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Bank of America Product Owner - Technology - Charlotte, NC / Addison, TX / Jersey City, NJ / Chicago, IL / Richmond, VA in Addison, Texas

Product Owner - Technology - Charlotte, NC / Addison, TX / Jersey City, NJ / Chicago, IL / Richmond, VA

Charlotte, North Carolina;Richmond, Virginia; Jersey City, New Jersey; Addison, Texas; Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Responsible for maximizing the value for a product. Defines the vision and roadmap for the product, defining and prioritizing stories in the product backlog, and articulating this to both stakeholders and the development team. Works closely with stakeholders to understand their needs, and with the Product Manager in a scaled Agile model to ensure there is alignment. Possess a working knowledge of the product, and basic understanding of the business or technology domain. With some guidance, creates the vision and roadmap for the product to align with strategic direction for the business or technology domain. Communicates the product vision and roadmap to stakeholders and the team. Collaborates with stakeholders to understand their needs and problems. Creates and prioritizes work for one team. Learning to collaborate with cross-functional teams. With some guidance, creates and prioritizes stories in the product backlog. Refines stories with the team to ensure there are enough ready stories to load the next 1-2 sprints. Reviews and accepts stories and is empowered to make on-the-spot decisions on scope and requirements. Works in partnership with the team to ensure that optimum value is obtained through technology and through an advanced understanding of the business. Individual contributor.

Global Banking Technology - (GBT):

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully

  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals

  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience

  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs

  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital

Responsibilities:

  • Product Owner for the Trade Finance applications working within the existing Agile team structure and methodology. The person will be:

  • Responsible for definition and management of the requirements for Initiative and BAU work within an Agile framework;

  • Working closely with the Product Manager(s) and other business partners to define strategies for technical solutions, identify and document requirements, and continually prioritize the team’s backlog to meet tight deadlines;

  • Working closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and functional design/solutions are translated accurately into technical solutions, test plans and scripts that serve customer needs;

  • Collaborating with multiple teams to drive to common understanding of functionality and requirements, to maintain focus on the delivery, and ensure meeting the business goals

  • Serve as the Product Owner for the application functional area and liaison between business partners and the technical teams, understanding the business drives and goals, thinking strategically and analytically to comprehend the big picture while maintain focus on the individual requirements to drive success.

Required Skills:

  • Trade Finance and Supply Chain Finance knowledge and experience

  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, communication skills, and business acumen

  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst or equivalent role (e.g., business testing function, business operations) serving customer/client needs

  • Experience working closely with a Product Manager and other business partners to define strategies for technical solutions

  • Ability to identify and document requirements

  • Proven experience continually prioritizing the team’s backlog to meet tight deadlines

  • Excellent Relationship management and communication skills

  • Ability to work closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and functional design/solutions are translated accurately into technical solutions, test plans and scripts that serve customer needs

  • Experience collaborating with multiple teams to drive to common understanding of functionality and requirements, to maintain focus on the delivery, and ensure meeting the business goals

  • Proven ability to translate business plans/policies into specific goals, tactics, requirements and actionable plans;

  • Established ability to meet aggressive deadlines while managing multiple responsibilities and competing priorities;

  • Able to think on the spot and maintain integrity and composure under pressure

Desired Skills:

  • Seasoned Trade Finance and Supply Chain knowledge and experience

  • Product Owner/Product Management SAFe Agile Certifications

  • Sound Agile and Jira experience;

  • Ability to lead an Agile team as needed

  • Knowledge of CashPro Trade, TradeLine, GBS SDS applications.

Job Band:

H5

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Responsible for maximizing the value for a product. Defines the vision and roadmap for the product, defining and prioritizing stories in the product backlog, and articulating this to both stakeholders and the development team. Works closely with stakeholders to understand their needs, and with the Product Manager in a scaled Agile model to ensure there is alignment. Possess a working knowledge of the product, and basic understanding of the business or technology domain. With some guidance, creates the vision and roadmap for the product to align with strategic direction for the business or technology domain. Communicates the product vision and roadmap to stakeholders and the team. Collaborates with stakeholders to understand their needs and problems. Creates and prioritizes work for one team. Learning to collaborate with cross-functional teams. With some guidance, creates and prioritizes stories in the product backlog. Refines stories with the team to ensure there are enough ready stories to load the next 1-2 sprints. Reviews and accepts stories and is empowered to make on-the-spot decisions on scope and requirements. Works in partnership with the team to ensure that optimum value is obtained through technology and through an advanced understanding of the business. Individual contributor.

Global Banking Technology - (GBT):

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world

  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully

  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals

  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience

  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs

  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital

Responsibilities:

  • Product Owner for the Trade Finance applications working within the existing Agile team structure and methodology. The person will be:

  • Responsible for definition and management of the requirements for Initiative and BAU work within an Agile framework;

  • Working closely with the Product Manager(s) and other business partners to define strategies for technical solutions, identify and document requirements, and continually prioritize the team’s backlog to meet tight deadlines;

  • Working closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and functional design/solutions are translated accurately into technical solutions, test plans and scripts that serve customer needs;

  • Collaborating with multiple teams to drive to common understanding of functionality and requirements, to maintain focus on the delivery, and ensure meeting the business goals

  • Serve as the Product Owner for the application functional area and liaison between business partners and the technical teams, understanding the business drives and goals, thinking strategically and analytically to comprehend the big picture while maintain focus on the individual requirements to drive success.

Required Skills:

  • Trade Finance and Supply Chain Finance knowledge and experience

  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, communication skills, and business acumen

  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst or equivalent role (e.g., business testing function, business operations) serving customer/client needs

  • Experience working closely with a Product Manager and other business partners to define strategies for technical solutions

  • Ability to identify and document requirements

  • Proven experience continually prioritizing the team’s backlog to meet tight deadlines

  • Excellent Relationship management and communication skills

  • Ability to work closely with developers and testers to ensure requirements and functional design/solutions are translated accurately into technical solutions, test plans and scripts that serve customer needs

  • Experience collaborating with multiple teams to drive to common understanding of functionality and requirements, to maintain focus on the delivery, and ensure meeting the business goals

  • Proven ability to translate business plans/policies into specific goals, tactics, requirements and actionable plans;

  • Established ability to meet aggressive deadlines while managing multiple responsibilities and competing priorities;

  • Able to think on the spot and maintain integrity and composure under pressure

Desired Skills:

  • Seasoned Trade Finance and Supply Chain knowledge and experience

  • Product Owner/Product Management SAFe Agile Certifications

  • Sound Agile and Jira experience;

  • Ability to lead an Agile team as needed

  • Knowledge of CashPro Trade, TradeLine, GBS SDS applications.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21010300

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Vicki Ray

Referral Bonus:

0

Bank of America and its affiliates consider for employment and hire qualified candidates without regard to race, religious creed, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law, and as such affirms in policy and practice to support and promote the concept of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action, in accordance with all applicable federal, state, provincial and municipal laws. The company also prohibits discrimination on other bases such as medical condition, marital status or any other factor that is irrelevant to the performance of our teammates.

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