IHS Markit Product Owner in Houston, Texas

About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

Title: Product Owner - Calgary


A Product Owner at IHS Markit is responsible for setting, prioritizing, and evaluating the work generated by a software Scrum team. This fast-paced job requires someone who is:

  • A leader

  • Self-motivated

  • Maintains a competitive rate of progress

  • Pro-active

  • Organized

  • Clear communicator but even better listener

  • High standards when determining whether work should be accepted or rejected

  • Flexible discussing solutions with development Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develop/sharpen expertise in an area of petroleum engineering where software development is needed.

  • Transforming client requests and other business requirements into technical requirements that can be implemented by the software development team.

  • Sets the scope of the development, prioritizes work, and sets criteria for accepting or rejecting work.

  • Involved on a daily basis with clarifying work requests, overcoming design obstacles, and making informed decisions in a timely fashion. Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Engineering, or Computer Science, or Science. Strong industry background is required Required Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a petroleum engineering field

  • Involvement in software development is an asset Other skills:

  • Takes initiative and follows through with minimal supervision

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, solve problems and make decisions

  • Collaborative and consensus building work style

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience working in an Agile development environment

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. Please refer to the EEO is the Law Poster & Supplement, Right to Work and Pay Transparency Policy. IHS is a participant in E-Verify (see links below) . We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.

EEO is the Law at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf

EEO is the Law Supplement at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCPEEOSupplementFinalJRFQA508c.pdf

Right to Work at http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/USCIS/Verification/E-Verify/E-VerifyNativeDocuments/OSCRighttoWorkPoster.pdf

Pay Transparency Policy at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf

E-Verify at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf

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Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.