About CloudBees

CloudBees provides the leading software delivery platform for enterprises, enabling them to continuously innovate, compete, and win in a world powered by the digital experience. Designed for the world's largest organizations with the most complex requirements, CloudBees enables software development organizations to deliver scalable, compliant, governed, and secure software from the code a developer writes to the people who use it. The platform connects with other best-of-breed tools, improves the developer experience, and enables organizations to bring digital innovation to life continuously, adapt quickly, and unlock business outcomes that create market leaders and disruptors.

CloudBees was founded in 2010 and is backed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Bridgepoint Credit, HSBC, Golub Capital, Delta-v Capital, Matrix Partners, and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Visit www.cloudbees.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

 

WHY THIS POSITION?

This specific opening is for an exceptional candidate to help drive our CloudBees CD-RO (Continuous Deployment and Release Orchestration) capability. We are looking for an experienced Product Owner. You will leverage your analytical and technical skills, data-driven decision-making, communication and tactical execution skills to help guide our teams in increasing their velocity of delivering new and enhanced values to our customers.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO

 

You'll be embedded into one of the multidisciplinary pods and be responsible for setting, prioritizing, and accepting the work generated by the team in order to ensure the most valuable and proper functionality of the product is delivered to our customers.

 You'll translate the overall product vision and strategy to the team level

  • Understand business objectives
  • Ensure product
 is in line with business goals
  • Create and owns the team's product backlog
  • Keep the team focused on highest value
  • Be the voice of our customers
  • Drive common understanding, helps the team understand the "why" and the user's job-to-be-done.
  • Collaborate with the team to arrive at fully defined and meaningful value increments (define epics, break it down into user stories, define acceptance criteria)
  • Prioritize backlog items, taking into account overall strategy, balance between scope, budget, time, customer and internal demands
  • Inspect and evaluates progress through each iteration
  • Determine whether the final deliverable is acceptable

You'll contribute to each stage of the development process and act as a liaison to stakeholders

  • Set a focused and achievable Sprint goal together with the team
  • Make the work visible, transparent and clear to all
  • Inform and involves internal stakeholders of priority changes, risks and progress
  • Work with research and design to create best customer experiences 
  • Collaborate with engineering to validate technical feasibility and effort estimates
  • Work with 
team to refine and improve the development process
  • Drive the Sprint review to celebrate achievements

WHAT THE ROLE REQUIRES

  • In-depth knowledge and experience with Scrum and Agile Software Development Methodology
  • Working knowledge of software development lifecycle and activities
  • Working knowledge of DevOps concepts and tools 
  • Experience with CD-RO tools like XLRelease, XLDeploy, Harness, ArgoCD, Spinnaker is a plus
  • Experience in coordinating activities across functional teams
  • Ability to prioritize effectively
  • Empathy for users and deep understanding of how they interact with the product
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

What You’ll Get

  • Highly competitive benefits and vacation package
  • Ability to work for one of the fastest-growing companies with some of the most talented people in the industry
  • Team get-togethers (post-COVID)
  • Fun, Hardworking, and Casual Environment
  • Endless Growth Opportunities

At CloudBees, we truly believe that the more diverse we are, the better we serve our customers.  A global community like Jenkins demands a global focus from CloudBees. Organizations with greater diversity—gender, racial, ethnic, and global—are stronger partners to their customers.  Whether by creating more innovative products, or better understanding our worldwide customers, or establishing a stronger cross-section of cultural leadership skills, diversity strengthens all aspects of the CloudBees organization.

In the technology industry, diversity creates a competitive advantage.  CloudBees customers demand technologies from us that solve their software development, and therefore their business problems, so that they can better serve their own customers.  CloudBees attributes much of its success to its worldwide work force and commitment to global diversity, which opens our proprietary software to innovative ideas from anywhere. Along the way, we have witnessed firsthand how employees, partners, and customers with diverse perspectives and experiences contribute to creative problem solving and better solutions for our customers and their businesses.

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