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Product Owner Resume

Phoenix, AZ

SUMMARY:

  • Over 8 years of experience working as a Business Analyst in retail and banking in domestic and overseas companies.
  • Proficient in understanding Business Requirements and partnering to prioritize design and deliver a focused business solution
  • Experience with Project Planning and Estimates, Schedules, Resource Planning, Work Breakdown Structure and Project related Status Reports
  • Experience working with onsite and offshore teams delivering projects on a timely manner
  • Strong time management skills, with an ability to multi - task, handle multiple test assignments, and prioritize one’s own work
  • Ability to collaborate with peers in business and technical areas, to deliver optimal business process solutions working on SharePoint
  • Experienced in gathering requirements from various Business Units, external users and Vendors
  • Vast Experience conducting SWOT analysis, impact, feasibility and Gap to create AS-IS and TO-BE workflows
  • Experienced in creating workflow analysis, process flow, and use cases including UML diagrams, swim lane, sequence and ER diagrams
  • Skilled in documenting business requirement documents (BRD), and requirement traceability matrix (RTM), functional specification documents (FSD) and use case specification
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including development of project documentation and presentation materials to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Highly skilled in using visualization tools like Tableau and ggplot2 for creating dashboards
  • Extracted data from various database sources like Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2
  • Proficient in performing data mapping, validation, verification, migration and data flow validation using various types of SQL queries
  • Regularly accessing JIRA tool and other internal issue trackers for the Project development
  • Extensive experience working with customers during and after the release for production support, user training and issue resolution
  • Proficient in Agile project methodologies and Agile development environment
  • Observe customer transactions to identify fraudulent activity such as account take over, friendly fraud, theft and similar other risks.

STRENGTHS:

  • Leadership
  • Problem Solver
  • Strategic Planning
  • Adaptable
  • Team Building
  • Negotiation
  • Analytical
  • SDL

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Oracle
  • SQL
  • Google Suite
  • Microsoft Suite
  • MS Visio
  • JIRA
  • Rational
  • Toad
  • SharePoint
  • Quality Center
  • MS Access

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Product Owner

Confidential, Phoenix, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • Participates in meetings with Team members, and other stakeholders to discuss business and functional specifications related to user stories
  • Provides feedback, support, coaching, in sprint and release plans
  • Sets ambitious and clear channel strategy, develops comprehensive product vision and translate into specific feature strategies and road-maps
  • Responsible for communicating the product vision effectively and conducting grooming sessions, prioritization, story mapping and spring review to key stakeholders and team members
  • Works closely with IT and other Business Unit counterparts to ensure resource alignment in support of product vision and road-maps
  • Involved in Business analysis, creation of process flows, UML diagrams, Data analysis, UAT validation, etc.
  • Prepares UAT strategy and lead through the UAT procedure from Planning to the Sign offs
  • Regular submission of project status reports to the higher management

Product Owner

Confidential, New York, NY

Responsibilities:

  • Requirement elicitation done by facilitating story authoring session and several other meetings and workshops
  • Conducted market-product fit surveys, focus group and one on one meetings to understand the need of the product
  • In charge with the competitors research to recognize industry trends and report to the stakeholders
  • Worked in compliance with scrum-master in creation of Product Backlog and populating Release Backlog for effective organization of sprint
  • Created mock-up screens, prototyping storyboards and UI/UX with MS Visio
  • Participated actively on a regular basis in focus groups and steering committees
  • Created RACI Responsibility Assignment Matrix chart and to clarify roles and responsibilities
  • Used JIRA to document defects and user stories
  • Collaborated with key personnel in analyzing business requests for feasibility and costs
  • User Confluence to ensure all team members have easy access to all the documents created
  • Lead through UAT procedure and conducted training sessions for the end users along with the necessary documentation
  • Coordinates with the Off-shore team in various deliverables

Business Analyst

Confidential, Irvine, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Developed training and UAT strategy document applying appropriate project methodology
  • Prepared User Stories for product backlog creation, involved in sprint planning, sprint backlog creation, release planning and facilitated in Daily Stand-ups
  • Interacted with cross functional stakeholders and external partners to formulate Business Processes
  • Performed Gap analysis for the modules in production, conducted feasibility studies and performed impact analysis for proposed enhancements
  • Automated the generation of Customer Due Diligence (CDD) and Enhanced Due Diligence (EDD) reports in compliance with AML
  • Interacted with the database developers for formulating ER diagrams and data flow diagrams
  • Maintained the data integrity of the existing system by developing an end-user strategy for data cleansing and engineering revision control
  • Mapped current business processes to new system and verifying that the data was properly transferred in the ETL process
  • Assisted the Quality team in designing the test plans, test scenarios and test cases
  • Involved in UAT and followed up with Business users for sign off
  • Provided professional training to users through WebEx and PowerPoint
  • Supported Production support team, performed root cause analysis of bugs and followed up on quick resolution

Business Analyst

Confidential, Draper, UT

Responsibilities:

  • Initiated requirement gathering sessions and facilitated reviews through the project lifecycle
  • Provided executives with analytics and decision-support tools user as the basis for reorganization, consolidation and relocation strategies
  • Partnered with developers to automate manual processes, saving time and money while decreasing errors
  • Collaborated with stakeholder groups across the organization to ensure business and technology alignment.
  • Proposed solutions meeting defined specifications and needs
  • Designed Business Process Model with Activity diagrams, and swim-lane diagram Document analysis and represented them in Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) using Requisite Pro
  • Lead the backlog grooming meetings across each sprint for enhancements/changes in the user stories for updating in the next sprint
  • Developed UAT plans with test cases and UAT execution and sign off
  • Coordinated with the Off-shore team in various deliverables

Business Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted SWOT analysis and feasibility to understand the need of software required
  • Documented and procured approval from Business stakeholders and closely interacted with the project manager
  • Used Component business modeling for improving strategic planning and efficiency
  • Analyzed end-user requirements, their strategies, and their objectives to create User Stories
  • In charge with the product-market fit research to understand the needs, guide the product and prioritize features
  • Used Component business modeling for improving strategic planning and efficiency
  • Wrote and entered SQL language to retrieve data from various databases
  • Analyzed requirements and formulated a test plan for functionality testing, navigation, and integration testing of the application’s UAT, defect and change management, database steps, production support, web services and API’s
  • Generated key statistics such as defect reporting by application, performance usage, tasks estimating as well as time and task reporting

Business Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted JAD sessions and requirement walkthroughs to understand the benefits of the system
  • Involved in GAP analysis around the identification of design rules and system process flows, user administration and requirements
  • Designed wireframes/prototypes, and application related reports and dashboards
  • Created business requirements document (BRD), functional specification document (FSD), use cases, and UML diagram
  • Uploaded test conditions, test results and screenshots in HP Quality Center
  • Performed functional and GUI testing to ensure that the user acceptance criteria are met
  • Co-coordinated the UAT with the SME’s to make sure that all the requirements are addressed
  • Provided post production support and maintenance

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