Senior Product Lead

Location: Westlake Village, CA

Skills: Requirements gathering, Jira, workflows, scrum, SQL

Job Description

Why you want to work here:

  • Come join this private company with over $3/4 billion in revenue, and 420 employees worldwide of which 280 are in Westlake Village.
  • Strong revenue and EBITDA numbers allow them to be a nimble and flexible company. People are able to put their stamp on what they're doing. There aren't 20 layers of approvals, and everyone has the ability to have a voice at the table.
  • Enjoy big company stability with the small company benefit of flexibility and adaptability.  
  • Excellent benefits including a 100% match on 401k up to 4%. Company is growing both internally and by acquisition.

What You Will Do

  • Work with stakeholders and business SMEs to create and refine user stories and acceptance criteria for custom applications
  • Help to define any issues or problems within the product and address them to create the appropriate solution
  • Manage product backlog for multiple company products
  • Triage incoming requests from Jira for each product, escalating as needed
  • Communicate and follow through with the appropriate business units
  • Document business processes and workflows (human or digital)
  • Actively participate in Scrum ceremonies (i.e. backlog grooming, sprint planning, daily standups, etc.)
  • Understand data models to assist with mapping data between internal and third party systems
  • Write SQL queries and generate reports to help make data-driven decisions
  • Develop business cases to help prioritize roadmap features

What Gets You the Job?

  • 5+ years’ professional experience as a business analyst or product owner
  • Bachelor of Science Degree (Information Systems, Computer Science) OR equivalent experience
  • Experience working on small technical teams using Scrum
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written, technical and non-technical)
  • Strong knowledge of the SDLC using Agile methodologies
  • Ability to write user stories that capture the problem being solved for the business
  • Ability to effectively teach users how various product features work
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while proactively responding to business needs
  • Nice to have: Experience in payments industry, and Scrum certifications
  • Knowledge of basic modeling techniques and methods, an understanding of web application development, and a strong understanding of Excel

Keywords: Requirements gathering, Jira, workflows, scrum, SQL

Compensation: $100,000 Per Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Lynn Bailey
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