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Product Owner


RWE Renewables Americas LLC 

To start on 01/06/2022 or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent





The Global Performance Reporting & Tools department within RWE Renewables is looking for a solution manager with strong software Product Owner capabilities and good KPI management skills, based in Austin, TX. The candidate will work together with Wind and Solar Operations teams and IT/OT teams in order to deliver industry-leading software-driven products.




  • Act as the regional interface of GPR&T for North America: engage with various stakeholders to collect and analyze business requirements.
  • Support Operations in pursuing their digital strategy, ensuring proper alignment with the global renewables IT/OT strategy.
  • Promote proper utilization of tools and systems to ensure value is captured.
  • Provide support to the Operations and Engineering groups regarding turbine performance issues.
  • Ensure that data is reliable and KPIs are reported correctly to sharpen business focus and decision-making.
  • Provide support to Operations and Controlling regarding the provisioning and continuous improvement of the business planning process, from site level to regional level. Provide guidance and support on medium-term plan methodologies.
  • Provide guidance to and work collaboratively with IT/OT concerning data collection for the Renewables fleet.
  • Provide vision and direction to the IT/OT Agile development team, based on the stakeholders’ requirements.
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of user stories.
  • Contribute to defining business processes and trainings for the products delivered to ensure successful implementation into production stage.
  • Eliminate or mitigate the impact of impediments to successful team completion of product or project goals.


Your profile


  • Working experience with KPIs / Reporting / Dashboards
  • Working experience as a Product Owner for at least 3 years
  • Working experience in project management
  • Preferred working experience with Operations or Engineering teams
  • Working experience with backlog/ticketing systems such as Redmine and/or Azure DevOps
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Prefer Masters in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field
  • Prefer Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification
  • Prefer working experience in the Renewable Energy business
  • Prefer experience with Tableau


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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