Drivewyze - Product Owner

We’re looking for someone who leads collaboratively, lives in detail, and is driven to succeed. Our team defines and delivers the innovative products and services that thrill and delight our customers. As a leader, organizer, collaborator within a cross functional product team you’ll play a key role in our success.

Location:  Head Office, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Reports to:  Director, Product Management

About the Job: You will work with product managers to fine tune features and convert features into user stories. You will be responsible for grooming stories with Developers and QA team members. As part of our agile process, this position will also prioritize user stories into future sprints while taking dependencies into consideration.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Work with multiple stakeholders to understand features and minimize gaps in requirements.

  • Convert features into well-defined user stories.

  • Groom user stories with developers and QA to ensure requirements are clear and the team is ready to execute.

  • Maintain a prioritized backlog taking into consideration technical and business dependencies.

  • Demo completed user stories to stakeholders and gather feedback.

  • Troubleshoot issues as they arise in various product and non-production environments.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as Product Owner, Business Analyst, or Scrum Master.

  • Proven ability to transform features and business problems into well-articulated user stories.

  • Outstanding problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

  • Self-motivated and able to handle multiple requests with competing priorities.

  • Excellent written, verbal and social skills.

  • Strong proficiency will technical collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, Slack).

Work with us because you believe in what we do.
Want to be part of a team whose mission is to save lives by reducing commercial transportation fatalities?  How about being part of tech company that will, again, disrupt the industry with a radical new idea? Want to experience what it’s like to work in a silicon-valley, start-up-like organization?

Although, technically, we have been in business for over 15 years, we are proud to have maintained a start-up feel with each team member acting like owners modelling our values:

  • Create Exceptional Experiences. Think like a customer, colleague, partner and stakeholder. Strive to go above and beyond and have a positive impact on others.

  • Drive to Succeed. Be purposeful and accountable. Persevere through challenges and seek ways to enable success. Operate with speed, agility and excellence.

  • Empower and Lead. Take initiative and be proactive. Identify problems quickly and help tackle them. Have a voice, share ideas and give constructive feedback. Encourage others to do the same.

  • Disrupt Creatively. Be curious, explore ideas without bias, and fearlessly try new things. Foster innovation with diversity of thought. Merit ideas, not titles and learn from failure.

  • Cultivate Relationships. Build credibility and influence with integrity, honesty and commitment. Seek win-win outcomes and lead with transparency and high ethical standards.

  • Raise the Bar. Continually improve and grow. Build for the future, develop capability, and help others to learn. Take risks and aim high. Don’t iterate when you can change the game.

  • Play as a Team. Navigate with genuine, care, respect and inclusiveness. Create momentum through collaborative partnerships. Celebrate successes and have fun.

Let’s talk compensation and perks:

  • Competitive compensation package, including benefits.

  • Open vacation program with unlimited vacation days.

  • Inclusive, collaborative culture and team social events.

  • Battles in our games room (we call it Vegas) – bring your ping pong, foosball, darts and board game skills.

  • Organized fun time – debate a new book in our book club or join in a game of hockey, soccer, baseball, even golf!

About Us:

Drivewyze is disrupting the commercial trucking industry by delivering unsurpassed time-saving and cost-effective driving solutions to commercial vehicle operators and carriers. We’re on a mission to revolutionize the delivery of highway safety and transportation management through world-class products, systems and services. Drivewyze’s parent company, Intelligent Imaging Systems Inc. (IIS), is a supplier and integrator of some of the most advanced commercial vehicle inspection and safety systems today. We provide transportation and law enforcement agencies with the industry’s most technologically advanced tools to make the goals of safety and security more efficient and effective.

Intelligent Imaging and its subsidiary, Drivewyze is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be given consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.