Salesforce Product Owner in Bellevue, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

StrongBridge   •  

Bellevue, WA 98004

Industry: Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 39 days ago

At Strong-Bridge Envision Consulting, we work as true partners both with our employees and our clients, embodying our number one value: People First. Our consultants are full -time employees. Our team is driven by a desire to always learn, improve, and innovate. We take an open-minded approach to opportunities and challenges and are focused on solving business challenges.

We deliver programs and projects that exceed stakeholder expectations. To be successful at Strong-Bridge Envision, you will be a driver with a flexible working style, and excellent communication skills; you will think strategically and act tactically; you will be the person on the team our client can't live without!

Strong-Bridge Envision is seeking an experienced Salesforce Product Owner to join our firm as a dedicated full-time employee. This is a Seattle based opportunity; relocation is not provided.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a SME for the Salesforce implementation and assist in Product design and vision. Manages Salesforce enhancements and features from ideation through development and delivery.
  • Primary liaison between product managers and development team.
  • Communicates scope changes to delivery team.
  • Requirements elicitation: facilitate meetings and workshops, create a shared understanding with stakeholders, and engage team-members to gather and understand requirements.
  • Requirements analysis: Collaborates with stakeholders and product teams to decompose large stories into features and user stories that can be understood by the development team.
  • Requirements documentation: Translate features and functions into documented items for the development team.
  • Creates acceptance criteria to express requirements. Ensures test and validation plans are complete.
  • Conduct testing such as functional testing, user acceptance testing (UAT), automated acceptance testing (AAT), and specification by example.
  • Leads grooming exercises.
  • Accountable for sprint readiness and delivery.

Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience working in Salesforce Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Lightning, and/or Heroku.
  • Expertise managing Salesforce enhancements and features from ideation through development and delivery.
  • Preferred certifications: Salesforce Certified Administrator, Salesforce Certified Platform App Builder, Salesforce Certified Architect, Salesforce Service Cloud Consultant, Salesforce Sales Cloud Consultant, or other relevant certification.
  • Bachelor's degree and 3-5 years of prior functional experience as a Product Owner. Experience writing user stories, vertically slicing features, using test suites, and maintaining Scrum backlogs.
  • At least 2 years in direct support of a large Scrum effort for a software development project.
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum and in supporting Agile efforts, preference given to Scrum Alliance Certified applicants and/or PMI-ACP applicants.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Experience conducting stakeholder interviews and facilitating stakeholder workshops.
  • Ability to work independently and in fast-paced environment with tight deadlines, with minimal supervision.
  • Experience with Rally and JIRA required.
  • Ability to work permanently in the U.S. on a full-time basis.
  • Must be in the Seattle area; with ability to work on the client site 100% of the time.

Desired Skills:

  • A talent for multi-tasking, meeting deadlines, learning new skills and methodologies, and working under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Flexible working style, ability to work in various types of client environments.
  • Excellent communication skills, and proven ability to communicate effectively across the organization.
  • Ability to lead decision making through influence, with the ability to make sound decisions in the best interest of the client as needed throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Collaborative working style with the ability to flex with many different types of working styles on client site.


Valid Through: 2019-11-5