Product Owner (Job Code : J44554)  

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7.00 - 12.00  Years 
Product Owner
Educational Level:
Stream of Study:
Industrial Type:
IT-Software/Software Services
Functional Area:
IT Software - Application Programming / Maintenance
Key Skills:
Product Owner, Jira
Job Post Date:
2021-10-18 18:09:31  

 Company Description
Our Client build software products for the Oil and Gas industry expert, . Started in 2009, they have developed enterprise analytics and workflow software solutions designed for upstream operators to optimize oil production while maximizing cashflow.
Their team consists of top-notch talent from IITs, IIMs and Top US universities. in their office locations in Los Angeles and Bengaluru.

 Job Description
Product Owner
Our Client is looking for a Product Owner to define and execute the tactical approach to a product vision. You will synthesize the strategic roadmap into actionable sprint backlogs through user stories. You will collaborate with design, engineering, and product management to help our customers realize ROI, eliminate toil, and drive decisions through their upstream oil and gas operations data. You’ll collaborate with sales, marketing, and customer success to ensure enablement, understanding, and uptime. You will guide your team in owning the solution from a customer obsesses point of view. You’ll drive the scrum rituals that help your team deliver valuable, usable, feasible, and viable solutions.


o Maintain a prioritized product backlog for the data technologies scrum teams.
o Lead standups, refinement, estimation, and retrospective rituals on behalf of your team.
o Evangelize an empathy for our end-users via the tactical approaches you articulate.
o Engage in tiny acts of discovery to help define the tactical execution of the strategy.
o Collaborate continuously with design, QA, engineering, and stakeholders to shape solutions that address key outcomes for our end users.
o Enable sales, marketing, and customer success through training and documentation.
o Sit in on customer conversations to hear their stories and understand their pain points.
o Exhibit influence without authority in both verbal and written communications with all parties.
o Identify and track OKRs and KPIs to capture and communicate product success.
o Help support the organization through change, evolution, and growth.
o Daily demonstrate both servant leadership and a strong bias for action.

Background and Experience:

o You have a strong background in SaaS applications and technologies to create winning solutions.
o You are technical enough to work with engineers and participate in architecture and design discussions.
o You are accustomed to making decisions based on qualitative and quantitative analysis.
o You effectively drive reliable estimations through INVEST shaped user stories.
o You know how to create detailed acceptance criteria with all the happy and sad paths.
o You listen and ask questions with the intent to learn, understand, and shape your ideas and direction
o You know how and when to split stories, blow up sprints, and manage change.
o You are a practical but compelling storyteller who can adjust based on the audience.
o You have worked extensively with designers, researchers, and engineers.
o You know good design guidelines and practice system thinking.
o You have healthy habits for keeping your product craft and skillsets up to date.
o You know how to be an influential servant leader and coach with very little authority to command.
o You can disagree but know how to align to the direction moving forward strongly.
o You are experienced in the art of the positive no and getting to yes.
o You can’t wait to learn the product and fall in love with our customer’s problems.
o Your greatest asset is your ability to think and communicate.

Bonus Background Experience:

o Moving Customers from on-Prem to SaaS is a very strong plus
o Past work with a growth-stage startup a very strong plus
o Analytics and data integration is a strong plus
o Upstream oil & gas operations is a strong plus
o Analytics instrumentation using Pendo is a plus
o AI and recommender systems is a plus
o Low-code/No-Coe experience is a plus
o Running ideation sessions through Miro is helpful
o Automated documentation through Jira & Confluence is helpful
o Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery is helpful
o Automated testing is helpful