Senior Software Product Owner

Practice Velocity   •  

Machesney Park, IL

5 - 7 years

Posted 243 days ago

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Job Details


We continue to grow and are adding new positions to our team. 

Our Culture and Team Environment:

Imagine a transparent management team that not only makes employees aware of the health of the company, but encourages them to think and act as owners. This is the type of progressive and adaptive employer you’ve heard about but didn’t think you’d get a chance to work for.

So many awesome extras:

  • Positive and fun work environment
  • We believe in work/life balance
  • We're informal and casual whenever possible - shorts and flip flops are OK most days
  • Free-lunch Wednesdays
  • Coffee bar onsite staffed by a barista
  • TGIF happy hours (summer months)
  • Flex schedules
  • And More!


  • Leads product definition and prioritization by working with stakeholders, developers, and internal/external customers
  • Participates/facilitates agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Demonstrations and Retrospectives
  • Engages the development teams on agile values, principles and practices
  • Maintains feature backlog and life cycle of features from inception to completion
  • Assists with risk, change and dependency management
  • Delivers business requirements via artifacts such as epics, features, stories, acceptance criteria, wireframe diagrams, interaction diagrams, mockups/demos, etc
  • Assist with developing/clarifying the business case and prioritization of features and enhancements
  • Manages User Requirements sets
  • Authors User level requirements
  • Prioritize Requirements
  • Build upon requirements models
  • Grooms and prioritizes User Story backlog


  • Facilitation skills: Ability to facilitate meetings and requirements definition and be a liaison between internal/external customers, developers and stakeholders
  • Analytical skills: Detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.
  • Organizational skills: Ability to work with the vast array of information gathered during requirements analysis and to exercise flexibility with changing business priorities
  • Interpersonal skills: Ability to help negotiate priorities and to resolve conflicts among representatives from various business and development teams
  • Team skills: Works well with others; delivers positive energy to their team
  • Time Management skills: Ability to work in a fast paced team environment and consistently meet deadlines and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Modeling skills: Ability to represent requirements in graphical forms that clarify and augment written requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least five years of Product Owner or Business Analyst experience

Knowledge that’s a Plus:

  • Healthcare industry
  • Agile Workflow
  • Understanding of Revenue Management
  • Reports/queries

 Every team member at Practice Velocity exhibits our core values:

  • Team player
  • Positive energy
  • Continuous improvement
  • Clients win

We will not provide sponsorship (i.e. H1B Visa) now or in the future.