Sr. Product Manager/Owner

Employer
CGI
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Sr. Product Manager/Owner Position Description Responsible for oversight of the entire MAS product management/ development lifecycle* Work with Team Leads to document and drive the project/product vision.* Meet regularly with CMS Business Owners and End Users to provide guidance on the overall Product Roadmap* Ensure all necessary documentation/identification is completed for Change Requests, including but not limited to: Requirements, User Stories, Business Rules, Process Flows, Non-Functional Requirements, Minimum Viable Product, screen mock-ups and/or wireframes for any UI changes, etc.* Oversee multiple concurrent initiatives within the overall project. Ensure that multiple concurrent initiatives are all taken into account for the overall system. Facilitate regular Scrum of Scrums meetings to make sure initiatives are being accurately tracked and accounted for.* Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, storyboards, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, user stories, scenarios, event lists, business analysis, competitive product analysis, task and workflow analysis, and/or viewpoints.* Decompose high-level business and user requirements into functional requirements * Define and document all business rules* Define quality attributes, external interfaces, constraints, and other nonfunctional requirements.* Represent requirements using alternative views, such as BPMN* Lead requirements analysis and verification, ensuring that requirement statements are complete, consistent, concise, comprehensible, traceable, feasible, unambiguous, and verifiable, and that they conform to standards. Your future duties and responsibilities * Participate in requirements prioritization.* Participate in peer reviews and inspections of requirements documents.* Participate in peer reviews of work products derived from requirements specifications to ensure that the requirements were interpreted correctly.* Enter, manipulate, and report on requirements stored in JIRA. Define requirement attributes and facilitate their use throughout the project.* Manage requirements traceability information and track requirements status throughout the project.* Identify requirements errors and defects, and write requirements defect identification and notification reports.* Manage changes to base-lined requirements through effective application of change control processes and tools.* Establish and implement effective requirements practices, including use and continuous improvement of a requirements process. Assist with the development of the organization's requirements engineering policies, procedures, and tools.* Collaborate with scrum teams to clearly communicate and clarify the requirements and product vision. Required qualifications to be successful in this role Requirements gathering and management:* Applies a diverse toolkit for eliciting and documenting business requirements including both written methods such as Use Cases and User Stories, as well as visual methods such as UML and BPMN* Maintains requirements traceability * Verifies the final product as delivered by the Scrum teams is "done" and meets that stated goals and vision 5-8 yearsAgile/Scrum* Product ownership experience in an Agile environment* Significant experience creating user stories and associated documentation, eg screen mock-ups, wireframes, etc.* Participates in product backlog grooming and management, user story development and mapping, and consults with scrum teams regarding product requirements and vision 3-5 yearsProduct Management* Collaborates with external business and application stakeholders and internal product owners to define requirements to support the product roadmap and vision.* Maintains an understanding of the application end users, business community, and relevant policy and legislative requirements that contribute to the direction of the product.* Understands the competitive landscape and anticipates industry trends and patterns to future-proof the product. 3-5 yearsTechnical Knowledge* Experience with JIRA, Confluence and other related ALM tools* Certified Scrum Master (CSM) required* Certified Scrum Product Owner certification preferred. At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please.All CGI offers of employment in the US are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information. Skills Reference 532443 Company Description: At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com. This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No unsolicited agency referrals please. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.