Agile Product Owner at TransUnion
What We'll BringWhat we’ll bring:
At TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We are consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
Come be a part of our team – you’ll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.
Protecting the health and wellness of our associates and candidates considering a career at TransUnion is our highest priority. In supporting this vision, our recruitment and new hire experience for this role is fully virtual for the time being. Candidates interviewing will get to know our team over the phone and video, and this role will operate virtually upon hire until we return to the office. Even though we’re not physically together right now, our goal is to provide you a supportive candidate and new hire experience that will immerse you in our culture and set you up for success at TransUnion.
What You'll BringExperience in working with Agile / Scrum work environment as a Product Owner, Scrum Master, or Business Analyst: writing user stories, and following the development process through user story acceptance
Technical aptitude including experience working with API based products, and abilities to speak to product and technical capabilities.
Practical understanding of Scrum principles and practices
Experience systematically analyzing problems, drawing relevant conclusions, and devising appropriate courses of action.
Excellent communication skills and business process knowledge.
Impact You'll Make
As an exceptional Product Owner, you will drive value add and high quality features in support of an enterprise wide strategy to converge core technologies to a more robust services architecture. Part of our Global Technology organization, you will help develop robust, compelling, and integrated data, tools, and technology solutions that can be leveraged across vertical value chains, and integrate easily into product and customer workflows. The impact you will make include the following:
Voice of the business to the team
Represent capabilities and features at team level in supporting Scrum Framework
Ensure traceability between requirements to Features to user stories
Collaborate with solution architect, product manager, and engineering lead to translate requirements into user stories for the development teams to implement.
Review of test cases against user stories acceptance criteria
Prioritize the Product Backlog aligned with business priority as communicated by the Product Manager
Formally accept the user stories once all acceptance criteria are met and demo-ed
Be a leader during Product Backlog grooming sessions, retrospectives, defect management and project team’s release planning sessions
Use your excellent communication skills to understand technical requests and accurately translate into product features that include benefit hypotheses, outcome hypotheses, and acceptance criteria.
Inspire and motivate the development teams to deliver innovative and exciting solutions with an appropriate sense of urgency.
Work with QA and analyze data and test results to ensure integrity is maintained throughout program lifecycle and ensure market and business needs are satisfied.