Product Owner

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Product Owner

You refine complex features, improve performance and are committed to developing 

the best possible product. 


Hi there! We are Calendar42, thought leaders in the field of planning and mobility.

We plan.


Always the best match. Data driven, real-time, smart and logical.

What we do

At Calendar42 we develop algorithms for planning and mobility optimisation. This translates into a diversity of services that among other improve travel information, optimise trip planning for field organisations and simplify matchmaking of skilled workers.

The C42 platform enables organisations to continuously improve their (logistic) value chain by applying advanced algorithms to business processes that contain any form of planning. Our platform is actually the back-end of the back-end of our clients software. At the same time, due to the versatility of our team, we are a full service partner that creates, develops and rolls out end-to-end solutions.

We are active in various business markets including construction, temporary staffing industry, healthcare, public transportation, events and festivals industry, government, delivery services, insurance and financial services.

We thank our knowledge and results to an international team of highly skilled professionals. These people are part of an ambitious, inquisitive and curious team in a growing organisation. Our team currently exists of 25 developers, UX designers and operational support staff.

Our workplace

We work in an inspiring open office in Delft, nearby the city centre. Our open and ambitious culture is endorsed by several aspects that we have incorporated in our work habits, like:

  • Daily healthy lunch with the team
  • Weekly team meetings
  • Monthly team meeting with input from all teams
  • Quarterly team building activities or outings
  • Regular afterwork drinks and activities
  • Office masseuse
  • Yoga class

Your mission

Refine complex features with the engineering & service design team and iterate them; We are looking for a Product Owner who can supplement our team by defining how product quality is measured and making sure we work actively on increasing performance and building the right features, so he or she can contribute to our ultimate goal: making lives easier by (un)planning the future. You will be joining the Product team, working closely with Engineers, Service Design and Delivery teams. Together you make sure that you are building the best possible product.

Key responsibilities

  • Managing the backlog of the product team: defining what gets done and prioritizing based on business values and demand together with the product managers;
  • Gathering feedback about specific needs by communicating with internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis and using this information to improve the products;
  • Coordinate an efficient and self-organising team with high velocity;
  • Regular interfacing with Customer Success and Delivery teams, keeping them up to date on releases, new developments and major changes;
  • Demo of new features, products and improvements together with your team and stakeholders;
  • Mature Product Owner practice and expand the team together with the Product Manager.

Experience & knowledge

  • 5+ years experience in Product Ownership/Management, Product Design, or in a similar role;
  • Master’s degree in Design, Management, Engineering or equivalent;
  • Experience with Software as a Service, API first solutions or B2B Software companies;
  • Able to manage and balance expectations for both the team and the stakeholders;
  • Strong speaking and written communication skills in Dutch and English;
  • Experience with agile methodology;
  • Proactive and gets things done.

It would be great if you could share your product portfolio with us.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.