Product Manager, Core Services Team, (m/f)

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Product Manager, Core Services Team, who wants to make a difference.

Berlin, Germany

Engineering

Online since May 24, 2017

 

Your opportunity...

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic Product Manager for our Core Services team. This team is being expanded to build high-quality core foundational services for use by all our platforms like image serving, geo-location, authentication & registration, etc.

 

The ideal candidate will help craft the strategy and own the execution for building a best in class geo-location service. We believe marketplaces is becoming a hyper local game, and understanding and improving various technology and product solutions linked to geo-location will empower you to make a positive impact on our customers in 40+ markets.

 

..at OLX Group

OLX Group is amongst the largest user-facing platforms in the world with 300M users monthly. OLX exists to bring together users to sell and buy (used) goods and services quickly and easily. Our mission is to create a better world by bringing people together for win-win exchanges. Sellers win. Buyers win. Communities win. Earth wins. And in the end, OLX wins. You can win, too. Being part of something special. In an open culture that encourages own initiatives, growth and entrepreneurial spirit. Sharing the same values.

At OLX we have a clear ambition - to create a better world. We empower people to make the difference and we’re always looking for great people to help us do just that.



Responsibilities

  • Own and deliver success on business goals for location services, by conceptualizing and executing on a compelling roadmap
  • Collaborate and interface with operational teams around the world to ascertain priorities/needs for location services
  • Identify the current gaps in our suite of location solutions as well as the problems customers are looking to solve with location sensitive elements
  • Synthesize insights and direction from user research, analytics data and strategic conversations
  • Drive a rapid iteration cycle
  • Develop a method for assessing product and per iteration success as well as adding process to maximize success



Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Product Manager
  • Location focused Product Management experience
  • Experience in delivering products “as a service”
  • Experience developing customer facing product
  • Strong web analytics and/or SQL experience
  • Outstanding communication and organizational skills
  • Thrive in fast paced environments that changes occur frequently
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Software/Web Development experience in any area are a huge plus
  • Ability to work in an English-speaking environment

 

What can you expect from us and what do we offer?

  • Contributing to the global Naspers Classifieds success
  • International career and travel opportunities
  • Work with an international team of top product managers and engineers learning from one another
  • A budget for conference and education
  • Competitive salary and great benefits
  • Home Office possibilities
  • Company Mobile phone for business use
  • Any tool you might need MacBook Pro, Notebook, PC
  • Great office location around the corner from Berlin Hauptbahnhof

 

Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!

It’s great that you want to apply for this role! Thank you for taking the time. Below, you will find our standard application form that we would like you to use. Once you hit the submit button, your application will be stored in our talent database. Once we’ve had a look, we will get back to you. You can expect our feedback within the next one to two weeks. Sometimes it can take a bit longer but you can be assured that we will get back to you no matter what.

 

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