Product Owner | Minnestar


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Our employees describe our culture as flexible, inclusive, caring, innovative, and impactful. We have a wide range of backgrounds but share a common desire to solve problems and exceed client expectations while working to address environmental issues. Sagiliti was named a 2022 Star Tribune Top Workplace National Standard Setter. Top Workplaces recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions measuring engagement, organizational health and satisfaction.


Reporting to Sagiliti’s Chief Technology Officer, the Product Owner will help design and deliver exceptional digital products to support Sagiliti’s growth and overall operational excellence. You are the interface between the business operations and the engineering team. You support business growth through data-driven analysis and decision making, improving efficiency, and data quality. You’ll represent the business team in prioritizing the features for development, approving user stories, and ensuring clear communication flows back and forth. You’ll shape and execute the product strategy that meets the department goals, engage in new product line development, and support the collective ownership of the agile software process.


The Product Owner will make an impact by: 


  • Lead and execute all new product needs, from high-level product roadmaps to thought leadership as new products are being developed
  • Facilitate design sessions to understand product users, priorities, product principles, and features
  • Defining and communicating the overall product vision and objectives as they relate to the goals of the business. Articulate the minimum viable product needs. Create, refine, socialize, and prioritize the product backlog and user stories.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders, the engineering team, designers, and copywriters to execute on product and UX strategy
  • Build strong relationships within the business and operations team, creating trust and guiding decision-making
  • Supporting delivery of major project deliverables, testing, and launching


We think you’ll be successful in this role if you are:

  • A product thinker and leader
  • Self-motivated, flexible, and collaborative
  • Great at working with many stakeholders to understand their goals and deliver experiences they love
  • A strong visual, verbal, and written communicator
  • Comfortable with feedback and willing to shift gears as needed
  • Able to take big ideas and turn them into something tangible quickly with little direction
  • Champions ongoing change. Supports collective ownership of the agile software process and effectively manages the implementation of new ideas.


To set you up for success, Sagiliti requires the following qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Five years of experience working in an agile software development environment
  • Based in and authorized to work in the United States


Benefits:  Sagiliti offers a range of benefits to full time employees to promote wellness and balance.  We offer two high quality, low deductible health insurance plans to choose from and pay 100% of the premium for you and your dependents.  We also offer a 401k plan, dental, vision, life, and short-term disability insurance.  Along with tremendous flexibility, we provide 20 days of PTO, 9 holidays, volunteer PTO, paid time off for other important reasons, company sponsored wellness activities, and professional development assistance.


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EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/ Sagiliti is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or job applicant on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, age, marital status, genetics, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, familial status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Job Type: Full-time
Compensation Type: Salaried
Location: Remote
Posted by Deven Thomas on January 23, 2023