6 days old

Senior Product Owner

Foundation Medicine, Inc.
Boston, MA 02109
  • Job Code

About the Job

The Senior Product Owner assists in forming and executing the product vision, with a focus on ensuring that FMI's products meet the needs of our business partners and stakeholders. By serving as the product owner on multiple high velocity scrum teams, this position is responsible for understanding both the needs of the business and the applications in detail to facilitate communication between software development teams and our customers. In this role, you will support building out integrations and developing features on Salesforce and Microsoft Dynamics platforms.

Key Responsibilities

  • Break down complex business needs into smaller, more digestible chunks of work.

  • Write clear and detailed user stories based on user feedback and project goals, collaborate and communicate feature requests to teams in a fast paced, Agile environment.

  • Communicate and negotiate with the business to set and maintain priorities.

  • Facilitate and guide requirements definition workshops with key client application users.

  • Interface with the User Experience Team to translate requirements into mocks.

  • Answer product related questions for developers, scrum masters, or others on the team to remove blockers and facilitate efficient development.

  • Collaborate with Product Manager to build and track the Product Vision and develop product roadmap.

  • Actively manage team backlogs and elaborate on user stories where needed.

  • Coordinate with stakeholders and Quality Assurance Team to build User Acceptance Testing (UAT) plans, define UAT approach, and represent requirements as user stories with clear acceptance criteria.

  • Assist in preparing status updates and presentations.

  • Analyze and track key performance indicators of existing and new features to evaluate usefulness to the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned.


    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in a life science, computer science, technology, mathematics, engineering or a related discipline

  • 4+ years of experience as a Product Owner Product Analyst, Business Analyst, Technical Analyst, or Associate Product Manager in a software or technically oriented business environment

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Product Owner (CSPO) Certification

  • Professional experience in Agile information technology and/or software engineering

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics, Salesforce and Veeva CRM

  • Experience building out integrations across systems

  • Experience working in a software development environment that complies with International Electrotechnical Commission specification 62304, Food and Drug Administration Code of Federal Regulations Title 21 Part 11, and General Data Protection Regulation

  • History of collaborating within cross-functional teams and building strong relationships across functional areas within an organization

  • Familiarity with Jira, Confluence, LucidChart and Visio

  • Strong analytical, technical, problem solving and organizational skills

  • Proven time management and organization skills.

  • Strong listening, communication and interpersonal skills in verbal and writing form

  • Proactive, able to anticipate challenges before they arise

  • Understanding of HIPAA and importance of privacy of patient data

  • Commitment to FMI values: patients, innovation, collaboration, and passion

    Foundation Medicine, Inc. (FMI) began with an idea - to simplify the complex nature of cancer genomics, bringing cutting-edge science and technology to everyday cancer care. Our approach generates insights that help doctors match patients to more treatment options and helps accelerate the development of new therapies. Foundation Medicine is the culmination of talented people coming together to realize an important vision, and the work we do every day impacts real lives.

    Foundation Medicine is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, or national origin. Further, qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or protected veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also FMI's EEO Statement and EEO is the Law and Supplement . If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form . (EOE/AAP Employer)

  • Posted: 2021-11-21 Expires: 2021-12-20
    Sponsored by:
    ADP Logo
    Sponsored by:
    Bank of America Logo

    Featured Jobs[ View All ]

    Featured Employers

    Before you go...

    Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

    Share this job:

    Senior Product Owner

    Foundation Medicine, Inc.
    Boston, MA 02109

    Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

    Sign In Create Account
    Powered ByCareerCast