Technical Product Owner (Frontend) (m/f/d)

  • Product
  • Munich, Germany

Technical Product Owner (Frontend) (m/f/d)

Job description

THE POSITION

We are expanding and are looking for a Technical Product Owner (Frontend) (m/f/d), as soon as possible for a full-time position to energetically support the product management team in our Munich office.

 

Ideally, you come from a technical / web software engineering background and are able to communicate with our developers and designers on eyes' level. This Technical Product Owner role involves in-depth specification of new products and improvement of existing products that enable our merchants the detailed orchestration / configuration of their payment processing and offers analytics through graphical user interfaces.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Be a "servant-leader" for a team of developers and designers in an agile manner
  • Analyse new requirements with customers and internal stakeholders
  • Work with user interface designers to create great frontends
  • Understand our technical system of configuration, processing, and reporting on an API level
  • Moderate between stakeholders and propose balanced implementation paths
  • Analyze, adjust, or draft internal APIs, simple algorithms and data structures, without coding yourself
  • Involve software architects to finalise specifications
  • Plan sprints, track progress and estimated delivery
  • Document your products for our customers’ users and developers

Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Developer background, or computer science or similar degree, or at least 2 years of experience as a technical product owner
  • Knowledge of web technologies such as HTML and REST APIs
  • First-hand experience in frontend coding
  • Strong analytical skills to compose products in detail
  • Strong communication skills to align stakeholders and team members
  • Fluent English language skills
  • A hands-on startup- and team player attitude

 DESIRED SKILLS

  • Experience with user interface creation
  • Experience in identity management
  • Experience in the online payments industry
  • Hands-on experience with programming for webservice APIs
  • German language skills
  • Experience with agile development processes

WHAT WE OFFER

  • A dynamic and spirited team that knows how to have fun
  • High potential for personal development
  • The ability to have an impact and shape the future of optile
  • A working environment built around people
  • The possibility to do remote work in accordance with company policies
  • Other extraordinary benefits including free beverages, weekly team dinners, a flexible working style, a spacious, naturally lit office space, and more