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BASF Senior Product Owner (m/f/d) in Münster, Germany

Job Field : Marketing

Location : Münster,DEU

Company : BASF Coatings GmbH

Job ID : EN59034291ONLE1

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Therefore please submit only copies and no originals.

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Gesa Schrader, Tel.:+49 30 2005-5781

Learn more about BASF Coatings GmbH at

In the Coatings Division, we are focused on the development, production and marketing of a variety of coating solutions - from applied surface technologies to automotive paints. Working in global teams, we promote innovation, design and new applications in order to meet our partners' needs. The 'Innovation Beyond Paint' program rounds off our portfolio. It is aimed at the development of new markets and business models.

What you can expect

Our Sustragil team is a young internal software startup that supports the chemical industry to become future-proof. Our team does pioneering work, combining the necessary technical expertise and dynamism. Our software digitizes product safety processes, enabling the development of safe and sustainable products in the long run.

  • As a Senior Product Owner, you will act as the point of contact for all questions relating to the technical product.

  • Based on interdisciplinary agreements with the Sales and Business Development, you will define as well as align the product requirements and roadmap.

  • You will create defined user stories and EPICS in direct coordination with content experts from Product Safety as well as work closely with the development team.

  • You will create clear requirement documents for the product, both written and visual, and build a knowledge base for internal as well as external communication purposes.

  • Last but not least, you will also prioritize and manage the product backlog.

What we expect

  • at least three years of experience in software startups or agile enterprise environments

  • strong ability to derive a concrete prioritized approach from complex issues and an eye for details

  • experience with the entire software development lifecycle and agile, customer-centric development methodology (SCRUM)

  • good knowledge of software architectures based on microservices in the cloud and tech stack (LoadBalancer, CDN, API gateway, Spring, Docker, React, PostgreSQL, Jenkins, Terraform)

  • experience in leading international remote and/or nearshore teams

We offer

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one

  • Your contribution to a sustainable future because sustainability lies at the heart of everything we do and is a driver of growth