1+ months

Product Owner - P172300_S1

Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Code
    P172300_S1

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Key member of the business, who is the conduit to technology thru the agile team. Responsible for writing user stories that align to the product features. Ensures the pipeline (backlog) stays full and is prioritized. Internally focused on the Agile team and implementation. Reviews and accepts user stories. Partners with Product Managers to prepare features and user stories for continuous planning cycles.

Responsibilities
  • Partners with agile team to deliver customer and business value through product features.
  • Develops user stories from prioritized features.
  • Leads efforts to attain product vision and objectives.
  • Writes acceptance criteria for user stories. Ensures that user stories meet the
  • Definition of Ready (DoR) and are updated in the system.
  • Provides status updates to the business and management.
  • Collaborates with agile teams to follow through on business priorities and visions.
  • Manages and prioritizes sprint backlogs.
  • Empowers decisions regarding functionality and priority in the sprint.
  • Approves each user story during the sprint.

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Technology, Finance, Engineering, or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in Product Owner, Business Analyst, Customer Service and Relationships, IT, or related field
  • In lieu of a degree, 4+ years of experience in Product Owner, Business Analyst, Customer Service and Relationships, IT, or related field
Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, we'd also look for:

  • 4+ years of experience in Product Owner, Business Analyst, Customer Service and Relationships, IT, or related SAFe

SAFe Prefered

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-06-30 Expires: 2019-09-05

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.


Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


 

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