Product Owner

Almac Group is currently seeking a Product Owner for our Durham, NC location. The Product Owner is responsible for driving several key components of the product/solution software development life cycle along with product/solution support.  The Product Owner will collaborate with stakeholders to explore and identify product/solution needs, define product/solution requirements, generate, and execute PQ tests, and deliver business readiness tasks. For product/solution support, the Product Owner assists with troubleshooting, issue resolution, implementing bug fixes and enhancements to improve product performance.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Lead requirements analysis, gathering and stakeholder confirmation, ensuring that requirements are defined, recorded, and conform to Almac standards.  Serve as the requirements principal source between the business/customer stakeholders and the delivery teams (functional, development and test)
  • Collaborate with system analysts, development, and systems test throughout software development lifecycle to ensure clarity on requirements design.
  • Complete PQ test planning, writing and execution.  Co-ordinate and collaborate with stakeholders to facilitate and complete User Acceptance Testing as required.
  • Develop Business Readiness plan and delivers/co-ordinates assigned tasks such as SOP updates, internal and external communication, user guides, training material etc.
  • Manage assigned product backlog, prioritizing and providing recommendations on most value-add changes to deliver via the product roadmap.
  • Serves as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for assigned product(s). Providing support and leading issue resolution for assigned product(s) to include supporting the delivery of bug fixes.
Required Experience / Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or experience performing business and requirements analysis for software solutions within the pharmaceutical, life sciences or healthcare industries. 
  • Experience performing requirements analysis and elicitation for software products and solutions.
  • Experience in facilitating and executing testing of software products and solutions.
  • Experience managing multiple deliverables from product initiation through to delivery.  
  • Experience working in a multi-team environment with ability to meet key milestones.
Preferred Experience / Education:
  • Master’s Degree
  • Experience in developing software products and solutions related to clinical supply management, packaging, labelling, distribution, or other related clinical trial functions.
  • Knowledge of software development principles, requirement analysis and elicitation, and product lifecycle management
  • Independently handle multiple projects at a time meeting objectives and deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to perform in-depth business and systems analysis.
  • Ability to work independently to investigate and resolve problems.
  • Ability to organize, plan and prioritize tasks within a high volume, varied workload whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong leadership and influencing skills with a professional and flexible attitude.
What can Almac Group offer you?
  • Medical, Vision & Dental benefits from the 1st of the month following start date
  • 20 days PTO per year, accrued monthly following start date
  • 12 holidays per year
  • Company paid Long and Short-term disability along with Life Insurance
  • 401k company contribution
  • Hybrid work available for applicable roles
  • Professional development programs/ continuous learning opportunities
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Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organization that has organically grown over 50 years now employing 6,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide. Our US Headquarters is located at Souderton, PA with additional operations scattered around the US and Europe. ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a tagline – it is our way of life.
Embracing diversity is at the heart of enhancing Almac Group’s unique culture and reflects our fundamental belief that all people deserve equality, inclusivity and the opportunity for advancement. We are committed to cultivating a welcoming, supportive, and inclusive environment for all.  Together, we will build on the strength in our diversity and deliver exceptional solutions to advance human health globally.
RECRUITMENT AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE: Almac will only accept applications from agencies/business partners that have been invited to work on this role through our portal. Candidate Resumes/CV’s not submitted through our portal or directly to Hiring Managers will be considered unsolicited and no fee will be payable. Thank you for your cooperation.
Almac Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled - Proudly embracing diversity in all of its expressions.
Almac provides reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities who need assistance completing the application process.  Please email us at [email protected] to request assistance.