Product Owner

| Greater Boulder Area

Who is Markit Digital 

 

Markit Digital is dedicated to the delivery and presentation of financial data, transforming complex information into elegant user experiences. As a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider in the financial services industry, our innovative visualizations are the standard for interpreting, manipulating and displaying financial information. 

 

What you'll do at Markit Digital 

 

The Product Owner develops and communicates the product’s vision to be fulfilled by their agile team. The PO is the team's key stakeholder who serves as proxy for the customer - both internal and external. The Product Owner represents the voice of stakeholders by maintaining and prioritizing the backlog to ensure that development teams are working on stories that maximize business value and deliver necessary fixes and functionality to stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be one with prior experience as a product owner, who leads by example, can communicate in terms of value, and can identify aggregate feature sets that progress technical and business goals. 

 

How you'll do it at Markit Digital 

 

  • Collaborate with stakeholders (cross-functional teams, business partners, management) during the visioning and concept development of a client project and translate business and technical requirements into user stories for scrum teams to implement 

  • Provide vision and serve as a champion of customer perspectives to the scrum team 

  • Collaborate in ceremonies with scrum team  

  • Assess value, prioritize and write stories, epics and themes to ensure maximum value and alignment with client and company strategy 

  • Plan, prioritize and maintain the product backlog  

  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prioritized and groomed tasks to work on 

 

What we're looking for 

 

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in Scrum and Agile 

  • Minimum 2 years Product Owner experience working in SAAS environment 

  • Proven problem-solving and analytic skills including a thorough understanding of how to interpret business and technical needs and translate them into themes, epics and user stories 

  • In-depth understanding of Agile process & principles  

  • Outstanding communication, presentation, leadership and relationship building skills  

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills 

  • Experience in the Financial, Software, and/or Digital sectors strongly preferred 

  • Experience and/or interest in working with remote teams 

  • Strong Attention to detail 

  • Must be willing to work shifted schedule, weekdays 6am to 3pm  

 

Where we're going 

 

We rely on a combination of ingenuity and initiative to search for deeper sources of information. The solutions and products we provide give our customers a richer view of their world and the insights they need to make smarter decisions. 

We cause an effect on the industries and markets driving the worldwide economy – for leaders in business, finance and governments. As we address today’s most critical business challenges, the positive impacts we are making will be felt for generations to come. 

 

 

* This role is not eligible for relocation assistance or visa sponsorship at this time. 

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • C++Languages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases

Location

Our neighbors are Ozo, Upslope Brewing Company and many rotating food trucks! Bike to work (yours or borrow ours), ample parking, bus stops nearby

An Insider's view of IHS Markit Digital

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Uniqueness and creativity can be seen in all areas here! We have a digital community bulletin board where you can buy, sell, or post just about anything (seriously, anything!), a company sponsored picnic that includes spirited cornhole competitions, and regular group outings like running or cycling, before, during, or after work.

Marj

Director, Business Development

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

My teammates and I come from a diverse set of backgrounds and combine our unique perspectives to provide innovative solutions to problems. As a result, our products push new boundaries and delight our clients.

Jason

Product Management Director

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

IHS Markit Digital has provided me a unique set of opportunities, giving my career a healthy jumpstart. I joined as a college summer intern 3 years ago, and am now a full-time Product Analyst! I love the sense of community here, and value working with a leadership team who provides both a supportive and challenging work environment.

Gillian

Sr. Product Management Analyst

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Our culture promotes hard work while also living a fulfilling life outside of the office. We all love spending time working together on challenging projects, and when the time comes to get away, the support is felt throughout the company. Whether it's an extended vacation or volunteer opportunity to give back to our community!

Corwin

Associate Creative Director, UI Design

What are IHS Markit Digital Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Generous Well-Being account to pay for your wellness related expenses, pet insurance, ECO pass, loaner bikes and bike room, showers and locker room onsite.

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