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As service specialists  to the manufacturing industries, we put our heart and soul into what we do. Our customers have been relying on us for more than 60 years now. Our expertise focuses on the factory of today and tomorrow and corresponding infrastructure. With our maintenance, technical cleaning, facility management and logistics as well as production planning, automation and production IT services provided in the background, we make sure our customers’ production runs smoothly. And how do we do that? We are people who get things done. We are problem solvers, all-rounders and we are great at dealing with emergencies where necessary. But above all, we are about 20,000 colleagues here to help.

For our department „Smart Factory Group”, focusing on the Factory-of-the-Future and topics like Big Data, IIoT, AI and machine learning, we are looking for a


Product Owner - Smart Factory Services (m/f/x)

Your Mission

  • Driving progress: Create and establish an attractive portfolio of Leadec’s innovative Smart Factory Solutions
  • Being analytical: Identify and quantify value creation potential for Leadec and its customers based on data from various sources (IoT shopfloor, other databases, Leadec.os, etc.) and customer needs/insight
  • Tackling tasks: Define solution requirements and solution specification to deliver value proposition and business case; Drive a roadmap for continuous upgrade and extension of the Smart Factory Service portfolio;  collect customer feedback on solutions portfolio 
  • Taking responsibilty: Support special sales; evaluate business model and pricing performance; Succeed with the team to deliver financial targets agreed
  • Living cooperation: Provide solution training and support to relevant Leadec and customer staff

Your Profile

  • Qualification: University degree in Business Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering or similar
  • Experience: Min. 5 years relevant working experience in manufacturing industries environments; Interest and experience in business model innovation and management (SaaS, EaaS, Pay-per-X, operator models, etc.); Experience with Edge/Cloud IoT architectures and applications
  • Know-How: Deep knowledge of shop floor operation and success factors in discrete manufacturing industries; a solid technical understanding the digital transformation, in particular the Internet-of-Things, cloud-based architectures and shop floor IT
  • Personality: Excellent team player skills; good influencing skills in multi-stakeholder environments – internally and externally
  • Language skills: Fluent in English and German, written and verbally
  • Driver License: Required

What We Offer

  • Security and safety: The security of a large globally operating company with a workforce of 20,000, high standards of occupational safety
  • Prospects: Structured induction into your new area of responsibility, professional development and further training opportunities, e.g. via our Leadec Campus
  • Remuneration: Attractive remuneration commensurate with your qualifications
  • Vacation: 30 days´ vacation 
  • Benefits: Employer’s contribution to company pension; "Me@Leadec" corporate benefits program for employees 

Apply now to become part of the Leadec team! You don’t need a cover letter. For more information on Leadec go to: 


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Tatjana Bieker

Leadec Beteiligungen GmbH
Meitnerstr. 11
70563 Stuttgart

+49 (0) 152 24839125