Lead Product Owner (m/f/x)

About us

We offer the next generation eCommerce platform - API and cloud based, highly scalable and on every channel. We put outstanding tech knowledge and enthusiasm in a modern, friendly and family oriented environment.

commercetools was founded in 2006 and we have offices in Germany (Munich, Berlin and Jena), the Netherlands (Amsterdam), the US (Durham, North Carolina) and from 2019 also in UK (London) and the APAC region (Singapore). We are one of the world's leading providers of cloud-based eCommerce technology. Our highly available, omnichannel platform enables implementation of complex retail models across all sales channels. The extensive API connects existing processes and technologies flexibly. We offer sustainable solutions for both B2C and B2B retailers. Since 2014 commercetools is a subsidiary of REWE Group. Some of our customers are Carhartt, Merkur, REWE and Medimax.

Join our vision in becoming the number one eCommerce company!

Job Description

You have a deep understanding of software development processes? You know the eCommerce business inside and out? You love innovation and always on the lookout for new technologies? Besides the deep domain knowledge you are an excellent communicator (and good listener) and “live and breathe” agile software development? If you bring first leadership experience and a strategic mindset, you are the perfect match! Become part of our team which is working on our API and cloud based next generation eCommerce platform!

About your new role

  • Leading our Platform POs 
  • Close collaboration with our CPO working on the product roadmap and developing the product vision and strategy
  • Cooperate closely within our CTO and our Agile Coaches
  • Monitor features, performance and process by evaluation / KPIsConduct market and requirement analysis and consult with all different stakeholders

This is how we work

  • Mindset. Modern methodologies and a diverse, creative workspace with an open and international culture.
  • Product. Together we create an extendable, highly scalable product with state of the art technologies. Let’s develop something with impact.
  • Growth. Learn from each other and benefit from the knowledge we concentrate in a healthy growing company.
  • Environment. Flexible and family friendly environment, bright and good accessible offices, modern soft- and hardware.
  • Flexibility. Morning person or night owl? Need to pick up your kids from kindergarten? We believe in outcome and motivated employees rather than feeling stuck in the office.

Skills & Requirements

  • +5 years of full-time work experience in Product Management as Product Owner or Product Manager in the area of multichannel commerce/eCommerce (ideally on an enterprise level, B2B)
  • First leadership experience combined with high level of empathy
  • Excellent communication skills and a great team player
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skill set
  • Understanding of the architecture of complex and highly scalable web applications
  • Passion for eCommerce, design and technology
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and a quick perception of technical processes and interdependencies
  • Structured and independent work style and strong ability to set priorities and meet deadlines
  • Strong interest in new technologies, aspiration to constantly improve yourself and learn something new
  • Very good English (German is a plus)