Technical Product Owner- Database at Veterans United Home Loans in Columbia, Missouri

Posted in Banking 16 days ago.

Job Description:

Let's enhance lives together!
At Veterans United we help Veterans buy homes. We are the nation's #1 VA lender and over 97% of our customers would recommend us. This may sound like a brag but it's only possible because we have a team of talented and committed employees working hard, every day, to make a difference for the people we serve; the men and women who sacrificed for our country. We find it's easy to give your best when you serve the brave.

We're looking for someone who can be passionate about their job and have fun doing it, who will deliver results with integrity, and who enjoys finding ways to enhance the lives of others every day.

As a Technical Product Owner for our Database team, you will be deeply integrated into the complexities associated with achieving company goals. You will be a key player in designing new processes, technologies, and ventures to help make the company more successful, scalable, sustainable, and efficient. You will have direct access to technology resources, business SME's, and a hand in helping to allocate resources to various channel priorities.

This position will work closely with our Data Services team, ensuring the overall success of their delivery. This position will not be originating loans.

Job duties will include:
  • Spearhead product development; work closely with Database Administrators, answer questions, and be available for product deployments.
  • Work with Database Administrators and Management to establish a valuable and viable service strategy.
  • Ensure/Forecast value and alignment in this teams' services.
  • Manage a roadmap for all tools/products/services you own and identify dependencies, capacity limits, and barriers.
  • Work to continuously grow your business knowledge, technical knowledge, and keep up with current customer experience trends.

We're looking for someone who can be passionate about their job and have fun doing it, who will deliver results with integrity, and who enjoys finding ways to enhance the lives of others every day.

We'll also want to know you can demonstrate these attributes:
  • Aptitude to learn new technology.
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting and decision-making skills.
  • Strong organizational skills; ability to prioritize, maintain attention to detail and recognize time constraints.
  • Ability to vet potential projects for value, identify project barriers/obstacles.
  • Excel in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment building highly collaborative, high trusting relationships
  • Demonstrated work ethic; highly self-motivated.
  • High capacity for critical thinking.
  • Exemplary customer service skills.
  • Advanced experience managing and implementing enterprise-level projects.
  • Advanced experience working on a small team to implement new features or products in partnership with Engineering resources.
  • Advanced experience building/authoring business processes, process illustrations, project plans, user stories, and business requirement documents.
  • Advanced experience facilitating stakeholder communication, product release schedules, and multi-generational product plans.
  • Ability to write and deploy code into production
  • Practical experience using database technologies such as MS SQL, MySQL, and MongoDB
  • Working knowledge of cloud database technologies
  • Practical experience with CI / CD Pipelines
  • Experience with Data Architecture.
  • Strong business acumen, with the ability to translate and present quantitative information in professional format.

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Veterans United Home Loans and its affiliates are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected classifications.