Product Owner (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 blog to find out what our Expert Team has to say.

As team member of our Product Team, you will

  • Shape and define the future of digital financial products
  • Own the product development process end-to-end and coordinate all relevant stakeholders, especially our inhouse engineering teams
  • Define engaging functionalities and processes for our web and mobile (iOS and Android) platforms that our users will love
  • Work closely with our designers to create outstanding UI and UX
  • Develop a deep level of user empathy through customer data (e.g.Google Analytics), competitive analysis, user research and user feedback
  • Coordinate resources, create timelines and manage dependencies across teams to ensure best delivery

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 team member of our Product Team, you need

  • Passion for digital products

  • 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 great understanding of and focus on customer problems and needs

  • A hands-on mentality: from idea to UX-prototype to user story and design, you can handle it

  • Curiosity about the technology landscape for mobile and web solutions

  • Experience with common agile working tools like Jira, Confluence, Balsamiq, Sketch, InVision and similar applications

  • Excellent English communication skills (German is advantageous but not necessary)