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Product Owner - Cloud Infrastructure (m/f/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us
We offer the next generation eCommerce platform - API and cloud based, highly scalable and on every channel. We put outstanding tech knowledge and enthusiasm in a modern, friendly and family oriented environment.

commercetools was founded in 2006 and we have offices in Germany (Munich, Berlin and Jena), the Netherlands (Amsterdam), the US (Durham, North Carolina) and since 2019 also in UK (London) and the APAC region (Singapore). We are one of the world's leading providers of cloud-based eCommerce technology.  Our highly available, omnichannel platform enables implementation of complex retail models across all sales channels. The extensive API connects existing processes and technologies flexibly. We offer sustainable solutions for both B2C and B2B retailers. Since 2014 commercetools is a subsidiary of REWE Group. Some of our customers are Lego, REWE, Penny and Express.

Join our vision in becoming the number one eCommerce company!
Job Description

Do you see the future of infrastructure in containers running across the globe? Do you have the urge to make developers happy using infrastructure as a service? Do you know the tricks to make services more reliable, while having multiple dozens of deployments a day? Join a global diverse team pushing boundaries of running services at scale. At commercetools we use GitOps and focus on making developer-friendly infrastructure based on Kubernetes, ensuring that production is up and running.

About your new role
  • Own the long-term vision of the infrastructure, inspire the team to achieve the vision
  • Guide new features and services from inception to production while keeping internal and external customers successful
  • Maintain the team backlog, prioritizing and defining requirements while keeping a strong focus on security, reliability and scalability of the company services, but also have an eye on the costs
  • Use data to make informed decisions about what the team should work on next and analyze the results
  • Collect/give feedback and input from/to a diverse set of internal and external stakeholders
This is how we work
  • Mindset. Modern methodologies and a diverse, creative workspace with an open and international culture.
  • Product. Together we create an extendable, highly scalable product with state of the art technologies. Let’s develop something with impact.
  • Growth. Learn from each other and benefit from the knowledge we concentrate in a healthy growing company.
  • Environment. Flexible and family friendly environment, bright and good accessible offices, modern soft- and hardware.
  • Flexibility. Morning person or night owl? Need to pick up your kids from kindergarten? We believe in outcome and motivated employees rather than feeling stuck in the office.
Skills & Requirements
  • Strong affinity with technology, especially cloud/container infrastructure (for example Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Familiar with CI/CD, HA, DR and other infrastructure/development practices
  • Team player with a bottom-up ideation process
  • Ability to see the big picture, without losing sight of the details
  • Analytical orientation and strong problem-solving skills demonstrated by the ability to structure issues and analyze alternative solutions
  • Able to understand and formulate meaningful metrics
  • Experience working with distributed teams
  • Fluent in the English
  • Nice to have: Previous hands-on experience as Software and/or DevOps Engineer/SRE or equivalent technical role

Thank you for your application.

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