Product Manager Open Source IT

Enterprise IT: Identity / infrastructure management with UCS

Univention ensures that organizations and people affected by the digital change profit from it in a sustainable way. To this end, we are developing an easy-to-use open source platform that keeps the control over data,processes and identities in the organizations. Our platform provides the ground for innovation, flexible action and digital self-determination.

Our first-class team performs the necessary fast development cycles as part of the global community of Open Source developers. We value an experimental, open mindset and the willingness for personal development. The basis for this is our very open approach to each other. Be open!

Your task: responsibility for a trendsetting product

  • You will be taking on the strategic planning for the target groups, value proposition, and features of our core product Univention Corporate Server (UCS).
  • When doing so, you will ensure that all stakeholders have the same expectations of our products and will champion the definitive content-related realization and positioning of our products on the market.
  • You will ensure the further development of the product concept, quality characteristics, and requirement profiles, steering the implementation of decisions all the while.
  • To this end, you will work in close cooperation with Sales, Marketing, and Development and be in contact with partners and customers on a regular basis.

Your profile: open, committed, and success-oriented

  • Experience in the management of software products and complex IT projects, ideally in fields such as infrastructure or identity management (B2B).
  • Successfully completed studies majoring in economics/IT or a specialist background acquired in another manner and qualifying you for the task at hand.
  • “be open.” in all aspects, not just where software is concerned: we value an open way of thinking, communicating, and acting.
  • Experience with agile software development methods and the latest project-planning and controlling instruments.
  • Product-specific way of thinking and impressive skills in stakeholder management: active, motivational, and solution-oriented communication with regard to team management and customer relations.
  • A good head for facts and figures as well as a knack for identifying opportunities and potential.
  • Excellent business and conversational English and German skills are an asset in our team.

What we offer: for IT experts and creative individuals

You can look forward to a varied range of duties with responsibility and the possibility of working with us to bring about considerable change – for a new, self-determined IT technology.
Our team: friendly, smart, reliable, ambitious, and also passionate about Open Source.
What we understand by successful cooperation: transparency, appreciation, cooperativeness, a culture of open discussion, and new ideas time and time again.
The market in which we operate: innovative, dynamic, demanding, and open to being conquered by us.
And, of course, we put everything at your disposal that you need to do an excellent job. Get it touch with us now to discuss it further!

Get off to a flying start with us!

Apply now via our online form or by sending an e-mail to Please include your earliest possible starting date and salary expectations.

Contact partner for inquiries

Martina Bischoff

Tel.: 0421 / 222 32-50