Product Owner - IoT Edge Devices

Job description

We are looking for a Product Owner for our R&D team in Boxmeer

About IXON

As a leader in IoT, we are constantly leading the way. We ensure that machine builders are ready for the future, can offer new business models and are in closer contact with their customers and machines. Everything to ensure that machines run even more optimally, and the impact of production on the world is minimised.

We are building the IXON Cloud, a world-class IoT platform that is widely deployed as SaaS. Meanwhile, the IXON Cloud is used by more than 2,000 machine builders worldwide, providing numerous high-value-added functionalities to its customers. To connect machines to the IXON Cloud quickly and safely, we are developing a range of industrial Edge Gateways, which are going around the world in large numbers.

What will you be working on?

As a key player within the R&D team, you report directly to the Technical Director. Together with the other Product Owners, you determine the vision of the product. You’ll work closely with customers and internal stakeholders, looking for solutions to get the product value as high as possible and to optimize the product backlog. In addition, you and your Scrum team will be responsible for the final result of your projects.

Your role will also include:

  • Having frequent contact with customers to sharpen your vision.

  • Representing the customer within the team so that every team member has a clear picture of the use cases.

  • Building a modern, scalable product using the best and most modern concepts and techniques.

  • Prioritising the execution of the work and ensuring a structured and timely delivery of all functionalities.

  • Working with structured software development methods, in a disciplined way with attention to quality. You will also propagate this to the rest of the organization (setting an example).

  • Participation in, contributing to, and writing architecture and product documentation.

Job requirements

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a Product owner that is able to demonstrate flexibility, adaptability, and integrity when making decisions. To be successful in this role you’ll need to understand what is required to create a successful solution, good at differentiating what is needed from what is wanted, and capable of communicating effectively with both technical and business stakeholders. If you also meet the following requirements, you’re the person we’re looking for:

  • Experienced with applying modern software development methods and with managing the backlog.

  • 3+ years of experience in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Automation

  • Experience in electronics development.

  • Good communication skills and a mindset of continuous improvement, achieving results and delivering quality.

  • Able to share ideas through code and working prototypes.

Working at IXON

Working at IXON means being part of a young, driven and exponentially growing international organization. Every day you will contribute to the development of our innovative solutions and you will get in touch with the latest IIoT techniques. Together we deliver a team effort. Therefore, we try to get the best out of each other and invest in continuous (personel) development through on the job coaching and a personal training budget. In your function we offer responsibility, variation, and we reward your efforts with an excellent salary. All this in a pleasant working environment where, in addition to the professional focus, there is also plenty of room for relaxation.

Want to get in touch or apply for the job?

Feel free to contact our Recruitment Officer Stan Smeets via or +316 43 24 13 18 for questions in regards to this position. Want to apply for the job? Send us your resume and cover letter by clicking the button below.

Agency interest to this vacancy is not required.