NCR Software Product Owner in Atlanta, Georgia

YOU ARE… Passionate about technology and see the world a little differently than your peers. Everywhere you look, there’s possibility. Opportunity. Boundaries to push and challenges to solve. You believe software engineering changes how people live.

At NCR, we believe that, too. We’re one of the world’s first tech companies, and still going strong. Like us, you know the online and mobile worlds better than any other—and see patterns that no one else sees. Our Software Product Owners drive the delivery of products that provide optimal performance and stability with unsurpassed longevity with over 25 years in the Electronic Payments Industry.

We are looking for talented people to join our expanding NCR Connected Payments team. Our product as a cloud based SaaS solution is responsible for providing the foundation for NCR cloud-based payments.

Our primary customers are merchants you see and visit every day in the Retail, Grocery, and Hospitality industry. We experience the impact our work is having, and we take pride in providing services with great availability and ease of use. Curious? Read on. We’re looking for Software Product Owners with talent like you.


NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier.

NCR Connected Payments is a completely secure payment solution delivering uncompromising data protection and future innovation readiness. It is the ideal answer to the rising risk of electronic transaction-related fraud and payment data security breaches. Implemented as a SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution, Connected Payments offers a secure payment route and ensures complete data and transmission protection, from PIN pad to payment processor. Our Payments solutions allows retailers to easily comply with evolving payment regulations and standards, such as PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa), and offers them the freedom to work with any payment processor and peripheral vendor. Connected Payments ultimately provides retailers with the innovation-ready architecture, reliability and centralized management they need to prepare for a future of new payment options that improve shopper experience. Check us out!

IN THIS ROLE, YOU CAN EXPECT TO…. Play a key role as the Software Product Owner on scrum teams focused on developing NCR’s Connected Payments products. You will be working on a product suite that has everything from a public facing Web Portal to an API DLL interface used by our 20 POS partners to integrate with Connected Payments. You will be enabling merchants and POS partners access to a software suite that makes everyday life easier for millions of consumers across the entire US.Your key day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Own the requirements and needs for product documentation, collaborate with our internal customers and ensure we capture their needs
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders across internal and external product teams and Product Management to define, develop, shape and refine requirements so that the development team can consume them.
  • Assist with writing Acceptance Criteria using the Given/When/Then format and will be a liaison between project stakeholders and Quality Assurance personnel
  • Understand other processes and methodologies like TDD, BDD, Agile and speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team
  • Define, prioritize, and clarify user stories; working with other Product Managers and Product Owners to understand use cases, features, business & technical domain rules and overall product goals
  • Collaborate with the Scrum Master to run successful Release Planning and Sprint Planning sessions, as well as Sprint Reviews and Retrospectives
  • Maintain the functional quality of the work being delivered by setting and evaluating expectations and acceptance criteria.
  • Build and groom product backlog(s). Create and groom short, medium and long-term product roadmaps and get internal agreement with key stakeholders and provide visibility across the enterprise, including at the executive level

YOU HAVE… * 5 years of experience with Scrum methodology * 5 years of experience in Product Owner and/or Business Analysis role * 5 years of SW development/engineering experience * Strong negotiation, leadership, and written and verbal communication skills * Strong knowledge, skills, and ability working in a collaborative distributed team environment * High maturity of diplomacy and ability to see and rationalize multiple points of view * Excellent people skills, with an ability to partner with a diverse leadership team

EVEN BETTER IF YOU HAVE… * Scrum Master or Product Owner certification * Understand the fundamentals of Continuous Integration and Delivery * Familiarity with Behavior Driven Development and writing accept criteria using the Given/When/Then structure * Scrum backlog and Sprint and how they are tracked, work burned-down, velocity metrics derived and tasks decomposed * Understand other processes and methodologies and speak intelligently about them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team/enterprise * Understand the basic fundamentals of software development processes and procedures * Understand the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team

*EEO Statement

Integrated into our shared values is NCR's commitment to diversity. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. This concept encompasses but is not limited to human differences with regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, culture and physical ability. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment.

*Statement to Third Party Agencies

To ALL recruitment agencies: NCR only accepts resumes from agencies on the NCR preferred supplier list. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, NCR employees, or any NCR facility. NCR is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

Job Software Engineering

Title: Software Product Owner

Location: Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 0068995_P0228349