Technical Product Manager - Hybrid working model

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, a 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

We are on a mission to enrich  the life of travellers as we want to be the most relevant and inspiring travel company!

At lastminute.com , we know life is measured in experiences. 

Let’s take on a new amazing one by joining our Product Management team which is at the heart of our business.

We are looking for a Technical Product Manager for our platform teams taking care infrastructure, application frameworks and quality assurance.

 As a Product Manager, you are skilled at understanding the Why, the How and the What of building great viable products which keeps high product-market fit over time,  delivering impact at scale on millions on users.

Previous experience is definitely relevant, however we’re looking for a person with the growth mindset to be a fit across the team: proactive, motivated, passionate about creating amazing user experiences, friendly, team player and an honest and fun professional to be around with.

Key Responsibilities

As a Product Manager at lastminute.com, you

  • Work with the teams towards a platform initiatives in the product roadmap which you helped identify and prioritise, negotiating with stakeholders across the company
  • Are able to collect, interpret and translate data and information to support product decisions through testing, analysis, telemetry and observability practices 
  • Deal with infrastructure and software engineering DevOps practices, understanding how they can impact success of the product platform and how they affect economics company-wide
  • Use Lean approaches to break down big ideas into valuable pieces to deliver at fast pace , with a close eye over quality
  • Want to deliver impact, able to influence and lead anybody in the organisation into supporting your teams’ goals 
  • Have experience working with multiple teams and aligning with stakeholders, being other products teams and business teams, to deliver quality products within a  fast time-to-market
  • Have strong communication skills to navigate a dynamic organisation across multiple countries & cultures

Qualifications

Skills and Experience

We are looking for you, who 

  • Have been working as a product or technology person in a highly traffic digital property for at least 3 years
  • Have led product iterations in platform teams providing tech artefacts to other teams in your organisation, in specific within AWS environments
  • Are tech literate and can lead conversations with software engineers effectively in terms of CI/CD, DevOps, Infrastructure and QA testing practices
  • Have command of data around you products, from observability to KPIs
  • Have steered your products to success as defined by KPIs set within stakeholders from all departments in your company
  • Contribute to the definition of your product strategy
  • Are fluent in spoken and written English 

Additional Information

Our company is distributed across major European countries, in a multicultural environment where the Pink spirit gets lived boldly 🦩 through async comms and live remote events, as well as hybrid office gatherings. 

Information sharing is crucial and, being a pure digital player, product management is at the heart of our business.

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