The Product Owner (PO) is a member of the Agile Product Team responsible for defining Stories and prioritizing the Team Backlog. This is an instrumental role in driving day to day development for a digital e-commerce program that generates mulit-million dollar business value to the organization and touches millions of consumers. Responsible for streamlining the execution of team priorities while maintaining the conceptual and technical integrity of the features/ components for the team. The PO has a significant role in quality control and is the only team member empowered to accept stories as done. This PO role will join a growing team of strategists responsible for creating a best-in-class experience for customers shopping on CVS.com. This role has significant relationships and responsibilities outside the local team, including working with Product Management, who is responsible for the Program Backlog, to prepare for the Program Increment (PI) Planning meeting.
This Role Is Right For You If You Have:
3+ years required experience as Product Owner, Business Analyst, Project Manager, Consulting, IT, or related field.
5+ years experience in agile product development
Strong critical thinker who makes balanced, insightful decisions using solutions based thinking in problem solving, asking probing questions and looking for underlying issues
Ability to effectively work on teams within a highly collaborative environment.
Strong negotiation, organizational, management, analytical and people skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills for technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization (e.g., executive, management, individual contributors)
Ability to maintain working relationships with all levels of the organization.
Broad understanding of core programming and computer science concepts
Experience in healthcare industry preferred (modify as necessary … Retail, Pharmacy, etc.)
Familiarity with agile processes, such as scrum, Kanban, and/or the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
SAFe Training Certification
Added bonus if you have if you have experience in broader search disciplines such as Search Engine Optimization (SEO), voice optimization, mobile optimization, etc.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Technology, Finance, Engineering, or related field required.
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Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nation’s premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, we’re pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, you’ll be at the center of it all.
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