UST Global is looking for a Product Architect to work with one of the leading financial services organization in the US. The ideal candidate must possess strong experience in Agile Product management. The candidate must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with domain experts and technical experts in the team.
Collaborate with the leadership team; engineering team and product management to prioritize; define and deliver products and services that meet customer expectations.
Have a deep understanding of the business needs and vision of the product in order to define product requirements and architectural solutions.
Provide recommendations that improve performance; capacity and scalability of the product.
Build strong working relationship with customers and internal teams
Lead partner meetings to find opportunities and product priorities
Create and maintain the product backlog for specific innovation initiatives
Conduct planning sessions with the teams to prioritize work in upcoming sprints
Engage directly with Product Owners to ensure they are executing on projects
Develop communication materials and lead communication efforts around the product; priorities and future roadmaps
Assist technical team with issues that require technical expertise or complex systems knowledge
Attend and lead design sessions with customers and partners
Passion for technology; and business opportunities that it presents; with the ability to comprehend both technical and business topics to recommend options and solutions
Customer Perspective technical and business contribution into product roadmap
Contributes; Guides and breaks down an 'idea' or business request that comes into the front door/intake cycle into features and capabilities that can be sized and estimated by delivery team
Works with the technical Architect to ensure the feature and capability is the proper solution 'building block' and high level estimation is associated
Drives the prioritization; delivery roadmap and release planning discussions with the Product Manager based on capacity
Escalates to the product manager prioritization Issues and conflicts to be escalated to the stakeholder groups
Supports Monthly reviews of roadmap and prioritization to the stakeholder groups
Identify; get confirmation and manage dependencies
SAFe Certified Product Owner/Product Manager
Strong experience in Agile Product Manager
Act as a business analyst; team lead; product owner or other delivery role when needed
Ability to work in multi-functional teams towards mutual success
Technical fluency; with the ability to comfortably discuss technology concepts; and have an understanding of the entire technology stack
Fluent communication - both speaking and writing and in a variety of styles including legal; business requirements and marketing
Understand product life cycles
Developing training and go to market materials
Conducting in depth opportunity/risk analysis
Presenting judgment decisions to stakeholders
Develop business requirements