We are a rapidly growing agile IT company, with currently 250+ employees worldwide. We are looking for a qualified Project Owner (m/f/d) for permanent employment for our office in Frankfurt.

AOE's growth and success is the result of an agile organization across all business units. This includes flat hierarchies with a high degree of personal responsibility for all employees, as well as agile software development.

Are you interested in taking on responsibility in such an agile environment with enormous development opportunities, and in accompanying the implementation of large, technically demanding web projects for globally active companies? As Product Owner you are the central link between the customer and our development teams. In doing so, you will ensure the success of a project in terms of content, schedule and finances. You can expect challenging activities on an international level and numerous renowned customers.

Your Tasks as Product Owner (m/f/d)

  • Customer consulting and conceptualizaion of solutions
  • Supporting the customer in sharpening his product vision with methods such as product vision workshops, Design Thinking or design sprints
  • Adaptation of customer requirements into a product backlog, which you maintain together with the customer
  • Prioritization of User Stories
  • Coordination and alignment of releases with a variety of stakeholders, such as a number of AOE development teams and various departments of the customer
  • Progress evaluation as well as cost control and invoicing
  • Preparation of cost estimates with the development team and preparation of offers
  • Communication with the customer: This includes translating the customer's business requirements into technical requirements, but also the further development of the customer's budget and the generation of follow-up projects
  • In an environment without leadership roles, you empower the team to make the right decisions

Your Qualifications

  • Completed studies or training
  • In-depth knowledge of web technologies
  • Practical experience in the application of agile software development methods such as Kanban or Scrum
  • Communication and interaction skills
  • Independent action and high team affinity
  • Confident and friendly conduct in the team and with the customer
  • Even when the going gets rough you keep a cool head
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and German

Additional desirable Knowledge

  • Relevant experience in the development and support of E-Commerce and CMS systems
  • Experience with furhter methods from the agile world such as Design Thinking or Lean Startup
  • Experience with the creation of product visions and prototypes
  • You enjoy presenting and moderating

Apply today for the position of Product Owner (m/f/d). We look forward to getting to know you!

About AOE

AOE is a leading global technology and consulting company that supports large companies in strategic digitalization efforts. The focus is on the development of innovative E-Commerce and portal solutions based on Open Source technology. With our 300+ employees at 8 global locations, we handle hundreds of implementations for well-known global companies such as Deutsche Telekom, congstar, Commerzbank, Frankfurt Airport, Heathrow Airport, Singapore Airlines, Angry Birds, Sony and Panasonic. Based on our top employee ratings on Kununu, we have consistently ranked among the top 5 companies in Germany in the categories of best employer and work-life balance in recent years.

Working environment at AOE

  • Fair salary, job ticket, attractive additional benefits
  • Self-organized work in an agile corporate culture without hierarchical levels
  • Relaxed, individually designed working environment in the city centre with state-of-the-art hardware and software
  • 2,000 € personal continuing education budget, Communities of Interest and AOE Conference
  • Team events, ski trips, summer party, Thai massage, play area, sports activities such as yoga, soccer, volleyball
  • Further Benefits and Team Events

Our new office in Frankfurt

Our brand-new office in Frankfurt opened in spring 2019. The office is located on Baseler Platz, a five-minute walk from the Frankfurt main train station and the Main River. We are currently building out teams at our new location and are on the lookout for qualified developers. In the future, the Frankfurt office will provide state-of-the-art workspace for approximately 100 employees. We value an excellent working environment, freely designable workspace and a pleasant atmosphere. Having fun at work and the freedom for short time-outs are also important to us.

We look forward to meeting you!

We will be happy to receive your application and answer any questions you may have at any time. You can reach us by phone at +49 6122 70707-0 or by email at jobs@aoe.com.

Jana, Astrid and Melissa
AOE Recruiting Team

Apply now!
Become part of our agile team!

If you are interested in a position at AOE, then apply today. We are very curious to hear your story. Our application process is quite informal, so you don't need to fear unpleasant questions, assessment centers or the like.

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