Product Owner at EmployBridge in Denver, Colorado

Posted in Other 24 days ago.

Job Description:


At EmployBridge we're taking the "temporary" out of temp staffing and building services to enable stable and meaningful work for millions of people through thousands of our clients across North America.

We're seeking an experienced, outcome driven product owner, to join our team. As an EB Product Owner, you will help define and champion a clear vision for your product and ensure that vision becomes reality. You'll find the convergence of value, feasibility, and usability.

You will be successful in this role if you are:

  • An owner: you take responsibility for product outcomes and operate with a sense of urgency, creativity, and curiosity for how we can improve the lives of users

  • A collaborator: you're a servant leader who can motivate, influence, and inspire cross functional teams, communicating in the language of business, design, and technology

  • Grounded in evidence: you are adept at using both qualitative and quantitative data to identify opportunities, solve problems, and make decisions

  • Biased for action: you cut through ambiguity, help team members make good decisions with incomplete data, and drive towards learning opportunities

  • Growth oriented: you have a sharp focus on growing the business, deepening our relationship with users, and improving how we operate


  • Champion the product vision

  • Align user, business, and product goals to tactical sprint level goals through strategic planning and the product roadmap

  • Deeply understand user and customer needs, pain points, and opportunities for delight

  • Build and ruthlessly prioritize both an opportunity and release backlog, working collaboratively to move from opportunities and epics to "right sized" dev ready user stories

  • Serve as the Scrum Product Owner on the product development team

  • Work closely with Product Marketing to coordinate releases

  • Launch new products and features with a highly detailed and thoughtful testing approach

  • Evaluate product performance and identify opportunities with data as your guide

  • Become a subject matter expert on your personas, product, competitors/industry, and marketplace trends

  • Constantly work to optimize internal processes and the product experience


  • 5+ years of professional experience with at least 2 years of product management / product owner experience

  • Ability to collaborate across functions and levels with multiple stakeholders

  • Comfort with data, including integrating learning into decision making and prioritization process

  • A track record of successfully bringing new products and features to market

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to be clear and concise

  • Deep understanding of product life cycle, agile, and product management fundamentals

  • Curiosity and a lifelong learner, demonstrating a drive to become a better product practitioner

  • Demonstrates a sense for what makes a product successful

  • Highly collaborative

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice to Haves

  • Experience in HR tech / staffing industry and/or marketplaces (gig economy)

  • Knowledge of data science

  • Graduate degree (MBA, MS)

  • Technical background

  • Experience working in Aha or similar product planning applications

  • Mobile experience

  • Startup or corporate innovation experience

  • CSPO certification

EmployBridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.