Product Owner

Product Owner

At Drops

Date Posted: 03 June, 2021

Location: Europe Only, TELECOMMUTE

Hello there!

Do you have a soft spot for profitable companies with a meaningful, globally used and loved product? Would you like to work within a compact, super-capable team in a refreshing work environment? Would you like to work on an application that is changing the way we learn and communicate? You might just be the perfect fit for our new Product Owner opportunity here at Drops!

About us:

Our goal at Drops is to ensure effective language learning through a delightful, seamless, gamified experience. We strive to be the #1 app for vocabulary learning and weʼre very much on the way there! Our app has been live on the App Store for over 4 years, covering 41 languages, serving 25 million users across the globe and has been featured on both the App Store (App of the Day) and Play Store (App of the Year in 2018). Drops has been featured by TechCrunch, FastCo, Forbes, CNN, Bloomberg, VentureBeat and many more. In short, weʼre a tiny but very powerful team spread mostly across Europe, achieving great things the remote way! The founders are involved in everyday implementation, strategy and support, working with the team on innovative ideas to shift the needle in the language learning space. Check us out and see what you think: http://drops.app.link/

 

What you’ll be working on
  • Work with the Head of Product and the Drops team to define and develop the product vision, strategy, and roadmap
  • Assume Product Owner role in our cross-functional team; manage the product backlog, create actionable user stories and focus on adding value to our users
  • Contribute to product development efforts while aligning with milestones on the user acquisition side of the business
  • Work closely with engineers, designers, QA testers and content managers on improving the user journey
  • Utilise design and data capabilities to drive groundbreaking product additions
  • Help refine product development processes and tools
  • Gather and manage product feedback through surveys, concept testing, analytics tools, and A/B testing
  • Monitor and report on product metrics to ensure highest impact prioritisation
  • Collaborate closely with our commercial team to hit the growth targets

Requirements

What you’ll bring along
  • 3+ years experience in product management in an agile environment
  • Demonstrated desire to build digital products that customers will love
  • Experience driving an agile product development process, facilitate sprint ceremonies and work in cross-functional teams
  • Self organising and excellent communicator
  • Experience with metrics focused approach to measuring success
  • Comfortable working alone and autonomously in remote environment
  • Experience working with engineering and technical leadership
  • Hands-on can-do approach combined with strategic wiring
  • Bonus points for experience in: Education, B2B, product marketing, UX/UI, user testing language learning or gamification
  • Fluency in English is a must

Benefits

Perks:

  • 🌍 All the perks of remote working
  • 👥 An awesomely compact 24 person team
  • 🧠 Yearly educational allowance
  • 💪 Fitness allowance
  • 💻 High-end Apple hardware and ergonomic accessories
  • 🏖 36 days of holiday per year
  • ✈️ Quarterly team gathering somewhere in the world (Amsterdam, Iceland, Lisbon and Budapest were previous locations) - Once we can move freely of course
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