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Product Lead

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich

About us
Matmatch is a materials search platform that connects engineers and material suppliers through the most comprehensive materials database in the world. We enable engineers, product designers and procurement teams to find the best materials and suppliers for their job. On the supplier-side, Matmatch provides an exciting new channel to generate qualified leads, promote materials and gain market insight. We are based out of central Munich with the aim to become the go-to-platform for all material related needs of customers all over the world. We are a multicultural team of smart and curious individuals, with a diverse mix of experience across materials science, startups, and enterprise businesses.

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Key responsibilities
We are looking for a talented Product Lead to join our team, working with other disciplines to develop best-in-class products and solutions.  

This individual’s responsibilities include: 
  • Own all product-related decisions and efforts 
  • Plan and prioritise product feature backlog and development for the product 
  • Ensure that the team always has a prioritised and prepared task to work on 
  • Research and analyse market, the users, and the roadmap for the product 
  • Validate product ideas early with a hypothesis driven approach 
  • Communicate with diverse stakeholders and manage expectations 
  • Having the company goals in sight, monitor and define product-related KPIs  
  • Guide an experienced product team of UX Design and UX Research. 
  • Host internal co-creation workshops using creative frameworks like design thinking, design sprints etc. 
  • Engage and communicate with engineers and companies from the materials industry 
What we offer
  • The chance to get on board with a young and growing company 
  • An exciting role in which you will have a significant impact on the company’s future 
  • A strong multicultural team and a dynamic environment 
  • Flat hierarchies and a “speak-up” mentality where different perspectives are valued 
  • Competitive salaries 
  • Apple equipment and modern Tools for communication like Slack and GitLab 
  • Free German classes 
  • Individual training budget to support your further career development 
  • Regular team events 
  • And much more…
What we are looking for
  • 5+ years of experience in product management roles building and launching successful digital products 
  • A business or technical degree 
  • Background in materials science is a plus 
  • Experience leading a team 
  • Proven experience in eliciting requirements, creating user stories, test cases, and wireframes 
  • Well versed in defining roadmaps and collaborating with teams that employ agile/scrum software development methodologies 
  • Strong consensus and relationship-building skills, with experience managing resources across different functions of an organisation 
  • Motivation to change a global key industry 
  • Ability to craft clear, compelling recommendations supported by strong analysis and business logic, and articulate them to the organisation to gain support for recommendations 

Your application

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