starfish – awesome teams drive the digital revolution

We are a consulting and engineering company with our headquarters in Ulm. We provide professional services in strategy, software engineering, and technology. Domain-specific products accompany our services. From concept to production, we turn visions into rock-solid, scalable, and adaptable software solutions. Complementary services ensure that all projects run like clockwork.

The passion for great solutions meets great teamwork: We believe that teamwork, knowledge sharing and a real passion for great products are achieved by building on the shoulders of giants – diverse teams of experienced engineers, designers, and consultants from all over the world.

We are growing and looking for a

Product Engineer (m/f/d)

who helps us to develop our projects from a product perspective and is thus key to deliver project success.

Your daily business:

  • You drive our products in the right direction:
    • Build, negotiate, and maintain product roadmaps
    • Convert high-level feature proposals and customer problems into workable increments on product level
    • Find the balance between new features, improvements, and fixes to ensure a sustainable velocity and a top-notch product
    • Write well-structured documentation
    • Consider financial aspects and the business value
  • You contribute to starfish’s product engineering vision:
    • Be part of x-project alignment and integration
    • Drive innovation in your product area
    • Communicate and evangelise your product vision within the starfish organisation
  • You manage the product life cycle from cradle to grave:
    • Integrate with the engineering teams along the full engineering life cycle
    • Contribute to product documentation, demos, and marketing material
    • Give feedback and synchronise with other involved roles to make sure everybody is synchronised around the product
  • You collaborate with stakeholders and build bridges:
    • Be in close synchronisation with customers, other consumers of the product, and the starfish management
    • Keep everybody synchronised and informed
    • Ensure effective communication and explain technical matters

Your expertise and skills:

  • You have 3+ years of experience in product management, in the finance, banking, or insurance industry.
  • Due to your engineering background, you are familiar with software engineering projects and able to find your way around in technical documentations/details and read code (ideally Java/Kotlin). Ideally, you have previous experience in the design of API products.
  • In contrast to product managers, we expect a sufficiently deep technology acumen.
  • Your way of working is well-structured, with in-depth quality awareness, a steady focus on the big bicture and a liking for documentation.
  • You have outstanding oral and written communication skills as well as strong analytical skills and experience in understanding new concepts quickly.
  • You are team-oriented and proactive, have a hands-on mentality and proficiency in English.

Why starfish?

  • Our values: personal responsibility, flexibility and trust
  • Our team: international, diverse and with flat hierarchies
  • Our projects: inspiring, innovative and growth-oriented
  • 100% remote: work where you feel most productive and happy
  • Other benefits: permanent full-time employment contract, attractive compensation, modern IT equipment, regular social events, team coaching

Interested in working with us?

We look forward to receiving your application via e-mail: jobs@starfish.team

Starfish GmbH & Co. KG | Marktplatz 8 | 89073 Ulm