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2021-07-22 Spread Group Full-time Leipzig SN Gießerstraße 27 04229 Germany

(Senior) Product Owner (f/m/d) Personalization Services

Our personalization department makes printing ideas on anything, for any occasion, easy and enjoyable for customers who like to express themselves. From Spreadshirt’s Customize tool to the experience around it, we are behind Spread Group’s most profitable customer facing product. We constantly grow by understanding and adapting to customers’ needs. Our team simplifies the process of combining products, design and occasion for the best possible result. Our mission is to streamline the user journey without compromising customers’ options. We optimize our impact in close collaboration with other departments. Our work is strategically important, driving long-term success for a growing company. 

New finishing techniques are being introduced and new target groups are about to be conquered – do you want to be the one rethinking how the entire personalization eco-system at Spread Group works? Then join us!

Become responsible for one of our flagship products, turn something that is highly complex into something easy and fun to use. Your mission: Deliver the best customization experience possible to hundreds of thousands of people who care about self-expression in various ways.

Your responsibilities

  • You will become part of an interdisciplinary team of user research specialists, designers and engineers
  • Together, you will develop your product according to agile processes
  • Where there is a product backlog, there needs to be a product vision – it’s up to you to articulate it and pave the way to reach the vision
  • You create your roadmap based on company, business and product development goals. Plus, you manage and prioritize your team’s backlog
  • Your key stakeholders are keen on exchanging ideas, market research and analyses with you
  • You team up with your co-workers from Customer Service, Production, User Research, Web Analytics and Controlling to make data-driven decisions and closely monitor the impact
  • You understand and articulate the trade-offs between tactical customer needs and strategic features

Learn more about working as a Product Owner at Spread Group in this interview.

Your profile

  • You have 3+ years of product management experience with a consistent track record of delivering impact in customer facing products
  • You prefer teamwork and thrive in an environment of diverse perspectives – because you are passionate about understanding them
  • At the same time, you know when to stand up for what is right, to make data-based decisions and to take responsibility
  • You challenge the status quo
  • Your interest in smooth customer journeys and valuable outcome outweighs your interest in pure performance optimization and short-term output
  • You think beyond conversion rate and know how to translate after sales results back to the customer facing frontend
  • Transparent communication with and expectation management towards a broad range of individuals, from senior management to engineers to marketeers is what you do best
  • Before you answer questions about “When?” and “How?” you figure out the “Why?”

We value diversity at Spread Group. We are proud of and continue to encourage the increasing diversity of our company culture and community. Your skills, talents, and experience are our focus no matter your age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital or disability status.

We offer

  • High levels of responsibility and career development opportunities
  • Continuous training with workshops and conferences
  • Flexible working hours and a highly motivated team
  • Fabulous offices with roof terraces, fresh fruit, drinks, PlayStation corner, table tennis and of course, a whole lot of t-shirts!
  • A creative and informal working atmosphere
  • For more insights into the daily life of Spread Group, please visit us on kununu and Instagram

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably online via our career portal in English or German or in the form of a PDF document to jobs@spreadgroup.com. Please state reference number V00-1376 and don't forget to let us know about salary expectations and your earliest starting date.

P.S.: We love creative CVs, a can-do attitude and fresh perspectives. We want characters full of ideas and drive--no matter how old you are, where you come from or what you're all about. Show us what you're made of!

We would like to fill this position without support of staffing agencies.

Josephine Woermann

Josephine Woermann

Recruiting Specialist

WHAT WE OFFER

Diversity

Diversity

We believe inclusivity is essential – and act on it. We celebrate coming from 43 different countries, are proud of having 52% women in leadership roles and are thankful for our shared experiences.
Feel-Good Benefits

Feel-Good Benefits

It’s not all fresh fruit and free drinks (but we have those too). Our feel-good efforts strengthen our culture and encourage networking and cross-departmental collaboration.
Modern Work Life

Modern Work Life

Regardless of place or time zone – digital work is the standard. Our global productivity is fueled by OKRs, agile management and flat hierarchies.
Transparency

Transparency

We keep our employees in-the-know. We’re radically transparent about our growth, revenue (currently $146 million), profit, future plans and achievements.
Respect

Respect

We believe in respecting our planet, new ideas and each other. With leadership based on mutual respect: We want your input from day one, whatever your role.
Flexibility

Flexibility

Interested in remote or part-time work in a leadership role? Need to leave early to pick up your kids? We see you, let’s talk about it.