Tech Product Owner, AI-powered Video Analytics - Working Student (m/f/*)

About Peregrine

We improve traffic safety by bringing perception capabilities of self-driving cars to smartphone cameras and behind windshields of commercially used vehicles.

Peregrine is a Berlin-based AI tech start-up improving road safety and minimizing transportation CO2 emissions in cities. Therefore, we create a new quality of information from street-level video data by deriving context from traffic scene imagery. This empowers commercial fleets to operate safer and more efficient today and the autonomous mobility solutions of tomorrow. As traffic is a highly complex environment for pedestrians, drivers, and vehicles, Peregrine’s vision is to build the next generation of traffic video analytics for: Zero accidents. Zero emissions. Zero barriers.

Our diverse and international team brings together academic excellence and industry experience in robotics and autonomous driving from both Silicon Valley as well as from Europe – including leading automotive OEMs and suppliers such as Bosch, Volkswagen, HERE, and TomTom. We’re looking for smart, driven and passionate people motivated to solve hard problems. Are you ready to join us on this mission?

The role

We are looking for a working student or intern technical Product Owner to work cross-functionally with our product, technology, and design teams. You will execute on product-focused decisions aligned with our product strategy, in close collaboration with our Chief Product Officer. Managing stakeholder communication, collecting regular feedback from clients, drafting new hypotheses as well as building new pro­to­types represent some of your various tasks with us.

As a working student Product Owner with Peregrine, you will take on a lot of responsibility, enjoy the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally, and shape the future of the company with your individual profile.

Your responsibilities

  • Own the technical product requirements and work closely with the CPO to understandably present our customer’s needs to our developers.
  • Support the product team in discovering new areas for growth through quantitative search, UX studies, market research.
  • Collaborate with the sales and project teams to document and track product feature and functionality requirements.
  • Set, implement and track quantitative measures for product performance.
  • Prepare product meetings and always have an overview about where we are in the development cycle.
  • Quickly develop and test prototypes in close collaboration with the project and UX team.

Your Profile

  • You are pursuing a Master’s degree in STEM (or a related technical field).
  • You have exper­i­ence through related projects, intern­ships and/or work­ing stu­dent pos­i­tions (e.g. Pro­ject Man­age­ment or Tech­nical Product Own­ing).
  • You have a solid under­stand­ing of concepts such Design Thinking or Lean Startup.
  • You know how to trans­late busi­ness require­ments into the­or­et­ical and tech­nical con­cepts and you have great com­mu­nic­a­tion skills.
  • You have strong organ­isa­tional skills and can inde­pend­ently driv­e your own pro­jects.
  • You feel com­fort­able with Python for basic data ana­lysis and data pro­cessing tasks.
  • You are a quick learner and find it easy to assess com­plex prob­lems, which you solve in a struc­tured and prag­matic man­ner.
  • You are flu­ent in Eng­lish and have excellent communication skills.

Additional nice-to-have skills that will be an advantage:

  • You have knowledge in tasks tracking and knowledge sharing tools such as Redmine, Confluence, Jira, Trello or similar.
  • You have some experience with agile software development using machine learning concepts, computer vision algorithms, android mobile development or embedded systems.

We don’t expect anyone to check all these boxes mentioned above! If a few of these points apply to you, we definitely want to talk!

What we offer

We are committed to having a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as a flat organizational structure which promotes open communication. We value new opinions and ideas from all members of our team and foster a culture where we all learn from each other. We celebrate people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We encourage active participation in our design, innovation and development process. And of course we offer free drinks and snacks and flexible working time because we aim to create the working environment that we envision for ourselves, for everyone at Peregrine.

— Notes on working at Peregrine in times of COVID-19 —

The health of our team and their families has top priority. That’s why we have been choosing to work from home since mid of March 2020. Even more today, we want to enable the entire team to easily collaborate remotely as well as meet up for virtual social events.

Do you want to empower teams to build a safer and more sustainable mobility ecosystem for all using video analytics with us?

Please send your application and CV to jobs@peregrine.ai.

Contact details

Dr. Steffen Heinrich
Co-founder and CEO


Peregrine Technologies GmbH
Saarstr. 20a
12161 Berlin

jobs@peregrine.ai