Technical Product Owner (m/f)

  • Product
  • Munich, Germany

Technical Product Owner (m/f)

Job description

The Position

We are expanding and are looking for a Technical Product Owner (m/f), 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 on the same level. The Technical Product Owner role involves in-depth specification of new products and improvement of existing products that deal with payment transaction processing, reporting, and/or configuration for our merchants.



Key Responsibilities

  • analyze requirements with customers and internal stakeholders
  • draft APIs, simple algorithms and data structures, without coding yourself
  • involve software architects to finalize specifications
  • work with user interface designers to create graphical user interfaces
  • co-ordinate with internal and external developers to get the implementation done
  • keep account managers informed about the project status and estimated delivery
  • document your products for our customers’ users and developers


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, or backend coding, or API design
  • strong analytical skills to compose products in detail
  • strong communication skills to make sure everybody knows their tasks
  • fluent English language skills
  • a hands-on startup- and team player attitude

 Desired Skills

  • 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
  • experience with Java build and deployment processes
  • experience with user interface creation

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