Loading...
Share this Job

 

 

 

 

Product Owner - Resource Planner - Kiewit Technology Group

Location: 

Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 113222 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Information Technology 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals — they’re the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won’t find just anywhere. We’re always pushing new limits. You can too.

District Overview

Kiewit Technology Group’s (KTG) mission is to deliver project schedule and cost certainty by employing technology designed by and for the construction industry. Our team deploys apps to the field that increase profitability by maximizing the way we use our people and resources in daily operations. KTG uses the Kiewit Management System (KMS), which includes systems and tools that manage every part of Kiewit’s business and lifecycle of a project, to improve planning and day-to-day execution in the field by giving our people real-time data to make faster, smarter decisions. Every day our employees make an impact the efficiency of the iconic projects Kiewit builds and you can too.

Location

This position is based out of our Kiewit Business Center at 12720 I Street. This is a shared service center in a professional office setting. 

Responsibilities

•    Serve as the Kiewit Resource Planner application owner and administrator
•    Assist with defining the various Resource Planner product roadmaps
•    Work with the Product Manager to develop a long-term strategy for Resource Planner inclusive of cost, technology and the full life-cycle roadmap
•    Be aware-of and versed-in all product functionality supported by the respective product area
•    Serve as the primary point-of-contact for Resource Planner 
•    Be aware of how the business is utilizing applications and the underlying business problem they are solving with it
•    Communicate and maintain the product vision with all stakeholders
•    Work cross-functionally with other product teams to ensure decisions are in alignment with the overall portfolio strategy
•    Display first-rate customer service skills – willing to help with a positive attitude when/where needed
•    Partner and gain buy-in with stakeholders and users to create better cohesion and clear communication throughout the organization
•    Work with Product Owner and Product Manager to translate requirements into features and user stories (backlog) for a product release
•    Understand current business problems and opportunities and convey the needed information to Product and Support teams to drive solutions
•    Understand product adoption measurements and partners with Product Manager to drive a plan to address adoption constraints
•    Serve as a product spokesperson at meetings and events involving internal company stakeholders

#LI-SF1

Qualifications

•    3+ years of construction project experience or business analyst/product owner experience  
•    Ability to synthesize and articulate complex concepts targeted at multiple audiences
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•    Ability to travel approximately 20%-40% of the time
•    Experience with resource planning/forecasting software - preferred
•    Working knowledge of standard cost control methods utilized in the execution of various types of construction projects (EPC, Joint Venture, Lump Sum, time and Material) preferred
•    Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or computer science preferred
•    Experience working with geographically dispersed teams preferred
 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

Job Segment: Engineer, Computer Science, Product Manager, Business Analyst, Construction, Engineering, Technology, Operations