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Title:  Product owner SDLC and ERP Toolchain

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Location: Amsterdam
Discipline: Information Services
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Type of Contract: Permanent
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Product owner SDLC and ERP Toolchain


Your working environment

Global Information Services (GIS) has a worldwide responsibility for all IT processes, solutions and services. The aim is to further enhance HEINEKEN Global Functions by delivering common business driven solutions and services. The aim is to further enhance HEINEKEN Global Functions by delivering common business driven solutions and services. GIS delivers end-to-end products in multidisciplinary dedicated product teams in an iterative way to continuously adapt and deliver business value.


As a Product owner SDLC and ERP Toolchain you are part of a matrix organization and will report to the Manager Global Portfolio Toolkit (GIS). This Amsterdam based department is a fast growing, young, part of HEINEKEN International and brings the best possible beer experience direct to our customer’s and consumer’s doorsteps with a constant focus on premium, quality and sustainability.


Your role

The product owner is accountable for the end-to-end development and delivery of the ‘product’ (e.g. a service or solution,). He or she owns the product vision and definition of the product. The product owner represents the voice of the customer and is responsible to ensure alignment with all relevant stakeholders. The product owner creates, maintains and prioritizes the Product Backlog providing the team with required information what needs to be delivered and in which order. He or she owns the end-to-end budget for the product, e.g. resources, investment, consultancy and technology.


Key accountabilities:


  • Maximizing value of the product.
  • Collecting and managing requirements from the product customers
  • Relationship with stakeholders
  • Works with the product teams during sprints to ensure value is delivered in the right order
  • End to end owner for the product including product vision, roadmap, budget and sourcing of partners. 


Your profile

For this role we are looking for:


  • Inspiring leader who can easily build strong relationships with customers and stakeholders.
  • Person having good mix of business and technical knowledge.
  • Person experienced in Product Owner role.


Required skills and experience:


  • Very good understanding of multiple ERP platforms (SAP, JDE, Navision).
  • Experience in tooling and services to develop and run ERP platforms (SAP solution manager, test automation, release management
  • Experience in software development, building CI/CD pipelines and related tools.
  • Product Owner certification (preferably PSPO).
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making.
  • Knows how to own leadership, people and stakeholder management skills.
  • Agile-mind-set and preferably experience with working in Agile environment
  • An entrepreneurial mind-set and an ability to connect with internal and external audiences including senior management.
  • Owns the user experience, understands end user business value, and prioritizes accordingly.

    Do you recognize yourself in the profile above? Then we gladly invite you to apply for his role.


    Your working conditions

    When we talk about a good compensation, we mean more than just a good salary. Having fun in your work and a good balance between work and private life is at least equally important. The more you will enjoy your job, the better your contribution to our products will be. A career with HEINEKEN offers great challenges combined with exciting opportunities to own and grow your career in line with your aspirations.


    HEINEKEN is a proud, independent global brewer committed to surprise and excite consumers with its brands and products everywhere. The brand that bears the founder’s family name – Heineken® – is available in almost every country on the globe and is the world’s most valuable international premium beer brand. The Company’s aim is to be a leading brewer in each of the markets in which it operates and to have the world’s most valuable brand portfolio. HEINEKEN wants to win in all markets with Heineken® and with a full brand portfolio in markets of choice.


    The Company is present in over 70 countries and operates more than 165 breweries. HEINEKEN is Europe’s largest brewer and the world’s third largest by volume. HEINEKEN is committed to the responsible marketing and consumption of its more than 250 international premium, regional, local and specialty beers and ciders. The number of people employed is over 85,000.



    For additional information about this job opening or the application process, please contact Mark Sleijpen  (Portfolio Owner)at Are you interested in this role and would you like to apply straight away? Please click on the application button.


    We are looking forward to receiving your application.

At HEINEKEN, we brew great beers and we build great brands. We are committed to surprising and exciting our consumers and employees everywhere. We have a proud history and heritage in brewing and in our communities. With operations in over 70 markets globally, we are the world's most international brewer.

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