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VP, Product Development - Remote

VP, Product Development - Remote

Posting Date:  Oct 28, 2020

Remote, Remote, United States

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain

  Körber is a leading provider of SaaS solutions for the supply chain industry. We provide a fun, casual, and flexible work environment where you get to work with smart and driven people on cutting-edge solutions. We have an immediate opening for a Vice President of Product Development to lead and grow our technology and platforms organization. Your leadership will steer a high-performing, passionate team within the development organization and will drive a rapid cadence of high-quality product investments and releases in partnership with key stakeholders and product management. The ideal candidate will bring a collaborative focus to planning, execution, delivery, and support of strategic products, technologies, and portfolio assets.  If you’re up for the challenge that only a high-growth, innovative company can provide, this is the right opportunity for you.


  • Collaborate with development leadership to define, mature, and communicate the product development processes and measurements, as well as report on outcomes
  • Manage and grow a team of development resources and foster leading best practices in development, QA, documentation, and release
  • Develop and align onshore, nearshore, and offshore strategies for staffing a market-leading development operation
  • Foster technological innovation, modernization, and enable deep technical expertise including specialized technology areas (Hardware, Cloud, Optimization Technologies, etc.)
  • Collaborate with senior leadership and product management to align development activities with strategic needs and plans
  • Manage product lifecycle in partnership with Product Management from estimation, to release and sprint planning, development, QA, release readiness, packaging, and sustainment activities.


  • 10+ years’ experience leading a product development team (at least 5+ as a director or team lead)
  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to excite an audience through motivational & inspirational leadership
  • Proven skills and experience with agile development methodologies
  • Passion and expertise for rapid delivery of flexible software solutions
  • Experience with portfolio transformation towards modern architectures (Microservices, Functions, distributed computing)
  • Experience managing global development teams and rapid scaling of organizations a plus
  • Must be able to travel 25-30% of the time (mainly Domestic, with some International Travel)

Our nation’s military veterans represent the top talent this country has to offer. They bring meaningful skills to the workplace and are assets to our company. We encourage U.S. Military Veterans to apply.

Körber is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/ Veterans

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Körber Supply Chain is a Business Area of Körber, an international technology group with around 10,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. At Körber Supply Chain, we have a broad range of proven supply chain solutions to fit our customers' size, business strategy and appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, voice solutions, robotics and material handling – plus the systems integration expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage.

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