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eCommerce Functional Consultant ( Proxy Product Owner)
Ref No.: 18-01092
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Experience: 14+ Years
Functional consultant as eCommerce partner with both the business and technical teams to innovate and deliver new features and enhancements for the eCommerce platform. This position focuses on the design, development, and support of on-line, customer facing, eCommerce business solutions. Functional consultant should have an in-depth retail domain expertise.

• Senior Functional Consultant - having worked on ecommerce for retail space
• Product Backlog in terms of Themes Classification, Epics Classifications in collaboration with customer
• Assist Product owner in prioritization of stories and targeting them for appropriate sprints
• Grooming & Definition for User Stories (Functional)
• Understand the business processes & key expectations, Assist in documenting the requirements in Jira together with Product Owner
• Scope Planning (working closely with PO)
• Gain Scope Agreement with Product Owner
• Includes and not limited to Elaboration, Acceptance Criteria, Identify Dependencies (Integration, 3rd party), Functional Flow from an End-to-End
• Assist in defining the acceptance criteria for user story
• Drive the Sprint Demo
• Works closely with PO for any data needs
• Gate-keeper for In-Sprint Scope changes
• In-sprint clarifications to the scrum team
• Should have worked in Agile delivery
• Work closely with L2 and L3 teams for any production issue or functionality that needs changes
• Be able to clearly prioritize and help Product Owner and Scrum team make the right decisions
• Review project deliverables, accept/reject the stories in the sprint
• Participate in daily scrum calls and represent business to clarify technical team questions
• Good experience to identify chronic customer issues with the help of analytical tools and assess business impacts.
• Liaison between business and technical team to ensure that the business requirements are translated accurately to technical team

Soft skills:
- Should be able to articulate and communicate clearly apart from good documentation skills
- Ability to work with various stakeholders (cultural) – apart from working in a very challenging environment