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Analytic Apps Product Management - Senior Associate

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC
Boston, MA 02212
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PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us.

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Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready
- to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at www.pwc.com/careers.

PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description
Our Strategy consultants help clients optimize their business.

This high performing team helps with strategy growth and development, strategy transformation, analytics and strategic decision making, M&A strategy, and commercial and market due diligence.

The business world constantly changes, thats not new. However, what is new is that this time its affecting how consultants go to market. More data points and sources; more desire for hard facts and analytics in decision making; virtually unlimited computing power and storage; better tools and new approaches all of these changes have created an unprecedented opportunity to deliver better insights and real value at lower costs than ever before.
In the Analytic Apps group our goal is to use those trends and changes to build offerings that help make our consultants look brilliant in front of clients. We integrate data, proprietary analytic algorithms and visualizations, with the consultants deep industry knowledge and experience to answer complex business problems that challenge our clients in several industries. By doing this, we differentiate PwC in the marketplace, win more work and deliver outstanding value to our customers. Were looking for innovative, insightful, collaborative and truly high quality people to help us deliver on this vision and to impact the way the firm delivers value to our customers.
The Apps group is building a customer centric/data driven product development organization. The Production Support team defines, implements, and operationalizes production support for all business platforms and analytic apps across multiple disciplines. This team plays a prominent role in our product delivery lifecycle and is critical to our groups ability to meet client needs and scale our offerings. The Production Support team must understand the customers needs, understand and manage the support requirements, coordinate the escalation of issues to the appropriate operations and development teams, and communicate the milestones, progress, challenges and risks to everyone involved.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 3 years in requirements gathering and project mangement

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree Economics, Business, Statistics, Operations Research, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a similar quantitative discipline, product management or project management experience.

Degree Preferred: Master's degree Business or a similar quantitative discipline.

Certification(s) Preferred: Scrum Master, Certified Product Owner

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success

in product management including the following areas:

- Being an active contributor on multidisciplinary product teams, collaborating with designers, business users and developers to innovate and drive product development;

- Being an influential voice on behalf of the customer (our consultants and their clients) constantly thinking about their needs and the reflection of those needs in the products we deliver;

- Producing visual prototype and functional prototypes with agile approaches;

- Utilizing and applying into projects knowledge of release planning, backlog and roadmap requirements creation;

- Prioritizing new features/development and establishing execution is completed;

- Collaborating with teams spanning multiple geographies to develop applications;

- Applying data and analytics to solve questions of business strategy for clients;

- Creating competitive analyses for potential products, drive appropriate segmentation approaches and develop preliminary business cases refining them all as emergent information arises;

- Communicating articulately via storyboards and slideware to all stakeholders (partners, consultants, and clients);

- Organizing and breaking down work across multiple teams;

- Identifying issues and risks for the team with the ability to discern which issues require management attention;

- Influencing those who do not report directly to you and/or those who you report to with your knowledge of industry leading practices and ability to drive to consensus; and,

- Tracking multiple work steams and holding teams accountable for the work.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

- Understanding personal and team roles;

- Seeking guidance proactivley, clarification, and feedback;

-Contributing to a positive work environment by building solid relationships with team members;

- Leveraging MS Project Plan, Excel, PowerPoint, and Rally;

- Writing agile user stories; and,

- Possessing keen attention to detail specifically as it relates to quality checking work.

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