• Location Groenlo
  • Business unit General
Would you like to work as a Product Owner in a start-up within a large high-tech company and ensure that a new and innovative product becomes a success in the market? And do you want to work in an ambitious team that operates close to the customer? Then quickly read our Product Owner vacancy.

Nedap is a listed multinational company with a rich history in security. We are the technological leader in this industry and to stay at the forefront of innovation, a promising start-up, called Pace, was set up from that expertise. Based on the latest technologies, Pace provides a solution for large customers on a global scale. Every day, we rise to the challenge of making this new technology accessible to the people who work with it and make a real impact on their professional lives.

What will you do?

As Product Owner, you will work on a SAAS solution used by large multinationals (with 10,000 to 60,000+ employees) to visually organise and manage access rights to workspaces. In short: "Who can enter where and when, and why?" We develop our solution in close contact with our customers. You translate the high-level product direction to the software development team. You are very close to both the development processes and the customer and will specify and prioritise functions at the right level of detail. You do this partly from an understanding of the user you represent. In this position, you fulfil a Lead role and you are a catalyst in your function.

Your responsibilities and duties as Product Owner include:
  • Transfer from Product Management to development process;
  • Setting priorities with the aim of achieving a manufacturable solution within the schedule;
  • Retrieve knowledge from software development team, Product Management and the users in the market, thus identifying opportunities and challenges;
  • Owner of the backlog;
  • Retrieve feedback from customer;
  • Representing user in development team;
  • Balancing interests and thus stakeholder management;
  • Provides input for sprint planning.

Your team

As Product Owner, you are part of the Product Team. You work closely with the Product Manager, who gives the product direction at strategic level and in outline. As Product Owner, you make the translation to the Developers. The software development team consists of 10-15 Developers. A diverse team consisting of Backend, Frontend, Architect and Infra and is a mix of juniors, mediors and seniors.

We highly value team relationships and value good and clear communication, collaboration and sociability. We maintain a no-blame culture and always work forward. For example, we go to production with a new version several times a day! The team is young and dynamic and is constantly improving itself. There is plenty of room for own initiative.

'We tackle problems thoroughly and are driven to get to the essence. At the same time, we have a hands-on approach in the way we do this.' (Wouter, Team Captain)


Our offer

We believe that our employees can be the best version of themselves if we provide them with the best working environment. Nedap makes sure you get everything you need to perform your job in the best way possible. That means that, in addition to good working conditions, you get the freedom to organise your time as you see fit.   

What you get as Product Owner:
  • A thirteenth month, profit sharing and an attractive pension; 
  • A good work-life balance. You are responsible for your own working hours and holidays. Nobody keeps track of this; we rely on your own responsibility in this;  
  • We invest in your development! Besides our extensive induction programme and personal development programme, we are happy to look at your potential with you.  
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Required experience and skills

As Product Owner, you have a major impact on Pace's success; an opportunity to make a real difference. It is important that you are able to take the lead and are the initiator. Because we are pioneering, it is important that you tackle challenges with a solution-oriented attitude. In other words, you have a 'Can-do mentality' and can convey this to your colleagues. You are communicatively capable of involving colleagues in decisions and which path to take. You understand the user and can penetrate to the essence to clearly weigh up priorities and make decisive decisions.

In addition, you recognise yourself in the following:
  • Minimum 7 years' experience of which relevant experience in a Product Owner role;
  • Experience within a Product organisation and you understand market needs;
  • Experience with SaaS solutions or within the SaaS context;
  • Besides good command of the English language, Dutch is a plus;
  • Experience with Security is a plus;
  • Experience in a start-up and/or new product development is a plus
Good to know: You are available full-time (32 hours is negotiable). We work hybrid, working from home is definitely possible. But we also work together in the office several days a week.

About Nedap

We are Nedap: a tech company with people knowledge. We’re located on a fantastic campus in Groenlo, where more than 900 specialists in fields such as design, engineering, software development, finance, HRM, project management, marketing and sales are working on the development of new technology. Technology that helps people be more productive and successful in their work.

Application procedure

Curious about our Product Owner vacancy? Accept the challenge! Send your CV and/or motivation via the application button Attn: Marten Adolfsen. If you have any questions, please contact me at marten.adolfsen@nedap.com.

  • An assessment is part of the selection procedure;  
  • As part of the application procedure, we ask for a Certificate of Good Conduct (VOG);  
  • At Nedap, we rely on the diversity of people and organisations. One of the things that makes us unique is our diverse mix of people and cultures. We believe in the power of ideas and the energy of individual initiative. This is the foundation on which our entire organisation is built;  
  • We respect your privacy.

  • 1 . Your application
  • 2 . First interview
  • 3 . Next meet & greet
  • 4 . Offer
  • 5 . High five!
Step 1
Your application

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