Product Specialist - Requirements documentation in Analytics

a year ago
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Expired on: Dec 06 2022

Ref.No 00000887


A Product Specialist at IFS designs and maintains functionality included in IFS products. Their work is focused on interpreting and analyzing business requirements to create fit-for-purpose and enterprise-grade software. Business value, usability and solution consistency are key aspects of this work.Someone in this role uses their functional industry know-how to design and maintain the products in a way that ensures product sustainability throughout the product’s lifecycle. Product Specialists at IFS demonstrate a strong commitment to the product quality and takes proactive action to prevent issues from arising and resolve them quickly and effective when they still do occur.


  • Continuously expanding your functional and technical domain knowledge is a very important part of being a Product Specialist at IFS.
  • A university degree, or equivalent professional qualifications, in a field relevant to the functional area of responsibility.
  • Preference will be given to those with experience using BI and analytics tools. 
  • Experience creating specifications, test data sets and data models is desirable.
  • To participate in design reviews and to apply sound and established software design practices and principles is part of the day-to-day work. So is defining and using design patterns, quality metrics, test cases and best practices.
  • A Product Specialist at IFS continuously expands their business process domain knowledge, as well as technical knowledge and shares this knowledge to guide others.
  • Functionally design fit for purpose software based on functional requirements and strategic direction
  • Ensuring business value, usability, and solution consistency
  • Ensuring the functional design is easy to understand
  • Using sound and established functional design practices and principles
  • Adhering to IFS’s standards and guidelines
  • In support of Program Management, taking lead on tasks and in teams
  • Functionally test, review, and maintain software
  • Qualifying, locating, and resolving software flaws
  • Evaluating and suggesting alternative solutions
  • Defining functional test flows and ensuring appropriate test coverage
  • Being able to review, understand and make improvement suggestions on functional design
  • Create limited functions using our declarative tooling
  • Realizing own simple software designs in functional software using declarative approaches (e.g., IFS Aurena / Marble)
  • Create documentation, presentation, and training material
  • Engage with requirement owners and other stakeholders
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction and solution fit
  • Providing solution options and estimations
  • Performing pre-studies and prototype new or changed functionality
  • Share knowledge, guide and train colleagues
  • Ensuring competency spread
  • Providing direction, by mentoring and coaching others
  • Contribute in activities related to product/program management
  • Assisting in product-related market research and competitive analysis
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