Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 200+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, sophisticated infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 70+ consecutive quarters of growth! Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have crafted the largest, most active global ecosystem of nearly 10,000 companies, including 1,800+ networks and 2,900+ cloud and IT service providers in over 26 countries spanning five continents.
Joining our operations team at the forefront of all we do, maintaining critical facilities infrastructure working with a close-knit team delivering outstanding service to our data center customer adopt accept diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success!
Job Summary: Global Operations Enablement function is recruiting for a Junior Product Owner, a critical position, responsible for driving technology capabilities to enable Customer Technicians and Critical Engineers optimally and at scale.
Identifying areas of opportunity, resolving, and driving a product solution through direct engagement with end-users, designers, and developers to ensure product-market fit and delivery of quality products within budget.
Are you ready to make a change and join the worlds leading infrastructure company?
Applies appropriate methodologies and tools for analyzing a range of sophisticated (high level of ambiguity), functional, and/or cross-functional problems with business implications
Recommend areas of improvement based on functional or multi-functional teams' needs by identifying process gaps as well as facilitating discussions that drive resolution and advancing where vital
Partners with other product owners and stakeholders as part of the Agile team to define the scope of the product and vision
Interview and collaborate with users to author user stories, sketch wireframes/mockups and partner with UX/UI design team to turn them into high fidelity mock-ups
Lead workshops to identify and define use cases with the collaborators and the users
Partner with technology teams to define and refine product backlog continuously
Participate in project-related activities, including product training, documentation, and support
Run demos of the completed product feature/function
Supervise key performance metrics and suggest changes to improve their performance, assessing priority based on fit to agreed organizational criteria
Responsible for providing comprehensive input to partners to support decision making and leading expectation
May work with governance boards or steering committees
Identifies and proactively includes accurate collaborators, communicates optimally, raises opportunities for improvement, handling expectations within and/or across functions.
Understands and drives alignment with partners and collaborators from problem identification through implementation and into post-implementation monitoring
Leads and facilitates cross-functional discussions to drive issues, challenges and prioritize efforts as well as recommends alternative solutions, advancing where disagreements persist
Leads scrum team alignment, ensuring priorities are carried out in a timely manner and projects are progressing as encouraged while providing vital feedback, mentorship, and/or advice to junior team members and internal staff
Resource and Budget Management
Works closely with the team, ensuring accurate resource allocation and utilization for assigned projects
Communicates budget estimates, and ensures team carries out assigned projects within approved budgets. Responsible for requesting approvals for any additional expense outside of the budget
Creates, handles, and leads larger project plans and resources, with appropriate tools and techniques using a management dashboard views of project status and achievements
Applies appropriate project leadership skills and standard methodologies including Lean Six Sigma
Identifies and leads risks and issues
Cost/Benefit Analysis and Monitoring
Analyzes pre and post-implementation results and proposes recommendations for improvement while assessing encouraged benefits and actual results
May lead user acceptance testing and ensure it is fully planned and carried out
Develops and assigns test cases, identifies testing resources, and assesses testing progress
0 to 3 years experience preferred
Associate degree preferred
Yellow belt preferred
We offer Medical, Telemedicine, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D insurance, 401K, Leave of absence and disability benefits paid time off & holidays and more.
In accordance with Colorado State Law (https://leg.colorado.gov/bills/sb19-085) the salary range for Colorado for this role is $59K - $82K per year with 15% bonus target.
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