(Senior) Product Manager Inspiration (f/m/d)

Permanent contract, full-time, Cologne / Remote

Who we are


We are real.digital: Several thousand merchants and millions of products make our multi-channel portal one of the largest marketplaces in Germany. Our work is characterised by a dynamic corporate culture, with a start-up mentality and the opportunities offered by a large corporation in the background. We combine knowledge and many years of experience in e-commerce with flat hierarchies and a highly motivated team. Whether as an intern or an executive: We take every idea seriously, because we want to work together in shaping the future of e-commerce!

We are a  Remote First Company  ! That means you decide whether you want to work in our office in the heart of Cologne // in our modern loft office in the heart of Darmstadt // in our modern office in the Rhine metropolis Düsseldorf, in your home office or at any other location. We want to offer you the most attractive workplace in e-commerce and a maximum of flexibility for your personal work-life balance.

Day-by-day, our development team of about 150 experts pursues the goal of creating the best-possible customer shopping experience for the real.de marketplace. We are here to inspire millions of customers, to help them find, purchase and get the things they love. To enrich the lives of our customers, we collaborate in cross-functional teams, in which product owners, product designers, frontend and backend engineers, data scientists and lean managers join forces. Details regarding the challenges of the respective product areas can be found here:  https://www.real-digital.de/team/tech/.


Your tasks – this is what awaits you in detail

  • You focus on creating a shopping experience that inspires our customers throughout their journey; enable them to discover the products they need and love; make shopping easy, fast and delightful; establish trust and fosters meaningful, long-term customer relationships
  • You acquire a comprehensive and deep understanding of our shopping journey, customer behavior as well as our business and collaborate with us on the definition of new business goals
  • You think strategically, you identify, define and prioritize valuable outcomes based on data-driven arguments together with product leaders
  • You connect the right dots and think outside the box, you come up with non-obvious 10x solutions, and together with your team and peers translate them into game-changing products
  • You work closely with a dedicated, autonomous and cross-functional product team (consisting of engineers, product designers and data scientists) that improves constantly and drives product topics forward from discovery to delivery using a broad range of best practices, such as design sprints and extensive data analyses
  • You create and foster close relationships with an extended network of stakeholders (from peers to C-Level executives), consider their requirements, align on business priorities and help to prioritize the outcome-based product roadmap. You also communicate with and coordinate service providers and partners from outside the company
  • You constantly develop initiatives and tools to increase the efficiency of the processes related to your area of responsibility
  • You permanently measure performance and create an understanding of the factors that lead to do ‘A’ instead of ‘B’, back it up with data and communicate those insights effectively

Your profile – this is what we expect from you

  • You possess experience in devising and implementing business strategies involving quantitative analysis, conceptualization and communication of strategic solutions
  • You bring along problem-solving skills and ability to work well under pressure in a demanding environment
  • You have already gained very good insights and experience in product topics in the past and enjoy taking on responsibility – from the idea to implementation
  • You always think customer first, understand customer jobs as well as pain points and derive actionable insights from them
  • You are familiar with lean methodologies and various techniques of state-of-the-art product management 
  • You love data and are familiar with descriptive, explorative and causal analyses. By asking the right questions, you know how to answer them based on data. You are comfortable talking about algorithms with data scientists
  • You thrive in complex environments and are experienced in coping with complex challenges
  • With your positive, open-minded, entrepreneurial, hands-on personality you motivate people around you and take product leadership to the next level. You are fun to hang out with, an empathic communicator that gets his/her points across, makes people feel heard and fosters healthy work relationships

What we offer

  • Remote first: You decide, if you prefer to work from the office or from home

  • A highly-motivated and qualified team from different fields and numerous nations

  • A sophisticated product with millions of users and a broadly-based technology stack

  • A dynamic environment with a start-up mentality, no superfluous red tape and hierarchy, as well as plenty of courage and trust to break new ground

  • Free choice of hardware – we provide you with the development environment of your choice

  • Always up-to-date – you receive four days of special leave and a budget of €1,300 per year to attend relevant fairs and conferences

  • Top conditions at the Urban Sports Club for fitness, team sports, yoga and more

Refer an Engineer Program

You want to work for us, but not without your dearest colleague? Join us as a team and earn money by referring your buddy for one of our open Tech positions! Depending on the level we offer a bonus up to 1.300,- € per referral, which will be paid after successful recruitment (the first part with your first salary, the second part after your buddy passes the trial period).

Why are you the perfect fit for this position? Don't bother with cover letters - we're interested in facts and figures!
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Your contact person: Marion Graßler
real.digital
real,- Digital Payment & Technology Services GmbH
Habsburgerring 2
50674 Köln

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