Xylem is hiring a
We’re Hiring for a Product Owner!
If you are excited and passionate about helping #LetsSolveWater, consider joining our team today! Xylem, Inc. is a leading global water technology company servicing more than 150 countries and is dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues. We are looking for individuals to join our mission by exceeding customer expectations through smart sustainable solutions. At Xylem, you will have the opportunity to solve water by participating in our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark!
THE ROLE: The Product Owner for digital solutions, in the wastewater network space, is responsible for realizing delivery of the product roadmap, enabling water utilities to better meet today’s as well as tomorrow’s challenges. We offer a full benefits package to include Flexible Time Off (FTO) for salaried positions, health, dental, vision, investment savings plan, and additional miscellaneous benefits.
CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
3+ years of experience working in a Product Owner role working with software requirements and modern software technologies.
Proven track record of managing successful product launches throughout their lifecycle.
Solid experience with Agile software development practices
Skilled at directing and motivating software development teams
Able to work with user groups, conduct surveys, incorporate voice of customer.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Confident, experienced presenter
Skilled at working collaboratively and effectively with cross functional teams.
Kindness and empathy towards customers and colleagues – we deeply value our culture!
Experience with solutions that focus on optimizing operations of already deployed infrastructure/assets.
Knowledge of water industry specific software applications aimed at wastewater in particular.
Training and/or certification as a professional scrum product owner (PSPO) or as a certified scrum product owner (CSPO)
Familiarity and/or experience with user research (foundational/discovery methodologies, usability studies, persona development, etc.)
At Xylem, we embrace diversity and strive to create avenues where employees feel valued and appreciated through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resources Groups (ERG). Xylem is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace. Xylem prohibits discrimination, harassment of any kind and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, marital status, medical conditions or disability, genetic information, age, or other non-merit factors.
Join the global Xylem team today! Xylem is a team creating advanced technology solutions to the world’s water challenges through developing new technologies and services that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor, and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential, and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.