Are you ready to work on a program that supports mission focused projects? Join us at Leidos, where your most important work is ahead! You will enjoy great benefits such as paid time off (PTO), flexible schedules, discounted stock purchase plans, career growth, unlimited education and training support, parental paid leave and more! You will have the opportunity to work under the best leadership in the industry at all levels; where supporting their employees and what they do-is what matters.
On this program we work super hard but also has fun. We have chili cooks offs, Pi Day with Pies, lunches brought in for the teams and program, end of year celebrations, recognition awards and much, much more.
This is a high profile program supporting projects working on highly visible applications AND building the next generation of these applications.
Leidos is seeking a Product Owner for a technical development program supporting the Sponsor's Entitlement Programs as well as IdAM /ICAM, Authentication, Authorization, Attributes and Digital Policy Management. .
Work with other POs and leadership to help shape the product vision and enumerate high-level priorities
Prepare for and participate in Sprint Planning
Consistently refine and prepare program backlog Build, edit, prioritize and maintain the team backlog
Progressively elaborate requirements and suggestions from stakeholders and the team
Work with an Agile Scrum team to develop and scrub stories in order to ensure accurate story estimates and sequencing
Collaborate with the team to detail story acceptance criteria and examples in the form of acceptance tests
Communicate story detail and priorities and ensure the team aligns and agrees on a final iteration plan
Validate that stories meet acceptance criteria and the team's Definition of Done when the team is ready for story review
Be available to answer the team's questions to clarify current sprint work
Collaborate with the team and any other stakeholders in the Sprint Demo and participate in the Sprint Retrospective
Coordinate dependencies with other POs and work across teams to define and implement improvement stories that will increase the velocity and quality of the program
Work with users and stakeholders to collect feedback to incorporate into the backlog
Communicate regularly with the team, stakeholders, and users
Act as liaison between stakeholders and the team
Evaluate product progress and quality
Active TS/SCI with Polygraph
Typically requires BS degree and 12-15 years of prior relevant, additional experience in lieu of degree
Prior Agile and Scrum experience
Demonstrate the ability to understand the scope of upcoming work, and collaborate with Techical Lead to assist with decision-making and sequencing of the critical technological infrastructures that will host the new business functionality.
Strong communication skills to interact with both the teams and customers
Ability to translate requirements, feedback, and requests into Epics and Stories
Story writing experience
Capacity to work well in groups and the ability to lead
Experience using Agile tracking tools, preferably Jira and Confluence
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Passion and a continuous-improvement mind-set
Problem solving skills
Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) or equivalent PO certification
Strong knowledge of DevOps tools and processes
Experience in utilizing diverse metrics to drive team and product improvement
Additional technical knowledge is welcome:
Amazon Web Services. Java Eclipse/Git/Jenkins Relational Databases Web service development
Pay Range $118,300.00 - $182,000.00 - $245,700.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.