Senior Product Owner

twago – 10 years of talent and counting…

twago is the leading platform for online work in Europe and stands for “Teamwork Across Global Offices”.  The company was founded in 2009 in Berlin, Europe’s new digital mecca, with a mission to revolutionize the global modern workplace by promoting teamwork across global offices and inspiring individuals and companies worldwide to find, hire and collaborate with experts online. In 2016, twago was acquired by Randstad Holding to operate as a stand-alone entity while taking full advantage of the expertise and knowledge offered by our mother company.

twago offers two world-class products: an online freelance platform twago marketplace and an enterprise solution twago talent pool which was launched in 2018.

On twago marketplace, our B2C product, individuals or companies of all sizes find the experts they need for projects, and freelancers and agencies find work and grow their businesses. There are over 530,000 experts using the platform to find projects, and we have generated over €400,000,000 in project volume since our inception.

On twago talent pool, our B2B2C product, we combine the latest HR and Marketing automation technology with a human touch. We aim to build and nurture long-term relationships with in-demand talent. Therefore twago offers fully client branded white-label or talent aggregating solutions to engage and manage curated talent pools, realizing the maximum benefit of a client’s external workforce going far beyond cost-savings, compliance, and quality.

We work with the newest methodologies in growth hacking, agile development and have a strong marketing automation focus. Our team of over thirty talented individuals comes from ten different countries.

Job Description

Are you looking for a challenging job where you can make a difference by contributing to the success of a newly launched product? Are you full of ambition and eager to change the world of online work with us? If working in a start-up atmosphere excites you, twago is the right place for you! 

We are looking for you! Join us in our Berlin office today!

Your role as Senior Product Owner

  • Shape and influence the product roadmap based on our product vision in close collaboration with the Head of Product and Design and the rest of the product team
  • Use user research, usage and trends to improve, re-design and re-think the product experience 
  • Translate and prioritise insights, and client, user and business needs into explicit technical specifications for the products
  • Define what success looks like, while tracking our KPI’s, evaluating and interpreting data to make user centric decision
  • Manage the product backlog and make sure the team is always working on the right things
  • Facilitate a productive and agile development process together with the engineering counterparts
  • Lead product integration operations in collaboration with other stakeholders
  • Foster a culture of open communication and transparency, as well as knowledge sharing across the team either written or spoken

Qualifications

What you should bring in

  • Successfully finished studies of computer science, economics, or any related technical discipline
  • 5+ years experience in product management with a solid track record of developing and launching successful products, ideally in the HR-Tech industry
  • Experience working in a scrum set up 
  • Strong analytical mind with a profound understanding of technical implementation requirements
  • Usability is not a concept for you but a religion
  • Proven ability to successfully own a product end-to-end, preferably with experience in online marketplaces or relevant online markets
  • Ability to synthesize customer insights, quantitative and qualitative data, and business strategy into product concepts and requirements
  • Ability to speak and convince business stakeholders and clients
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Very good command of SQL, Google Analytics, and SAP Fieldglass or similar knowledge is a plus
  • Very strong passion for tech
  • Team player

Additional Information

What’s in it for you

  • Working for Europe’s largest online platform for freelance work
  • Working alongside an experienced, enthusiastic and international team of 30 professionals
  • Competitive salary and very attractive office in the heart of Berlin (Kreuzberg) 
  • A fantastic opportunity to learn, do more outside of your current comfort zone and grow
  • Opportunity to bring in and realize your own ideas 
  • Fresh fruits, drinks, free company lunch and BBQ whenever you are in a grilling mood!

Become a part of our team!

If you feel ready for this, send us your application for this “Senior Product Owner” position with your availability, salary expectations and a link to your current online portfolio to join-our-team@twago.com or by using the link below:

Apply now

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About twago10 years of talent and counting…

twago is the leading platform for online work in Europe and stands for “Teamwork Across Global Offices”. The company was founded in 2009 in Berlin, Europe’s new digital mecca, with a mission to revolutionize the global modern workplace by promoting teamwork across global offices and inspiring individuals and companies worldwide to find, hire and collaborate with experts online. In 2016, twago was acquired by Randstad Holding to operate as a stand-alone entity while taking full advantage of the expertise and knowledge offered by our mother company.

twago offers two world-class products: an online freelance platform twago marketplace and an enterprise solution twago talent pool which was launched in 2018.

On twago marketplace, our B2C product, individuals or companies of all sizes find the experts they need for projects, and freelancers and agencies find work and grow their businesses. There are over 530,000 experts using the platform to find projects, and we have generated over €400,000,000 in project volume since our inception.