G-TECH Services, Inc. Product Owner / Program Manager in Allen Park, Michigan

Responsibilities

Product Manager that will embrace Lean Agile and Extreme Programming practices.

Product Managers will work in small, cross-functional teams.

The Product Manager will collaborate directly and continuously with software engineers and designers, and business partners to release early and often.

  • Work closely with Business Partners to understand their product vision, and break it down into an actionable backlog of user stories for the development team.

  • Work hands-on with the development team to prioritize, plan, and deliver software that meets client requirements.

  • Help Business Partners understand our iterative development approach and focus on delivering a Minimum Viable Product through careful and deliberate prioritization.

  • Work with design resources (internal and/or external) to ensure timely delivery of designs and assets to the development team.

  • Mentor and train PMs to help them learn agile/XP methods and build skills.

  • Identify potential success stories and share with communications team.

  • Help innovate and iterate on agile PM processes and share our learnings.

Qualifications

Experience Required:

  • 2+ years of Product Manager experience.

  • 5+ years of Business Analyst, Solutions Architect, or Project Manager experience.

  • Skilled at defining and prioritizing product features.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to teach others.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making.

  • Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, and Business Partners.

  • Experience with CA Agile Central (Rally), Pivotal Tracker, or similar Agile Tools.

  • Experience with Lean Agile methodology.

Experience Preferred:

  • Previous success working with an agile development team.

  • Background in design or software development.

  • Experience with Test-Driven Development, Paired Programming.

Education Required:

B.S. or B.A. degree

Overview

G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.

ID 76794

# of Openings 1

Recruiter Bradley Vande Kieft

Category Information Technology (IT)

Recruiter Email bvandekieft@gogtech.com

Job Location US-MI-Allen Park