Product Owner

at TEKsystems in Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


Product Owner, scrum, project management, sdlc, Agile, Scrum methodology, Product management, User stories, Workday, Sprint, Business analysis


This will be a Product Owner so somewhat mid-level. This person will be in the “Workday” realm, but “Workday” experience in not a must but a nice to have. Some form of Product Ownership experience is a must and someone who can easily manage multiple tasks and delegate tasks. Good communication and presentation skills are a must. Their PO roles start you down the leadership paths so someone that has that leadership mentality. Someone that has experience and exposure to SDLC, but not necessarily from a technical background . For example, like someone who has managed projects in an IT environment, but not necessarily come from a Developer background . Systems and Business analysts aren’t really a fit, too analytical. Needs someone with high EQ, can navigate difficult conversations. Coming up with business goals and understand how to translate those into something that can be executed.

Job Summary:

Under general supervision, this position acts as the representative of stakeholders to manage product backlogs and review iteration outcomes to ensure the business success of product development. Owns the least complex products and works with a more experienced professional who supports them in building the product, making sure the client’s needs are met.

Key Responsibilities:

• Assists in discussing and determining product backlogs for each iteration, and reviewing the outputs of all sprints, to make sure they are in alignment with the product requirements

• Provides inputs for applications technical designs and data models

• Follows standard principles to write, discuss and add user stories to product backlogs; prioritizing product backlogs by business values, level of effort and dependencies

• Works closely with the development team, to ensure the right things to be focused on and completed during the development process

• Assists in defining and conveying the vision of what is to be built for the development team, to address client requirements and ensure successful product for business objectives

Minimum Qualification:

Bachelors degree in Business, Computer and Information Science, Software Engineering, or related field, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 1 year of experience acting as a Product Owner and/or certification in Agile fundamentals.

Preferred Qualification:

Knowledge of Agile process and principles

Knows and embodies Scrum values

Understands Product Owner involvement in Scrum events

Experience drafting and elaborating backlog items.

Top Skills Details:

Product Owner,scrum,project management,sdlc,Agile,Scrum methodology,Product management,User stories

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Workday experience is a nice to have. Technical background is a plus, not a must. Must understand SDLC though.

They would prefer someone onsite, but are open to fully remote for the right person.

They are open to Contract to Hire or Direct Placement

Experience Level:

Intermediate Leve

About TEKsystems:

We’re partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That’s the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

We are an equal opportunity employers and will consider all applications without regard to race, genetic information, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the EEO is the law poster click here. Applicants with disabilities that require an accommodation or assistance a position, please call 888-472-3411 or email This is a dedicated line designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

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Job Posting: JC220339790

Posted On: Aug 04, 2022

Updated On: Aug 18, 2022