Innogy SE

Customer-centric Product Developer (m/f) - Essen

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Active since 21-04-2017 Job category IT - Software Development
Location Essen Level Professional
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 40 Salary An attractive remuneration pack...
Are you an expert in product development with a digital focus? Do you have hands-on mentality and are you passionate about customers? Look no further because we are looking for a:

Customer Centric Product Developer (m/f)

Design thinking - Smart products - Entrepreneurship – Digital

Join our international acceleration team
Be an active part of our newly launched digital transformation, where we want to push forward creating a customer centric product portfolio for a new growth area. To accelerate the development of product bundles (based on our core product (energy) combined and products such as SmartHome, IoT, Installation services) we are building an international acceleration team. Leave your footprint by pushing forward the product development with state-of-the-art methods. If you are dedicated to innovation topics while keeping the customer needs in focus, you are exactly who we are looking for to join this new team!

What will you be doing?
Your mission is to push forward development of product bundles at local operating companies with state-of-the-art methods, e.g. agile product management, lean start-up or design thinking. You will accomplishing this mission by:
  • facilitating design sprints to iteratively solve customer problems

    - sharing ideation capabilities,

    - design and develop appealing MVPs
    - implementing efficient fail-fast-approaches for customer testing/validation
  • co-developing a go-to-market approach for the identified product propositions
  • supporting the sales teams by translating the product propositions into tangible actions and identify 
potential incentive schemes
  • ensuring the rollout feasibility of the developed product proposition/ blueprint to other entities as well as 
the capability transfer to the local development teams at other entities

When are you a successful Customer Centric Product Developer?

As a person you stand out due to agile working styles, entrepreneurial spirit, passion for the customer and distinct networking skills. In order to successfully fulfil this position you:
  • have a BA/BS Degree or equivalent in relevant majors 

  • have significant experience in agile product development methods (incl. SCRUM) and customer 
centric product design (incl. lean start-up, design thinking, user testing & prototyping), ideally as 

  • ideally you have start-up or cross-industry experience in an innovation role 

  • provide a proven track record in developing and scaling business ideas 

  • managing projects professionally is your daily business 

  • Have experience in the energy business with retail focus 

  • fundamental understanding of digital marketing strategy and IT development 

  • speak English fluently and also have basic German skills 

  • Are available to travel 50% of your time 

Who are we?

Innogy SE is colorful, flexible, full of energy and creative ideas. 40.000 colleagues in renewables, grid and retail are creating a sustainable energy system for new generations to live in a world worth having. We are offering existing and potential customers innovative and sustainable products and services which enable them to use energy more efficiently and improve their quality of life.

What is in it for you?
In addition to being part of a passionate and top motivated, you profit from an attractive remuneration package including several appealing benefits like bonus payment, shares or discounts with different partners. We offer multiple attractive and adaptable ways of working like remote work and flexible hours to give you the best possible work experience fitting your needs. Beyond that we value your well-being and invest in your progression by offering a wide range of development opportunities you can actively make use of.

Are you the passionate Customer-centric Product Developer we are looking for?

Is this you and would you rather start today than tomorrow? We are happy to receive your application! You can send us your CV and motivational letter online via the 'Apply' button.

Agency calls are not appreciated.
More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category IT - Software Development
Industry / Industries Energy / utilities
Region North Rhine-Westphalia
Keywords Stellenangebot, Vacancy, Essen, Digital product developer.

Contact information

Name Agnes Kott
Phone +49 201 12 16750