Product Owner Technical Platform


If you are an Operational Excellence driven individual, come and join us as Product Owner Technical Platform to join us in our mission to deliver the best video experience to our fans

What you’ll do

  • Stimulate the operational excellence of the current platform (PaaS) and develop new technical solutions of the it
  • As Product Owner Technical Platform you develop, together with your team and with the other DevOps teams, a strong vision, and architecture of the platform that you maintain
  • As the leader of the PaaS team, you determine the direction and speed of the development, giving always a priority to the Operation Excellence Epics/User Stories.
  • The prio’s are clearly recorded on the product backlog where all teams connected to the Technical Platform Space can share their stories.
  • Participate in the Agile ceremonies with the teams, like stand-ups, refinements, and reviews, to let the team growth in the Agile principle
  • Find the right connection with other DevOps teams to create a shared vision of the future platform
  • Communicate in an open and transparent way with the stakeholders and the technology partners
  • Take operational responsibility for the services that run on the PaaS, achieving and exceeding the related KPI’s.
  • As a Product Owner Technical Platform, you support 3 teams (compute, networking and monitoring) starting from the research phases to test and implementation of new ideas and hypotheses.
  • Moreover, you are constantly looking for creative ways to promote our innovative PaaS platform - for example, by organizing product demos and knowledge sharing sessions.


Who you are

  • You have natural leadership qualities and you are an Agile / Scrum enthusiast
  • You are a proven Product Owner with coaching skills.
  • You have a hands-on mentality and like to lead by example.
  • Your talent to proactively involve stakeholders in the project is what sets you apart.
  • You know what is going on in the tech sector in the field of Cloud, networking and Data Centers
  • You have experience in integrating various public cloud infrastructures.
  • You have strong communication skills with the ability to explain technical solutions and limitations.
  • You can smoothly translate technical plans into smart objectives like Epics and User Stories.
  • Your user stories are crystal clear for feature teams and platform teams. The support for your vision grows per completed sprint.
  • The backlog is your own responsibility, testing is important to keep the right quality in place, you are a fun of the disruptive technology.

Platforms that you will maintain and develop:

  • CDN: Akamai Object Delivery, Akamai Dynamic Site Delivery, Akamai Adaptive Media Delivery
  • Encoding/streaming: MediaExcel Hero Management, MediaExcel Hero encoding, Unified Streaming, Azure Media Services
  • Networking and Internet: Juniper, Fortinet, RIPE, BGP, Peering, AMS-IX, NL-IX
  • Load balancing and proxy’s:  F5, Varnish, Nginx
  • Storage: EMC Isilon
  • Security: Akamai (Prolexic, KSD, Bot Management)
  • Public Cloud: AWS and Azure
  • Virtualization and containerization: vSphere, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows server, CentOs Linux
  • Monitoring: Dynatrace, PRTG, Kibana, Graphana based on Elastic Search
  • Logging: ELK
  • Ticketing / Documentation: Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence, Stash)


What we offer

  • A competitive salary 
  • An extensive secondary employment package that includes matters such as a pension plan, career development, and profit-sharing.
  • Flexible working hours.


Your qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science or Information Technology (or comparable).
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in Infrastructure technology and at least 3 years as a Technical Product Owner

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