Product Owner – Mechanical Engineering

Product Owner – Mechanical Engineering

Ames, IA – Full Time

 Job Posting: 9/2/2022         FLSA Status: Salaried, exempt

Location: Ames, IA                Supervisory: No

Team: Engineering               Reports to: Mechanical Design Mgr.



  • Play a key part in creating an environment where engineers feel encouraged to build innovative products
  • Work closely with customers, Product Managers, and other Product Owners to focus on intersecting the needs of the business with the needs of the customers to deliver a world-class user experience to the marketplace
  • Create and collaborate with others on a visible product plan, taking into consideration our whole portfolio of current and future products
  • Ensure your team’s product backlog is maintained, relevant and prioritized
  • Review the output of the team with a critical eye to confirm that what is being delivered meets our commitment to our business and customers
  • Continually analyze and adjust the scope and overall deliverable to focus our efforts on delivering the most value within a given time frame or suggest an alternative timeline
  • Work with other leaders in the company to improve and execute our product development process

Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited academic institution in agribusiness, Agriculture Systems Technology (AST), Ag-Engineering or related field
  • Certified Product Owner (will send otherwise qualified candidates to training)
  • 5+ years’ experience working in agribusiness
  • Ability to operate agricultural machinery and precision agriculture tools in a field environment
  • Working knowledge of Agile software and Lean development methods and what makes them highly effective
  • Project management experience
  • Technical understanding of mechanical design and development process


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Posted on

December 2, 2022