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Product Owner

Product Owner

Company 
Quicken Loans Inc.
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

We’re not only the largest online mortgage lender in America, we’re also the second largest mortgage lender overall – closing loans in all 50 states. J.D Power ranked Quicken Loans “Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination” for the past seven consecutive years, 2010 – 2016. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for three consecutive years, 2014 through 2016, each year the company was eligible. There’s a simple reason we’ve been so successful: We care about the people we work with. 

 

If you’re tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you’ll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won’t find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was named #1 in ESSENCE Magazine’s first ever list of “Best Places to Work for African Americans” in 2015. We've been on Computerworld's "Best Places to Work in IT" list for 12 years running, hitting #1 the last five years and we were ranked #5 in FORTUNE Magazine’s list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2016, remaining in the top-30 for the past 13 years.

What You'll Do/Need

Quicken Loans Product Owners are responsible for aligning to product visions and prioritizing what wedeliver within a Lean/Agile development team environment. We’re looking for talented and passionateteam members who’ll inspire innovation and help teams develop solutions that focus on deliveringvalue. If you’re passionate about finding a better way while improving our team members’ and clients’ experience, we want to talk to you!

 

Responsibilities: 
  • Drives the vision and definition of the product
  • Knows why we’re building the product, its audience, and what problem it will solve
  • Represents the voice of the client
  • Ensures that the Development team works on the right things from the stakeholder’s perspective
  • Understands the business, technology, and process context in which a product delivers value
  • Writes new user stories, ensuring that acceptance criteria is met when code is complete
  • Drives release planning and forecasting
  • Regularly keeps in touch with every product stakeholder
  • Shares insights throughout the company regarding the product
  • Engages with our User Experience team to define requirements for how a prospective user interacts with the product
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Marketing, Computer Science, Information Management Systems or a closely related field
  • Two to four years of experience in product management as either a Product Owner,Product Manager, or product-related role within a development team

What’ll Make You Special

  • Strong background in usability and/or software development and architecture
  • Experience working in a Lean/Agile environment with focus on Scrum, XP and Kanban methodologies
  • Strong communication and relationshipbuilding skills
  • Team-first mentality
  • Strong systems thinking’, and ability to articulate the big picture
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training
  • The ability to deliver solutions iteratively

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, includingpersonal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes, and more
Why We're Different 
Corporate politics not your strong suit? The anti-corporate culture of Quicken Loans gives our teammembers the initiative to build solutions together and grow both personally and professionally. At Quicken Loans, we’re in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly aren’t puttingceilings on our team members’ careers. If you’re interested in working in a place with a philosophy that’s truly different, apply today.
 
Quicken Loans is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Disclaimer: Quicken Loans received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2010-2016 Primary Mortgage Origination StudiesSM. 2016 study based on 3,267 total responses measuring 13 lenders and measures opinions of consumers who originated a new mortgage. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in July-August 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com

 

Quicken Loans is the #1 online lender and the 3rd largest retail mortgage lender in America – according to National Mortgage News.

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