IT Demand Manager (d/f/m)

Business Unit:  Ottobock SE & Co. KGaA

Duderstadt, DE, 37115 Berlin, DE, 10405

Contract Type:  regular
Contact Person:  Katharina Nolte
Contact Information:
Job ID:  6854

Summary Statement


Global IT is the central partner of the global Ottobock business - we see ourselves as an enabler and provide the entire portfolio of infrastructure and applications to make the business even more successful. We are looking for an IT Demand Manager (d/f/m) who is a translator and coordinator with strong communication and organizational skills to develop sustainable and feasible IT solution concepts from the requirements of our specialist departments.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Derivation and detailed description of IT requirements or desired changes
  • Development of technical IT solution concepts in coordination with the specialist departments, external service providers, business process consultants, application managers, enterprise architecture, IT compliance/information security, data privacy, procurement and legal
  • Determining the effort and costs of the desired solution, risk assessment and preparation of the approval decision
  • Managing the use of internal and external resources in relation to the reliable provision of services, including the resolution of critical issues 
  • Coordination and prioritization of IT requirements in close coordination with the specialist departments and central IT managers



  • Successfully completed studies in the field of business informatics, other relevant subjects or comparable qualification
  • Several years of international professional experience in the areas of demand management and project coordination
  • Knowledge of solution architecture with a holistic view of business solutions 
  • Solid IT knowledge and process understanding of the business side 
  • Confident handling of appropriate communication and documentation tools 
  • Strong understanding of service combined with results-oriented thinking and assertiveness 
  • Strong communication and assertiveness skills, willingness to deal with conflict and customer orientation, strategic and tactical planning skills and ability to work in a team
  • High level of motivation to find solutions to professional and technical problems quickly, jointly and adequately
  • Business fluent German and good English skills



  • Attractive remuneration incl. bonus and 30 days vacation
  • Flexible & family-friendly working time models (incl. option for mobile working and home office)
  • Individual personnel development and further training through Ottobock Academy as well as external training and further education opportunities
  • An open corporate culture with regular team events and an exciting international working environment
  • Corporate benefits, health management offers as well as many more benefits that await you at Ottobock

Diversity at Ottobock

For us, the focus is on treating each other with respect and enjoying our work. We value diversity and therefore expressly welcome all applications regardless of gender, age, nationality, disability, ethnicity and social origin, religious beliefs or sexual orientation. This includes special consideration for severely disabled individuals with equal suitability.

Your future at Ottobock

Ottobock's products and services in the areas of Prosthetics, NeuroMobility, Patient Care, Exoskeletons developed by 'SUITX by Ottobock' and Business Solutions ensure independence and quality of life when personal mobility is restricted. With over 9,000 employees in almost 60 countries, our company is the world market leader in technical orthopedics.

Your ideas and commitment will inspire your colleagues and staff, and will further the interests of Ottobock. Be part of a dynamic, growing company with flat hierarchies. We offer a richly diverse field of work, individual development opportunities and extensive qualification programs in our Ottobock Academy.

Please only apply via our online job portal at Please quote the Job-ID for the position in question, and also state your earliest starting date. We look forward to receiving your application!