Our client is looking for a Product/Business Analyst to join their team. They’re a small private company and one of the leaders in the food labeling industry. As a Product Analyst, you will assist in the definition of digital products that are valuable, usable, and feasible for customers. You will understand the entire project spectrum, from high-level business objectives to detailed functionality. Also, you will guide product development teams towards continuous improvement across a range of Agile methodologies. Often people stay here a long time because of the family atmosphere and open management style. We value diversity in the workplace and encourage women, minorities, and veterans to apply. Thank you!

Job Type: Perm

Location: Remote

Product Analysts have these primary responsibilities:

  • Contributes to areas of documentation for existing products and platforms
  • Collects and organizes external market, user, process, and technical analysis of product features
  • Coordinates research activities, interviews, and stakeholder access
  • Observes and documents user tests and interviews
  • Reviews product discovery test plans
  • Contributes to assigned stages of product development lifecycle by assisting team members with activities (e.g., stakeholder identification, product definition, scope, requirements definition, story writing, artifact creation)
  • Consumes reports of product performance KPIs
  • Supports Product Owner with issues that may affect product timelines
  • Actively participates in internal collaboration sessions
  • Learns and can demonstrate understanding of collaborative methods to solve problems and gain alignment
  • Participates in basic Agile product development practices such as reading user stories, backlog grooming, and planning
  • Aligns work to stated product goals and outcomes
  • Helps to implement tests to determine product/market fit, engagement, and other product goals
  • Learns what business capabilities are, and how they relate to product development efforts
  • Understands what a business model is, and how product development contributes to the model
  • Demonstrates knowledge of human-centered design methods, from empathy to achieved outcome
  • Understands the importance of great storytelling and basic storytelling principles
  • Can outline a simple narrative to articulate a clear point of view

Basic knowledge in and/or ability to learn:

  • Outcome-oriented Problem-Solving techniques
  • Key metrics/levers that drive product performance
  • Agile methodology