Product Owner
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Product Owner
Ref No.: 18-10059
Location: RIVERWOODS, Illinois

6 months to start, potential for extension.

Will be managing Third Party Risk Portal.

Looking for BA/product owner role background.

Strong Agile BA with risk experience is fine without Product Owner Title.

Third Party Risk, Risk experience would be a nice to have.




Third Party Portal position is responsible for supporting the strategic development of an application that manages 3rd Party vetting process. The job requires a process-focused individual with cross-functional application knowledge and proven experience driving results in both a traditional waterfall and agile environment. This role is responsible for supporting more than one team within the organization and ensuring the pipeline (backlog) stays full and is prioritized. An ideal candidate will have experience writing user stories that align to the product features.


• Conduct user feedback sessions and gather feedback from stakeholders on an ongoing basis to clearly understand their needs and pain points. • Develop user stories (requirements) & actionable acceptance criteria in collaboration with stakeholders. Continuously manage and prioritize the sprint backlogs with team input prior to and during the backlog grooming sessions. • Make critical decisions regarding user interface, functionality and priority in the sprint. Sign off to accept each user story during sprints. • Vet out potential solutions and collaborate with design and development to rapidly conceptualize, prototype and validate new product ideas & innovations. • Create a process to ingest and respond to feedback on process opportunities. Design an efficient mechanism to track requests and understand status on response. • Provide periodic status updates to business stakeholders and upper management. • Drive the development of test cases and work closely with stakeholders and the test team to implement testing. • Promote a risk-aware culture; ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and practices.