Danaher Corporation Product Owner, Data Platform in Bangalore, India
As a Data Platform Product Owner, you will take on several roles, including business strategist, product designer, market analyst, customer liaison, and project manager. You will join a fast-paced environment to deliver new cloud-based Data & Analytics platforms in collaboration with a team of highly skilled architects, cloud engineers, UI/UX designers, QA engineers, product managers and other business stakeholders.
You will be a key part of a team that tackles complex high-performance high-value feature requirements in advanced Digital initiatives involving large scale Data Analytics systems. You will access your deep well of Data Analytics market and technology knowledge to strategize and present your vision to business and technology stakeholders. You will roll up your developer sleeves to help the scrum development teams meet their goals during a sprint.
You will work with business stakeholders, lead architects and product managers to understand feature requirements for Data Analytics platforms that will have to support a diverse set of applications. You will bring your expertise in cloud-based Data Analytics interfaces/services, security standards, performance/reliability characteristics and third-party software integration practices to create best in class Data Analytics platform for Danaher. You will be responsible for bringing a sense of urgency, open communication, collaboration for timely product build-outs. You will translate product strategy and business priorities for Data Analytics Platforms and applications in to coherent set of features for one or more Agile teams. You will be responsible for setting, prioritizing, and evaluating the work generated by a software Scrum team in order to ensure impeccable features and functionality of the product, and maximize delivery of business value to customers
Define platform product vision, road-map and growth opportunities
Research, keep current on and analyze Data Analytics markets and technologies, relevant user segments, applications and the roadmap for the platform
Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements
Understand platform strategy and assess feature development requirements, prioritize stories, epics and themes to align and focus Agile work streams for maximum value creation.
Manage Platform Product Backlog. Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on; Play a leadership role in scrum teams.
Write clear, compelling and detailed (technical) user epics and stories with user acceptance criteria in an Agile environment. Participate in story grooming exercises for crisp and unambiguous documentation and communication of features to be developed.
Manage and prioritize feature iterations to make trade-offs affecting schedule, cost, quality and customer expectations.
Manage and set release expectations for delivery of new functionalities
Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends
5+ years of relevant Data Analytics software/platform experience as a Product Owner, from a total of 10+ years of experience coming from Software Product Management/Owner, Software Engineering or related disciplines.
5+ years of experience in Data Analytics systems/platforms/applications or related cloud services gained from Product Management/Technical management or as a hands-on architect. E.g: AWS/Azure ML, AWS/Azure data ingestion and preparation services, Tableau/PowerBI, SQL/NoSQL, Row & Columnar databases, Hadoop, Cassandra, Spark, ELK, and related data and machine learning services.
5+ years of experience in cloud-based (AWS or Azure) software applications/services, preferably AWS/Azure Data Analytics related services, including Big Data and Machine Learning
3+ years of in-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles, SAFe or similar.
Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills; attention to details
Experience using SDLC (software development lifecycle) practices and frameworks and backlog management tools (e.g. JIRA/Confluence/etc.).
Good skills and knowledge of facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency.
Ability to work successfully in a team environment.
Clear written and verbal communications skills; Attention to detail, self-motivated, creative and flexible; Excellent time management and organizational skills.
Must have prior record of accomplishment of working in a globally distributed team in different time zones with excellent communication skills
Travel on average about 10%.
Degree in Computer Science or a related field is a plus.
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