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Product Owner (m/w/d)

  • Kaufering near Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Research & Development
  • Experienced Professionals
  • WD-0028963
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What's the role?

In this role, you will be embedded in an agile development set-up and being part of an international team in one of our new software offerings. With your strong knowledge and expertise, you will support our experts in being the driving force to define, specify and develop the Hilti software and work closely with customers.

Who is Hilti?

Hilti is the place where innovation is harnessed to improve productivity, safety, and sustainability in the global construction industry and beyond. It's where solutions are born based on strong customer relationships, making it possible to build a better future. It's where 34,000 people across 120 different locations worldwide take pride in being part of the team. It's where people have the opportunity to explore their possibilities, unleash their potential, take responsibility for their personal development, and build their careers for the long term.
In our IoT department we develop innovative Embedded Software Solutions, Mobile Apps and Measurement Technologies - through our technologies in application software we take our customers to the next level of the technological progress.

What does the role involve?

As a Software Product Owner (m/f/d), you will drive evolution of our software solution, contributing with your broad experience and high level of expertise in software requirement gathering and solution design activities.

Working closely with the team of product managers, you will analyze market feedback and define the product roadmap. Based on this input you will formulate user stories and work with UX/UI team to prepare visualizations.

As a strong role model, you are able to help collecting learnings which will be integrated into our relevant processes. You will drive high product quality by defining acceptance criteria and performing final acceptance of sprint deliverables. You will relay status, business impacts and system changes to team members, business partners and other stakeholders, providing strategic advice for business processes and solutions.

Diversity and inclusion is one of our key themes: in our team of over 34,000 employees worldwide, there are 127 different nationalities.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path.
In addition, we offer you innovative and personalized Benefits, such as

  • Flat hierarchies
  • Internal mentoring program
  • Fitness and health benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Subsidised monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
  • Free charging pole for electric cars
  • Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
  • Subsidy for childcare
  • Summer holiday care for children

Further benefits:
  • Support in relocating and finding a flat
  • Tax advice

The mission of the Hilti Group is "Making Construction Better," based on a passionate and inclusive team, as well as an employee and performance-oriented corporate culture. Integrity, courage, teamwork, and commitment are essential for Hilti - both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values but also live them every day.

What you need is:

  • University degree in computer science, or information technology or related field.
  • At least seven (7) years of professional experience building scalable software solutions, including at least three (3) years of a successful track record in a role of Product Owner or Product Manager working in an agile development setup.
  • Technical proficiency, excellent analytical capabilities, critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to set clear priorities, customer orientation, strong sense of product quality and attention to details.
  • Experience in working with software development tools (e.g., Atlassian stack / JIRA / Confluence).
  • Effective communication skills in English and ability to switch effortlessly between business and technical terminology.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry is a plus.

Why should you apply?

About you: you are someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company in which you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies, where a job title is not considered a final destination but the starting point. With your knowledge, passion and creativity for user-oriented software applications you push innovations.

During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.

Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.

Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Jennifer Cyffka I Human Resources

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