Senior Product Manager, Search & Personalization

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Senior Product Manager, Search & Personalization who wants to make a difference.

Rio de Janeiro, Brasil


Online since Jun 18, 2018

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager, Search & Personalization in our great office in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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OLX Brazil is already one of the biggest internet consumer brands and the leading marketplace in Brazil. Our app is among the most downloaded in the country and millions of people sold and bought goods worth more than $30 billions in 2017 in our marketplace.

Running the biggest marketplace in Brazil in fast growth is a very exciting challenge. That’s why we are now looking for a Senior Product Manager to build superior buyer experience and help people discover easily relevant and interesting content on OLX. OLX

At OLX Group we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?


Why OLX Group?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, among others.

The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.

Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe. 


Current Areas of Emphasis (2018) 

  • Marketplace liquidity growth 
  • Category Verticalization - building experiences that satisfy category specific needs 
  • Drive wider adoption of Machine Learning & narrow AI to improve user experience (personalisation, content discovery, user action anticipation) 
  • Drive forward our understanding and vision of how buying Used Goods, Cars & Real Estate should evolve (user needs, technologies, macro-trends, business models)



  • Core search & Content Discovery experience
  • Personalisation & Recommendation Products
  • Location experience
  • Vertical Category experience (differentiating product based on a specific category needs like Car buyer etc)


Core Responsibilities

As Senior Product Manager you will report to the CPO and will be based in Rio de Janeiro. 

You will work together in a multidisciplinary team comprised of data analysts, UX/UI designers and developers. You will also work in close cooperation with the Data Science and Advertising team.

Your responsabilities will include:

  • Manage the full product lifecycle
  • Set the product strategy for search and content discovery (including personalisation and content recommendation experience)
  • Develop deep understanding of OLX Buyers, how they discover content and what they consider attractive high-quality content
  • Set the product strategy for each category vertical (like Cars, Services, Furniture etc)
  • Establish product goals & OKRs and map them to initiatives and product hypotheses
  • Drive product development with a team of world-class engineers and designers
  • Validate product features qualitatively & quantitatively (user research, prototypes validation, A/B tests)
  • Own set of business, user, product quality and stability KPIs; Monitor, analyse and turn quantitative insights into product optimisations
  • Create, share & communicate extensively product vision, strategy, roadmap/backlog & progress and results of initiatives


What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • Bachelor in a related quantitative or computer discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Data Science, Machine Learning)
  • Large experience in product management or related
  • Technical background or experience with tech/data product development (desirable)
  • Advanced English and Portuguese is optional
  • Experience with search, personalization and content recommendation is a plus
  • Be passionate about challenge



Search, Personalization, Recommendation, Discovery, Product Manager, Product Owner, Product Management, Machine Learning.

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