related experiencepreferred
  • At least five years of Product Manager experience

 

Knowledge that's a Plus:

 

  • Experience working with globally distributed scrum teams
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and/or other Agile/Scrum certifications
  • Requires general business skills, industry knowledge on distribution, logistics, and planning skills, long-term vision, and executive presence
  • Experienced in Agile tools like TFS or Jira.