Product Manager - Engineering Platform

Location: Bad Homburg, DE; Copenhagen - Headquarters, DK; London, GB

Position Summary

SimCorp is going through a significant investment in modernizing our engineering platform to scale to 100+ teams working on a cloud technology transformation for all our products. This journey involves lifting the portfolio of SimCorp Products to a new and modern tool stack for software engineering and building the foundation for automation and CI/CD pipelines for a smooth and fast delivery flow for the teams.

The Product Manager owns the consolidated roadmap of the engineering platform teams and leads a cross-organizational effort from, design, build, and deployment of the new and modernized engineering platform. The Product Manager works with 3 Product Owners and a System Architect and sets the direction for 6 DevOps teams to ensure the engineering platform can support 100+ teams working on delivering various products to achieve tangible customer outcomes and technology enablers for everything as a Service.

Key responsibilities

  • Owns the Engineering Platform product, used by all teams in SimCorp Product Development
  • Defines objectives for own area of responsibility in alignment with the Offer Line strategy
  • Is responsible for managing modernization of the engineering platform throughout the entire lifecycle from discovery, design, build, launch to sun-setting
  • Is responsible for leading cross-organizational discovery teams from Product, Architecture, Services and explore these ideas through discovery, design, build and successfully launch the best ones in collaboration with the teams in product development.
  • Is accountable for business case, cost of the engineering platform.
  • Part of a cross-functional leadership team in Engineering Platform covering product, processes, people, and technology.
  • Responsible for collaborating with Product Areas, Global Support and Global Managed Services to refine new Offers or Enhancements to ensure that the build teams in PD and Services can work effectively
  • Communicates Product Strategy and Roadmap both internally and externally including Release Demos

Profile

  • We are looking for a leader who has experience in the intersection between product management and platform development. This means that you bridge the gab between the two in the way that you
    • Master industry best practices for product management and managed service design and leverage this to drive innovation and adoption
    • Proficient in a range of facilitation techniques such as value chain mapping, user transaction flows and user story mapping, and applies them to identify users’ needs and value.
    • Stakeholder Management – creates visibility and communication across the organization
  • But also:
    • Created platforms which deliver desired outcomes and that software engineers love to use
    • Experience with software engineering platforms, cloud delivery models and scaling to support many teams.
    • Applies modern techniques such as outcome engineering, design thinking, build-measure-learn techniques, to create offers that clients will love to use
    • Uses a data and fact-based approach to validate market opportunities, ideas, customer insights and outcome realization

This year, we are celebrating the 50th birthday of SimCorp, and we are proud to be producing high quality software solutions for 50 years! Come and join us, to experience a global market leader company that values its people, and delights its customers.  We celebrate multiple points of view and together we’re building a culture where difference is valued. You will be part of a success story and a company that continues to grow, offering a lot of challenging and interesting opportunities.

Interested..
If you are interested, please send your CV and motivational letter in English through our system. In case you have questions, please approach Søren Lindegaard Grubov, Offer Line Manager SLGR@simcorp.com or Keeley Sian, Talent Acquisition Partner KBM@simcorp.com.

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