(Senior) Product Manager (m/f) for one of our Ventures in Munich

Matmatch is an ambitious new corporate venture in the materials science space - a platform that connects engineers, product designers and procurement teams with the best materials and suppliers for their job. It will soon become the largest publicly accessible database of material property information and a one-of-a-kind startup. 

We are based out of central Munich with the aim to become the go-to-platform for all material related needs of customers all over the world. We are putting together a multicultural star team of smart and curious individuals, with a diverse mix of experiences across materials science, startups, and enterprise businesses.

Key responsibilities and duties

  • Identify user pain points and create digital solutions to improve customer experience
  • Develop feature concepts and definitions
  • Gather and manage product feedback and own backlog
  • Distill the features down to what is desirable, viable and feasible
  • Develop, monitor and report product KPIs
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to scope, design, concept test and deliver innovative solutions
  • Communicate progress to stakeholders including C-level management

Requirements and desired skills

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution in a technical or business discipline
  • An MBA or other advanced degree (preferred)
  • A background in material science or engineering is not required
  • Permission to work in the EU / Germany

  • min. 2-3 years of experience as a Product or Project Manager at a digital-first company (eCommerce preferred)
  • Experience with the end-to-end eCommerce funnel
  • A demonstrated and focused desire to build products and services that customers love 
  • Ability to thrive in a highly intellectually-demanding environment
  • The ability to manage time and schedules to meet deadlines and influence through persuasive written and verbal communication
  • Experience collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Working knowledge of agile development methodologies
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills
  • A diligent attention to detail and strong technical intuition

  • Experience with data-driven product management (e.g. Google Analytics) (preferred)
  • Experience with UX topics and ability to develop concepts autonomously (e.g. customer journeys) (preferred)

What can you expect?

  • Be part of a new dynamic team and shape the future right from the beginning starting August 2017
  • Join a well-funded start-up venture backed by a large corporation
  • Receive an attractive package that balances work and life in the boom town of Munich, Germany

By joining Matmatch you will benefit from the support of a large corporation combined with the dynamic spirit of a start-up. You’ll help shape the go-to knowledge platform for the people that engineer the world around you. 

Apply here: https://jobs.lever.co/matmatch/9b9d38f0-4abe-47f6-9b98-52a37ff0363c
We look forward to talking to you!

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