Product Owner Payroll Automation (m/f/d)

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Personio ist ein schnell wachsendes und in München gegründetes HR SaaS Start-up. Es bietet eine ganzheitliche Softwarelösung für die Bereiche im HR und Bewerbermanagement, die insbesondere für Unternehmen mit einer Größe von 10 bis 1000 Angestellten konzipiert wurde. Schon heute spielt Personio eine entscheidende Rolle, den alltäglichen operativen Betrieb von mehr als 700 HR Teams effizienter und transparenter zu gestalten. Wir sind ein mit viel Spaß agierendes internationales Team, dessen Ziel es ist die führende HR Plattform in Europa aufzubauen.


As Product Owner, Payroll Automation (m/f/d) you drive the agile development of the Personio Payroll Engine towards our vision of Payroll Automation. You will work cross-functionally with payroll experts and engineers to translate complex requirements into actionable tasks and drive product development of an innovative product.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Develop extensive knowledge of payroll processes and regulatory requirements

  • Understand the technology behind our payroll engine as well as the overall payroll user flow to make good product decisions

  • Align your team around most relevant automation KPIs and goals in line with our overall payroll product roadmap 

  • Decomposing complex problems and write clear specifications in collaboration with our payroll operations team

  • Manage product delivery with engineering in an agile setting and guide your team in all sprint activities

Dein Profil

  • At least 4 years of experience working on digital products in an agile environment

  • At least 2 years of experience in working as Product Owner with cross-functional teams applying Scrum

  • Strong sense of accountability and ownership

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong self-organization and prioritization of tasks in an analytical manner

  • Ability to work independently in a result-oriented way

  • Preferably technical background

  • Fluency in English and German

Warum Personio

  • Play a decisive role in disrupting the Payroll market

  • A driven working environment and short decision-making paths

  • Full responsibility for your product together with your team

  • 1,500 Euro development budget, which you can use as you wish

  • Regular team events, e.g. raft trips on the Isar, ski trips, visits to the Oktoberfest and much more

  • Relocation support and 26 paid vacation days