Associate Director* IT Tech Stack Factory Product Owner Strategy

  • Mainz
  • Senior, very experienced
  • Manager First Level
  • IT
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Become a member of the BioNTech Family!

As a part of our team of more than 4.000 pioneers, you will play a key role in developing solutions for some of the most crucial scientific challenges of our age. Within less than a year, we were able to develop our COVID-19 mRNA vaccine following the highest scientific and ethical standards – writing medical history.
We aim to reduce the suffering of people with life-changing therapies by harnessing the potential of the immune system to develop novel therapies against cancer and infectious diseases. While doing so, we are guided by our three company values: united, innovative, passionate. Get in touch with us if you are looking to be a part of creating hope for a healthy future in many people's lives.

Associate Director* IT Tech Stack Factory Product Owner Strategy

At BioNTech, you build a product owner organisation that can successfully implement, run and maintain good products on our one-stop-shop data value creation platform. This includes the process definition for introducing new use cases and value calculation of those as well as prioritization and streamlining of use cases. Besides this the role will actively support end empower product teams to efficiently deliver results. Your main responsibilities are:
  • Definition of a use case framework ensuring value creation, cost efficiency and feasibility as well as a prioritization matrix and security related aspects
  • Outline of expectations for use case and product owners and ensuring a proper transition from use case realization to product operations
  • Management of processes for use case teams ensuring efficient and transparent development and implementation of data analytic use cases as well as ensuring quality standards are met
  • Definition of empowerment measures for product teams to allow agile and flexible product teams while making sure that guardrails are adhered to
  • Continuous involvement in the elaboration and definition of the strategy for the enterprise data platform

What you have to offer.

  • Successful degree in computer science, economics, or relevant experience through another degree/ work experience
  • Experience in Agile Development, with specific Product Owner (or similar) experience preferred, should be confident in managing and prioritizing the product backlog
  • Proven knowledge of relevant domains, products, and customer/user journeys
  • Deep understanding of industry trends, user demands and pain points to be able to create a high value product vision
  • Experience in developing a product owner strategy
  • Strong communication skills with ability to communicate complex messages to diverse stakeholders and trade-offs and tell a compelling story
  • Credibility and leadership qualities to take fast and difficult product decisions
  • Ability to persuade and lead a team of diverse skillsets
  • Experimental mindset to drive innovation

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 8388 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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