Product Owner – Engineering Systems

Product Owner - Engineering Systems

11-05-22
N/A Id: 17023 - Contract

Reporting to the Lead –Mine Design and Geology, the consultant (Senior Digital Business Analyst) works as a liaison between the business and technical communities in the discovery, planning, implementation, and sustainment of digital products Geology and mine Engineering focused products for our operations around the world.


The consultant elicits, analyzes, communicates, validates, and translates business needs into product changes and agile stories (Epics, Features, Stories, and Tasks) as other documentation.  The consultant actively leads an agile team with the process and works with squads, various technology stakeholders, external vendors, and internal customers to identify and maximize opportunities and product value for products in Haulage and Mine Design domains.

 

We are looking for someone passionate about invocation, technology, and business analysis and excited to bring creativity to triumph challenges of any scale. Someone who has excellent communication and interpersonal skills to thrive working independently, and champion collaboration in a hybrid working environment.

To succeed, you will have excellent problem-solving, an ability to learn new solutions rapidly, the agility to respond to constant change, high attention to detail, and system design and system thinking skills to deliver business value while prioritizing competing demands across multiple stakeholders.


In this role, you will have the opportunity to engage with diverse engineering teams and senior leaders across our operations in North and South America and get exposure to specialized digital technologies crafted to improve business processes and drive value. Dependent on your experience, aptitude, and passion, you may have the opportunity to contribute to our transformational program by working with other digital systems teams.

 

Accountabilities

 

  • Be a courageous safety leader, enforce and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Development of and implementation aligned with Product Roadmap and for Haulage System as well as key systems in Mine Design/Geology.
  • Implementation of key aspects of Product Roadmap including Migration from Standard Haulage to Haulage as a Service Products.
  • Work closely with Scrum Masters and Technical Product Owners to manage backlog including requirements/user stories, prioritization, refinement, implementation, and planning to achieve product goals.
  • Led strategic business analysis efforts to support COTS products and assigned corporate programs and projects, working in collaboration with multi-functional teams, other groups, and external vendors.
  • The incident, Change and Release management process leadership
  • Lead sprint-based activities (Sprint Review, Retrospectives, backlog refinements) as required
  • Contribute to processing modeling activities gathers and analyzing information from a variety of sources (SMEs, documentation, and technical) to build business process models within the process modeling methodology framework to support process improvements
  • Directly interact and positively influence all partners involved in implementation and sustainment activities
  • Build and foster and maintain relationships with end-users, executive sponsors, internal (Teck Digital Systems) resources, and external resources
  • Plan and implement updates to products/systems working with the technical resources both internal and external to an array of specialized Mine Engineering systems.
  • Maintain technical specifications and knowledge base including but not limited to, system configuration, database configuration, security, and customization to optimize process working with a range of vendors
  • Build and maintain systems specifications as well as external systems design documentation.
  • Engage in multiple initiatives and will be responsible for project planning, business requirements gathering, data analysis, and supporting the execution of projects and change management support

 

Key Competencies

 

  • 5+ years of experience in a Product Owner/Business Analysis Role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Applied Science, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Business Analysis experience for enterprise-grade system sustainment and small software development projects.
  • Outstanding problem solving, system assessments, and design skills.
  • Hard-working to discover new solutions and drive out-of-the-box ideas, critical thinker, motivated to challenge the status quo.
  • Engage and collaborate with internal and external partners to ensure alignment across the Product Ecosystem.
  • Proven experience and ability to engage and influence a diverse group of partners, with strong leadership skills
  • Effectively manage product Lifecycle by adopting and continuously improving Agile practices and iterating on the team process to match the evolving organizational context and technology landscape working with internal and external partners.
  • High level of initiative, motivation, and comfort with ambiguity and demonstrated ability to collaborate in a remote work environment
  • Experience in delivering large-scale projects with partners in all areas of the technical spectrum.
  • Ability to maintain awareness and knowledge of relevant processes and technology and participate in technical discussions and problem-solving.
  • Experience/background in BPM methodologies and sophisticated Business Process Modelling skills using industry-standard practices and toolset
  • Engage in multiple initiatives and will be responsible for project planning, business requirements gathering, data analysis, and supporting the execution of projects and change management support
  • Curiosity about project management methodologies & frameworks (Agile, DevOps, etc.) and the resource sector.
  • A valid Class 5 drivers' license and ability to travel to our sites in British Columbia up to 20% of the time (dependent on projects)

 

Nice to Haves

 

  • Spanish Language proficiency
  • Mining industry experience is an asset
  • CBAP certification and/or PMP certification are assets.
  • Solid understanding of cloud concepts and experience with Azure (IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS)
  • Software Development experience in .NET