Waters Senior Empower Product Owner in Milford, Massachusetts
Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry, and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials and food sciences for 60 years. With approximately 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 31 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, and with products available in more than 100 countries.
Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
The Senior Product Owner for Empower will leverage their understanding of the needs of our end user community and translate them into a purpose driven development roadmap. As an influential member of our Informatics organization, the Senior Product Owner will work cross functionally to plan, prioritize and drive features development based on internal and market priorities.
Empower is Waters Corporation's flagship software product that has been recognized as an industry standard worldwide for the life sciences. Empower delivers benefit to our customers by providing the most comprehensive and easy to use workflow solutions that enable scientists to produce better outcomes for the life sciences.
Support for third party instruments in Empower CDS software is a key value proposition for our customers. You will be the technical liaison working to enrich our current partnerships, and building relationships with new instrument partners.
Responsible for articulating the vision for specific applications or product components within Empower across both the Waters Informatics business and the wider corporation.
Define the product backlog working closely with multiple agile teams to develop and harmonize requirements
Accountable for the definition and prioritization of the product backlog that will deliver the business value
Build a network of channels and contributors to harvest “Voice of the Customer” requirements into comprehensive and justifiable product requirements
Ensure that clear Milestone Goals and objectives are set and communicated effectively so that Project Manager can maximize visibility and transparency across the Program.
Act as technical advisor and conduit between other departments/vertical markets
Monitor end-to-end product lifecycle and positioning in the market place
Ensure prioritization of all product related issues within other departments to maximize commercial opportunity; this includes Sales, Marketing, Research & Development, Service, Technical Support and Production
Align product lifecycle decisions with other Waters products and services in order to harmonize product offerings and maximize market potential
Bachelor's Degree in Life Science, Chemistry or appropriate scientific field
Minimum 3 years’ experience with relevant laboratory software
Strong knowledge of Chromatography instruments and related software is strongly preferred
Experience working as a product owner within an agile environment is strongly desired
Travel both domestically and internationally is required (estimated 20-30% of time)
Company Name: Waters Division
External Company URL: www.waters.com
Street: 34 Maple Street
Key Words: product owner product manager