• Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #11111

MatchBox Consulting Group is currently seeking a Technical Product Owner for a 12 month contract role with a client of ours located in the Lower Mainland

Responsibilities:

  • Define product vision, roadmap, and growth opportunities
  • Provide vision and direction to the agile development team and stakeholders throughout initiatives
  • Collaborate with business and technical stakeholders to intake new initiatives or requests
  • Assess strategic importance, financial impact, and development effort to prioritize initiatives
  • Build and maintain a roadmap for the product
  • Create technical requirements, documentation, models, specifications, diagrams, or charts to ensure a clear understanding of what’s to be implemented
  • Work with other scrum teams to identify dependencies and impact to each other’s roadmap
  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product
  • Ensure that the development team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionality
  • Assist with post-deployment support, and develop plans to address issues or scenarios that may not have been covered in the requirements or not expected
  • Measure outcome of changes, processes, and systems against well defined metrics and KPIs
  • Research and analyze vendor product capabilities, and market trends
  • Assist in system integration and architectural design decisions and investigations
  • Investigate impacts of changes to upstream and downstream systems that are integrated to the product
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends

Requirements:

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, information science, management information systems, or business administration and/or 5+ years related work experience.
  • Experience with enterprise application integrations through interfaces such as Web API or Kafka
  • Experience working with programming languages such as Java is an asset
  • Experience deploying or managing Amazon AWS Cloud Services is an asset
  • Experience with Reltio or other Master Data Management tools is an asset
  • Knowledge of agile process and principles
  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products.
  • Outstanding communication, presentation, and leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Ability to work with stakeholders of different levels and expertise to reach consensus on scope and timelines.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Creative thinker with a vision
  • Attention to detail
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

For more current job opportunities, Follow MatchBox at linkedin.com/company/matchbox-recruitment/

 

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About MatchBox

Headquartered in downtown Vancouver and serving clients nationally, MatchBox is one of the leading recruitment and solutions firms that specializes in the fields of IT & Technology, Engineering & Technical, Real Estate & Construction, and Accounting & Finance. We offer unrivaled expertise with our team's extensive experience in the recruitment and professional services industry. We are dedicated to building great connections and creating strong opportunities within the workforce and the labor market.

 

Equal Opportunities

MatchBox is committed to providing equal opportunities for all applicants. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including members of minority groups such as racialized individuals, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, and Indigenous peoples. It is a priority for us that all candidates are treated fairly and without discrimination. Our recruitment teams receive ongoing training on using objective criteria for evaluating candidates and other related topics to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.

 

Work Permits

Please note that we require all interested candidates to obtain the necessary work permits from the Government of Canada prior to submitting an application. This position is open exclusively to individuals residing in Canada and legally authorized to work in Canada. Applications not meeting these criteria will not be considered.

 

Further Consideration

We receive a high volume of applications and are only able to contact candidates who are selected for further consideration.

 

Find out more at www.matchboxhr.com

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