Product Owner

Date: Jan 17, 2022

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43202

Company: American Chemical Society

CAS uses intuitive technology, unparalleled scientific content and unmatched human expertise to help companies create groundbreaking innovations that benefit the world. As the scientific information solutions division of the American Chemical Society, CAS manages the largest curated reservoir of scientific knowledge, and for 114 years, has helped innovators mine, assess and apply that information to keep businesses thriving. The CAS team is global, diverse, endlessly curious and strives to make scientific insights accessible to innovators worldwide.



CAS is currently seeking a Product Owner in our Product Management department. This position will be located in our headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.



Job Duties:


  • Responsible for executing product initiatives by working collaboratively with cross functional teams/internal divisions to build, release, and monitor exciting CAS product features. 
  • This position will work directly with software development teams in an Agile software development process for a large, multi-team product development effort.  Main duties will include writing functional requirements, leading agile development teams, and helping Product Managers with product strategy and roadmap.
  • All product initiatives at CAS are expected to drive top line revenue, optimize return-on-investment and achieve other key performance indicators.  As a Product Owner, this position will be responsible for ensuring day-to-day decisions are made effectively and execution is optimized to drive toward this success. 



Minimum Education/Experience:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science/IT/Business
  • 2-5 years of experience in business analysis, product ownership, requirements analysis, management or other related roles. Experience in content management/analysis is a bonus.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative problem solving skills with sharp business value judgment
  • Excellent written, verbal, negotiation and collaboration skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize quickly and effectively both in individual work and in the assessment of business requirements
  • A working knowledge of the agile software development process



CAS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including a generous vacation plan, medical, dental, vision insurance plans, and employee savings and retirement plans. Candidates for this position must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future. EEO/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus

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