EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.
Search Machine Learning Product Owner
The Search Platform is currently seeking a dynamic and creative Technical Product Owner to work with the development and operations teams engaged in bringing EBSCO search to market in an AWS hosting environment. This includes a heavy emphasis on data science products such as machine learning and search intelligence.
This position requires a results oriented individual and works directly with the development teams. The successful candidate will demonstrate and value the team’s core principles of integrity, innovation, collaboration, and flexibility, and bring an eagerness to engage in rapidly developing the right solutions.
You have a bias for action, provide appropriate and informed guidance and business direction, and break down complex problems into actionable steps that drive product development. Your success will be measured by your ability to shape and groom the product feature backlog for hosting, enabling the development teams to run at peak velocity.
You bring working knowledge of AWS, machine learning, and the ability to apply that knowledge. You use your strong collaborative skills and a system’s thinking mentality to communicate and work effectively with technical and nontechnical stakeholders.
As a product owner, you will manage the work on a variety of data products, both internally and externally facing, by:
Ability to communicate findings and recommendations to non-technical audiences.
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