Wolters Kluwer Senior Technology Product Manager - Tax & Accounting XCM in Wichita, Kansas
The Sr. Technology Product Manager with Tax & Accounting XCM is a member of a highly innovative Agile Team that represents the voice of the customer and is responsible for working with the Product Manager and other stakeholders—including other product owners and the team—to define and prioritize the product backlog so that the solution effectively addresses business needs while maintaining technical integrity.
The Sr. Technology Product Manager is an important role at Wolters Kluwer and will have accountability and decision-making responsibility as products are developed. He or she will understand the customers and potential customers as well as the broader industry.
LOCATION: Wolters Kluwer office or remote U.S. locations
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES
Gather requirements and write concrete features to be implemented by the development team and prioritize them
Write new user stories and manage product backlog
Develop feature-based user stories
Specify acceptance criteria for each user story
Work with the Senior Product Manager/Owner to define the scope of work to be done by developers and designers on a weekly basis
Test new products and enhancements before they are available for users as UAT
Measure and evaluate how the product is used and if it solves the right problem
Conduct market research supported by ongoing conversations with development professionals to better understand the problems and needs of the corporate and accounting community
Communicate the product vision to the technical team as well as to other teams within the company
- Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar program, or relevant equivalent experience.
1+ years of experience as a Business Analyst, Accountant, Product Owner, or other related profession
Familiar with software development and databases
Strong ability to gather and interpret relevant data
Excellent critical thinking and product owner skills
Ability to logically analyze problems, deconstruct it and solve
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills; Strong attention to detail and organization skills
Proven ability to negotiate priorities
SAFe –PMPO (Product Manager/Product owner) or CSPO (Certified Scrum Product owner) or PSPO (Professional Scrum Product Owner) certification a plus
Visio expertise preferred to create systems or other simple logical drawings and mapped workflows
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.