Product Owner Agent Tool (m/f/x)

Job description

Founded in 2014, Scalable Capital is a financial technology startup with offices in Munich and London. Our aim is to transform the traditional wealth management industry, making first class investment services available to everyone. Our management team combines deep capital markets experience and e-commerce know-how with decades of academic research into financial markets. Our company has repeatedly been mentioned in the German & UK Press as one of the most promising fintech startups. We've also won an award as "Best German Robo-Advisor 2016" and according to Financial News our smartphone app is one of the "must haves of the fintech age".

Visit our finance or engineering blog to find out what our Expert Team has to say. 

As Product Owner Agent Tool, you will

  • Shape and define the future of our Agent Tool, which is used by Scalable Capital employees and advisors of our partner banks alike
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders, especially from the teams Client Service, Operations and Capital Markets to define new features and priorities
  • Help to increase the team efficiencies by optimising and automating manual processes and measuring the impact
  • Deliver custom features for partner banks while maintaining the development of the overall Agent Tool platform
  • Manage day-to-day implementation in the Agent Tool squad with your frontend and backend engineering colleagues in an agile development process
  • Coordinate cross-squad dependencies with other Product Owners

What we offer

  • Be part of one of the fastest-growing and most visible Fintech startups in Europe, creating an innovative service that has a substantial impact on the lives of our customers

  • Work with an international and growing team with past careers at large (financial) institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Google, Westwing or BlackRock

  • Enjoy an office in a great location in the middle of Munich, one of Germany’s most attractive cities

  • Learn and grow by joining our in-house knowledge sharing sessions and your individual Education Package

  • Enjoy numerous startup perks

  • Work productively with the latest hardware and tools

  • Benefit from an attractive compensation package

  • Learn about the german culture and join our free german language courses


As Product Owner Agent Tool, you need

  • Good understanding of and experience with the specific requirements that an expert product like our Agent Tool brings
  • Experience in agile product development (experience in the financial sector is advantageous, but not necessary)
  • Strong analytical thinking, leveraging both quantitative and qualitative data to drive decisions
  • Excellent communication skills that are clear, concise, and targeted towards your audience - software engineer, stakeholder or executive
  • A hands-on mentality: from idea to UX-prototype to user story and design, you can handle it
  • Experience with common agile working tools like Jira, Confluence, Balsamiq, Sketch, InVision and similar applications
  • Basic tech skills to understand for example database queries (SQL), a microservice architecture (via APIs or message queues) or cloud based CI/CD setups
  • Excellent English communication skills (German is advantageous but not necessary)