Associate Product Owner
Posted on: October 19, 2019
Description Job Description:Leidos has a job opening for a
Associate Product Owner in Charlottesville, VA.JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Defense Group of Leidos has an internship opportunity for an
Associate Product Owner supporting the C4ISR Solutions Operation in
Charlottesville, VA or Morgantown, WV. The candidate will support
and guide the definition, implementation, and delivery of programs
focused on modernizing a variety of software systems. The selected
candidate will leverage their skills to provide oversight,
guidance, management support, and other related duties in one or
more phases of software systems development, system integration, or
system sustainment.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Associate Project Owner is accountable for managing the product
backlog for software projects and, in that capacity must perform
the following activities:
---Translate often confusing, incomplete, or contradictory
requirements into a clear, concise, and consolidated product
---Clearly define and prioritize product backlog items, including
establishing acceptance criteria in close collaboration with
external and internal project stakeholders.
---Ensure the product backlog is visible and transparent so
stakeholders can easily understand what the project team is
developing now and will develop in the future.
---Communicate with the development team(s) to ensure a consistent
and unambiguous understanding of all items in the product backlog
so that implementation meets the intent of each requirement.
---Assist in system architecting, trade-off analyses, development
of detailed design artifacts, defining the project---s test and
delivery strategy, and supporting the project manager.
---Draft and maintain the necessary engineering plans, processes,
and procedures to communicate engineering processes with internal
and external program stakeholders.BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-BS degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Management, or
relevant field with less than 2 years prior relevant
-Familiarity with Agile software management and continuous
integration and continuous delivery practices.--
-Experience with system requirements management, including
requirements gathering and decomposition.
-Experience with high-level software system design and development
of design artifacts.
-Excellent problem solving and analysis skills, including the
ability to logically create structure and order from unstructured
-Self-starter that is able to work independently while possessing
the communication skills to work collaboratively with software
development teams and external customers.
-Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication
-Ability to obtain U.S. DoD Secret security clearance.
-US citizenship is required.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
-Familiarity with Agile software management tools such as Jira,
Confluence, and Bitbucket.
-Familiarity with continuous integration and delivery.External
Referral Bonus:IneligiblePotential for Telework:NoClearance Level
Required:NoneTravel:NoScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition
Category:CollegeJob Family:Systems EngineeringLeidos is a Fortune
500-- information technology, engineering, and science solutions
and services leader working to solve the world's toughest
challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil,
and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital
missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in
Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately
$10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For
more information, visit www.Leidos.com.Pay and benefits are
fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft
compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do
for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive
compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid
Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.Leidos will
never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of
the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate
with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email
address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that
asks for payment-related information or any other personal
information, please report the email to firstname.lastname@example.org.All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin,
citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical
condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure,
marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military
status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also
consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal
histories consistent with relevant laws.
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