Business Architect (f/m/x)

Product Management & Agility • Full Time • Lisbon

HEY THERE!

We are Mercedes-Benz.io. Our mission is to create digital experiences to shape the way for the future of Mercedes-Benz and a new world of mobility.  

We don’t care about your shoes, as long as you are wearing the right attitude. At Mercedes-Benz.io we walk the talk and make things happen. We do not digitize for the sake of being digital but for a better tomorrow for our customers. That’s not our job; it’s our passion. Therefore, we love to reflect and challenge everything – the status quo, Mercedes-Benz and ourselves. We share the same beliefs and stand up for each other and this is why we hire unique people. 

The Business Architecture makes sure the business runs. We provide the business framework in which our products integration, evaluate the business value of what we are doing in our products and check whether our products meet our business objectives.

IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL

 

  • Create, improve, and protect the big picture of the current business models as well as functional architecture along the digital customer journey of Mercedes-Benz
  • Translate relevant objectives from the organization into tangible key results on program level
  • Identify existing problems and showcasing opportunities for improvement along customer journey
  • Operationalize strategic initiatives within the program to maximize business impact & customer value
  • Identify white spots or redundancies in the product portfolio
  • Closely collaborate with stakeholders on all levels to identify dependencies and facilitate the solution process
  • Assess capabilities and assets to provide a clear picture of the capability gaps that must be closed in order to realize the business strategy
  • Identifying, formulating and managing domains and capabilities within our product portfolio

TO SUCCEED YOU NEED

  • Degree in relevant field of studies (e.g. Technology, Digital Products, Management, Business Administration)
  • Experience in product development and in agile working methodologies
  • Relevant experience gained from professional employments illustrating your familiarity with a wide range of topics, industries and business models
  • Experience in high-level product, feature and service design
  • Relevant experience in business modelling especially in the area of digital products and their development
  • Solid understanding of software development processes
  • Excellent analytical skills and mental mobility
  • Abstract understanding of the connection between software product functions and their meaning as business capability
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in English

THERE WILL BE BIG SMILES IF YOU

  • Have previous consulting experience on the interface of digital and corporate topics
  • Have operative working experience in a fast-growing company
  • Combine pragmatic real-life implementations and processes with strong theoretic knowledge
  • Have a strategic mindset and an encouraging spirit

YOU WILL BE HAPPY WITH

  • Open source software
  • No top-down hierarchy. We trust in your self-organization
  • Colleagues that are as smart, hardworking and driven as you
  • An amazing open-minded and informal culture with the backup of a giant company like Mercedes-Benz;
  • IPhoneMacBook Pro or Dell (your choice) and noise-cancelling headphones
  • Health insurance for you and your family
  • Life insurance
  • Proactive self-development in international Trainings and Conferences
  • Language Training courses
  • Feel good actions (massages, nutrition sessions, happy hour and more)
  • Brand Connection Perks (Test Drives, Renting Programs and more)
  • Much more cool stuff …

WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO KNOW ABOUT US

  • Mercedes-Benz.io develops software and technology for the digital platforms of Mercedes-Benz. We are focused on creating digital experiences for the future of Mercedes-Benz mobility worldwide, developing products for Sales & Marketing.  
  • Our main products are the Mercedes-Benz Website worldwide, the e-commerce platform, digital services and aftersales solutions.   
  • We work in Holacracy  – a “non-classical” framework which represents our operating system within the company. Our setup is based on purpose, circles and roles as well as their specific accountabilities.  

 

This is a full-time position, based in our office in Lisbon. We have a fantastic team with people from all over the world. We encourage frequent collaboration and pairing across disciplines. English is the main working language. 

Mercedes-Benz.io is an equal opportunities employer. We believe that diverse experiences and a broad collective perspective lead to a better company culture and better products. 

Interested in engaging with a continuously evolving company to work hard, play hard and party hard? If so, please send your resumé (in English and PDF). 

THE RECRUITING TEAM IS LOOKING FORWARD TO RECEIVING YOUR APPLICATION

Feel free to contact for further information and answers to your questions.

We Care About You

Hardware of Choice

are you team MAC or team DELL? You can be on either team and get the hardware of your choice. Our headphones are BOSE though.

Health Insurance

health insurance for MB.ioneers, their spouse and children* (*until they are 25 years old. Children with disabilities of 60% or more will still be covered if they are over 25 years old).

Sick Leave Support

social security does not pay for the first three days of sick absences. We got your back on this one!

Lunch Allowance

we support your quality time with colleagues during lunch with a little allowance

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