Agile Program Product Owner (Allstate Benefits)

Allstate Insurance Company

Posted Under: Jacksonville, Florida jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 32099
Posted On: 2020-02-15 00:00:00

Where good people build rewarding careers.Think that working in the insurance field cant be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. Youll help us reinvent protection and retirement to improve customers lives. Well help you make an impact with our training and mentoring offerings. Here, youll have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills in ways you never thought possible. And youll have fun doing it. Join a company of individuals with hopes, plans and passions, all using and developing our talents for good, at work and in life.Job Description and Qualifications**Onsite Jacksonville, FL Position ** The Agile Program Product Manager is responsible for assisting in the acceleration of large scale, enterprise wide transformation at Allstate. This position works with the Program Manager to oversee execution and analytics/reporting to achieve desired results across the transformation portfolio. This position will collaborate closely with senior leaders across the enterprise to drive change and understand transformation progress through all phases of the transformation lifecycle. Qualifications:5 or more years of related experience in either Agile Project Management or Voluntary Benefits Operations A bachelors degree requiredA program management professional (PgMP) certificationJob ResponsibilitiesLeads the scrum team as the decision maker for scope, priorities, and acceptance of delivery, ultimately responsible for driving collaboration and ensuring that the backlog delivered is aligned to customer and strategic goals.Builds, edits, and maintains the team backlog, defined in the context of the target platform and strategic vision.Defines stories, provides clarifications to assist the team, and accepts user stories that have completed all testing.Incorporates input from business stakeholders, architecture, and engineering into the team level backlog. Maintains customer needs, validates solutions, and improves user experiences through partnership with user experience (UX) strategist to assess tradeoffs and incorporate UX designs in features.Prepares for and participates in Program Increment (PI) Planning.Reviews and contributes to program vision, roadmap, and content presentations.Leads Sprint Planning, Backlog Refinement, and demos of teams working software to stakeholders.Must exhibit agile behaviors of leadership, determination, collaboration, and customer centricity. (This includes demonstrating decision making skills, accountability, and desire to take on a growth opportunity, etc and have the other items listed as job requirements.) The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen. Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands. As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary but thats just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, youll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy. Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position. It is the Companys policy to employ the best qualified individuals available for all jobs. Therefore, any discriminatory action taken on account of an employees ancestry, age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual and reproductive health decision, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, race (include traits historically associated with race, including, but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles), religion (including religious dress), sex, or sexual orientation that adversely affects an employee's terms or conditions of employment is prohibited. This policy applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, salary administration, promotion, job assignment, benefits, discipline, and separation of employment.