Product Manager - Technical, B2B, SaaS

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland | Product Development | Full-time

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Product Manager - Technical, B2B, SaaS

  

Are you a product person, tech savvy and ready for a new challenge in a leading Swiss PropTech start-up with global growth track-record? Then apply now and become part of our mission!

Locatee is the leading workplace analytics solution that transforms complex data into space utilisation insight. Developed with a strong focus and a deep understanding of the corporate real estate challenges facing the modern world of work, Locatee empowers companies to make decisions about your business buildings with confidence. 

We are looking for a Technical Product Manager who will take a leading role in further enhancing and building our workplace analytics solution. You will be responsible for the data ingestion and processing components of our application.

The ideal candidate has a computer science degree and moved from a software development role to product management. 

What you will do

  • Interact with external and internal stakeholders to identify functional and technical requirements for new feature developments
  • Work closely with the Head of Product & Head of Engineering in driving the company vision forward 
  • Take the Product Owner responsibility in the Platform Scrum team
  • Create and maintain a product roadmap based on user needs, business requirements and technical constraints 
  • Develop an appropriate business case to justify development efforts 
  • Communicate product benefits to customers (product demonstrations) and to internal stakeholders
  • Define high quality user stories, feature specifications and prioritize the backlog (constantly iterate and measure)
  • Support in designing and executing PoC
  • Work closely with the development team to manage product life-cycle from concept to delivery.

What you bring

  • Proven history of successful SaaS product management: from product discovery to agile development and delivery
  • Ability to move from high-level strategy to detailed execution
  • You have a very good understanding of web product development and architectures, ideally some experience with Java, SQL and Cloud-native technologies
  • A basic understanding of common Data Science techniques, in particular Machine Learning, and the high-level technical requirements/trade-offs involved
  • Experience managing technical products or willingness to learn
  • BA/BSc (MSc preferred) in Computer Science, IT, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Data Science - or equivalent experience 
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve strategic goals in a fast-paced environment, and to evolve product strategy based on research, data and industry trends
  • You have a team centric attitude
  • Good analytical and organizational skills, with proven ability to take initiatives
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English (written and spoken). German is a plus
  • Valid Swiss work permit or EU passport 

Why you should work with us

  • The chance to work in an English-speaking office with room to grow in a dedicated, passionate, expert and experienced team that cares for each other 
  • Work on cutting-edge big data analytics technology for the largest organisations worldwide
  • A real scale-up adventure with great rewards: we offer Phantom Stock Options to be part of Locatee’s success
  • Through a flat organisation we encourage innovation, ownership and open communication so that everybody feels engaged in the dynamic of the group
  • A lot of independence and responsibility
  • An inspiring and modern working environment in Zurich (you'll love our plants & trees, the hammock, standing desks, quiet zones, couches,...)
  • The ability to choose your own work devices
  • We live diversity
  • Optimise you work-life balance and work one week per year from wherever you want
  • Continuous learning through our Locatee Academy
  • Regular team events, after-work beers and much more, we never miss out on fun!
  • Fresh fruits basket, homemade cakes, free tea, coffee & snacks

Who we are

We are a Zurich-based start-up that supports large companies in optimizing their office buildings. Our Smart Building platform "Locatee " provides real-time data that makes office buildings intelligent and user-oriented. Thanks to Locatee, large organisations worldwide are able to intelligently optimize their office buildings and shape the way how people interact with their workspace.

Our motto is to create a work environment where people love to work.  This is not only our working culture but also what we want our customers to reach thanks to Locatee.

Our fantastic diverse team consists of 30+ people with strong background in Product, Computer & Data science, Business Development, Marketing and Human Resources.

 

If this sounds exciting, please hit the Apply button. Charlotte and the team are looking forward to hearing from you!