Product Manager - Software in Duluth, GA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Neptune Technologies   •  

Duluth, GA 30099

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 55 days ago

Description

Position Summary

As a product owner for the application platform, the Product Manager - Software, works within a cohesive team of Product Managers, Project Managers, Software Developers and other stakeholders to ensure high quality, on-time deliverables and seamless communication. Responsible for Requirements gathering, analysis and planning - with a focus on Voice of the Customer. The Product Manager - Software will document the Business Requirements necessary to address customer and Neptune business needs/and or issues and deliver the Requirements through the Agile project lifecycle.

Objectives

Works together within a team of Product Managers, to specify and document functional, system, data and market Requirements for the Platform, including:

  • Detail technical specifications and data models for development of software features/functionality.
  • Responsible for driving software initiatives from inception to execution and iteration
  • Validate Requirements with stakeholders.
  • Prioritize Requirements according to business value, cost to deliver, and time constraints.
  • Own and optimize the software teams backlog to manage release cycles.
  • Assess impacts of changes to Requirements.
  • Trace Requirements from business case to implementation.
  • Support project management timeline and ensure target Requirements are met.
  • Ensure overall brand and User Experience cohesiveness of the application platform

Work collaboratively with Product Management team to analyze and understand business problems:

  • Ensure appropriate stakeholders are involved in Requirements elicitation activities.
  • Build consensus around Requirements.
  • Meet with internal and external SME's and end users to understand business processes.
  • Apply technical knowledge to help craft specific marketing detail to support Product Marketing.
  • Collaboration with marketing stakeholders to ensure the Software Roadmap is aligned with the overall company objectives.

Oversee and support development of acceptance criteria with Software Development and SQA:

  • Analyze results of QA testing to ensure features/functionality matches documented business needs.
  • Perform limited QA testing as needed.

Requirements

Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Marketing, Computer Science/MIS, or Applied Science

Experience: Minimum 5 years of product ownership experience in agile development processes. Strength in problem solving and issue resolutions along with attention to detail. Industry experience is a plus. Specific skills and experience in addition to those listed above may be required for specific positions.

Skills: Marketing, product development process, technical product knowledge including software and hardware. Leads by example with creativity, critical thinking, and influencing skills.

Location: Duluth, Georgia or Mississauga, Ontario; Willing to travel up to 20%.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18