What's the role?
As Product Owner Analytics, you are instrumental in transforming Hilti towards a data driven company. You own the vision for analytics solutions – ranging from reports to Data Science applications – for a specific area of business. You manage the product portfolio in your area, develop the relations to business functions and drive the development of data products in an agile setup.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 127 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.
Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
In your role as Product Owner Analytics, you own the portfolio of analytics solutions for a specific area of Hilti´s business, e.g. Marketing & Sales, Logistics, Manufacturing, etc. Jointly with the business function, you develop the product vision for analytics solutions and align on targets & requirements. For individual analytics solutions, you manage the product backlog and develop fitting solutions in an agile setup with a team of data engineers, BI experts and data scientists. You build bridges between business and technology and support the further development and realization of our IM-vision of “Data Driven Company” by actively bringing innovation into your product portfolio. You manage stakeholders and business relations and you actively drive change management with your portfolio of IM-products.
The Information Management Group in Hilti´s Global IT provides innovative solutions for Data Management, Data Engineering, Business Intelligence, and Data Science to the entire group.
What do we offer?
We give you the autonomy to identify the right technology solutions for our customers. We also encourage you to grow, not only in this role, but also beyond - you will be able to move around the business, to experience various job functions and even work abroad in different markets.
Our IT department is located in Buchs SG, Switzerland in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. It is in convenient walking distance to the city center and train station as well as in close proximity to our corporate headquarters in Schaan, Liechtenstein.
As integral part of our performance oriented yet caring culture we want you to work your best. Offers such as flexible working/part time arrangements, comprehensive insurance and pension plans, day care for your children are just some of the ways we do that. Additionally, Hilti e-bikes are readily available for you to use free of charge!
What you need is:
- Master or PhD in Computer Science, Maths, Physics or Engineering
- Strong background in Data Science and state-of-the-art ML approaches (deep learning for NLP & CV)
- Hands-on experience with Software Application development
- Proven experience as a PO for analytics products
- Strong communication, moderation and change management skills
- Strategic thinking and focus on business value
- Experience with Manufacturing industry and a Direct Sales environment
- International experience working in Europe and Asia
Why should you apply?
For this position, we are seeking out-of-the-box, innovative and open-minded leaders with a demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a global team setting. If you combine strong analytical skills with a passion for data-driven solutions, with the strong ambition to lead, and with excellent oral & written communication skills, you are exactly what we are looking for.
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer