Area Product Owner (f/m/d) - Industrial Edge

Job Description

Location: global (prefered Erlangen)
Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time

Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-timeWe, as Industrial Edge, are searching for an Area (Product) Owner to drive and create the App Builder Experience.

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

We are a passionate and innovation-driven organization that defines, develops, and operates Industrial Edge – a new age infrastructure system to enable modern IT technologies in manufacturing. Organizationally placed inside the Digital Factory Division we see ourselves as the platform orchestrator for all Edge Computing platforms, applications, and devices provided by our internal and external partners.
One of the most meaningful partners in our ecosystem are app developers. In the role of Area Owner for the App Developer Experience, you are aiming for the highest possible value for our App Builders.You do this by making the core interaction of creating, selling, and buying apps as attractive and valuable as possible. You envision a marketplace setup that is a valuable interaction point for App providers and consumers.

What part will you play?
  • You own the App Experience journey that is being implemented by three to four scrum teams. You know how to encourage your Product Owners and the teams and how to take them on the App Experience journey
  • You actively communicate across all areas and actively manage relationships with all peer area owners and stakeholders
  • You maintain the area backlog and prioritize including requirements elicitation and specification
  • You talk to customers and support your Product Owners during their customer discovery and visits
  • You create a compelling vision for your product, participate and contribute to the overall planning, and define the product philosophy together with the stakeholders
  • You identify new features with your Product Owners, assert market fit, and realize them with your teams
  • You have can support your Product Owners with your knowledge and best practice in ownership, and foster a learning organization setup with self-organizing teams

What you need to make real what matters.
  • You have successfully completed a master’s degree in IT / engineering or similar field and bring first cross-functional experience in software and/or automation business
  • You have many years of experience with edge computing and cloud applications and can bring in experience from the perspective of an App Builder (Industrial Edge or other platforms)
  • You have already worked with digital products and solutions including cloud and app offerings
  • You have long year, thorough experience as a Product Owner (former Product Manager) in an agile environment (Scrum, SAFe)
  • Backlog Maintenance, Refinement, Release Planning, Epics, Velocity are not only buzzwords, but your daily bread and butter
  • You are characterized by a high level of communication readiness, analytical abilities, team orientation, resilience, and social competence. You are future-oriented, forward-thinking, and open to new ideas
  • You are strong in entrepreneurial thinking and acting
  • You like to experiment and learn from mistakes
  • In addition to the German language, you speak and communicate in English fluently 

What we offer.
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard
  • 30 leave days and a variety of flexible working models that allow time off for yourself and your family 
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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