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Principal Financial Group Analytics Product Owner II - #223576 in Des Moines, Iowa

Job Area: All OtherBusiness Area: Corporate Systems SupportLocation: IA - Des MoinesCareer Category: Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time: Full-TimeRegular/Temporary: RegularDate Posted: 2019-11-07

What you'll do

As an Analytics Product Owner in our Global Center for Brand and Insights, you'll enable business partners from around the enterprise to generate data driven insights and drive value for our current and future customers. We team up with data scientists and advanced analysts to deliver innovative insights to improve the experience our customers have with Principal. We are the enterprise experts in the solutions we deliver!

You’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Be instrumental in partnering with key stakeholders to break down high level business strategies and deliver advanced analytical solutions.

  • Drive the use of data to produce personalized, efficient and meaningful experiences for our customers.

  • Advocate for analytic products, their value and desired outcomes. Influence priority to ensure the goals of the business are delivered

  • Utilize your leadership and mentoring skills to move the team forward in an ever-changing technology environment.

What you'll get from us

  • Competitive pay, benefits, perks and more. We’ll reward you for the skills and experience you have. Find out more.

  • A great place to live, work and play. Greater Des Moines is one of the fastest-growing metro areas in the country. Given its vibrant and welcoming culture, it’s no wonder Des Moines has garnered so much national recognition—including #3 Best Affordable Place to Live (U.S. News & World Report, 2019).

  • Respect for your unique perspective. Diversity, inclusion and empowerment are at the core of our culture.

  • A career, not just a job. Principal is a place where you can learn and innovate. Do important work. Make an impact. And achieve your professional goals.

  • The ability to have a great job and a great life. Sure, work is important. But so is your family. And your friends. And your community. That’s why we provide the flexibility needed to find the right balance between your job and the rest of your life.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required.

  • 6+ years of product owner or similar technical experience.

  • Strong critical thinking, collaboration and decision-making skills.

  • Excellent communication skills required, including the ability to influence and negotiate.

Additional preferred experience with products in data sourcing and analytics, such as:

  • ETL process

  • Python, R

  • Data Stores such as Hadoop

  • AWS

Job Level

Willing to consider applicants at multiple job levels.

How we hire

Once you apply, your application is hand reviewed by our talent team. Generally within a few weeks, the team makes interview selection decisions and communicates those via email. If selected, you’ll receive an email from Principal Talent Team to complete a pre-recorded interview on your own time. Be sure to check your email frequently and follow the steps shared to submit timely.

Learn more about our hiring steps and find answers to frequently asked questions.

Additional Information

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not able to consider candidates needing sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.) However, we’d hope you continue to keep us in mind for future opportunities.

Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Investment Code of Ethics

For positions with Principal Global Investors, you will be required to follow a Code of Ethics which covers a number of obligations related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Who we are

We help people build the kinds of lives they dream about—empowered by financial security and stability. We started in 1879 (yes, 1879) as an insurance company. Today, we’re a member of the FORTUNE 500® and a global investment management leader.

So that’s what we do. As far as who we are, well, we believe that how we do things is just as important as what we do.

Doing what’s right has been a part of who we are for more than 140 years. We focus on taking care of not only our employees, customers and advisors, but also the people who live in the communities where we do business.

Learn more about our values in the workplace.

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