Product Owner (m/f/d) for a safety-enabled Linux environment

  • Erlangen
  • München
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About us

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit  is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You coach the product managers, customers and business owners, and other stakeholders in understanding and practicing agility as well as in the development of an agile mindset.
  • You develop a technological vision and strategy for your associated agile teams together with the technology experts within your team.
  • You are accepting stories as done including validation of the stories meeting acceptance criteria.
  • You evaluate and control product quality to ensure continuous technical improvement and reduction of technical debt.
  • You negotiate, select and match the customer’s expectations towards results of the team.
  • You are accountable for the technical integrity by accepting completed backlog items.
  • It is part of your responsibilities to report progress and quality deviations to the product manager.
  • You are a member of the Agile Team, responsible for prioritizing the Team Backlog while maintaining the conceptual and technical integrity of the Features or components for the team.
  • As a Product Owner (m/f/d) you are responsible for meeting the customer expectations with respect to quality.
  • You are responsible, that the team is doing the right things and that the team understood how to do it, by translating the customer expectations to the team and breaking these down.

Your profile

  • You have an academic degree in Computer Sciences, Electronics, Telecommunications or similar.
  • You are a well-structured person that has a good technical understanding.
  • You are well-versed in communication skills and are good at storytelling.
  • You have a strong background in functional safety (e.g. IEC 61508, ISO 26262)
  • You have hands-on experience configuring/ working with embedded linux.
  • You have excellent project management capabilities.
  • You have conflict resolution and mediation skills.
  • You have intercultural competencies.
  • You have industry knowledge and experience and knowledge in the competitive landscape.

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team.
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models like part-time work.
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code.
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more.
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits.
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses (e.g. unlimited access to the e-learning platforms Udemy and GoodHabitz).

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at
Applications from disabled people are welcome.

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.
  • Fabian Keßler
  • Recruiter
  • +49913177016891