Product Owner

Briink Intelligence GmbH
Berlin, Germany
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The climate transition demands radical changes in the way we do business. By steering capitals toward green activities, the EU sustainable finance regulation will be the main driver of this transformation.
Based out of the Berlin AI Campus and backed by Merantix AG, Briink is a team of entrepreneurs, lawyers, data scientists, and sustainability experts. Our mission is to leverage the scale of AI to help businesses make sustainable finance regulation actionable. This will speed up our journey toward a greener future.
Our first product transforms the EU’s “green taxonomy” for sustainable business activities into a machine learning powered SaaS platform to enhance companies abilities to access green capital and accelerate their climate transitions

We are looking for a highly motivated Product Manager to join our core team and play a central role in the development of our AI-driven sustainable finance reporting platform. The candidate will play an integral role in transforming our vision into a concrete product roadmap. We are searching for a driven candidate with (i) product management experience at SaaS companies; (ii) a proven history of helping bring innovative solutions to market; and (iii) an advanced understanding of and passion for product discovery.

You will join an early-stage startup with secured seed financing and will have the opportunity to play a leading role in its product development journey. Our Product Manager needs to be a self-starter, able to articulate their thoughts clearly and translate them into actionable product direction, and have excellent attention to detail. You will be interfacing with a variety of internal and external counterparts across the company. The role is an excellent opportunity to gain exposure to cutting-edge machine learning technologies.

If you think you are right for this role but don’t meet all of the requirements, we strongly encourage you to apply anyway. Even if this isn’t a perfect fit, strong candidates will be kept in our talent pool for future hires.

What you will be doing:

Reporting to the founders, you will take on the Product Management role within our team and collaborate with your highly skilled counterparts in Design and Engineering to shape the product roadmap of our sustainable finance reporting solutions

Engage with our customers, partners, and business stakeholders to help shape the roadmap for the features, workflows, APIs, services and integration layers that together comprise our product offering

Capture and translate users needs and desired outcomes into compelling product features that provide real value to our customers

Work together with our Design team to ideate, prototype and iterate on a new, cutting-edge user experiences in the sustainable finance reporting space

Communicate cross functionally with other teams to understand our customer pain points and capture the problems we need to solve

Acquire a deeper knowledge of customer needs through research and discovery work

Work closely with the Design and Engineering team to create and maintain a product backlog aligned with customer priorities and company ROI

Integrate potential product insights with sustainable finance methodologies & frameworks employed by businesses

Identify customers’ pain points through user interviews/workshops to continuously inform the evolution of the product and maximize its value proposition

Keep your ear to the ground and keep track of new developments with respect to the EU Taxonomy and related developments within the sustainable finance space

Join us on the soapbox – be a climate champion who ensures impacts are maximized


3+ years experience building SaaS products in a product management role

Set of product principles derived from experience building exceptional products with best-in-class user experience

An understanding of product discovery and how product teams work with data and user feedback

Strong interpersonal skills and eagerness to work both with Briink’s internal team and external clients

An analytical mindset, able to structure your thoughts on complex problems and synthesize them into tangible product feature proposals

Comfort working in a fast-paced, cross-functional team environment where priorities can shift rapidly

Good self governance in planning, prioritizing and executing work assignments, using discretion and independent judgment within broadly defined practices and policies

A baseline understanding of and interest in AI and data science

Berlin based (or willing to relocate to Berlin)

Some nice-to-haves:

University degree in a relevant field (e.g. sustainable finance, economics, law, computer science) or equivalent experience

Experience in sustainable finance, either directly within a leading corporation or in finance, consulting, law, investor relations, corporate reporting, investment banking, or other related field

Experience working in a startup environment and a love for the unknown

German proficiency

Compensation: A competitive salary and equity package

Impact: The ability to accelerate the positive sustainability impacts you have already had in your career by harnessing the tremendous scalability and processing power of artificial intelligence

People-first: A learning & development program for all our team members

Excellence: Direct access to the Merantix ecosystem and its enthusiastic, industry-leading network of entrepreneurs, data scientists, and engineers from around the world

Flexible: Flexible working hours and the ability to work remotely when desired

Additional Information

Briink is harnessing the scale of data and artificial intelligence to help companies navigate and implement sustainable finance regulatory frameworks, removing the significant cost and time barriers that are blocking them from achieving their climate neutrality objectives.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply, and we can help with immigration.