MBition, Mercedes Benz is bringing the automotive industry into the future. How?
We are building a new generation of infotainment platform that is reusable and hardware agnostic, as well as its implementation into our actual car lines.
We are building the very interface that future drivers will engage with when they sit in their car, plan their journey or choose what music to listen to.
We would like to extend our current team with enthusiastic, friendly and driven individuals to help build this state of the art software that pushes our innovation further.
We are doing this in Berlin, the Silicon Valley of Europe, as a 100% subsidiary of Daimler that has been perfecting the art of moving people, products and services from point A to point B, for more than 120 years.
With an international team of 200 Employees, we are looking to integrate people who value quality, creativity and teamwork as much as we do.
Together we create passionate technology on exciting topics that include : navigation, infotainment systems, location-based services, user experience and user interaction.
And we need YOU to help us, in shaping the future!
Short description of the department : Our Product department guides each step of the products lifecycle from the idea to production.
Our products are used by customers throughout the world on their infotainment systems, as smartphone apps or in the Mercedes customer portal.
Lead definition of features for the Product Backlog
Support teams in understanding the features being defined in the Product Backlog
Make sure the high level plan is aligned with customer needs and accepted by customer representatives
Lead identification of dependencies between features and maintain a visualization of system’s anatomy
Ensure profitability, Return of Investment (ROI) for the feature set being part of the Product Backlog
Define and maintain mapping between features and feature teams
Lead milestone planning workshops with customers on a need basis
Lead the communication of milestone planning aspects, milestone goals and feature scope to team members
Support our Product Owners for each development team in discussions with the customer about requirements compliance, user stories and acceptance tests
Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Communication Technology or a comparable qualification
Understanding of Scaled Scrum frameworks
Understanding of QA and test processes
Understanding of agile and classic development processes and tools Challenges and constraints within automotive domain and processes (e.
g. Automotive Spice, ASIL, data protection) or another industry
Orientation and communication within larger organizations
Experience in leading automotive projects
At least one complete project life cycle (including operations)
Good understanding of end customer needs
High degree of flexibility, willingness to travel
Well-developed communication and team work skills, even through tough situations
Fluent in English, German proficiency is a plus
Ideally, you also have
Feature domain expertise knowledge such as embedded automotive functions, Connectivity, vehicle infotainment, navigation, artificial intelligence, etc.
Software architecture know how
Know How in at least one programming language, e.g. C / C++, Python, Java, ...
What we offer
A chance to work on a new generation of Infotainment Systems, which will power millions of cars
An international, interdisciplinary innovation lab, which is part of the Daimler AG
Agile working methods and open feedback culture
A brand new and modern open office
Flexible working hours
Transportation and health benefits, discounts on cars, free coffee and fruits and more
We look forward to receiving your complete application, including CV (in English or German) and relevant references with the following information :
Job title and reference number
Earliest start date
The activity is full time. We particularly welcome online applications from candidates with disabilities or similar impairments.