Product Owner Data Science, AI and NLP (m/f/d) - remotely within Germany

  • WPS Management GmbH
  • Remote (Germany)
  • 17/05/2024
Full time Data Science Artificial Intelligence Software Engineering Data Warehouse

Job Description


WPS Management GmbH is an owner-managed company with over 20 years of experience in the purchasing market and a pioneer in the field of e-procurement. With our groundbreaking products, we develop and implement solutions to cover all requirements in the source-to-pay area, making us one of the international market leaders. In our team of 135 employees, you can take on responsibility early on and contribute your own creative ideas. You benefit from experienced, helpful colleagues, continuous training, authentic corporate communication and flexible working hours.
Let's shape our future together!


  • As a Product Owner Data Science, AI and NLP (m/f/d), you are significantly involved in developing the right features from the areas of AI and NLP in our platform in order to generate the best possible customer benefit and the most insights.
  • You are responsible for the conception, planning and implementation of data-driven business cases within our portfolio.
  • Together with our CPO, you will develop a clear product vision and strategy that reflects the requirements of the relevant stakeholders.
  • You integrate new AI and NLP-based solutions into our portfolio and optimize existing algorithms.
  • You collect, prioritize and manage customer and market requirements to ensure that development goals are all achieved.
  • Based on these requirements, you create detailed product roadmaps that take into account both market requirements and technological trends.
  • You act as an intermediary between your development team and the relevant stakeholders to ensure smooth collaboration, communication and efficient development.


  • You have proven experience as a Product Owner (PO) or experience in similar roles in agile software development and have a fundamental understanding of software development and technologies.
  • You have hands-on experience with machine learning, especially in the area of ​​NLP, and with Python and can therefore empathize very well with the tasks of your team.
  • You are familiar with the current trends and technologies in the areas of data science/machine learning/generative AI and can use your visionary skills to implement these into new products, modules and features of our platform.
  • Existing domain knowledge in the area of ​​e-commerce/e-procurement and experience with catalog and product data are very advantageous.
  • Your strong analytical skills will help you assess market trends, customer needs and the competitive landscape.
  • Working with interdisciplinary and cross-functional teams is nothing new to you, and you have the ability to positively influence team dynamics.
  • Tools like Jira, Confluence and the Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) are a given for you.
  • Your creativity and strategic thinking make you a master at solving challenges.
  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills in English and German.


  • Security: We offer you permanent contracts in a growing company and a competitive salary.
  • Flexibility: You benefit from flexible working hours, trust-based working hours and different working time models as well as remote work.
  • Free time: You get 30 days vacation and have the opportunity to work.
  • Tech: With us you work with the most modern technologies and tools and have a lot of freedom when choosing your personal IT equipment.
  • Working atmosphere: Thanks to cross-functional teamwork, you can fully contribute your opinion and benefit from short decision-making processes and appreciative cooperation.
  • Culture: A smart and friendly working environment with flat structures as well as regular team events and company celebrations awaits you.
  • Talent promotion: We support your development through structured onboarding and mentoring as well as regular feedback formats for personal and professional development.



Then apply now and become part of our team.
If you have any questions or need further information, please feel free to contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application and getting to know you!

Type of position: full-time, part-time

Working hours:

  • Monday to Friday

Place of work: home office