Associate Product Owner

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and energetic Associate Product Owner to join our team and help push our products forward to bring them to the next level of excellence in our industry.

The Product Management team works closely with customers, prospects, partners, service, sales, and engineering teams to guide new features and products from idea to release. As an Associate Product Owner, you will translate business needs into technical requirements to deliver technology solutions to help make our clients happy. In this role you will work closely with many diverse groups both inside and outside the company, be a bridge of communication to solve problems, deliver fantastic products, and help drive success at Litera Microsystems.

What It Takes:

  • Relentless pursuit of excellence
  • Attention to detail
  • Quick thinking
  • Ability to influence and persuade
  • Strong initiative, drive and self-direction
  • Proficiency at juggling multiple tasks
  • Being comfortable in a fast-moving and quickly-changing environment
  • Partnering with others to accomplish goals

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product Managers to develop our product vision, strategy, and roadmap
  • Drive release planning and execution to successfully deliver both strategic and tactical market driven products
  • Write and refine user stories with clear acceptance criteria which effectively communicate problems to be solved by engineering
  • Use market research and market driven feedback to own and prioritize the development backlogs
  • Partner with service, sales, and development teams to act as the voice of the customer and to channel feedback, mediate, and drive consensus between these groups
  • Work with marketing, technical writing, service, and sales to successfully launch products, attend industry and client events, provide thought leadership, as well as create training materials

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required, BS or MS preferred
  • 0-2 years of experience with enterprise software product management, product owner, or business analyst experience in an agile environment
  • Knowledge of Pragmatic Marketing (certification a plus)
  • Knowledge of agile concepts or lean practices
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to translate complex business and technical details to and from development and client facing groups
  • Must work well with multiple stakeholders with differing objectives in a dynamic environment
  • A self-motivated leader with a curiosity and passion to deliver great products and user experiences

Who We Are:

Litera Microsystems is the leading provider of software for drafting, proofreading, comparing, repairing and cleaning documents in the legal and life sciences industries worldwide. Our core products empower users to generate, review, and distribute high-quality content quickly and securely, from any device. Today, Litera Microsystems supports thousands of document-intensive organizations across the globe, helping them satisfy the complex demands of clients and regulators.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • AccessDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • SQLiteDatabases
    • IllustratorDesign
    • PhotoshopDesign
    • Aha!Management
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM
    • HubspotEmail
    • HubspotLead Gen

Location

Our office in Riverside Plaza looks over the river, is close to several train and bus stops and a short walk away from restaurants downtown.

An Insider's view of Litera Microsystems

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Our culture is heavily focused on collaboration and growth, and everyone is approachable, from the CEO right through to the developers. Though I'm in sales, I regularly speak with our customer success, product, and marketing teams.

Abhijat

Director of International Sales

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

The best part of working here has been the opportunity to grow and learn. I started when I was 23 and have had many different roles and responsibilities on my journey with the company.

Nick

Senior Consultant

What is your vision for the company?

At Litera Microsystems, we know that a great culture emerges from the people you hire. We hire the best and brightest, and take pride in taking care of our employees who in return, take care of us and our clients.

Brittani

VP of Human Resources

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

I'm inspired by the talented group of people I work with. One of the many benefits of working with a small company is that everyone has a direct impact on the outcome of our business. There is a sense of pride and ownership.

Kim

Business Analyst

What are Litera Microsystems Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Our benefits package goes beyond health insurance, PTO and 401ks. We provide our employees with plenty of opportunities for volunteering, flexible work hours, options to occasionally work from home, snacks in the kitchen and group happy hours.

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