Dematic Corp. Senior Project Owner - PCK415-26618 in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Senior Project Owner - PCK415-26618 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:Company: DematicLocation: USA - MI - Grand RapidsReq ID: 52838Position Title: Senior Project OwnerExperience Level: Mid LevelEducation Required: Bachelors DegreeTravel Required: YesJob Description:Dematic has an immediate need for a Senior Product Owner in our Grand Rapids, MI head office. Our Dematic Software team is implementing a full, end-to-end visual emulation of real-world systems using the Unity3D game engine. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a team creating simulators of warehouse automation robots and other fulfilment systems, and generating toolsets to enable testing and product demonstrations. In this senior position, you will you will plan, guide and support our state of the art emulation platform, including deriving requirements for infrastructure design, simulator and tool development, analysis of test automation effectiveness and product design discussions. You will be expected to present both at status meetings and at demo meetings.The Global RD Software Organization within Dematic is responsible for delivering software products to support a wide range of conveyor and sortation solutions, warehouse automation and distribution operations. Dematic development teams are distributed across multiple locations in Germany and US, as well as Waterloo, Canada.Job Responsibilities:* Act as a primary advocate for the product across the global organization* Guide product development towards an exceptional vision* Develop and execute strategic short- and long-term technology plans* Maintain product backlog, prioritization, and guide in estimation* Facilitate sprint planning and release planning* Own external communication including live demos, documentation and multimedia* Support customers in their onboarding experience* Facilitate stakeholder meetings to gather requirements and report project and release status* Communicate honestly with stakeholders to facilitate discussion, decision-making and support* Work effectively with cross-functional teams to build partnerships, align activities, resolve conflicts and achieve project and business goals* Investigate new technologies and opportunities that are on the periphery of the current work* Be the team’s expert on logistics-based facility emulation* Contribute to continuous improvement of team practices, including testing* 10% - 15% travel requiredDematic is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate againstany employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, ,age, national origin, religion, orientation, gender identity,status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal,state or local protected class.