Product Owner

Company Description

Launched in 1998, this pioneering British-born brand has specialised in creating amazing experiences and unforgettable memories - from hotels, city breaks and holidays to theatre, entertainment and spa days. Experts in brightening up online travel, lastminute.com is among the worldwide leaders in the field, helping hundreds of thousands of customers every year find, and do, "whatever makes them pink".

 

lastminute.com is part of lm group, publicly traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry. Every month, the Group reaches across all its websites and mobile apps (in 17 languages and 40 countries) 60 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences. More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to provide our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel related products and services.

Job Description

The lastminute.com Product team is looking for a new colleague! Our product vision is “build products people love and serve the business”. So as a Product Owner, you love to create great customer experiences. You are skilled at understanding the Why, the How and the What of building products to deliver impact.

Experience is definitely important, but we’re looking for a person with the right mindset: proactive, motivated, passionate about creating amazing user experiences, friendly, team player and an honest and fun person to be around with. 

As a product owner, you:

  • Try to understand the “why” behind our customers` problems

  • See your work as a whole, creating solutions that will impact both our customers and our partners, thinking beyond its parts

  • Work incredibly hard to keep things incredibly simple

  • Use Lean approaches to break down big ideas into valuable pieces to deliver at fast pace

  • Are able to collect, interpret and translate data to support product and business decisions (incl. A/B testing, Market Research, Competitor Analysis, Defining Metrics and KPIs)

  • Have an entrepreneurial mindset with a flexible, can-do attitude

  • Want to deliver impact, able to influence product management and engineering teams

  • Experience working with agile teams and aligning with stakeholders to deliver with fast time-to-market, quality and ownership

  • Have strong communication skills to navigate a dynamic organization across multiple countries

  • Are highly proficient in spoken and written English (we are an international team)

Qualifications

  • You have been working as a product person in a digital business  

  • You have a good technical understanding to lead conversations with software engineers effectively

  • You have experience with consumer technology in a technical or product role

  • You have experience working with user research and user experience design

  • You have experience in the Hospitality sector, specially on the lodging distribution (PMS, CRS, Channel Managers, etc...)

  1. Experience in data science techniques, statistics, analysis and visualization of data is always nice to have

Additional Information

Our international product team combines user centricity with an entrepreneurial mindset to create great products and to reach our business goals. Our culture is to support each other, challenge ourselves and others, to improve and help each other grow.


If you think we’re a fit and that we could have fun together, please let us know by applying to the position.