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Product Owner Controls Gas Heated Appliances

Are you an experienced Product Owner who is comfortable by taking the responsibility for new developments and maintenance of controls solutions part of products which are in production? Then start bringing a zero-carbon world closer every day by joining us as our Product Owner Hardware!

 

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Are you an experienced Product Owner who is comfortable by taking the responsibility for new developments and maintenance of controls solutions part of products which are in production? Can you manage the product and sprint backlogs for the Controls Gas Heated Appliances? And do you get energized working in close calibration with architects, senior engineers and product management specifications (defining the what and why) as input for the product backlog? Then you might be interested in joining BDR Thermea Group as our Product Owner Controls Gas Heated Appliances and start contributing towards bringing a zero-carbon world closer every day!

This is what we see as your role

The business development unit Digital and Controls is responsible for the development of advanced
controls and system management solutions for the BDR climate products including heat pumps, gas
heated and electrical boilers, solar solutions, and cooling solutions. In modern climate solutions
control systems, digitalization, connectivity, IoT and data are a crucial element to achieve ambitious
objectives in developing customer focused comfort climate solutions which also reduce energy
consumption and carbon footprint.

For the team that develops and maintains the BDR Controls functions for Gas Heated appliances we
are searching for an experienced product owner who has several years of relevant working experience in a comparable role. You will be working with 1 to 2 teams each of circa 5 to 9 members, all with embedded systems, software controls or electronics background. These teams are working from Apeldoorn (NL) and Mertzwiller (France). You will be also working closely with product managers and product owners of related development teams working on the BDR Controls and Digital solutions. Your mission will be to create with these teams a reliable future proof control platform for the BDR gas heated Appliances.

Along with the primary responsibility you will also be successful in the following:

  • Define with product management, architects and the team a vision on controls for gas heated appliances
  • Managing together with product manager and product owners all related teams the product roadmap and product backlog for all BDR digital and controls related topics
  • Managing the product and sprint backlogs for the Controls Gas Heated Appliances
  • Prioritization, alignment with different teams, stakeholders and suppliers
  • Write in close calibration with architects, senior engineers and product management specifications (defining the what and why) as input for the product backlog
  • Responsible for new developments and maintenance of controls solutions part of products which are in production.
  • Progress reporting and issue tracking using Scrum events (bi-weekly review/backlog) and Obeya (roadmap and alignment with other teams/stakeholders)
  • Work together with leadership in defining needed resources and skills for the team

Your knowledge, skills, experience and character include

  • You hold a bachelor’s degree
  • You have knowledge and experience of embedded systems development, heating appliances or climate systems
  • Controls engineering or Electronics
  • Test Driven Development
  • SCRUM Methods, backlog management, Kanban.
  • Some experience with Roadmap planning using Obeya
  • A leader who embark people and challenge others
  • Customer focused and product oriented with a global mindset.
  • Good communication and presentation skills in English
  • Anticipate, proactive, promote ideas and team oriented

What’s it like to work at BDR Thermea Group?

You will work in a motivated, technical organization with a high level of ambition. You’ll receive an attractive remuneration package, flexible working hours, and many opportunities to remain up-to-date with the latest sector developments through training and courses.

In addition to this, we also offer you:
✔    An international career in a challenging environment
✔    Passionate and professional colleagues who love what they do
✔    Working closely along our Strategic Initiatives contributing towards the energy transition
✔    Being part of BDR Thermea Group and contributing to this

Are you ready to dedicate your career to winning the energy transition? Apply by clicking the button below and submitting your CV and motivation. 

About BDR Thermea Group

We are a leading manufacturer and distributor of sustainable climate and sanitary hot water solutions and services around the world. We provide smart thermal comfort solutions for residential and commercial buildings with near-zero carbon footprint. With over 6,700 employees across Europe, North America, Turkey, Russia and China and annual sales close to €1.8 billion, we operate in over 102 countries worldwide. We own and sell many of the leading brands for heating products, including Baxi, De Dietrich, Remeha and Chappee.