Principal Financial Services, Inc
Product Owner (Enterprise Data & Apps) - #220757Job Area:ITBusiness Area:Corporate Systems SupportLocation:IA - Des MoinesCareer Category:Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time:Full TimeRegular/Temporary:RegularDate Posted:08/09/2017As a member of Principal's global IT community, you are part of a high-performing culture that promotes employee empowerment, innovation, collaboration, and career development while fostering flexibility between professional and personal responsibilities. The work you do while partnering closely with the business puts our customers' needs first by shaping the financial security of millions of lives across the globe!Principal was #18 on Computerworld's list of making it 16 years in a row on the list! Click the link to read all about it.And, if you have 2 minutes, you'll want to watch this video about our company:Responsibilities:Our Enterprise Data and Applications area is looking for a strong Product Owner to help us roll out our enterprise-wide implementation of Salesforce. This is a key initiative in our corporate strategic roadmap, so there will plenty of opportunity to contribute at a high level as you drive prioritization of the needs of our various business units. You'll need strong collaboration skills, excellent relationship building, and the ability to push forward in the face of ambiguity.Your agile team is a strong, multi-disciplined team that is excited for you to come join them on this journey. They have each been working closely with the various business partners to understand current state and they are now ready to come together to work as a team to move this initiative forward. If this sounds like the right role for you, then read on below for more information about this job opportunity!Qualifications:Hands-on work with Salesforce (preference given to candidates with Salesforce Administration experience)You're going to need 4 years of relevant IT/Business experience with collaboration/negotiation/influence (Strongly prefer candidates with formal Business Analyst or Product Owner experience)Bachelor's degree or higherAdditional preferred experience:Collaboration tooling (we use Jira and Confluence)Previous experience as a Business Analyst or Product OwnerPrevious Agile/SAFe experienceCore competencies for success (these are a necessity):Top notch communication skillsRelationship buildingAbility to embrace changeNegotiation and compromise skillsAbility to influence without authorityWillingness to be a part of an on-call rotationTechnical aptitude - ability to understand high-level technical aspects of the work, communicate with developers, translate to business partners, etc.Job Level:Willing to consider applicants at multiple job levels.Employee Referral:Click on Email to a Friend to notify a friend or family member of this opportunity.Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.Visa Sponsorship:This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Principal. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.Keywords:PFGITThe Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or
The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®) is a leading global financial company offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services. Our range of products and services includes retirement solutions, insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products through our diverse family of financial services companies and national network of financial professionals.