Overview

We are looking for a Product Manager to join our Product & Engineering team. This is a highly collaborative role that requires a passion for products, effective & consistent communication with all team members, and personal integrity for building mutual trust and respect.

As a Product Manager you will:
– Contribute to the product vision, strategy and road map for the product
– Prepare product requirements and specifications documents
– Gather, manage, and prioritize requirements from different stakeholders
– Bring customer to the table by articulating customer needs and pains
– Putting yourself in the skin of a customer and never stop thinking about how to make the product even better and easier to use
– Coordinate assistance from other teams (design, engineering, sales, marketing)
– Communicate closely with all team members and stakeholders
– Develop the business case for new products and improvements to existing products
– Identify the market opportunities

 

REQUIREMENTS
The ideal candidate will excel at the following:
– Understanding product development lifecycle
– Ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
– Understanding both business strategy and execution
– Knowing to define success, for the customer and the product, by prioritizing doing what is right over doing what is easy
– Working effectively with engineers, participating in things like bug prioritization and scoping meetings
– Problem-solving skills and dealing with uncertainty and unknown situations
– Demonstrated ability to think strategically and act tactically
– Confidence presenting and regularly reporting on initiatives across all levels of the organization

Additional skills needed:
– Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, start-up environment
– Positive “no excuses” attitude
– Strong written and verbal communication
– Good interpersonal skills
– Analytics and troubleshooting skills
– Time management skills
– Business skills

BENEFITS

The right candidate for this position should be located near Ptuj, Slovenia. We offer competitive compensation and access to co-working spaces throughout the world with a well-stocked kitchen full of cold drinks, fresh fruit, and snacks. However, since our team and customer base is distributed globally across several countries with concentrations of team members in Slovenia (Ptuj and Ljubljana), US (Boston, MA) and Serbia (Novi Sad), this is an opportunity to work in a company with a flexible schedule and location.