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Product Owner - Remote

Posting Date:  Jan 12, 2022

Remote work, US

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain

Product Owner - Remote

Körber is the home for passionate people who innovate, collaborate and love what they do. Entrepreneurial spirit is our joint DNA. We develop future technologies and support talents to deploy their skills and reach their full potential. We combine our strong heritage with our understanding for local specifics and a global mindset to bring people together and create valuable solutions for our customers. We aim for being the first to do the right thing at the right time.


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The Product Owner drives strategic initiatives to support customer analytics and functional design. This role is comfortable conversing with technology, analytics and business partners of all levels to answer tough questions and build strategic, data-driven capabilities. The Product Owner serves as a subject matter expert in various aspects of how to apply software solutions to the supply chain industry with focus on AMR robotics, Warehouse Control Systems, and Warehouse Execution. This role is responsible for taking high level business requirements for complex features from product stakeholders, creating a functional application design and breaking that functional design down into workable stories for development. This position mentors and provides input to effectively design, create, and implement solutions.



Your role in our team

  • You will represent product management as the Product Owner in scrum teams.
  • You will provide vision and direction to the development team and stakeholders throughout the project.
  • You will address requirements definition.
  • You will build and facilitate a requirements management process and operating rhythm
  • You will plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product.
  • You will support the Product Manager in definition of product vision, road-map and acceptance criteria.
  • You will assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
  • You will provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories.
  • You will work closely with the Product Manager to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value.
  • You will lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities.
  • You will provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of release / sprint goals.
  • You will work with development team(s) to provide a roadmap update at the agreed upon cadence.
  • You will follow competitors and industry.


Your profile

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.
  • You have a minimum 5 years Business Analyst / Product Owner experience.
  • You have a minimum 4 years Supply Chain, AMR, WCS, WES experience (Ideally AMR).
  • You have a pragmatic Marketing Certification Level II or higher.
  • You have strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • You have demonstrated success defining and launching products.
  • You have strong organizational, problem solving, planning and time management skills.
  • You are fluent in English and German.
  • You have proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.
  • You must be able to travel 10% of the time.


Can you find yourself in this profile?

Then you are right at Körber. We are looking forward to getting to know you


Your benefits

  • You will be working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, with international clients and colleagues.
  • You have access to competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance.
  • You have the option to enroll in 401K matching program.
  • You will have Flexible Time Off, 11 days paid holiday, and 1 day of volunteer time per year.
  • You will have a fun casual, and flexible work environment.


Equal employer opportunity

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 Supply Chain is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.





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For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
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For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Eugene

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