Remote, Oregon

Job Description

Technical Product Owner

We are looking for an experienced Product Owner to organize, prioritize and assess work for our Agile teams. As a key stakeholder in Product Delivery, you will champion agile best practices and delight in ensuring stories meet the Definition of Ready seeking input and clarity from non-technical subject-matter-experts, engineering staff and business owners alike

The Product Owner's responsibilities include gathering feature requests, identifying business domains, determining process-centric epics, authoring right-sized stories that deliver business value, and coordinating refinement/rituals.

As a critical member of the product delivery team, your ability to understand and translate Business and Technical requirements into high-value implementable & testable feature-sets will be instrumental in delivering a world-class product. To be successful in this role, you should be able to identify and negotiate user needs and work with cross-functional teams to define & prioritize the scope of sprints that deliver business value.

The Technical Product Owner will work closely with Software & Platform Architects along with Subject Matter & Technology Experts. The role requires understanding software architectures and standards along with Cloud/PAAS solutions and being able to distill into user stories for the teams to work on.

Ultimately, you'll help us roll-out high-impact products that deliver significant customer value in-line with our company's vision.

Job Tasks:
  • Working closely with Product Management, Incorporate feature requests into product roadmap & backlog
  • Groom and prioritize the product backlog with Product Management
  • Develop user stories and define achievable acceptance criteria
  • Set sprint goals and define sprint backlogs with the engineering teams
  • Plan sprint striping and feature release milestones working with Program & Product Management
  • Follow progress of work and address detail/information issues during sprints
  • Interpret functional requirements and requests of end-users
  • Refine our agile methodology based on results and feedback
  • Keep track of industry trends and best practices.

Education, Certifications & Experience

Preferred Education/Certifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field

Minimum Experience:
  • 2-5 years of continuous commercial experience as a Product Owner or similar role in product management
  • Real-world experience of implementing and executing SCRUM using modern online tools
  • Ability to define testable stories, experience with INVEST, and SMART a plus.
  • Hands-on experience managing all stages of the product life cycle
  • Technical background with knowledge of software development and web technologies
  • Experience with Cloud Platform required (AWS or Azure)
  • Team spirit and great communication both internally and externally with an ability to negotiate
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to lead & mentor others with varying levels of skill and expertise
  • Agile certifications beneficial (e.g. CSM etc).

Preferred Experience:
  • CSPO Preferred

Respect • Passion • Continuous Improvement • Trust • Customer Focus • Innovation

AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer

We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

We value professionalism in everything we do - this includes the professional presence we project as we interact with internal and external customers.

We value professionalism in everything we do - this includes the professional presence we project as we interact with internal and external customers.


Remote, Oregon

AMN Healthcare is the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare’s workforce solutions - including managed services programs and recruitment process outsourcing - enable providers to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes within the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. The Company provides unparalleled access to the largest network of quality clinicians and physicians through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. Clients include acute-care hospitals, government facilities, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups and many other healthcare settings. For more information, visit or to learn about AMN career opportunities.

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