What's the role?
As Data Science Product Owner, you are instrumental in transforming Hilti towards a data driven company. Together with business functions, you shape the vision and roadmap for data science solutions for a specific area of business. The resulting product portfolio is managed by you along the entire lifecycle of data science solutions. You will be empowered by your inter-disciplinary product team to develop the desired data science solutions in an agile setup. With a focus on creating business value, you support the business function in change management and the adoption of the solutions.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction industry, and beyond. At Hilti strong customer relationships create solutions that build a better future, where there is pride and a sense of belonging across our 120 global locations. It’s where people explore possibilities, leverage their potential, own their personal development, and grow lasting careers.
The Global IT teams, operating from our technology hubs in Switzerland, Malaysia, and the USA, work closely together by translating the latest IT innovations into sustainable, value-creating solutions & services for our customers.
What does the role involve?
In your role as Data Science Product Owner, you support a specific area of Hilti’s business – such as Marketing & Sales, Logistics, or Manufacturing – in their journey to become data-driven. Jointly with the business function, you develop the product vision for data science solutions and align on targets, requirements and priorities.
For individual data science solutions, you manage the product backlog and develop fitting solutions in an agile setup together with your product team of experienced data scientist, data engineers, and front-end experts. You are responsible to maximize the value provided to the business functions, not only by developing the right products, but also by actively drive change management.
You build bridges between business and technology and support the further development and realization of our IM-vision of “Data Driven Company”.
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?
You will be working with a team of people striving for excellence, with an open, inclusive, and supportive culture. Leverage your expertise and the autonomy you will get to identify the best technological solution for the customer. See the direct impact of your work.
Come to a place where you will own your development and career journey.
Work close to your colleagues at the office in Buchs, Switzerland, near our corporate headquarters in Liechtenstein.
Enjoy the variety of healthy food from the campus restaurants, keep in shape at the in-house gym, or commute with our e-bikes free of charge. You will be amazed what the alpine life has to offer.
For the full range of benefits, take a look at https://careers.hilti.group/en/where-we-are/schaan-liechtenstein/
What you need is:
- Strong passion for creating value out of data
- Master or PhD in Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Engineering or Business Administration
- Background in data science and experience along the entire lifecycle of DS solutions
- Experience in leading without power and agile methodologies
- Strong communication, moderation and change management skills
- Strategic thinking and focus on business value
- Fluent in English (verbal and written), bilingual preferred
Why should you apply?
About you: you are someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where 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.
Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Gian-Marco Baschera.
*For non-EU / EFTA citizens: Please state your eligibility status to work in Switzerland / Liechtenstein and note that if you do not own a valid Swiss / Liechtenstein work permit, Hilti cannot guarantee your final employment due to authority regulations.
Learn more about us: https://careers.hilti.group/en
Learn more about our Global IT Competition here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlv1hDNuVw4
Learn more about life at Hilti Headquarters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeJPLBszc2A
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.