Product Owner Geospatial data products

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Product Owner 

As a Product Owner for Geospatial Data Products, you are working on a product that is constantly evolving.

Full-time · Bremen

Our technology

We are combining underwater hyperspectral imaging and AI-based automated data processing to map the seafloor quicker, more efficiently and in greater detail. By ground-truthing aerial and satellite imagery, we help to unlock blue nature-based solutions around the globe and contribute to revealing the seafloor’s true economic and ecological value.

Our team

Over the past couple of years, our engineering team has steadily grown to 10+ people. Since we do both hardware and software, we have a wide range of specialities for a relatively small team ranging from mechanical design to electronics and software.

Your responsibilities

As our geospatial product owner you will be responsible for defining and prioritizing the data sets our customers need, using your extensive experience from the geospatial industry & work as a product owner. You will work closely with our commercial team and provide direct input for our engineering teams. Your main task will be to fuse research insights, business goals and technical requirements into a data product roadmap for existing and future data products.

What you'll be doing

  • Interacting with customers early on and provide key insights to our commercial team from your experience in the geospatial industry.

  • Specifying our data products and their roadmap considering the value for our users and our business goals.

  • Representing our customers internally towards Engineering and the rest of the company

  • Being responsible for the prioritization of development of the data products in line with the roadmap. All based on essential stakeholder information you own.

  • Writing user stories based on user research insights & breaking them down to feed into the engineering teams.

What we hope you bring

  • 5+ years of experience working as product owner or product manager within the geospatial industry

  • Ability to lead through and create progress when things aren’t clear or profoundly change within a short amount of time.

  • A solid toolkit and methods that help you along the path from problem to a solution delivered and adopted (prioritization, slicing and aligning scope, planning and estimation etc.)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

    Identifying with planblue's mission and having an affinity for the ocean.

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience in working on complex, B2B-oriented geospatial products for a niche audience.
  • Experience in working in a startup environment.

What we offer

  • A salary between € 47k and € 60k

  • 28 days of annual leave

  • A contract of 2 years with the intention of extention
  • A bright office next to a park with free organic coffee, drinks & fruits

  • Free diving courses! 🤿

  • Access to multiple fitness, yoga and other sports studios (Hansefit)

  • Play a pivotal role in building our mission-driven company from the ground up

  • Be part of an international & entrepreneurial group of people who emphasize diversity & collaboration 

  • Opportunity to learn & grow your skills and network through (personal) coaching and by attending workshops, conferences, international research projects.

  • Good balance between work & private life with flexible working and home office hours

Are you excited?

We totally understand that, so are we! By joining us you can play an active role in changing the way the world views the ocean. Enthusiastic by the idea that your work will directly impact our products? Then we’d love to hear from you!

→ Research shows that while men apply to jobs if they meet ~60% of criteria, women and those in traditionally underrepresented groups tend to apply only if they check all the boxes. So, if you think you have what it takes but don't meet every single point above, please still get in touch. We'd love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit. 

→ We value the diversity of our colleagues. People with disabilities are currently underrepresented in our company. We want to change that. For this reason, we are part of the Inklupreneur project and strongly encourage people living with disabilities to apply. We have the facilities and flexibility. We will support you in the working environment.