Agile Product Owner

Clearance Level
Field Engineering
Fairfax, Virginia

REQ#: RQ135417

Travel Required: None
Requisition Type: Regular

Duties and Tasks:

  • Solicits and captures desired business outcomes, requirements, demands, actions, and plans
  • Plans and executes integration, regression, and acceptance testing
  • Assists in the development of use cases and acceptance criteria
  • Reports and tracks defects in the system
  • Partners with business end-user community and IT staff to refine requirements
  • Strategizes and presents ideas to stakeholders
  • Defines product features according to customer needs
  • Participates in the development process
  • Acts as the main point of contact between teams and stakeholders
  • Manages and prioritizes product backlog items
  • Assists the scrum/product development team to meet the objectives of each sprint
  • Adjusts and improves each iteration of the product before release
  • Identifies areas of improvement
  • Keeps customers and stakeholders informed of the status of the product Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Proficient ability act with little daily instruction on tasks of diverse scope using a seasoned professional understanding of the Business Systems Analysis discipline
  • Exhibits solid knowledge on how IT solutions are constructed
  • Prior work experience as a Business Analyst or Quality Assurance Analyst capturing, analyzing, and translating business requirements, specifications, processes, and business cases strongly desired
  • Prior Experience as a Product Owner with an Agile team strongly desired
  • Proficient experience creating user stories, use cases, acceptance criteria, and test plans/cases
  • Proven understanding of solutions development methodologies (e.g. DevOps, Agile, Software Development Lifecycle, etc.)
  • A track record of high-level personal performance
  • Shows significant contribution within diverse teams across multiple projects or small initiatives to successfully achieve deliverables
  • Solid presentation skills
  • Proficient oral & written communication skills
  • A history that illustrates flexibility and adaptability to changing business needs and shows exposure to overcoming fundamental change obstacles
  • Lean-Agile mindset proficient in the understanding and becoming familiar with the Lean-Agile mindset
  • Lean-Agile principles and practices (includes DevSecOps, Scurm, SAFe, and Kanban) Proficient knowledge of the Lean-Agile principles and practices (includes DevSecOps, Scurm, SAFe, and Kanban)

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.