Principal Product Manager (m/f/d)

Principal Product Manager (m/f/d)2021-11-05T13:14:31-04:00<p>&nbsp;</p> <table> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> is a global software consultancy with the aim of creating a positive impact on the world through our culture and technology excellence. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, shape ideas and deliver impact.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As consultants, we </span><a href=""><span style="font-weight: 400;">work with our clients</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to ensure we’re evolving their technology and delivering their business goals. You could influence the digital strategy of a retail giant, build a bold new mobile application for a bank or redesign platforms using event sourcing and intelligent data pipelines. You will apply the latest product, lean, agile and design thinking, create pragmatic solutions that solve mission-critical problems, and challenge yourself every day.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Our Principal Product Managers provide strategic leadership and guidance, and drive business impact and outcomes for our clients. They are trusted advisors to some of the most senior-level executives at our clients, supporting them in executing on a successful customer experience or Portfolio strategy.</span></p> <p><strong>You’ll spend time on the following:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Shape, define, and communicate short and long-term customer experience, portfolio and product strategies with far reaching impacts.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead product teams in delivering undeniable, measurable value for our clients across a portfolio of products.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop a deep understanding of the client’s business model, competitive landscape and customer/user segments, and use these to inform business and product strategy.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Frame and run rapid experiments to test new business ideas.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Cultivate meaningful relationships with client stakeholders, bridging technical and business worlds, developing a deep understanding of their strategy, structure and overall business model.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Advise clients on structuring their product organisation to make it value-driven and customer/user centric. Introduce best practices in research, experimentation, value delivery and measurement.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Track industry trends and the competitive landscape, undertake generative and formative research, perform data analysis, and generate insights.</span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span></em></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Contribute to the growth and impact of our evolving business by taking an active part in recruiting, community building, mentorship, identifying and driving best practices and market trends. </span></li> </ul> <p><strong>Here’s what we’re looking for:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a track record of delivering successful products to market across multiple industries and domains.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You can work at both the portfolio and product level — defining and executing a portfolio strategy, and shaping a product vision and translating it into a roadmap.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You lead with customer experience, putting customers/users and their needs at the heart of product development.&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You can define, and successfully execute a customer experience strategy across multiple products and channels.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You enjoy collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to determine the best product-market fit and define a product roadmap.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You naturally create an effective collaboration between Thoughtworks and client teams, by encouraging open communication and advocating for shared outcomes.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You evangelize product thinking, leveraging your extensive expertise to advise stakeholders, coach product teams, introduce best practices, identify roadblocks and generate solutions for resolving them quickly.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You have a bias for action and can break down complex problems into tangible steps.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You love facilitating workshops with stakeholders.&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You’re able to clearly define a value proposition and seamlessly articulate it, generating support and buy-in from all relevant stakeholders.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are comfortable with travel, which could be up to 4 days per week.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Business level English &amp; German to B2 or above.</span></li> </ul> <p><strong>And this is what you can expect:&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks offers centrally located office spaces which enable agile and productive collaboration with a startup flair.&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will receive a public transportation card, a personal development budget, training leave, a company pension scheme as well as an accident and business travel insurance.&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">To do a great job, we provide you with a high-end Macbook Pro and libraries in our offices.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Fruits, snacks and beverages are offered, next to a company lunch and learn session on each Friday. We also enjoy spending time together by playing ping-pong or doing other fun activities in the office.&nbsp;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Besides our famous Christmas Party, you can join us for a summer party, regular Office get togethers, local office days, AwayDay and other social events.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">We are a global community of technologists and like to share our knowledge - not only within the company. Thoughtworks supports you in writing articles, doing meetups or speaking on conferences - if you like.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>"Free to make your mark. Free to be yourself."</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You are always welcome here. Inclusivity is in our DNA. Far above any tech skills, we value respect, empathy, and open-mindedness. We have zero tolerance for intolerance.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>What are you waiting for?</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">So, you can see yourself at ThoughtWorks? Then tell us who you are and let us know why you want to join by sending us your LinkedIn/XING profile or CV today!</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>For more information about our offices, check our location pages:</strong></p> <div> <div> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div> <div> <div><span style="font-weight: 600;"><a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" width="181" height="95"></a></span><a href="" target="_blank">&nbsp;<img src="" width="181" height="95"></a>&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" width="180" height="95"></a><span style="font-weight: 600;">&nbsp;</span></div> <div><a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" width="181" height="95"></a><span style="font-weight: 600;"> <a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" width="181" height="95"></a></span></div> </div> </div> </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <div class="flag-ref--hide">&nbsp;</div>ThoughtworksStuttgartGermany