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BXTI - Client & Firm Platforms, Product Owner, VP

Miami


Firm Overview:

Blackstone is one of the worlds leading investment firms.
We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work.
We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems.
Our $584 billion in assets under management include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, life sciences, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis.
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Business Unit:

Blackstone Technology & Innovations, Client & Firm Platforms

Business Description:

Blackstone Technology & Innovations (BXTI) is the technology team at the core of each of Blackstones businesses and new growth initiatives.
Serving both internal and external clients, we work to build the next generation of systems that manage risk, create efficiency and improve transparency within the firm and across our broad community of investors and portfolio companies.
Client & Firm Platforms is a large team in BXTI that is responsible for some of the most critical applications in the firm.
These include:

  • Niagara A proprietary waterfall application
  • BXAccess Industry-leading investor portal

Job Title:

Product Owner


We are seeking a Product Owner to help us transform BXTI into a premier Agile organization.
The successful candidate will take ownership of a critical application, working daily with our business and development partners to create epics, write user stories, refine the backlog, and set priorities.
These epics will include custom development, working within our existing technology frameworks, and enabling external service providers to create a seamless environment for our business partners.

Responsibilities:

  • Maximize the value of the product that is delivered to our clients
  • Maintain Scrum Team focus on the committed deliverables in a dynamic environment
  • Develop and explicitly communicate the Product Goal
  • Create and clearly communicate the Product Backlog
  • Prioritize the Product Backlog to account for value and dependencies
  • Ensure that the Product Backlog is transparent, visible, and understood
  • Articulate the customer value of the epic, sprint goals, and stories
  • Be readily available to the Scrum Team as the voice of the customer to help guide, explain, and evolve the work product as needed

Qualifications:

  • User-focused you dig deep to understand user needs.
    You have experience conducting thorough research to understand user motivations and workflow and can clearly communicate them using appropriate methods (ex:
    user flows, personas, etc.)
  • Goal-focused you have experience managing conflicting priorities and can quickly differentiate between distractions and the roadblocks that can impact your goal or deliverable
  • Data-driven you use data to help drive decisions in areas like design and prioritization
  • Decisive you manage projects with minimal oversight and make independent decisions, but know when to reach out for guidance or feedback
  • Detail-oriented you have experience recording detailed requirements or design documents and are comfortable documenting end-to-end functional, technical, reporting, and data needs
  • Strong Interpersonal and Collaborative Skills you have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    You also know how to drive consensus among stakeholders, manage expectations, and build strong relationships
  • Experienced with Agile Processes
    • You have worked in Agile environments and know how to break down key features into appropriate user stories
    • You have experience working closely with engineers and developers through the software development lifecycle

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law

If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at {removed} (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

The Blackstone Group and its affiliates provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital or partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic predisposition, veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, a sex offense or stalking, or any other classification prohibited by applicable law.

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Posted 3 Days Ago

Full time

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About Us

At Blackstone, we look to attract and retain the brightest minds in the business, hiring professionals across a wide range of disciplines.
Our employees are integral to the firms identity, contributing to a culture of integrity, professionalism and excellence.
It is their dedication and passion for their work that has helped Blackstone become a trusted partner for some of the largest institutional investors in the world.

We encourage independent thinking and reward initiative, while providing services to help employees grow professionally.
Our global business platform and brand reputation provide an unparalleled launch pad for growing your career.

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