Are you a naturally curious person who loves to dive deep into
complex workflows and systems to find opportunities to simplify and
remove friction? If so, then PPG may have the opportunity for you!
As the Product Owner, you will envision, lead, and execute complex
and exciting customer-facing products and their internal
counterparts. As a Product Owner, you will develop new and existing
experiences across a variety of user needs with a focus on
efficiency of communication. You will help solve the most important
problems that we face as a company.
PPG Services is a digital technology platform that streamlines
project management and paint services for facility management teams
and painting contractors. Our system matches buyers of painting
services with experienced paint crews, managing all logistics of
the job, to provide a stress-free experience. At PPG Services, we
have created an atmosphere that is hard-working and fun-loving,
while embracing the support from our broader corporate community.
Our culture revolves around positivity and productivity.
- Gather, enhance, and promote business opportunities from key
customer segments and business partners, including sales,
marketing, operations, and finance.
- Drive creative solutions through the software lifecycle,
leading as product owner to agile scrum counterparts from
development, QA, and DevOps.
- Contribute to defining and evolving product epics, crafting
user stories, scenarios, and product backlogs.
- Participate in the design process, from concept and strategy to
wireframing, prototyping, user testing, and final execution.
- Assist in the training of internal product users and establish
an ongoing relationship with key team members to learn and improve
- Foster user-centered design to ensure development teams think
in terms of people's experiences, not just technologies.
- Be a champion of the MVP concept, distilling the product down
to what is desirable, viable, and feasible.
- Embody servant leadership and represent your team effectively,
substantiate our efforts and the driving decisions behind it.
- Foster an inclusive environment that values differences and
builds a sense of belonging and appreciation for team members.
- 3-4 years as Product Owner.
- 1-2 Years of UI/UX Design.
- Proven experience in agile + SCRUM.
- Working knowledge in software development principles and
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Demonstrated success defining and launching products and
- Skilled at influencing cross-functional teams without formal
What we are looking for in a qualified candidate:
- You understand the value of being agile vs. doing agile and
flourish in the intersection.
- You possess an innate ability to make things happen around you.
You are a positive force that wins the hearts and minds of the
people who are collaborating with you.
- You are equally comfortable talking tech with developers, user
experience with designers, copy and positioning with product
marketers, numbers with finance, and strategy with executive
- Driven to collaborate across teams, you lead without structured
- Familiarity with architectural painting and/or general
contractor industries is not required, but it is a plus.
Here at PPG, we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the
highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with
the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than
yesterday - everyday.
PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD
Through leadership in innovation, sustainability, and color, PPG
helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products,
and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces
in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit
www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.
The PPG Way
Every single day at PPG:
We partner with customers to create mutual value.
We are insightful, dedicated, and proactive. We have intimate
knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical
solutions that make a difference.
We are "One PPG" to the world.
We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to
reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we
differentiate and disrupt our markets.
We trust our people every day, in every way.
We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We
are inclusive, transparent, and respectful. Our feedback is clear
We make it happen.
We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with
discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We
decide and act intelligently and quickly.
We run it like we own it.
We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We
always act in the best interest of our company, customers,
shareholders, and our communities.
We do better today than yesterday - everyday.
We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our
PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)
PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx
We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/
PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.
We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an
environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees,
creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the
ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age,
disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity, or expression. If you need assistance
to complete your application due to a disability, please email
PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage
you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process so
that we can do better today than yesterday.
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