Product Owner (Catalog Team)

About us

Softonic publishes Softonic.com, the leading global software and app discovery destination, offering the most complete selection of software and apps across hundreds of categories. The European company with one of the largest online audiences, and currently holds 40th position worldwide with more than 100 million unique monthly users who generate more than 4 million daily downloads on Softonic.com.

About the position 

Softonic.com is a download portal with 100.000+ apps and 70M monthly users. We are looking for a Product Owner for our Catalog Team with principal focus to drive growth with catalog automation initiatives and by further developing the key  micro services which are the backbone of our product, as well as maintaining the Catalog CMS used by editors and freelancers worldwide to manage the app reviews and catalog data.  

REQUIREMENTS 

Key responsibilities 

  • Implement and Improve the products you own and optimize for value delivered.
  • Play a leading role in your owned products, working closely with the main stakeholders, the Engineers and the rest of the Product Team. 
  • Work together with the Product Team and the stakeholders to define the product strategy and the roadmap.
  • Define and be accountable for the Product Objectives (OKRs) products you own.
  • Plan and prioritize your product backlog following the principles of agile frameworks (Scrum or Kanban). 
  • Ensure the Engineering Team knows and understands what are the priorities and articulate detailed and excellent user stories for them.
  • Follow a data-driven approach to Product Management and Product Development by developing, monitoring and reporting product KPIs.
  • Plan and analyze A/B tests to improve the product main KPIs. 
  • Communicate and influence in order to assure the alignment of product roadmap with the main stakeholders’ needs, market requirements and the overall Company strategy. 
  • Be a Lean champion: follow a “fail fast” culture of innovation within our products, implementing agile principles into every aspect of the product life cycle. 
  • Stay ahead of Industry trends and inform the business with relevant news and best practices.

Minimum experience and qualifications 

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in an Internet-based company.
  • Proven prior experience working smoothly with Engineering teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good understanding of the Tech environment or digital landscape. 
  • Experience using JIRA or a similar agile product management tool. 
  • Experience in A/B testing at scale.
  • Experience in Data Analytics (like GA, QlikView, Kibana,...)
  • High level of English.

Why Softonic? Discover more....

  • https://hello.softonic.com/why...

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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