Product Owner - (m/f/x) Team: SRE (Core Infrastructure)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Job Description

commercetools is looking for a product owner for the SRE (Core Infrastructure) team. Do you believe that robots are better at some tasks than humans? That all environments shall be equal? Are you passionate about infrastructure as code, and exploring possibilities to automate all the things? Become part of our team to support commercetools’ global growth.

About your new role
  • Maintain the product backlog, prioritizing and defining requirements while keeping a strong focus on security, reliability and scalability of the services
  • Conceptualise large and scalable cloud infrastructure architecture for a microservices architecture
  • Oversee monitoring and logging on infrastructure and application level
  • Work closely within an international and distributed team of SREs
  • Use data to make informed decisions about what to work on next and analyze the solution
  • Collaborate with a diverse set of internal and external stakeholders
  • Be part of the product owner team, coordinating with the other product owners across the company to define and deliver on a shared roadmap
Skills & Requirements
  • 1+ years of experience in leading a team of SREs or a related field, as a product owner or team lead, preferably in a distributed team
  • Passion for automation, optimisation, and infrastructure as code
  • Completed degree from an University
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skill set
  • Understanding  of containers, kubernetes, and cloud-native ideology 
  • Familiarity with common cloud infrastructure providers (specifically AWS and GCP)
  • Excellent English communication skills, including the ability to promote team ideas to all the levels of the organization
  • Nice to have: Previous hands-on experience as an engineer or equivalent technical role
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 an impact.
  • Growth. Learn from each other and benefit from the knowledge we concentrate on 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.
commercetools is living a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. If your job profile aligns with our technical requirements, business needs and company culture, we encourage you to apply. We will assess your competencies, learning ability and passion and not your age, race, color, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, genetics or disability.
Contact information
Do you have any questions regarding the role, our company, culture or work environment? Feel free to contact our Talent Acquisition Manager Janosch Fingerhut (+49172 2631438)!
About us

commercetools is the world’s leading platform for next-generation B2C and B2B commerce. To break the market out of being restrained by legacy suites, commercetools invented a headless, API-first, multi-tenant SaaS commerce platform that is cloud native and uses flexible microservices. This enables customers to deliver the best commerce experiences across all touchpoints.

Founded in Germany in 2006, commercetools has worldwide offices spanning the US, Europe and Asia Pacific, with a customer base of Fortune Global 500 companies across industries.

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