Offers “John Deere”

Expires soon John Deere

Apptio Product Owner

  • Moline, USA
  • Project / Product management

Job description

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Illinois (US-IL) - Moline
Function: Other
Title: Apptio Product Owner - 60413

Your Responsibilities

As an Apptio Product Owner , working for John Deere World Headquarters Global IT Product Portfolio Team, you will implement the digital roadmap for the Apptio Platform, a Global IT Technology Business Management System. In addition, you will:

· Define the digital roadmap for Apptio IT Financial Management Foundational (ITFMF) related tools, platform and systems
· Define the digital roadmap for the Apptio Cost Transparency (Product & Service Financial Management – PSFM Replacement) related tools and systems
· Driving business value and efficiencies within the organization through the deployment of Apptio tools and systems
· Make final decisions on product functionality and ensuring that functionality is aligned with Digital Product Manager's strategic vision for the products
· Maintain and refine the Apptio Platform and ITFMF and the Cost Transparency product backlog
· Ensuring feature definition, acceptance criteria, and stories clearly communicate customer/stakeholder needs to the team; works with the team to clarify as necessary
· Understand and support inter-team dependencies and impediments and escalate issues when necessary
· Partnering with and drive the priorities of the internal and external Apptio Delivery teams, when it is delivered and whether it meets expectations
· Represent the Customer and Stakeholder interests
· Establish, nurture, and communicate the Product Vision to the Team and Stakeholders
· Work collaboratively with infrastructure, security, and other partners
· Ensure delivery team align their efforts to the needs of the business and work within the framework of overall IT strategy

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

· Experience leading change management efforts within a dispersed business organization
· Ability to understand how technology can be applied to streamline business processes, drive value and create efficiencies
· Ability to clearly articulate the tangible and intangible value of what is being delivered
· Experience influencing without authority
· Experience with Product Portfolio Processes and Tools
· Ability to speak with impact at all levels of the organization
· Experience leading large programs including prioritization of work
· Ability to travel domestically and/or internationally up to 25%
· Strong Attention to Detail / Analytical Skills / Data Validation and Processing

What Makes You Stand Out

· Experience in and willingness to operate in Agile environments
· Experience in business process change management and organizational training
· Business experience associated to GL Accounting data, Product Portfolio Processes, IT Recovery Data and/or with IT Costing (PLR) Data
· Experience coaching other team members, and driving technical standards and processes
· Advanced communication skills; ability to translate non-technical concepts into technical specifications
· Experience in Information Technology and software delivery practices
· Ability to translate non-technical concepts into technical specifications

Education (or equivalent work experience)

· Bachelor's degree or equivalent discipline

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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