Product Owner

Date: Sep 17, 2021

Location: San Juan, PR

At Popular, we offer a wide variety of services and financial solutions to serve our communities in the Island and abroad. As employees, we are dedicated to making our customers dreams come true by offering financial solutions in each stage of their life. Our extensive trajectory demonstrates the resiliency and determination of our employees to innovate, reach for the right solutions and strongly support the communities we serve; this is why we value their diverse skills, experiences and backgrounds.

 

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Over 7,900 men and women in Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands and the United States work at Popular.

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Full Time Job Opportunity

General Description

The Product Owner must work with internal and external Stakeholders to create specifications and work with cross-functional development teams to deliver high quality software product enhancements for Popular’s Customer Experience Division.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects related to technology, focused on Popular’s public website or other assigned websites or digital tools. Is part of a multi-disciplinary Scrum team whose main goal is to assess, define, develop, deploy and maintain projects. Serves as main point of contact for stakeholders. Works closely with Business Analysts, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, and other Product Owners. Performs peer reviews to ensure that best practices are followed during new implementations. Delivers new best practices to the team as they are defined. Communicates deadlines, maintains project documentation, plans and reports, monitors and summarizes progress of project. Understands and follows the Agile methodology of Popular. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Maintains and gives follow up to project teams, programmers and external consultants. Coordinates activities, resources and equipment to accomplish the project goals in the most efficient way. Responsible for administrating change management, release management and configuration processes. Liaise with stakeholders to identify and define project requirements, scope and objectives.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's or Master Degree in Business Administration, Engineering or Computer Sciences preferred.

Experience

  • Proven experience overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software systems, applications, and related products. 
  • Proven experience with Agile methodology, Scrum

Certifications / Licenses

  • Scrum Certifications such as CSPO or CSM preferred
  • PMP and/or Lean Six Sigma Certification preferred

Other Qualifications

  • Competence with testing, flowchart, and data mapping tools and procedures.
  • Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to conduct research and user testing.
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Competencies

Accountability
Analytical Discipline
Business Excellence
Change Agent
Character
Collaboration & Teamwork
Customer Centric
Self Development

Additional Information

Important: The candidate must provide evidence of academic preparation or courses related to the published job.

 

If you have a disability and need assistance with the application process, please request a reasonable accommodation by emailing reasonableaccommodations@popular.com,. This email inbox is monitored for reasonable accommodation requests only. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations, Any other correspondece will not receive a response.

 

As Puerto Rico’s leading financial institution, we reaffirm our commitment to offer essential financial services and solutions for our customers at all times, including during emergency situations and/or natural disasters. Popular’s employees are considered essential workers, whose role is critical in the continuity of these important services even under such circumstances. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that Popular may require your services during and immediately after any such events.

 

 

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Popular Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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