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Product Team Manager


About Us

ERGO Technology & Services S.A. (ET&S S.A.) was established in January 2021 following the integration of ERGO Digital IT and Atena into one entity, leveraging the strengths and best practices of both companies.
ET&S S.A. belongs to the ET&SM technology holding of ERGO Group AG, supporting millions of internal and external customers with state-of-the-art IT solutions to everyday problems. We are dedicated to bring a digital innovations to every aspect of the landscape of insurance. Discover how we are implementing AI, IoT, Voice Recognition, Big Data science, advanced mobile solutions and much more to accommodate our customers’ future needs around the globe. See how you can be a part of the digital revolution and apply to join us today!

How you will get the job done

  • Line Manager of junior to senior Product Owners working within all domains; evaluations, training and development, managing employee relations  
  • Oversee the recruitment and staffing within all domains, working closely with HR and Recruitment Teams  
  • Lead capacity planning for the Product Owner role taking into account team staffing and project demand – working with Engineering Managers, Lead Product Owners and Project Managers  
  • Administrative tasks, being responsible for timesheets, escalation point for all reports including on support/maintenance  
  • Ownership of Product Team strategy and best practices  
  • Support POs and SMs in the definition and implementation of ways of working and common practices  
  • Providing leadership to POs to enable them to successfully deliver Product Backlog, ensure obstacles are being removed  
  • Ensure POs engage effectively with their counterpart ERGO IT teams as well as any relevant Business Units  
  • Engage across the organization and externally to empower product ownership  
  • Provide support to Scrum Masters to ensure obstacles are being removed and Agile best-practice is being followed by Agile teams 
  • Performing other tasks assigned by the supervisor, as long as they are in line with the type of work and applicable laws 

Skills and experience you will need

  • Experience in Product Owner or Product Manager role 
  • Strong understanding of Agile and proven experience working with an Agile team 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills 
  • Experience in recruiting and growing teams 
  • Strong experience within technology product creation 
  • Excellent understanding of IT systems and products 
  • Strong knowledge with Budgeting & Estimation 
  • Joy and/or experience leading community of practices or functional teams 
  • Joy and/or experience in driving organizational change 
  • Full command in English 

Interested in this position?

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Why work with us?

Let&s be fit

We realize that most of us need assistance to stay in shape and good health. That's why we provide every employee with a medical package coverage and co-finance a sports card. Additionally, we support a number of sports sections, and, you can even join our yoga team in the summer to practice yoga on the roof!

Let&s be balanced

Work-life balance is essential for us. That's why we offer our employees flexible working hours, pet-friendly offices, and if you would like to stay with your pet at home, a remote work environment. However, it won't be easy to stay at home with our in-office gaming room.

Let&s be smart

Staying up-to-date with all the new systems and technologies is not an easy task. That's why we have an extensive training and workshops offer, both in-house and with external providers. We organize hackathons and meetups, which are an excellent opportunity for our specialists to showcase their expertise. On top of that, we offer digital learning platforms, language courses, and a library.

Let&s be responsible

We love to see the difference we make together with our CSR projects. That's why we are always open to new projects, and we would love to include you in our next charity event!

Let&s be fun

At ET&S we love not only to work but also relax together. Sports events like company-wide bike race, or maybe a film marathon in our cinema room? Don't worry; we got it covered! Maybe you have a passion and would love to make an event out of it? Sure! We will help you!

Let&s be diverse

At ET&S we create a working environment free of prejudice and exclusion. Each member of our team can experience being valued, regardless of his or her gender, nationality, religious beliefs, disabilities, age, and sexual orientation or identity. Your wide range of qualifications, experiences, and ways of thinking are of great benefit to us!

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