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

  • Product
  • Munich, Germany

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

Job description


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.



  • 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



  • 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


  • 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


  • 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
  • other extraordinary benefits including free beverages, weekly team dinners, a flexible working style, a spacious, naturally lit office space, and more