Who Is Skyline?

At Skyline Technology Solutions, our mission is to build a more resilient and connected society, and that starts with the people that we hire to join our team. We envision a world in which critical infrastructure connects communities, fosters economic growth, and enables governments to share information to enhance public safety.

We are passionate about our work, and our values are core to who we are and who we are looking to have join our team.

Customer Success: co-creating value for our clients success
Curiosity: understanding the problems facing our customers
Leadership: choosing to do the right thing, even when it is the harder path
Trust and Respect: the foundation for building strong relationships

Accountability: owning our actions, decisions, and results regardless of outcome

Core Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maximizing the value of the product resulting from the work of the Development Team
  • Accountable as the Content Authority of work defined in the Sprint Backlog
    • Ensure the goals, scope and product domain are well understood by the Development Team
    • Utilize the INVEST model when creating Product Backlog items
  • Facilitate Scrum events as needed
    • Sprint Planning
    • Consistent Backlog Refinement
  • Contribute to the Product Vision and Roadmap
  • Manage and Prioritize the Flow of Work
    • Define & Prioritize User Stories in the Sprint Backlog
    • Accept working software/potentially shippable code from the Development team
    • Streamline the tactical execution of Program/Feature priorities
  • Work with the Development Team to create the Definition of Done
  • Work closely with Product Management Team to understand customer needs and validate and refine Solutions
  • Work closely with Product Management Team to have a shared understanding with industry trends in order to shape future of the products
  • Work with Product Management Team to prepare Program Increment (PI) Planning meeting

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or 3 to 5 years of job-related experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skill and abilities to perform the functions of the position
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner Certification (CSPO) preferred
  • Project Management Institute Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) preferred
  • A strong working knowledge of Agile methodologies and iterative development
  • Experience with Agile lifecycle management tools
  • Understand all elements of the software development life cycle, including planning, development, requirements management, Configuration Management, quality assurance, and release management
  • Experience with developing and deploying software in a rapid delivery schedule
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills, including the proven ability to adapt to a dynamic project environment
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively (verbally and in writing) with all departments and at all levels of the organization, including senior management

About Skyline

Skyline Technology Solutions is a full-service IT integrator, enterprise solution provider, and product developer to transportation, education, and public safety customers in federal, state and local, and commercial spaces.

Headquartered in Maryland, Skyline is passionately committed to unlocking value for clients by building trusting relationships that translate to delivering solutions with outstanding customer service. Skylines specializations in managed IT solutions, public safety data, video interoperability, and physical security and access control services are currently employed in 17 states across the U.S. Find out more about Skyline by visiting skylinenet.net.