Many innovations have come from IT. And it is precisely this value creation within the bigger picture that makes our global IT so special: bright minds working on artificial intelligence and inspiring moments on the Internet of Things. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, collaboration and agility, Festo offers its employees numbering more than 20,000 globally the opportunity to grab digitisation firmly with both hands. We’re heading to the next level of digital transformation. Are you coming with us? Welcome to Festo.

IT Product Owner Application Lifecycle Management (m/f/d)

As Product Owner Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) you are responsible for the ALM solutions at Festo, consisting of PTC CodeBeamer, Gitlab, Artifactory and other tools.
Together with an international team, which you will lead technically, you will provide the technical basis for all software development activities at Festo.
As part of Festo Global IT, entrepreneurial thinking and action is important to you.


Your job:

  • Design, implementation and continuous improvement of the global ALM solutions in collaboration with internal process experts
  • Integration of processes and applications for requirements management, test management, system modeling and risk management into a holistic ALM solution
  • Support of the ALM application portfolio as well as contact person for software suppliers
  • Independent collection and analysis of requirements from business processes and consulting for their implementation in the global ALM solution
  • Development and implementation of ALM processes for Global IT
  • Management of international projects

Your qualification:

  • Successfully completed degree in computer science or comparable qualification
  • At least five years of relevant professional experience in the area of application lifecycle management
  • Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle and related methodologies
  • Strong understanding of ALM processes and relevant information flows as well as solid experience in integrating ALM processes and common IT interfaces
  • Excellent knowledge of ALM tools such as PTC Codebeamer, Gitlab, and comparable solutions
  • Business fluent in German and English
  • Analytical thinking, confident appearance and comprehensive communication and presentation skills


 You can expect the following with us:

  • The good feeling working for a family-owned company with a safe and solid financial basis
  • Freedom to explore, innovate and realise your own ideas
  • Competitive compensation with attractive perks and other benefits
  • Respect and appreciation for each other - regardless of gender, nationality, disability, age and identity
  • Lifelong learning with great conditions for individual further development
  • Flexible working models depending on the respective workplace for a good balance of work and private life
  • Highly modern working environment, infrastructure and communication technologies
  • Great family and health services for your well-being


You can find more information about our benefits and Festo as an employer here.


Contact person: Leoni Alber, +49(711)347-58175

Reference code: 10651

Company:  Festo SE & Co. KG

Ostfildern, DE, 73760

We look forward to your application!