Product owner (m/f)

Published On: June 5, 2023


Our client, a global leader in space manufacturing with a rich history of delivering high-tech solutions for a variety of industries, is looking for a Product Owner. As part of a group of thousands of employees around the world, our client acts as a center of excellence to develop innovative numerical solutions to the group. You will join a diverse team of talented individuals shaping the future of telecommunications, navigation, Earth Observation, exploration, and more.


As the Product Owner for an impactful software project in the Earth Observation domain, your role will be crucial in bridging the gap between customers, end-users, and the development team. You will be responsible for defining and maintaining the product vision, collaborating closely with the Tech Lead to ensure the delivery of exceptional, visually appealing software solutions.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging with both internal stakeholders (such as business lines) and external parties (such as agencies and commercial clients) to thoroughly understand their requirements and use cases.
  • Crafting user stories and diligently managing the development backlog to ensure clear prioritisation and efficient workflow.
  • Leading sprint and Release/PI planning, guiding the team towards successful and timely project completion.
  • Creating and adapting the project roadmap in line with evolving needs and market dynamics.
  • Implementing and fostering Agile best practices within the team, while also ensuring compliance with internal and external reporting requirements.
  • Facilitating a shared understanding of business drivers and technical solutions among all parties involved.
  • Making valuable contributions to the company’s growth, fostering a culture of learning, and actively participating in continuous improvement initiatives.

By excelling in this role, you will play a pivotal part in delivering software solutions that captivate users, meet customer expectations, and drive success in the Earth Observation domain.




We are seeking a candidate who holds an Engineering or Master’s Degree in computer science or a related technical field. The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience as a product owner or product manager.
  • Strong engineering background in software or digital domains.
  • Knowledge of the Space industry or Geo Information Systems (GIS) would be highly advantageous.
  • Excellent communication skills with a collaborative mindset, prioritizing teamwork.
  • Demonstrated experience working in an environment that utilizes Scrum or other Agile methodologies.
  • PSPO (Professional Scrum Product Owner) certification at least at level 1. Level 2 or 3 certification is considered a significant advantage.
  • Project management experience is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in verbal and written English at an advanced level is essential, while proficiency in French is welcomed.

If you possess these qualifications, you will be well-equipped to contribute to the team in order to develop innovative software solutions in the Earth Observation domain.

For more information, please contact Amandine CHUARD on the phone at +352 26 29 45 27.

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