Area Product Owner / Senior Product Owner (f/m/d) - Tech Hub

Permanent contract, full-time, Darmstadt

Who we are

We are Several thousand dealers and millions of products make our multi-channel portal one of the largest marketplaces in Germany. Our work is characterised by a dynamic corporate culture, with a start-up mentality and the opportunities offered by a large corporation in the background. We combine knowledge and many years of experience in e-commerce with flat hierarchies and a highly motivated team. Whether as an intern or an executive: We take every idea seriously, because we want to work together in shaping the future of e-commerce!

Day-by-day, our development team of about 100 experts pursues the goal of developing the best products and optimising the shopping experience. Our domains operate along the customer journey to ensure that we always keep an eye on the customers’ needs and can deal with new challenges promptly. Whether AdTec, After Sales, Checkout & Accounting, or Logistics, we drive developments forward and have great freedom regarding technical aspects. Details regarding the challenges of the respective domains can be found here

Your tasks – this is what awaits you in detail

  • You find your satisfaction in building high-performing product-tech teams and coaching them how to discover customer needs and business opportunities

  • You define the vision and strategy for your product area which are aligned with our company goals

  • You ensure that your product teams are effectively applying modern product management practises and lean methodologies

  • You make sure that all your product teams deliver the best possible economical outcome

  • You actively develop and motivate product owners and designers and help them in their personal development and growth

Your profile – this is what we expect from you

  • You hold a relevant university degree (ideally in a technical or analytical discipline) and possess former experience as a Product Manager or Product Owner in a digital company 

  • You are a product leader with people management experience who enjoys coaching product teams

  • You made a measurable and significative positive impact on product topics in the past and enjoy taking on responsibility – from the idea to implementation

  • You have a data-driven mindset and know how to incorporate quantitative and qualitative data in your product work

  • You possess expertise in product discovery, delivery as well as lean and agile methodologies

  • You have a structured and result-oriented way of working and you are an excellent communicator (both in German and English) – having the ability to inspire, motivate people and build relationships with other product areas

What we offer

  • A highly-motivated and qualified team from different fields and numerous nations
  • A sophisticated product with millions of users and a broadly-based technology stack
  • A dynamic environment with a start-up mentality, no superfluous red tape and hierarchy, as well as plenty of courage and trust to break new ground
  • A central, modern loft office right between the technical university and the main station in Darmstadt
  • Free choice of hardware – we provide you with the development environment of your choice
  • Always up-to-date – you receive four days of special leave and a budget of €1,300 per year to attend relevant fairs and conferences
  • Top conditions at the Urban Sports Club for fitness, team sports, yoga and more
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Your contact person: Marion Graßler
real,- Digital Payment & Technology Services GmbH
Habsburgerring 2
50674 Köln