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Technical Project Manager (f/m/d)


We are looking for a Technical Project Manager (f/m/d) to join our headquarters in Berlin. You are a thorough and a highly flexible, unreserved team player and a communicator, keen to be part of the world's fastest-growing music company, BMG. You understand the music industry as a whole and are also able to dive into details as and when required.

This role has a need for a strong techno-managerial skill set & will need proven experience to have handled complex technology driven business projects. The selected candidate will have had significant experience in both starting and executing new technology projects as well as executing enhancements/improvements on on-going digital products.

Your Mission


  • Understand & own the company’s technology stack and product suite at a deep level & lead the technology development, delivery and operational team(s) to define and deliver the strategy and roadmap for the product.
  • Be the functional and technical expert on a particular suite of products and be able to offer technical expertise
  • Own the complete suite of software products used in terms of feature definition, backlog management & prioritization, agile development (functional and technical), feature validation and product increment(s).
  • Be the voice of the customer within the Information Systems & Technology Group and ensure that our software products are helping the business users achieve better and measurable outcomes.
  • Act as representative of the Technology group towards the business functions educating & influencing them about the needs of the technology team(s) and the importance of prioritizing fundamental technology work to deliver quality software solutions in a sustainable and continuous manner.


  • Responsible for the overall development life cycle of the product stack and manage complex new and run-rate projects with significant bottom line impact
  • Work closely with senior engineers & outsourced partners to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development
  • Implementing best practices for software development and documentation, ensuring designs meet requirements and delivering high-quality work within tight timelines
  • Project management - prioritization, planning of projects and features, stakeholder management and tracking of external commitments


Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience
  • Previous working experience as a Technical Project Manager within technology teams
  • Deep hands-on technical expertise & extensive experience in software product engineering, deployment, and integration
  • Solid software development background including design patterns and data structures
  • Solid communication, presentation and leadership skills with empathy for business user requirements and passion for software product development
  • Proven ability and desire to engage and collaborate with diverse set of stakeholders
  • Google Certified Cloud Architect / AWS Certified Solution Architect - Professional - Preferred but not mandatory


Now let’s see what’s in it for you

  • The unique BMG culture, empowering and driven by strong values 

  • A 21st century working environment, collaborative and flexible 

  • A commitment to help team members develop long-term careers at BMG with in-house training and the renowned Bertelsmann University  

  • A fun and respectful community of people with a passion for working for artists and songwriters 


What you should know about us

BMG – est. 2008 – is the world’s fourth-biggest music company, the first new global player in the music business of the streaming age, and a record label and music publisher in one. Named in 2020 one of the world’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company, BMG’s pitch is unique – a relentless focus on fairness and transparency and service to its artist and songwriter clients. BMG’s 20 offices across 12 core music markets now represent over three million songs and recordings, including many of the most renowned and successful catalogs in popular music history. BMG is owned by international media, services and education company Bertelsmann. 


Come as you are

As the great Kurt Cobain* once said, “Come as you are.” BMG is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and we celebrate diversity in all forms. Equal opportunity runs deep in our core value of fairness and we are determined to create a truly inclusive work environment, where everyone can flourish. If you’re good at what you do, come as you are. 

All applicants to BMG will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. 

*BMG is the proud representative of Kurt Cobain’s publishing catalogue, including the 1992 single ‘Come As You Are’. 


Are you interested? Then send us your application and all the convincing arguments why you are the right person to get this job. 


Unternehmen: BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT GmbH - Corporate 

Land: Germany

Region: Berlin

Stadt: Berlin

Postleitzahl: 10117

Job ID: 166315

Date:  Jan 16, 2022

Berlin, BE, DE, 10117

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