Product Owner

Employer: MassMutual Romania
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 13.06.2021
    Short company description

    To position MassMutual as a market leader for the next stage of growth, it is critical that we build top engineering capacity in a rapidly changing digital world. Romania has a significant pool of highly trained engineering professionals and so we are very excited to build operations in both Bucharest and Cluj.

    Requirements

    Basic requirements:

    ▪ BS/BA or equivalent required
    ▪ Excellent written and verbal communication
    ▪ Comfortable making decisions with limited data
    ▪ Entrepreneurial minded and driven self-starter with extensive experience in an agile/adaptable environment and demonstrated success in the following areas:
    ▪ Influencing stakeholders who don’t have a direct reporting relationship
    ▪ Leading through ambiguity with the ability to get to clarity to provide team clear direction
    ▪ Ability to negotiate win-win outcomes
    ▪ Relevant experience in working for (or with) a consumer start-up preferred, not required.

    Preferred qualifications:

    ▪ Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Finance, Business, Computer Science or related field
    ▪ Minimum 3-5 years of experience in as business analyst, project management or similar role.
    ▪ Experience collaborating with a team of programmers with varying skill sets.
    ▪ Entrepreneurial mindset with the ability to work in a rapid and iterative development environment.
    ▪ Experience delivering mobile apps and app store ecosystems. (UX oriented)

    Responsibilities

    ▪ Build strong relationships with the Software Engineers, QA and Graphic Designers.
    ▪ Execute the implementation of cloud-based modules and features to support data and policy migrations.
    ▪ Advocate for great user experiences when coordinating product development with stakeholders to align
    ▪ priorities.
    ▪ Write thoughtful, detailed requirements and acceptance criteria.
    ▪ Perform backlog grooming, sprint planning, and retrospectives.
    ▪ Coordinate production issues and resolution, including across multiple teams

    What success looks like.

    ▪ Maximize the value of the products created by the team.
    ▪ Communicate with stakeholders, including customers, business managers, and working teams to make sure the goals are clear, and the vision is aligned with business objectives.
    ▪ Represent the customer's voice and create a product vision together with the Head of Product Management/Strategy/Delivery.
    ▪ Every decision is taken with the product vision in mind.
    ▪ Conveys the vision to their team.