The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Product Lead in Boulder, Colorado
A successful candidate will have a proven history as a Product Owner, experience working with multiple product lines at once and the desire to mentor more junior product owners. The Product Lead will be charged with defining the overarching product vision for GMS, working with the business to define priorities and roadmap. Along with helping, teaching and managing other Product Owners, the Product Lead will also act as PO for teams as needed by the business. If a team is spun up quickly, the Lead Product Owner must be okay with getting their hands dirty.
Requirements: 1) 5+ years of Product Owner experience 2) Ability to set roadmap for multiple teams working on related functional areas, shaping prioritization, strategic alignment, release planning and requirements gathering 3) Experience working with distributed teams 4) Ability to work collaboratively in a flexible and adaptive manner with a range of stakeholders, team members and clients 5) Expertise working with Development Management tools such as Microsoft Devops, JIRA, Rally, etc.
Expected Skills: * Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of executives, managers, subject matter experts, end users and team members. * Excellent time management including prioritization of tasks and communication of issues. * Promote continuous growth in POs through teaching and mentorship, building skills and introducing new techniques. * Strong ability to think strategically -- the candidate should have demonstrated recently that they are able to think through strategies/options and articulate the pros and cons to enable effective decision making. * Ability to lead through influence and collaboration while building a Product community of practice. * Desire to learn both the business and current systems across the breadth of GMS offerings, in order to support individual teams and help shape future direction.
Company Greenbrier Leasing Company LLC
Functional Group Information Technology