Sr. Product Owner

Westminster, CO

Sr. Product Owner

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Colorado, Westminster

Position ID: J0823-1822

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Opportunity to work in a mature SAFe agile environment supporting the satellite digital imagery industry with a team in Colorado and within a technical environment that is comprised of cloud deployed microservices. Team is looking for a Product Owner with 10+ years of experience in the IT industry within various roles.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of service oriented architectures, microservices, cloud-enabled services. This candidate must demonstrate a willingness to learn new domains/technologies and overcome challenges in a fast-paced environment.

This individual:

• Has prior hands-on experience with enterprise software development, pipeline and devops, integration and implementation

• Leads product definition and prioritization by working with stakeholders, developers, and internal/external customers

• Participates/facilitates agile ceremonies including Sprint Planning, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Demonstrations and Retrospectives

• Engages the development teams on agile values, principles and practices

• Maintains feature backlog and life cycle of features from inception to completion

• Assists with risk, change, and dependency management

• Delivers business requirements via artifacts such as epics, features, stories, acceptance criteria, mockups/demos, etc.

• Assist with developing/clarifying the business case and prioritization of features and enhancements

• Prioritize Requirements

• Build upon requirements models

• Grooms and prioritizes User Story backlog

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must, as is the ability to provide leadership on a team.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.

Required qualification to be successful in this role:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

  • Agile/Scrum experience

  • Past experience as a Product Owner

  • Facilitation skills: Ability to facilitate meetings and requirements definition and be a liaison between the agile team and the train, developers and other stakeholders

  • Analytical skills: Detail oriented with ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a more general understanding, distinguish presented user requests from the underlying true needs, and distinguish solution ideas from requirements.

  • Organizational skills: Ability to work with the information gathered during requirements analysis and to exercise flexibility with changing business priorities

  • Interpersonal skills: Must be able to help negotiate priorities and to resolve conflicts among representatives from various business and development teams

  • Team skills: Works well with others, delivers positive energy to their team

  • Time Management skills: Ability to work in a fast paced team environment and consistently meet deadlines and work independently with minimal supervision

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $120,000 - 160,000

Desired Qualifications:

  • Understanding of Real-time Operating Systems (RTOS) concepts

  • Experience with Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC).

  • Passion to work on space applications




  • Product Owner

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned .

We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Clickhere ( to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.