Product Owner w/ Mortgage Experience | 218187 in Carrollton, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/6/2021

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Job Description

Product Owner w/ Mortgage Experience | 218187


Location: Carrollton, TX (100% remote during Covid-19)

Position Type: 6M C2H

Hourly / Salary: BOE + 10% bonus potential


Vaco Technology is currently seeking a Product Owner with Mortgage experience for a 6M C2H opportunity located in Carrollton, TX. The Product Owner will be part of a newly created team that will assist the Product Manager in creating the roadmaps and strategy for product features, etc. and break those down into deliverables within the SCRUM / Agile Methodology. The Product Owner will oversee product release and upgrades from concept to development to completion. The Product Owner will be responsible for the design, usability, quality, and delivery of a product or feature. The Product Owner is the key decision maker on priorities and design decisions for the delivery team and works to ensure that all stakeholders are aligned at each stage of the delivery lifecycle. Additionally, the Product Owner will work with cross-functional teams to ensure that the business, quality, and functional goals are met with each product release.

  • Gather Requirements / Gain Requirement Approvals / Create Necessary User Stories
  • Create User Stories / Acceptance Criteria
  • Refine the Backlogs for Priority Clarity / Protect the Team from External Interruptions, etc.
  • Remove Large-Scale Impediments Preventing the Team from Delivering Value
  • Define Business Requirements - Interviews / Doc Analysis / Surveys / WF Analysis, etc.
  • Assess Value / Develop Use Cases / Prioritize Stories, Epics, and Themes, etc.
  • Clearly Define Acceptance Criteria Articulating the Value Expected for Each User Story
  • Develop / Maintain an Appropriately Prioritized Backlog of User Stories for Implementation
  • Design / Implement Creative Solutions to Meet Business Needs
  • Work Closely with Different Business Units / Provide Status Updates to Executives / Customers
  • Handle Communications to the Business - Ensure Creation of the Release Training Documents / Discern Who Should or Shouldn't Attend Certain Meetings, etc.
  • Responsible for UAT (User Acceptance Testing) - SCRUM Master Facilitates Meetings / Product Owner Signs-Off on Behalf of the Business


  • Product Owner - Maintain Products / Systems / Process in Large-Scale Complex Environments
  • End-to-End Customer Experience / Integration / Dependencies (understanding)
  • Functional Design / Architecture of Application Systems Across Multiple Technologies (understanding)
  • Data Flow / Storage Concepts (understanding)
  • SCRUM / Agile Methodology - JIRA / Confluence
  • Mortgage Industry Experience (REQUIRED)

Job Requirements

Agile, Product Owner, SCRUM, Jira, Mortgage