ekey biometric systems is the European market leader for biometric access solutions (fingerprint) with its headquarters in Linz/Austria. We have been a reliable partner in the international electrical, door and security industry for many years. A large development team works on product extensions and new developments.

You too can enter the world of ekey!

We are expanding our ekey team and are looking for a

Product Owner (m/f/d)

with focus on Embedded & IoT - Linz


  • Establish biometrics with us as a worldwide identification service – we are frontrunners!
  • You are the Product Owner (PO) of the backlog for the Embedded Computing team
  • You and your team design the biometric and IoT applications, abstraction layers, interfaces and low-level features (RTOS, drivers, LAN, WLAN, Bluetooth) of our global identification service ekey bionyx on the device level
  • We rely on Scrum, clean code, a high level of integration and the most modern toolchain (DevOps, automated CI/CD)
  • You coordinate the stories, features, and PBIs with the product management and the PO of the Mobile and Cloud Computing team. With regular refinements, you ensure a well-defined and prioritized product backlog.
  • You have decisive impact in determining the content of exploratory developments and support management
  • Together, we comprise an interdisciplinary team of around 35 highly ambitious developers
  • Background in embedded computing with a pronounced affinity to place the user and his experience in the focus of your actions. Your developer team consists of experts who use C++ (17) and modern design patterns
  • You have the relevant competence as a product owner – ideally with experience in the embedded IoT environment – or would like to delve deeper into this matter
  • You are looking for a job with responsibility, you are very independent, reliable, and not hesitant to make decisions
  • You feel most comfortable in a team, but you are also convincing with your strength in implementation and goal-orientation.
  • Working in a team of experienced seniors and young guns
  • Flexible working hours thanks to our generous flextime
  • Flexible arrangement between remote work and days in the office
  • Very exciting job in an Upper Austrian technology company
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Appreciative cooperation, flat hierarchies, and short decision-making paths
  • Numerous benefits, employee events, free beverages, healthy snacks, lunch and modern office space with good natural lighting
  • Sufficient parking spaces directly at the company building
  We make even more possible – See for yourself and send us your application including your CV, photo, and references. We offer attractive remuneration that we agree upon with you based on your qualifications and experience – let’s discuss it.  


  • Flexible working hours through our generous flexitime framework
  • Home office possibility two days/week
  • Individual promotion of your career
  • Numerous benefits, employee events, healthy snacks and modern, light-flooded office space
  • Sufficient parking spaces directly at the company building
  • A careful introduction to your daily work and to our products

We look forward to receiving your application documents including curriculum vitae, photo and certificates.

Identify yourself with ekey!

ekey biometric systems GmbH
Judith Konrad
Lunzerstraße 89, 4030 Linz
T: +43 732 890 500 2601
E: karriere@ekey.net

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