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Agile Product Owner/Business Analyst Service in Boston, MA at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 5/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/15/2018

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We strive to provide comprehensive, quality and an affordable suite benefits. Our employees are eligible for Medical, Vision, Dental, Short Term Disability and 401K and other benefits. 

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Charlotte, NC (preferred); Waltham/Boston, MA; remote

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Partner with the initiative sponsor to understand vision and goals and translate these requirements into user stories
  • Define digital metrics in support of sponsor’s goals and stated outcomes
  • Plan delivery, scheduling and prioritization of deliverables and track risks and issues in collaboration with scrum team and greater institutional digital store
  • Sponsor initiative for required portfolio and program management routines
  • Own requirements/user stories and related acceptance criteria; lead regular story grooming sessions with the team to refine and prioritize the backlog
  • Incorporate Voice of the Customer (VOC - client and internal user feedback) during the development and prioritization of requirements and use stories
  • Coordinate reviews and demonstrations with stakeholders including sprint reviews; gathering required approvals
  • Work with Usability testing lead to prioritize functionality to be tested; help develop test script; add stories to backlog and prioritize based on usability feedback
  • Partner with Technology to translate user stories into functional stories and tasks
  • Coordinate reviews with legal, compliance and risk and gather specific approvals
  • Review and approve QA stories; participate in end user testing and coordinate testing by business users as needed; approve final test results
  • Partner with Marketing/Copywriter to define copy requirements
  • Ensure client-ready prototype for sales and client demonstrations
  • Ensure adherence to and maintenance of the Institutional Digital Playbook
  • Create appropriate initiative documentation including milestones balancing stakeholder needs and effectively negotiating tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget across multiple initiative owners

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:

  • 4+ years of financial industry experience
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile methodology preferably as Scrum Product Owner
  • 2+ years of experience working within Digital Technology in a Financial Services firm