Product Owner

  • Full-time
  • Vienna, Austria


Product owner

About 9amHealth

Today’s healthcare system fails many of us living with chronic conditions. It is unnecessarily difficult to get medical advice, prescriptions, and labs. With how far technology has come, it’s time to modernize and digitize healthcare.9amHealth is redesigning healthcare for the consumer to be easy, affordable, and kind. We focus on people living with chronic conditions such as diabetes, prediabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol and are creating a unified digital care experience. Our service will be individualized for each patient, incredibly convenient and kind, and offered at affordable prices even without insurance. The experienced 9amHealth founding team worked together previously to build a company that is now used by over 4 million people with diabetes worldwide, has more than 200 employees, and was acquired by Roche in 2017.

Join our passionate, growing team and help us revolutionize diabetes care.

The Role

We are looking for a Product Owner with passion, an analytical and growth mindset, and of course really good organizational skills. Our new Product Owner should translate our strategic goals into actionable tasks and priorities for their team and align them with the other development streams. He/she/they should be able to scope out an MVP of an idea, check its performance, and base iterations and improvements on the learnings and metrics. We are searching for a team player, who likes to find the best solutions in collaboration with their whole development team.


  • You manage and coordinate one of our cross-functional product teams, consisting of Designer, Frontend- and Backend Engineers, and Quality Assurance
  • 3+ years of experience as a Product Owner/Manager
  • You are familiar with Scrum project management, methodologies, and tools (e.g. Jira or Asana), including backlog management and sprint planning
  • Experimental mindset: Something isn’t working, let’s try a new way! “Failing” is just another lesson learned!
  • You have a strong customer empathy and experience shaping products based on customer needs
  • You can work in a fast-paced startup environment. Previous experience working at a startup is definitely good to have
  • You are detail-oriented and data-driven. Your love to base your decisions on facts and numbers and like to dig into the data
  • You are an analytical and strategic thinker, with strong communication skills
  • You go above and beyond to identify the smallest, but a high-impact solution for any problem
  • You are able to work both with technical teams (engineering, QA) and commercial people (marketing, sales)
  • You are a hands-on doer who doesn't need to be told what to do, but who is proactively taking on what needs to be done
  • Good team spirit and keeping your team motivated are key to you! Celebrating even small achievements together is obvious ;)
  • You thrive to help our customers live a better life

The following are a plus:

  • Experience working with a globally-distributed team.
  • Previously worked in the healthcare sector


What we have to offer

  • Being a crucial part of building a meaningful service with the potential to improve the lives of millions of people around the world
  • Joining the exciting environment of a startup with highly experienced founders that have successfully built businesses before
  • Gaining lots of insights into healthcare systems around the world and the ability to directly connect with users and business partners
  • Fostering a mindset of constant learning, building, and improvement of all parts of the patient experience
  • Leveraging a brand new product and small, flexible team with lots of opportunities to shape technology, infrastructure, culture, and ways of working
  • Sites in San Diego, California, and Vienna, Austria with people from all over the world
  • Competitive compensation packages, plus the option to participate in the company’s stock options program
  • We value the diversity of perspectives and seek to build an inclusive workplace that welcomes people from all different backgrounds. Let’s do good and have some fun!
  • We are a group of people that want to build an amazing sustainable growing business but are always prioritizing kindness to one another and the need to do good globally

The Product Owner position is a full-time position based in Vienna, Austria. Our office is in the heart of the city with tons of really nice (lunch) restaurants around. Hybrid work is possible, but regular office visits are key. Do not hesitate to hit the apply button and we are looking forward to hearing from you!