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Product Owner for Digital Currencies (m/f/d) - G+D advance52 GmbH

Location:  Munich
Stellen-ID:  9187

G+D makes the lives of billions of people more secure. We develop innovative products and solutions to safeguard payment processes, identities, connectivity, and data. With more than 160 years of experience behind us, we approach each day with renewed energy and passion. We are an international technology group and traditional family-owned company, with over 11,000 employees in 32 countries.
Creating Confidence is our path to success; and it could soon be yours, too.

We are convinced, that central banks will introduce a so-called Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) like the digital Euro within the next five years. This will create a whole ecosystem of products and services that fit perfectly with Giesecke+Devrient's product portfolio.


For this, we have set-up a team as an independent start-up within G+D advance52 GmbH that has a clear mission for growth and to create a substantial product business.


For the development of CBDC products and solutions together with central banks, we are looking for a Product Owner (m/f/d) that would join us on our journey of shaping the payment landscape of the future.


Your Tasks:

  • Translates product vision and roadmap into releases to clients in close collaboration with our product management
  • Collects the functional requirements and writes the corresponding user stories
  • Manages the backlog with user stories, defining technical acceptance criteria and prioritising the backlog according to business value
  • Organizes refinement and planning sessions with the aim of leading the sprint and the product to success together with the team.
  • Provides transparency to stakeholders on current progress and priorities
  • Balances requests from our clients, technical requirements and features we believe in according to our product vision


Your Profile:

  • MA in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration or a comparable subject area or similar relevant field
  • More than five years’ experience as a product owner in software development projects, ideally in complex solution ecosystems
  • Used to working in a fast-moving highly innovative market environment
  • Creative thinker with a vision, capable of transforming this into value for our clients
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Curiosity to learn and understand new technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process, principles and tools
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Commitment, sense of responsibility, flexibility and distinct ability to work in a team
  • Experience in one of the following industries is a plus: payments, banking, digital currencies, public sector, identities
  • Experience in products combining software and hardware components is a plus


Your Benefits:

  • You will play a driving role in shaping our CBDC solution, thereby having the potential to revolutionize the future of payments
  • You will have the opportunity to gain deep knowledge in the cutting edge area of central bank digital currencies
  • You will enjoy large autonomy in deciding what topics you would like to focus on and how much responsibility you would like to own
  • You will be empowered to achieve your maximum potential through a supportive environment that places trust in your abilities and celebrates your accomplishments
  • All that matters here are your work and the results - where, and when you work is flexible
  • A competitive market-standard salary

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke+Devrient GmbH
Prinzregentenstrasse 159, 81677 Munich
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