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Software Product Owner

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Cambridge, MA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Nov 13, 2018
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Spearhead Staffing is seeking a Software Product Owner with titration software experience for a direct hire in Cambridge, MA (02142). Salary depends upon experience level. Locals/daily commuting distance please.

Absolutely NO 3rd party recruiters.  No visa sponsorship/transfer. All applicants must have permanent US work authorization and not require any type of sponsorship now or in the future.

To apply, please send a Word format resume to the attention of Job # JOS273 to 

Our mission is to support the each business unit by delivering differentiated services and solutions that help patients, physicians, care takers, payers as well as to better take care of patients and provide an improved outcome to the healthcare system. Our services and solutions sit on top of our market leading technology platform which we continue to evolve.

We have recruited top talent in the field of Digital Health to help transform care in Diabetes and beyond in the areas of Drug+ apps. Our team recently has released an FDA certified class II medical device titration application, MyDoseCoach, and we are gearing up for more compelling health applications and patient experiences.  For this team, we are seeking a product owner for the titration software.



  • Own the software for future versions of MyDoseCoach and integration of Titration software in the overall software ecosystem, managing internal and external stakeholders throughout the project execution
  • Leverage internal and external resources, market analysis, etc. distill the product requirements for the various aspects of the software ecosystem to establish the product backlog for a product that is being rolled out globally
  • Act as product owner to a scrum team developing the product, subsequently refining the requirements, setting priorities, and participating in formative and summative human factor studies
  • Participate in the risk management and medical review of the product to define features and refine requirements accordingly
  • Continuously communicate and educate various stakeholders and functions within the important and value of the software to the large volume insulin delivery system
  • Jointly work with Marketing to develop a mature business case for the product roadmap and associated services
  • Product own the content around training and Life-Cycle Management and prepare the organization to increase market traction 
  • Given the nature of the product being a software medical device, coordinate some and participate in activities lead by others around Risk Management, Quality, Regulatory submission/approval, Medical, etc.



  • Complying with policies and processes and ensure they are communicated, understood, implemented, and maintained at all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrating excellent partnership and collaboration with other functions within the company to support common initiatives on medical devices
  • Demonstrating knowledge, skill and ability to model the company values and positively
  • Communicates the company visions, values, priorities and targets



  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in design controls and FDA / ISO 13485 / IEC 62304 compliant software development
  • 3+ years of experience leading or participating in Agile / Scrum software development


Desired skills:

  • Knowledge of type II or type I diabetes
  • Experience in project management or program management
  • Project management certifications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative and analytical thinking style, able to comprehend complex problems and good problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, innovative, and proactive. An individual who enjoys both the team environment as well as making an individual impact.