Guidesoft Inc. dba Knowledge Services

  • Product Owner

    Posted Date 7 days ago(10/10/2018 4:55 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-12696
    Job City
    Carson City
    Job State
    Nevada
  • Overview

    Knowledge Services is actively seeking a Product Owner for a contract role with our client, the State of NV's Department of Transportation. This contract will last through June 2019 with possible extension. The resource is expected to be onsite for the duration of the project in Carson City, NV.

     

    Consultant will take the lead role in preparing a Request for Proposal (RFP) and act as Nevada Department of Transportation’s (NDOT) product owner for an Agile Scrum delivery of a transit operation management system. The system will replace other current siloed business systems with an enterprise level integrated system.

    Responsibilities

    • Consultant will take the lead role in preparing an RFP and act as NDOT’s product owner for an Agile Scrum delivery of a transit operation management system.  The system will replace other current siloed business systems with an enterprise level integrated system;
    • The consultant will be responsible for:
      • Developing the product vision;
      • Writing user stories; and
      • Creating, maintaining and prioritizing the product backlog.
    • The consultant will assist the Scrum Master with:
      • Sprint review meeting;
      • Attend Sprint planning meetings;
      • Clearly communicate business requirements to the team;
      • Get detailed level of requirements from stakeholders;
      • Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders; and
      • Attend daily Scrums.

     

    Qualifications

    • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience managing enterprise-level projects;
    • Experience with a minimum of two (2) projects with similar scope;
    • A minimum of three (3) years in a direct Scrum role – Scrum Master, Product Owner, or Team Member;
    • Certification as either a Certified Scrum Master, Certified Product Owner, or both;
    • Excellent oral, written, documentation and presentation skills;
    • Excellent record keeping skills; and
    • Performed work tasks and activities in a safe and conscientious manner.

     

     

    Overview of Knowledge Services:

     

    Knowledge Services,  established in 1994 and headquartered in Indianapolis IN, is a certified woman-owned (WBE) professional services organization with over 1500 employees located in offices throughout North America.  Founded by Julie Bielawski, CEO, Guidesoft, Inc. DBA Knowledge Services is an industry leader in Managed Service Programs (MSP), Employer of Record / Payrolling Services, National Recruitment, and Staffing Services.  We provide outstanding services to major organizations in various industries, including; IT, Healthcare, Entertainment, Media, Federal and State Governments, Public Utilities, Telecom, Manufacturing and more.

     

    As such, Knowledge Services is committed to providing opportunities for growth – in our company, in each team member and in our relationships.  We believe titles do not define a person, but provide a framework to each person’s endless potential.  Our focus on improving our team, product and processes drive us every day.  We are guided by our four Pillars that set the foundation of who we are and how we conduct business:  Knowledge, Integrity, Innovation, and Service. 

     

    Knowledge Services has benefit offerings to include the following!

     

    • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
    • Voluntary Life and AD&D coverage
    • Pet Insurance
    • Ticket and Event discounts!
    • The above are available provided contractors meet eligibility requirements

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