Product Manager (m/f/d) GK Drive

Date: May 23, 2024

Location: Berlin, DE, 10117 Sankt Ingbert, DE, 66386 Schöneck, DE, 08261 Köln/Cologne, DE, 50968 DE

Company: gksoftware

GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1,100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 



Your responsibilities
  • Develop a product strategy with a focus on in-store and fuel operations, including defining priorities, identifying market opportunities and defining a clear roadmap that reflects the company's long-term goals.

  • Analyzing market needs and the competitive situation to develop innovative solutions for classic fuel infrastructure, electric charging, hydrogen propulsion or something we haven't even thought of yet.

  • Gathering, prioritizing and communicating requirements from customers and other stakeholders and translating them into user stories or specifications.

  • Working closely with development teams and other stakeholders to ensure efficient product development.

  • Identifying opportunities to improve usability, for the best possible user checkout experience.

  • Monitoring product performance and usage, deriving measures for continuous improvement.




Your profile
  • Experience in product management of software solutions, ideally in the POS environment or in the area of service station management.
  • The ability to understand technical requirements and communicate with development teams.
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking, with the ability to analyze the market and conduct competitive analysis.
  • The ability to work effectively with internal and external stakeholders, as well as mediate between different stakeholders.
  • Passion for innovation and willingness to learn about new technologies and industry trends.
  • Experience with agile methods such as Scrum or Kanban.
  • Very good English and good written and spoken German skills.



We offer
  • GK enables mobile working at all times

  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hoursnus payments depending on the area of activity

  • Company car policy and free parking at our locations with good public transport connections

  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000

  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts

  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net

  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and e-learning offerings

  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work

  • Discounts offered through our corporate benefits program

  • Location-related preventive measures (running groups, online sports courses, massage, blood donation appointments, health day

  • Advantageous everyday life facilitations while you are in the office, such as parcel and bread roll service, pharmacy delivery service and much more

  • Internal restaurant, bouldering and climbing wall, in-house kindergarden “Pixel” on the campus site at our headquarter in Schoeneck (Saxony) as well as a wide range of culinary offerings at the other locations

  • Spend time with your colleagues outside the office at our many company events

  • Read more about our Active Balance Program