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Product Owner - HRS Core Services (m/f/d)

City:  Cologne
Job area:  Product & IT
Job field:  Product & IT
Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior level

At HRS “We love to make it happen”: We are the global market leader when it comes to tech- and data driven business travel solutions. Our enterprise business offers end-to-end hotel management solutions to more than 7,000 corporate businesses globally to simplify their business travel. State of the art service solutions like strategic consulting & hotel procurement, travel payment and expense solutions or efficient tools to manage corporate meetings and group booking facilitate the travel processes and guarantee savings along the value chain. Today we work globally with the Fortune 500, such as Google, China Mobile, Amazon, Siemens, Hitachi, Alibaba, Volkswagen, WorldBank.

We are looking for a Cologne based Product Owner – HRS Core Services (m/f/d) to join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out products that deliver the company's vision and strategy.


Your challenges

  • Define and implement the development roadmap for our corporate booking portal and core services according to the company’s vision and strategy
  • Align with international stakeholders from various departments on business requirements
  • Consult with Product Management, IT Development, partners and internal business stakeholders to prioritize development opportunities 
  • Be the customers advocate by engaging with customer groups and understand their behavior based on detailed and continuous analysis of tracking data
  • Develop user stories and lead gathering of technical details and effort estimation in backlog refinements and other Scrum ceremonies
  • Deliver value-creating, customer-centric features making use of the entire HRS technology infrastructure

Your commitment

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Administration or equivalent practical experience
  • At best several years of B2B product development experience
  • Several years of professional experience in Product Ownership or Product Management
  • Proven ability of delivering value-creating products
  • Sound knowledge of digital customer journeys and a/b testing
  • Very good knowledge about agile methodologies
  • High degree of operational excellence including communication skills as well as structured and analytical thinking 
  • Fluency in English and German, both spoken and written
  • Willingness to travel to our Warsaw development center every other week for 2-3 days



Your rewards

At HRS we feel globally united and mutually responsible, a belief that is rooted in our company history and values: Thinking and acting like an entrepreneur, with everyone across the whole company being given the opportunity to take full ownership to deliver on our shared vision every single day.

You will work in a modern working environment with flexible working hours and the option to work from home. Our training and further education offer give you plenty of room for your personal growth and individual development.


The small print – want to know more?
Our global company is located in more than 35 locations in all continents and we inspire more than 1.500 employees every day. To fuel our international growth we are always looking for passionate experts who have a strong team-spirit and will take on the challenge to pioneer the international B2B travel Industry.

Interested? Have a look at all of our company benefits.
Let´s make it happen – become part of the HRS Group Team.

Find out more about the HRS Group brands and its segments:
HRS Smarttrip              DS Destination Solution                   HRS Group                      HRS Global Hotel Solution

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