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Title:  Software Product Owner


Boulder, CO, US, 80302

Requisition ID:  28968

About Us

NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a full range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. Together with our partners, we empower global organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to expand customer touchpoints, foster greater innovation and optimize their operations.

About Role

As a Product Owner on our team, you will work as part of a truly innovative, fun and growing team responsible for developing, testing and debugging our new Hyper-Converged storage product. You will focus on new product development and enhancements to existing products.


If you are dedicated to creative problem solving and getting things done, you may be just the person we’re looking for!


What will you do:

  • Prepare and Participate in PI Planning - You will be heavily involved in program backlog refinement and updating the team backlog accordingly. You will define stories and provide the clarifications necessary to assist the team with their story estimates.
  • Iteration Execution - You will maintain the team backlog (stories, defects, enablers) on an ongoing basis with input from System Architects, Product Managers, and other stakeholders. You will prepare for and participate in Iteration Planning. You will also participate in the development of story acceptance criteria, draft them when feasible, and provide examples so that you can use those to accept stories.
  • Understand enabler work – You will need to understand the scope of the upcoming enabler work and to collaborate with System and Solution Architects to assist with decision-making and sequencing of the critical technological infrastructures that will host the new business functionality.
  • Participate in team demo and retrospective – You will review and accept stories after team demo and participate in the Iteration Retrospective.  You will evaluate deliverables through a range of user personas.
  • Program Execution - You will coordinate dependencies with other POs at Program Level.
  • Inspect and Adapt - You will define and implement improvement stories that will increase the velocity and quality of the program. You will also lead the PI system demo and represent your team.


About you:

  • Ability to work on a diverse team or with a diverse range of people.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Minimally 4+ years of software development experience.
  • A degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience with network programming/debugging/configuration.
  • Experience working with Docker and/or Jenkins as a build and test environment.
  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum environments.


Typically requires a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related technical field


What You'll Love About Us:

  • Our Culture: It’s our culture and our people. If you ask anyone at NetApp why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: it’s the people.
  • Our Location: We have a beautiful Boulder office, with amazing Flatiron views, on the vibrant downtown Pearl Street.
  • Health Benefits: NetApp provides comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.
  • Financial and Savings Programs: Whether it’s flexible spending, stock purchases, or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalize on total compensation now and into the future.
  • Work Life balance and more: To make sure of work-life balance, we offer paid and volunteer time off, educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers.
  • Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization.


Join us, and we’ll help each other do our best work!

Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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