Product Owner

Company Description

At Fannie Mae, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

Job Description

The Product Owner role will offer you the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:
  • Work closely with Product Management, incorporate feature requests into product roadmap and backlog
  • Interpret functional requirements and carve user stories
  • Groom and prioritize the product backlog
  • Set sprint goals and define sprint backlogs with the engineering teams
  • Follow progress of work and address issues during sprints
  • Identify opportunities for product improvements.
  • Lead team members on the product lifecycle and ongoing maintenance.
  • Ensure product strategy is in alignment with business objectives.



Minimum Required Experiences and Skills
  • 4 years of Product Manager / Product Owner experience
  • Solid understanding of the product lifecycle
  • Experience with product, system, and data analysis and documentation
  • Experience gathering accurate information to explain concepts and answer critical questions
  • Experience helping an organization to plan and manage change in effort to meet strategic objectives
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Working with people with different functional expertise respectfully and cooperatively to work towards a common goal
  • Ability to influencing others through negotiation and persuasion
  • Experience facilitating meetings and resolving conflict
  • Strong organization skills
  • Experience using JIRA
  • Skilled in SQL and Excel

Desired Experiences
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Experience with mortgage finance technology solutions
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Additional Information

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Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation in the application process, email us