Team Lead Software Product Owner (m/f/d) Job at AerQ GmbH – in Hamburg

AERQ is a joint venture between LG Electronics and Lufthansa Technik which stands for the digitalization of the airplane cabin. We develop and manufacture innovative aircraft components designed to enhance the passenger experience and enable new perspectives for airlines. Headquartered in Hamburg, we are utilizing expertise and experience from both of our founding members and are currently expanding our operations.
AERQ offers you an inspiring and motivating environment where you can bring in your innovative ideas and have the opportunity to leave your footprint to this newly formed joint venture.

We are currently looking for a

Team Lead Software Product Owner (m/f/d)
To join our Product, Project, Program Management team.

What you will do:

  • Managing a team of Software Product Owners for complex software products / projects in the field of cabin management & ground systems in the commercial aviation market
  • Provide guidance and a vision for all team members
  • Create team spirit, mediate conflicts and manage interfaces to other teams
  • Take care of team members, understand needs and support them
  • Develop and implement employee development plans
  • Be accountable for team’s deliverables
  • Monitor product/project costs and revenues, as well as schedules
  • Ensure compliance with product/project budgets and compile and present project status reports
  • Develop, establish and ensure risk / opportunity management
  • Create structure and framework, define clear roles and responsibilities within the team and define KPIs for the software development process
  • Guide team members to develop market-entry software release scenarios for products together with the sales / marketing departments and support them during the implementation phase

Who you are:

  • Relevant university/polytechnic degree in engineering or economics
  • Have a strong product mindset / skillset and ability to inspire your team members in regards of Product Management
  • Confident in difficult situations & comfortable in making decisions
  • Strong ability to resolve conflicts
  • Team player with intercultural competence
  • Excellent negotiating skills, assertiveness, and strong power of persuasion
  • Strong skillset for working and designing an agile working environment
  • Long-term leadership experience desirable
  • Long-term experience in managing (large) projects and developing products
  • Excellent knowledge of business contexts
  • Excellent knowledge of cabin products for the commercial aviation market
  • Distinct analytical and conceptual skills
  • High commitment, flexibility, self-initiative and creativity
  • Ability to structure and present complex issues
  • Willingness to take up national and international assignments

What we offer:

  • Flexible working hours, home-office options and 30 days of holiday
  • Company pension scheme and capital forming benefits
  • Local transport allowance and team events
  • Assistance for international relocation to Germany
  • …and you’ll be welcomed by great colleagues from all over the world

If you’re interested in this position in a new and exciting joint venture in the aviation world, please apply now. We are looking forward to your application!

Job Type: Full-time

About the Company

Company: AerQ GmbH –

Company Location:  Hamburg

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