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Country:  Finland

Hyvinkää, ES, FI

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Employment type:  Undefined term
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Product Owner, Digital Experience Platform(DXP)



Country: Finland (FI) 
Location: Hyvinkää

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.



Konecranes’ vision is to know in real time how millions of lifting devices and machine tools perform and to use this knowledge around the clock to make our customers’ operations safer and more productive. Do you want to be one of those who transform this vision into actions and stand in the core of Lifting Businesses and digitalization? Then apply to join our Digital Experience Platform (DXP) Team as a Product Owner.


DXP is part of larger Digital Platform Development unit, responsible for the development and delivery of Konecranes Industrial Internet Platform as well as Digital solutions that serve both our customers and business processes. Konecranes Industrial Internet connects, gathers, analyses and presents data from Konecranes equipment and from the Global Field Service IT-system. Our Digital solutions include a myriad of web and mobile applications all build on latest technologies and addresses the keys needs of our customers and businesses. As our Product Owner you will be leading one of the DXP Feature Teams focused on mobile applications (IOS and Android) development but not limited to it. In this role you will act as a liaison between business needs and feature team developers. You will be responsible for delivering digital solutions for our business stakeholders across our business areas. During Service design and concepting, you are expected to run the process working closely with business, understanding the business objectives, customer needs and translating those into a solution using design thinking methodologies.


You will work in a multi-project, multicultural environment and co-operate closely with architects, designers and developers as well as product owners from other feature teams. Your role is to be the technical owner of the concept and the solution. During development process you will make decisions regarding the priority of backlog items, you will provide support needed for refining the backlog and facilitate the technical solution and UX design. Together with the business stakeholders you will provide the vision for the product/feature, clarify the items and participate in sprint planning. You will ensure that solution design fits into our Industrial Internet Architecture and operative model, including support.


Your key responsibilities

  • Translating business requirements into development requirements, specifications and plans
  • Two-way stakeholder communication with business units for development transparency and meeting stakeholder expectations
  • Managing the backlog, priorities and progress follow-up of the development teams
  • Coordination of feature team resources for the flawless execution of development sprints
  • Early phase concept creation and service design
  • Managing the product development roadmap and aligning the development and release schedule to business activities


Why to join our team

With us, you will work with Industrial Internet and digitalization initiatives that serve a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports, and terminals. We are a part of Technologies organization responsible for common core lifting components and concepts used in product designs, digital solutions that make our products smarter, and IT services that we use to run our harmonized and integrated business processes. You will have an opportunity to work with dedicated professionals whose expertise is wide; from IPR and Innovation Management, through Research, Design, Analytics and AI, all the way to IT Service Management.

Learn more about Konecranes as an employer and what your future colleagues have to say by checking career stories in Youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AklPBQd_p0I or our site https://www.konecranes.com/careers/meet-our-people.


What should you bring

To succeed in this role you need to have excellent collaboration skills as you will be interacting with multiple stakeholders. It's also crucial that you have been previously exposed to different agile and project management methodologies like Scrum, Kanban and you are knowledgeable about mobile app and cloud services development and curious to learn more. In this role you will utilise your competence in hypothesis driven development as well as your experience in guiding development activities by using tools like customer journey maps, service blueprints, customer personas.


We also expect you to have:

  • Bachelor or Masters degree level education, preferable in IT
  • Background in working as a Product Owner, Project Manager or similar roles in IT, OT or IoT area
  • Scrum Product owner certification
  • Understanding of the challenges related to IT/IoT/Industrial Internet environment
  • Knowledge of DevOps, Lean and Design thinking principles
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written


This role requires business travel from time to time.



Please submit your application by the 15th of December, at latest via Apply -link below.


For further information about the role please contact Raheel Farhat, Digital Experience Platform Lead by email raheel.farhat(at)konecranes.com or phone +358 40 8451094.



Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 18,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.

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