Houston, Texas 77056 Houston, TX 77056
Well Established Company located in the Houston, Texas Galleria area is searching for a Product Owner to work closely with the Software Architect and help re-architect a home grown ERP system and take it to market.
Candidate will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of product creation and evolution, from the ground up. This includes helping to drive a discipline MVP definition and storyboarding, owning the voice and journey of the customer, vetting and defining buyer and vendor personas, and translating all of the above to beautiful UX (User Experience) with the software development team.
The goal is to re-architect their current ERP system; take it to the Cloud; modernize the front-end; redo the database; and customize it for their industry. Once the new ERP system is re-architected – they want to package it and sell it as a SaaS suite management tool.
Once product has been defined, the Product Owner will work closely with the development team to lead the translation of software features into technical requirements (Features) and leads/manages the team’s product ownership end-to-end. This position will also define the software release plan and scope with platform lead / Marketing / Engineering teams. This role serves as the single voice of the customer and product into and out of Engineering.
Detailed Requirements / Preferences:
Product Owner will immediately establish strong ownership of, and drive all aspects of, initial user and product definition, design. Once the initial product definition and design has been delivered, own and define the on-going product evolution and software release plan/scope with platform lead / Marketing / Design / Engineering teams.
This position will be single voice of the customer for all software releases to ensure engineering deliverables match the needs of the business owners and the customer. Manage the backlog for sprint and release planning post-development start through QA. This position will also raise risks / impediments to the program team. Works with VP of Product on staffing needs and project resource management.
This opportunity offers a competitive salary, bonus, medical, dental, flex spending account, 401K and paid vacation.
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