Technology & Innovation Manager (m/f/x)

Location: Aachen, Germany, Düsseldorf, Germany
Business Unit: Information Security

Your tasks

  • Act as ambassador for cutting-edge technologies and innovation opportunities that are still too new for the Product Lifecycle Process (PLC)
  • Develop new business opportunities, define concepts and ways to test out innovative technologies, e.g. by implementing minimal viable products with customers and partners
  • Ability to use existing building blocks creatively and efficiently (Open Source, Cloud Provider functionality, low code, etc.) and to combine them into solutions as PoCs or MVPs
  • Co-responsible to identify new target profit pools and develop technological vision and drive
  • Collect information, prepare concepts, and drive the implementation of proof of concepts (POC) or minimal viable product (MVP), ideally together with Utimaco customers or partners for such novel topics
  • Measure POC/ MVP results and bring to decision if Utimaco continues with the topic
  • For POCs that show promising measurable results: Prepare the topic to the point that it can be handed over to product management to follow the PLC
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies and software development best practices

Your profile

Professional experience in technical leadership and technology development processes

  • Passion for innovation and new perspectives from diverse technology backgrounds and areas
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both German and English
  • Attitude, customer centric mindset, true team player mentality
  • Proven ability to develop new business, with track record of exceeding individual/team quotas
  • Enthusiastic, energetic, personable, maintain a positive attitude in all circumstances
  • Your ability to think creatively, a high level of commitment and self-motivated is extremely pronounced
  • Strong problem solving and conflict resolution skills, capable of reducing complexity and delivering results

We offer

  • An open and friendly corporate culture characterized by a constructive and cooperative environment
  • Many learning opportunities to deepen your skillset and to support your professional growth
  • Personal coverage by a travel health insurance, a private accident insurance and a company pension plan
  • Access to specific education programs for professional and personal growth
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work mobile, independent time management
  • Challenging tasks and close cooperation with a competent team
  • A dynamic company where teamwork and relationship management are very important

Do you feel addressed?

Then we look forward to receiving a meaningful application stating the earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.
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