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Senior Product Owner

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Job Description

Manage a subset of overall product backlog for multiple scrum teams (scrum of scrums) or multiple highly complex products. Conduct product and team backlog grooming and break down complex product requirements for multiple development teams. Leverage domain and user expertise to create and prioritize epics and user stories for product development. Develop clear and testable story and feature acceptance criteria that create shared understanding of desired results; review and accept backlog items as ready. Plan and perform functional testing, including user acceptance and exploratory testing. Evaluate development risks, perform hazard analysis, recommend, and implement mitigations. Track product functionality and performance, as required by regulatory standards, to ensure that it meets market needs. Lead key agile ceremonies, such as sprint review, optimizing for maximum value. Manage ongoing and key communications between product and scrum teams and other cross-functional product stakeholders. Leverage domain expertise to influence overall product vision and roadmap. Partner with Scrum Master(s) to identify continuous improvement opportunities within processes and implement strategies to drive improvements.

Working Environment


This position offers a Remote working environment. Meaning you can live and work in your current geographical location and work primarily remote. There could be times you will be requested to travel and/or visit a Cerner office or client site. #Remote

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Additional Information

Working Environment REMOTE
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No


Basic Qualifications
  • Total combined related work experience and completed higher education, At least 8 years, including:
    • Product design, product testing, healthcare information technology (HCIT) consulting and/or other HCIT solution work experience, At least 2 years
    • Additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job and/or completed higher education, At least 6 years
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Business, Health Care or Computer Science or related field, or equivalent relevant work experience.
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations.
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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