Product Owner - DevOps (Container platform, DevOps tooling)

Job description

UpCloud’s Product Owners make sure our products are well built, maintained and delivered on time to reach the company’s business goals. We are proud of doing things our own way instead of following the crowds - and so should you! As a Product Owner, you will have the opportunity - and the responsibility - to deliver world-class services to our customers. We think you'll enjoy this role if you have a great sense of ownership - the possibilities of seeing the results of your work are quite dramatic, for the good and for the worse. It'll be your job to turn ideas into working products that customers will love.


Job requirements

Job requirements

  • Solid experience in product management.

  • Experience in iterative development with frequent deliveries and a close feedback loop with the users.

  • Business understanding: no stranger to targets, deadlines and KPIs.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills when working with customers, engineers, business and tech people alike.

  • Previous knowledge of the cloud industry and a vision of where it’s heading.

  • Good understanding of concepts and solutions in containers, Kubernetes, CI/CD pipelines, DevOps way of working.


You will be managing the backlog of one of our team’s domains, including our next core product, the Container Platform and the associated tools and services required to run customer’s workloads in the cloud without having to manage the underlying servers and other infrastructure.

You will work closely with seasoned engineers dedicated to this domain, as well as a Team Coach and Technical Architects. You will also work directly with the Head of Product, with whom you will put our product vision into practice.

We invite all candidates to apply within a reasonable time difference to Helsinki. Even though we boast with the coolest new office in the very heart of Helsinki, UpCloud has a very healthy remote culture as well, and many of your colleagues will be working remotely. We will help with your relocation if you’d like to live in Finland, the country that repeatedly ranks as the happiest place in the world.

Other reasons why you would like to join UpCloud:

  • You'll find an easy-going environment that promotes work-life balance and self-development.

  • You'll be encouraged to experiment, fail, learn, succeed amazingly, be brave to propose new things, agree and disagree. That’s how you like to work.

  • While the highest possible level of comfort and growth never co-exist, you'll see the results and impact of your work on a daily basis.

If you would like to join our journey to never become yet another cloud provider, please get in touch using the ‘apply for this job’ button.

We review all applications and we do get back to all our candidates. That is a promise.


Our benefits

Devices of your choice

Yearly equipment and training budget

Flexible, remote-friendly working hours

Offices in the heart of Helsinki and Singapore

Team lunches and company parties

Yearly company retreat

UpCloud swag

Referral bonus

Lunch card and snacks*

*available in certain locations only