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Product Owner I

Lowell, AR - JB Hunt Corporate

Job Title:
Product Owner I

Engineering & Science

United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under  general supervision, this position acts as the representative of stakeholders to manage product backlogs and review iteration outcomes to ensure the business success of  product development. Owns the least complex products and works with a more experienced professional who supports them in building the product, making sure the client's needs are met. 

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

• Assists in discussing and determining product backlogs for each iteration, and reviewing the outputs of all sprints, to make sure they are in alignment with the product requirements

• Provides inputs for applications technical designs and data models

• Follows standard principles to write, discuss and add user stories to product backlogs; prioritizing product backlogs by business values, level of effort and dependencies

• Works closely with the development team, to ensure the right things to be focused on and completed during the development process

• Assists in defining and conveying the vision of what is to be built for the development team, to address client requirements and ensure successful product for business objectives


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Business, Computer and Information Science, Software Engineering, or related field, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 1 year of experience acting as a Product Owner and/or certification in Agile fundamentals..

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of Agile process and principles
Knows and embodies Scrum values
Understands Product Owner involvement in Scrum events
Experience drafting and elaborating backlog items.

Bachelors: Business Administration/Management (Required), Bachelors: Computer and Information Science (Required), Bachelors: Computer Engineering (Required)

Work Experience:
Product Management, Software Development

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification - Scrum Alliance

Job Opening ID:
00475049 Product Owner I (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.”

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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.