ValueBlue is currently offering a tremendous opportunity to lead our product and help build the most powerful platform for progressive enterprise architecture on the globe. As Chief Product Officer (CPO) at ValueBlue you hold the keys to building something great every day.
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ValueBlue, founded in 2011, is a fast paced and growing international SaaS company. We are the innovative and highly driven organization behind BlueDolphin, the best software for Enterprise Architecture, Business Process Management and Data Management. Our mission is to enable organizations to generate more value through digital transformation, providing a platform for our customers to work together through a central repository.
Where can I make the impact?
We’re looking for an experienced CPO responsible for our market leading product. Reporting directly to the founder and CEO, you work with ValueBlue's highly experienced management team and with the product development team. You provide product leadership across the company. You are responsible for our strategic product vision, including product development, product management and technology. You lead product strategy, innovation, product design, project management, and engineering, and align the product vision with the company vision and go to market strategy. You lead product analysis and work hard to deeply understand the problems, needs and desires of our customers.
The product manager, products owners and development manager all report directly to you, and you are responsible for the entire product development team of currently 20 employees, which will grow rapidly.
Do you match our required skill-set?
Master’s degree in information & communication technology, or related in business/IT;
At least 5 years of working experience including managing product organizations or leading software engineers, ideally in software or B2B SaaS companies
Deep experience implementing and guiding product teams with Scrum, Safe, Devops and other software development process methodologies
Experience with working with Product Manager, Product Owner and UX processes and understand the PO/UX mindset
Understand and/or have experience with SAAS technologies, concepts and tools like Azure DevOps, Service Fabric, APIs, frontend architecture, multi tenancy, mongoDB
Knowledge in the area of the digital transformation and/or Enterprise Architecture, ideally experience with standards like ArchiMate or BPMN
Proven ability to work with, persuade and manage stakeholders
Think and act as a co-founder, and able to further scale up the organization
Ability to make decisions
Keen eye for detail
...and do you recognize yourself?
Setting a clear vision and engaging your team to be part of this
Enthusiastic, open to change and innovation and ability to think out of the box
Having a growth mindset, learning new skills every day
Strong focus on outcomes, and value to the customer
Teaming-up and celebrating success
Good at managing stakeholders and social influencing
Taking decisions comes natural to you
What do I get in return?
Grow as we grow: Develop new (portable) skills and extend your responsibilities
Build something great: Join us in building a highly innovative platform, forever changing how organizations deal with complex transformations