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Senior Product Owner Engineer

Req ID:  4271

Working Location: MASSACHUSETTS, SOUTHBOROUGH; MASSACHUSETTS, WALTHAM; MASSACHUSETTS, WESTBOROUGH; Massachusetts, Boston; Massachusetts, Bristol; Massachusetts, Norfolk; Massachusetts, Plymouth; Massachusetts, Worcester; PENNSYLVANIA, CENTER VALLEY 


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

Olympus is seeking a Senior Engineering Product Owner (EPO) to participate as a member of Research & Development Agile development teams focused on the development of a highly innovative and industry leading Global AI platform. The AI platform is a medical device being built from the ground-up with a modern software & security architecture and the necessary hardware to execute multiple software apps including real -time video AI algorithms at the edge.


The EPO is a technical position and has the primary responsibility to elicit, analyze, validate, specify, verify, and manage the real needs of stakeholders including customers and end users. The EPO works with Product Management and other stakeholders to document the product’s vision and scope. Collaborates with scrum team to define, prioritize, and manage user needs and non-functional requirements to facilitate the refinement, traceability, and status of the requirements throughout project. Approves Def inition of Done has successf ully been
met. May participate in hand-on testing to provide user perspective feedback.


The Senior EPO leverages an advanced level of experience with relevant products, industry technologies (such as AI/ML, Cloud, etc.), and direct experience with deploying and supporting relevant products to customers.

Job Duties

* Elicit requirements from Product Managers, internal and external Stakeholders, and Program Managers to ensure Epics and Features are complete, accurate, and represent user needs, business needs, etc.


* Engage and facilitate technical discussions, problem-solving sessions, critical thinking and cross functional collaborations with Business Units related to the development of the global AI platform.


* Sprint planning.


* Collaborate with R&D architects and engineers to define, improve, and organize Features and assist development team by providing clarification.


* Maintain product backlog of Epics/Features.


* Participate in determining the Definition of Done.


* Ensure traceability is established between design elements in the design controls system.


* Participate in risk management activities to ensure mitigations are addressed in Features.


* Serve as a mentor and coach to members of the development team and to peers in relevant areas as appropriate to the need.


* Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements



* Bachelor’s degree in engineering, scientific fields, or computer science required; MBA or MS desired.


* Minimum of 5 years of software development required.


* Minimum of  5 years’ experience in Agile development required.


* Minimum of 5 years industry experience, preferably creating, deploying, and supporting surgical video products such as Endoscopes, IT system integration, and documentation systems required.


* Scrum certification




*  Minimum 5 years’ experience in Healthcare Medical Device or Medical IT industry is desired.


* Certified Scrum Product Owner


* Demonstrated experience in a medium to large Agile projects


* Experience in Jira, Azure DevOps, Jama Software


* Experience in medical device development,

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus’ Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients. Olympus’ Medical portfolio includes endoscopes, laparoscopes, and video imaging systems, as well as surgical energy devices, system integration solutions, medical services, and a wide range of endotherapy instruments for endoscopic and therapeutic applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Massachusetts (US-MA) || Westborough || 

Nearest Major Market: Worcester

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