Agile Product Owner

San Antonio, TX 78209

Posted: 10/26/2023 Job Number: 21010

Job Description


We are seeking a talented Agile Product Owner (APO) within our Payments group for the Zelle Team. This APO will be accountable for leading an Agile team to deliver solutions for Zelle using agile methodologies.

Has demonstrated expertise in Scrum/Agile methodologies, and strong experience/understanding of Scrum/Agile at Scale (SAFe)

Demonstrated ability to lead team members and acts as a mentor to lesser tenured colleagues. Collaborates with product & engineering teams

Enforces the agile process workflow and holds individual team members accountable for responsibilities and commitments

Anticipates challenges, identifies risks, and recommends mitigations and solutions. Owns and drives those solutions. Encourages and coach teams to be self-accountable and self-empowered

Develops strong partnerships with product owners, architects and development Leads to transform Business objectives into execution strategy

Expert-level knowledge on the impact of metrics such as backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity. Reports the status on metrics and any risks as part of governance process

Accountable for zero-tolerance adherence to Scrum processes (Standups, Release plan, Sprint Planning, Reviews and Retros)

Leads key Agile meetings such as Scrum workshops to shape discussions and share best-in-class practices. Impeccable communication and time management skills, and expertise in project management and collaboration tools such as JIRA, Confluence etc.

Typically has rich and varied experience of working in an Agile based fashion and has a robust understanding of the pitfalls and guardrails

Experience (typically) of managing multiple teams of 15-20 members

Experience with CI/CD deployment of Cloud or Digital solutions a strong plus
  • Digital Product Management/ Product Owner Experience (5+ Years)
  • Agile Experience - Preferred SaFe (5+ Years)
  • Digital Payments Experience - Preferred middleware services (5+ Years) / Preferred Zelle Experience
  • Jira, Rally
  • Refine features and stories.
  • Manage product backlog and execution

Solid understanding of applicable banking, regulatory, compliance policies including applicable laws, rules, and regulations.

Lead delivery team's priorities in PI planning, sprint planning, and other agile ceremonies aligned to priorities and vision defined by product management.

Advanced experience analyzing business requirements, process flows and use cases to find opportunities to streamline business processes in accordance with risk management framework and regulatory requirements.

Expert ability to independently work to gather business requirements, process flows and use cases to develop and deliver on business capabilities within the approved methodology, writing user stories, and following the development process through user story acceptance.

Please provide any details that will be helpful for Supplier to find the right candidate for job.              

Preferred candidates with Zelle experience and/or Move Money experience.

About PRG

With nearly 20 years of success in the staffing industry, Peyton Resource Group focuses on matching talent to the precise needs of our clients. Your success is our commitment, and we back up that commitment by only recommending opportunities that align with your goals. Our candidate-centric approach ensures you are in the driver’s seat of your career, and our team of recruiters will partner with you and support you every step of the way.

PRG’s dedication to service has been widely recognized throughout the industry. PRG has been awarded ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing award for 7 straight years, as well as the Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in Dallas, San Antonio and Austin.

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