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Technical Product Owner for Speech Cloud Platform (#HeyMercedes Voice Assistant) (all genders) - Berlin

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Your Mission

As a member of the Cloud Speech Team, you will enable speech assistant technologies in the in-vehicle infotainment. As a Product Owner in an Agile team, you will have end to end ownership of discovering, defining, launching and improving world-class delivery & experience for Mercedes customers worldwide. You will join a team focused on Cloud Platform and make sure to use modern tools, technologies, engineering practices and methodologies. You will collaborate on daily bases with different Mercedes Benz AG entities, bringing the next generation infotainment system to the market, In doing so, we design probably the most direct, emotional interface between our customers and the Mercedes-Benz brand.
Your Profile
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Communication Technology, or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of hands-on experience as Product Owner
  • Experience of working with multiple engineering teams, steering product direction from discovery to delivery with a strong customer focus
  • Maintain the product backlog, prioritizing and defining requirements while keeping a strong focus on security, reliability, stability and scalability of the cloud services
  • Lead the planning of team's sprint and definition of sprint goal(s)
  • Understanding of agile and classic development processes, tools, challenges and constraints (e.g. Data@Cloud, data protection)
  • Familiarity with Microservice, REST APIs, CI/CD and infrastructure/dev practices 
  • Familiarity of cloud technologies like Kubernetes, Azure/AWS/GCP
Nice to have: 
  • Familiarity with industry standard voice assistants such as Alexa or Google Assistant
  • Experience with in-vehicle infotainment systems
  • Experience with speech dialog systems
  • Familiarity with at least one programming language like GO/ JAVA/ Python

Personal skills: 
  • Proficiency in problem solving and troubleshooting issues
  • Excellent organizational, time management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Personal initiative, commitment, perseverance and resilience
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to deal with conflicts
  • Agile mindset with persistence and passion 
  • Fluent in English, German proficiency is a plus
Why us?
  • A chance to work on a new generation of Infotainment System, which will power millions of cars
  • An international, interdisciplinary innovation lab, which is part of the Mercedes-Benz
  • Agile working methods and open feedback culture 
  • A brand new modern and fully accessible office facing the Spree
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Transportation and health benefits, discounts on cars, free coffee and fruits and more

We look forward to receiving your complete application, including CV (in English) and relevant references with the following information: 
  • Job title and reference number 
  • Salary expectations 
  • Earliest start date 
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