Liberty was founded on the principles of challenge and change. We are looking for talented individuals that want to challenge the assumptions of what an IT partner is capable of delivering and help our clients achieve the transformational change that is critical for their success. If you have the knowledge, the experience, and the drive to succeed, Liberty has a place for you. We are committed to help you to realize your potential and achieve success in your career.
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API Product Manager
- Job Title
- API Product Manager
- Job ID
- Melbourne, FL 32940
- Other Location
Summary: Product management responsibilities defining the business goals, developing roadmaps, identifying new growing opportunities, and managing the delivery of new products and features. Product managers should have an understanding of Agile and Scrum, and a background working on IT development projects. Product managers are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee. They thrive when planning projects and working with project teams.
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a business or technical discipline; PMP Certification
Required Years of Experience: 7 years, or 10 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education
- Will perform research to understand capability within the VA and document scope for the development team (this is not a technical role so scope will be written in the form of what is needed)
- Collaborate with VA customers, and internal team members to define products that meet users’ expectations and needs;
- Collect performance feedback from peers, project leadership and provides constructive feedback to the team
- Work with project and technology leadership to remediate project/staff issues and conflicts; escalate to direct supervisor as necessary;
- Develop a resource plan, considering roadmaps, capacity needs;
- Collect and define project and program KPIS and OKRs to report to project leadership(s);
- Collect and conduct performance reviews aligned with the corporate policies and timelines; Participate in calibration/stack ranking exercises.
- Lead definition of use case implementation of new features and work cooperatively with UI Designers
- Work cooperatively with Project Managers, to ensure a successful, well communicated, high quality product release
- Develop, mentor, and coach an engineering team to build a strong development team, increase team effectiveness, and promote individual team member’s growth
- Create product roadmaps for features and releases
- Work with business owners to prioritize use cases for sprint teams on a sprint and quarterly
- Define, improve, and promote product and project and best practices
- Lead and collaborate with other members of software engineering group including our Software Architects in defining and maintaining product architecture
- Monitor industry trends for new opportunities and improvements
- Experience in an Agile/Scrum organization; Well versed in agile software development techniques, conference room pilots, prototyping
- Experience in Federal contracting
- Experience in Health IT
- Prior experience as a Software Product Owner
- Exceptional decision-making ability in a dynamic, aggressive environment
- High standards and results-orientation with a commitment to delivering high quality software on time
- Experience mentoring and training staff including software developers
- Experience working with remote team members
- Ability to build, maintain, and inspire a team
- Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
- Experience with system integration technologies, service-oriented architecture (SOA), web services, software design principles, tools and applications
- Experience with large scale web applications, system architectures, and data architectures
- Excellent communication skills – written/verbal/presentation
- Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
- Strong attention to detail
- VA and/or Healthcare IT experience strongly preferred.
- Experience working on CMMI Level 3 programs.
- Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.
- Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
- Reacts to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently.
- Prior technology leadership experience (i.e., Lead Architect, Lead Consultant, Manager, Director, Program Manager)
- 5+ years’ experience working with a customer
- Needs to demonstrate exceptional decision-making ability in a dynamic and an aggressive environment
- Has high standards, results oriented, and a commitment to delivering high quality software on time
- Experience with mentoring and training staff