Product Owner (Project Manager / Business Analyst)



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About Us

Far Reach is a development and marketing company located in downtown Cedar Falls, Iowa. We help startups, entrepreneurs, and innovative companies who know what they want, but don’t know how to get there. We’re looking for an experienced product owner who thrives in an agile environment to help our growing team make a difference.

We work hard to create a culture that values people over all else. This translates to an environment where you’ll have the opportunity every day to make a positive difference in the lives of your teammates and our clients, and where your great work will be appreciated and recognized.

About You

As a Far Reach product owner, you’re well-versed in scrum and other agile methodologies used to create great software. You’re passionate about helping people and about continuously learning and growing. You’re committed to helping clients understand how we work, and leading them effectively through the app development life cycle, with a focus squarely on producing value for them.

You’re organized, detail-oriented, collaborative, and accountable and are able to effectively juggle multiple projects at once.

You have a knack for balancing budget, scope, and timeline, and are comfortable having hard conversations with clients and your team.

About the Work

You'll work on a wide variety of projects for a wide variety of industries, and will have the opportunity to contribute to:

  • product development
  • custom business applications
  • mobile apps
  • web apps

As a Far Reach product owner, you'll:

  • work with a lead developer and scrum master to lead a small development team
  • manage client and team expectations
  • quickly develop an understanding of clients’ business objectives and goals 
  • effectively translate business needs into user stories
  • clearly and consistently communicate project status with clients

We’re all about continuous improvement, accountability, and trust. You’ll work with your team to execute and produce great results. You’ll iterate to find what works for your team and will share your successes and your failures with others within the company to help them learn along the way.

Our clients include startups, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies. Regardless of their size, our clients rely on us to help them navigate the unknown and deliver on our promise to create exceptional value for them.

If you’re motivated to learn and teach, to solve problems in creative ways, and to bring your best each and every day to help our clients succeed, reach out and tell us why we’ll want you on our team. We look forward to hearing from you.

Far Reach is an equal opportunity employer.


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Far Reach Perks

  • Work on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects
  • Opportunities to learn, both formally and informally
  • Flexible 40-hour work week
  • Tele-commuting options
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Paid time off
  • Fitness center fee reimbursement
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Beer in the fridge