Product Manager

Full Time | Hybrid

İstanbul, Turkey

Who We Are

VenueX, the leading tech company for venues and retail businesses, is looking for talented Product Team Members. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding technology company working with companies worldwide. We are looking for a team member with experience and enthusiasm for developing software. 

Shoppers cannot see in-store product availability of local stores as brands have limited online visibility. However, local search demand grows and has become even more important with evolving customer habits. VenueX enables brands to promote their business profiles and in-store inventory online to billions of local shoppers searching for nearby results across the web and to measure the offline conversion of digital campaigns.

Who You Are

We are looking for new members to VenueX's Product Team. Hop in, if you are eager to lead a role in product management. 

  • You're passionate about what you do. Always searching for a challenge, always looking to improve, you found yourself puzzling and problem-solving from an early age, and reaching a solution wasn’t enough for you. You were constantly striving to do it better and faster. 

  • You work creatively on great stuff for fun, but at work, you choose standards and reuse, because teams are not just one person, and you don't reinvent the wheel. 

  • You're striving for perfection, but grounded in reality, getting the job done comes first, but it's never something to hide behind because you don't do 'ok'. If something isn't working you say why, and how to sort it. 

  • You're honest to a fault. 

  • You are keen to develop and grow your career and skills with a passion for learning and continuous improvement.

What We Value

  • Empathy. You are curious and eager to learn more about the product and customer 

  • Active participation. You jump in and actively engage with the team 

  • Friendly. You are a great communicator, you like having close communication with your team! 

  • Ability to navigate ambiguity. Things get blurry, but you persevere to find clarity and communicate effectively with your teammates to ensure clarity for all. 

  • Passion. You are driven to improve the quality of life in urban environments.

Your Responsibilities

  • Create product roadmaps. 

  • Define the product vision, strategy, and roadmap. 

  • Act as a key technology team member in developing product strategies for the business according to the company vision. 

  • Manage the product roadmap with targets and key metrics that the teams can achieve. 

  • Entirely focus on improving user journey and identifying growth opportunities. 

  • Contribute to the VenueX overall roadmap. 

  • Understand and represent user needs. 

  • Monitor the market and develop competitive analyses. 

  • Define a vision for the product. 

  • Align stakeholders around the vision for the product. 

  • Prioritize product features and capabilities. 

  • Use data to inform team priorities and decision-making and present trade-offs to stakeholders. 

  • Work closely with the product team and support to ensure business case and customer satisfaction goals are met.

Our Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Management Engineering, or related fields. 

  • Solid technical understanding and experience as a Product Person. 

  • 3+ years of experience in product management roles. 

  • High familiarity with business and ads manager platforms (Facebook Business Manager, Google My Business, Google Ads, etc.) and Google Analytics. 

  • Knowledge of agile development methodologies and tools.

  • Proven experience managing ambiguity, complexity, and interdependencies within a product development cycle. 

  • Ability to define and communicate product vision or strategy to others. 

  • Ability to define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products. 

  • Ability to convey rationale behind product features to the team, and remind the vision. 

  • Ability to motivate the team with a clear, elevating goal. 

  • Strong communication and project management skills with the ability to work with multiple stakeholders, manage stakeholder relationships and prioritize stakeholder requests. 

  • Excellent decision-making, communication, and problem-solving skills. 

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced and creative environment. 

  • Passion for quality, usability, and simplicity. 

  • Good command of English 

  • Bonuses: Software black-box either/or white-box testing experience

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary with bonus options 

  • Stock option 

  • Food aid 

  • Compulsory Health Insurance 

  • Annual leave that you can use without completing your first year 

  • Remote-first hybrid working approach with occasional team meetups 

  • Budget for online courses 

  • Top-notch hardware equipment to work with 

  • Dealing with brand-new technologies 

  • Flexible and relaxed working environment