Product Manager Europe (junior to mid-level) // KAYAK

April 20, 2017
KAYAK is seeking a smart, talented and highly motivated product manager to join our team in Berlin, Germany. This position reports to the Director of Product.

The ideal candidate should have experience working with consumer websites and should thrive in an agile, data-driven environment. The role requires strong analytical and problem-solving skills, understanding of consumer behavior, and the ability to work closely with KAYAK’s engineering, design, and business teams. The successful candidate will be an innovator who has a vision and iteratively rolls out features with detailed data analysis.

Responsibilities

  • Drive product definition for one or more products on desktop and mobile, balancing business and user needs
  • Serve cross-functional teams as product and project manager, define feature specifications, monitor deployment and quality, optimize features post launch
  • Design and analyze experiments
  • Measure product performance using business and user metrics, establish relevant reports
  • Interface with customer support to ensure that customer feedback is prioritized in a timely way
  • Monitor the competitive landscape and identify research needs

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated consumer mind-set with a preference for a B2C background in technology, marketing, or eCommerce.
  • Great problem solving and analytical skills
  • Get things done attitude
  • Ideally, previous experience in successfully developing and managing new products and drive to key decisions
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills at all levels of an organization
  • Highly detail-oriented and analytic skills absolutely required
  • Ability to collaborate with teams across different cultures and time zones
  • Good business judgment, BS/BA required, technical background strongly preferred, MBA or equivalent experience a strong plus

About KAYAK

KAYAK is the world’s leading travel search engine. KAYAK searches other travel sites and shows travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages. The company’s website and apps also offer tools to help travelers plan and manage their trip, including price alerts, price forecasts and free itinerary management. Each year, KAYAK processes more than one billion searches for travel information and has more than 40 international sites and 20 languages. KAYAK is an independently managed subsidiary of The Priceline Group.

Benefits and perks

  • 6 weeks paid vacation
  • 3 year anniversary travel bonus
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Generous retirement plans
  • Free lunch catering 3 days per week
  • Public transportation subsidies
  • Free German classes
  • Free Yoga classes
  • Free massages
  • No stupid meetings
  • Drinks, coffee, snacks, games etc.
  • Regular team events/excursions
  • Flexible hours
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