Solarwinds Inc. Senior Product Owner (Software Building System) in Brno, Czech Republic


As a Product Owner you will have the opportunity to be a person who owns and sets the direction for companywide software building eco-system. This person should drive implementation of long term standards, consistent practices, improvements and tooling for SolarWinds products.

The Product Owner role and DevOps team will work together. They will bring value to product teams by unified and effective product building system.

In this role you will have a lot of space for creativity, strategic thinking and will make impact to the global SolarWinds business.


What will be your responsibilities?

  • To set overall SolarWinds building eco-system direction and strategy

  • To participate on design and definition of the system, document and maintain the company standards

  • To work with product teams to collect requirements and set the priorities

  • To work in SCRUM framework with DevOps team to implement planned strategy

  • To evaluate and communicate results to the whole engineering on regular basis

  • To educate engineers in effective software building practices


What do you need to have?

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

  • Excellent experience with product development and software building tooling

  • Software build system domain knowledge, passionate about Continuous Delivery principles

  • Experience with working in agile (SCRUM) environment

  • Experience with prioritization and decision making

  • Demonstrated creativity and intelligent thinking

  • Excellent communication, presentation and coaching skills

Some desired (not required) skills:

  • SCRUM PO experience

  • Test Automation concepts understanding

  • Experience with tooling we use, Team City, Artifactory, BitBucket

What awaits you besides top technology and great coworkers?

Among the many benefits are a competitive salary, bonuses, and growth opportunities.

We promote self-education and support you in learning new things – through conferences, learning tutorials and mentors. You can enjoy comfortable office spaces with free and tasty coffee, snacks, game rooms, soft chairs, billiard, Wii and Xbox360. And if you are a PS4 fan, note that we have it, too, together with a VR gear.

We invest into your growth - we give you an additional 10 days off for independent study every year.

You can bike to work and find colleagues who do same sports as you do or work from home.

We provide Flexi Passes, pension or life insurance benefits, flexible working hours and fruits in the kitchen.


Location CZ-Brno

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2017-8805

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Engineering

Position Type Permanent