Product Owner

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Product Owner

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

the best possible product

FULL-TIME · DELFT

Join us in our mission to turn the growing congestion issues that come with fast paced urbanisation into a sustainable and economic opportunity.

Company and customers

Always wondered if the delivery of packets at home can be improved? As a Planning Service Provider we enable companies and organizations to dynamically plan the distribution of goods in the most efficient way possible.

We do this for customers in the pick-up and delivery sector in the Benelux and are expanding rapidly across the world. To make it very simple, we help them deal with the increasing amount of online orders and demanding customers who want their purchases delivered within a day, at a specific time slot and location…and even change it last minute.

Team and product

Our team of passionate and super smart ex-rocket Scientists, optimization Algorithm Engineers, Data Engineers, Developers, Testers, Designers solve complex mobility challenges by shaping the new standard for planning. At the core of our planning services are our dynamic planning algorithms, predictive models using huge amounts of static planning data and real time routing data. All is delivered via an API, so logistic companies across the world can easily integrate and configure it to meet their planning needs.

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

We are looking for a Product Owner who will lead the development of our planning services used by pick and delivery companies across the world. You will define how product quality is measured and make sure we work actively on increasing performance and building the right features. You will be joining the Product team, working closely with the Product Manager, Engineers, Service Designers and Delivery teams. Together you make sure that you are building the best possible product.

Key responsibilities

What does that mean and what is expected of you? Well, we are looking for someone who:

  • manages the backlog of the product team: defines what gets done and prioritises based on business values and demand together with the product managers
  • gathers feedback about specific needs by communicating with internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis and using this information to improve the products
  • coordinates an efficient and self-organising team with high velocity
  • regularly interfaces with Customer Success and Delivery teams, keeping them up to date on releases, new developments and major changes
  • holds demos of new features, products and improvements together with your team and stakeholders
  • matures 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.

We are only interested in individual applications, recruitment agencies need not contact us concerning this vacancy.