IBM Group Product Owner, Marketing Content Platform in NEW YORK, New York
IBM is seeking an outstanding product owner who is responsible for defining and prioritizing features and functionality to drive adoption of a content management platform that facilitates creation and globalization of marketing content, and enables higher SEO, engagement and conversion.
Our current Drupal team has delivered “V1” of the Drupal platform, and the Group Product Owner will be responsible for bringing it to the next level.
This position will report to the VP, Marketing Platforms with a strong connection to our Marketing teams.
The ideal candidate will have background in product management, as well as experience building requirements systems across multiple stakeholders and creating a management structure around that system.
Work with key stakeholders to define the “V2” goals and criteria across the Drupal Platforms.
Define product vision, road-map and growth opportunities
Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
Provide vision and direction to the Agile development team, product management, and adoption leads throughout the project and define key requirements.
Plan and prioritize a shared product feature backlog and development for the product across Drupal core and extended development teams.
Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories
Lead the planning product release plans and set expectations with stakeholders for delivery of new functionalities
Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
Research and analyze market, the users, and the roadmap for the product
Follow our competitors and the industry
Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends
Manage platform adoption and support teams to ensure efficient and high-quality onboarding and support processes for end users.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Bachelor's degree. MBA or technical advanced degree preferred.
Previous working experience as a Product Owner for 10+ year(s)
Proven capabilities in driving large enterprise scale adoption and enablement programs
Exceptional relationship-building and communication skills across the organization
Comfortable working with ambiguity and change
Team player with excellent communication, presentation and leadership skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Based in New York Metro area with ability to travel 30-50% of the time
In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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