RPA Product Owner (Automation Anywhere) in Reston, VA at Maximus

Date Posted: 5/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/3/2021

Job Description

The Lead Product Owner role is responsible for understanding the needs of Digital Solution's customers, the capabilities of the product, and how the two intersect to deliver value within the digital transformation space. This role is responsible for capturing customer requirements and priorities and presenting them to a software delivery team for commitment. In this capacity, this role serves as the 'customer proxy' to ensure the product delivered meets the customers' needs. This role may provide coaching or direction to others on the team but does not have direct management responsibilities. This role reports to a Senior Manager Product Owner.


 Job Summary

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

- Conduct design sessions with customers to identify requirements.

- Partner with customers to identify a minimum viable product, which represents the smallest product increment that still delivers value, and prioritize remaining product backlog items for incremental release.

- Create a product backlog that represents customer requirements and priorities, which includes defining product epics and writing user stories and acceptance criteria.

- Groom user stories with the software delivery team to ensure they are consumable for delivery.

- Present product backlog items for commitment in sprint planning meetings.

- Attend daily standups with the delivery team and provide direction to support the delivery team's ability to meet sprint commitments.

- Receive product demonstrations from the delivery team and accept user stories as done.

- Provide product demonstrations to the customer.

- May provide coaching to lower level associates.

Minimum Requirements

- Bachelor's degree

- 7-9 years related experience

- Product Owner certification in scaled agile framework or other equivalency



Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit https://www.maximus.com.

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