Sr Product Analyst in San Francisco, CA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Sr Product Analyst with experience in any industry. This is 6-12 Months contract opportunity with potential to hire and location is San Francisco, CA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-49388
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Engineering, Information Technology or similar
  • Typically has 2 - 5 years in developing innovative, technical products
  • Possesses project/Product management (product management is more preferred) skillsets and experience, ability to gain consensus, make decisions and escalate in a timely and clear fashion
  • Working knowledge of software development processes including the ability to evaluate and prioritize enhancement requests for software products, set software product release schedules and create software product forecasts
  • Knowledge of several software development life cycle methodologies; Agile SCRUM is desirable
  • Certified Product Manager is desirable
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Reviews current internal systems and platforms and makes recommendations to the backlog to implement feature updates or bug fixes
  • Researches market trends and creates product requirements documents, which capture business reasons for new ITS products or services
  • Establishes core knowledge of industry norms and stays abreast of latest developments
  • Understands key technologies and platforms, integration best practices and incorporation of third-party APIs and open source/reusable components
  • Develops internal relationships with Product Owners to facilitate product implementation throughout other divisions
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to establish initial product buy-in and with quality assurance and project management to facilitate acceptance testing of releases
  • Works with communications to develop user guides, training and training schedules for different stakeholder groups
  • Participates in the planning for future changes to products and services
  • Analyzes product metrics post release to proactively identify and optimize to user experience and product performance
  • Responsible for product development of internal systems, tools and platforms supporting operational capabilities within ITS
  • Ensures customer-driven design, considering user pain points and usability test results, while using market & industry knowledge to deliver a well-positioned product
  • Drives product requirements and feature roadmaps from concept through delivery
  • Identifies key opportunities for improvement, as well as development of technical or process enhancements to increase operational efficiencies, or reduce costs associated with the use of internal tools
  • Anticipates industry and product trends, capability prioritization and tradeoffs, balancing business needs versus technical and resource constraints
  • Communicates portfolio and project updates to managers and stakeholders
  • Develops content for marketing collateral and supports training to ensure successful product launch Complexity
  • Works with business partners within one or more business units to develop technology solutions that align with business and technical strategies
  • Manages more than one product or service
  • Serves as a project team member
Our client is an central banking system and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.