Senior Product Analyst (Remote)

SENIOR PRODUCT ANALYST (Remote)

ESHA Research is in search of a Senior Product Analyst who will be responsible for the definition of digital products that are valuable, usable, and feasible for our customers. You will understand the entire project spectrum, from high-level business objectives to detailed functionality. And you will guide product development teams towards continuous improvement across a range of Agile methodologies.  

ESHA Research, headquartered in Salem, Oregon, is nationally recognized as the leading developer of nutritional analysis and labeling software and databases for top food manufacturers, food professionals, and dietitians.

  • Benefits: Competitive salary, health insurance, flex-medical accounts, 401(k) with matching, Vacation, and Holiday Pay.
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Work Location: Remote

As Product Analyst, you will:

  • Contribute to business strategy and vision to guide delivery teams in the right direction
  • Create and manage product roadmaps to communicate how the product vision will be realized over time
  • Work with key client stakeholders to define requirements and author user stories to ensure digital products will produce desired business outcomes
  • Manage product backlogs to ensure that product teams are equipped with the understanding they’ll need to deliver great digital experience
  • Plan sprints/iterations to focus the team on regular delivery of customer value
  • Consult with Quality Assurance on product quality plans and support testing efforts to ensure that product team activities will meet quality success criteria
  • Create and manage product scorecards to communicate progress towards achieving desired business outcomes
  • Facilitate a range of Agile methodologies to guide the product team towards a mindset of constant learning and continual improvement
  • Identify and unblock product team impediments to establish an environment for maximum success

You are good at:

  • You’re comfortable with solving complex problems, have a passion for clarifying the ambiguous and ensuring widespread understanding
  • You have a knack for seeing what’s missing and asking the questions others don’t consider
  • You document visually, provoking reactions that build understanding to move teams forward
  • You’re able to gain and grow the trust of clients and team members
  • You can lead product definition in an environment with rapidly changing information across multiple project tracks
  • You are passionate about user-centered design approaches and continuously work to develop empathy for yourself and your team
  • You recognize when digital experiences are good and can articulate to others WHY they are good
  • You are an excellent communicator with the skills to synthesize and personalize approaches, plans and recommendations across a wide range of audiences and roles
  • You have a laser-focused attention to detail, manage your time well, and are extremely well organized
  • You are great at managing competing priorities, and can identify prioritized work for yourself and your teams

Experience:

  • You have 3-5 years of digital experience as a Business/Product Analyst
  • You can demonstrate the ability to lead teams to deliver digital solutions which have resulted in improved business outcomes
  • You have used a variety of product management tools like Pivotal Tracker, Jira or ProductPlan and have a strong point of view on how to get the most out of them
  • You have significant experience in the delivery of consumer-facing digital products

Experience with these would score a few points:

  • You have earned Agile certifications like CSPO, CSM, TKP, etc.
  • You have previous experience in the Software, Nutrition, or Nutritional Analysis industries
  • In addition to leading Delivery teams, you’ve also led teams through Discovery efforts
  • You have experience serving other roles on a product development team (like designer, engineer, Agile coach, etc.)

How to apply:

Send cover letter and resume to: analyst-job-application@esha.com. Put “Senior Product Analyst Job” in the subject line.