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Senior Product Manager at Kaia Health
Munich, DE
Kaia is a mission focused medical technology company:
In 2016 we set out with the mission to make effective, evidence-based therapies available to patients who suffer from chronic diseases. As back pain is the number one cause of disability worldwide with over 1 billion affected people, we built our first product, a clinically-proven mind-body therapy app, to help people with back pain.  
 
The role encompasses:
Kaia is currently tackling one of the biggest health problems worldwide, but we do not stop there. With additional products for people suffering from COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) and osteoarthritis, we are expanding our portfolio. For this we are looking for an experienced product manager with a hands-on attitude who is eager to shape these products for the millions of patients around the world.  
 
Defining product strategy:
  • Research and define user needs in a structured way
  • Set the product vision, strategy and roadmap together with top management
  • Coordinate with multiple stakeholders from inside the organization to align on business strategy and market opportunities while balancing different needs

Define structured and implementable experiments:
  • Create clear product hypothesis in accordance with product strategy and vision 
  • Brainstorm and create ideal UX flows with our talented designers
  • Specify features and write clear user journeys in collaboration with system architect to define and prioritize implementation blocks for engineering

Execute experiments and generate learnings: 
  • Create and execute rigorous product tests
  • Analyze outcomes of product experiments and channel learnings back to the organization
  • Communicate & market product releases both internally and externally

As the second member of the product team you will have the opportunity to build the product organization and shape our data-driven culture for the years to come. 
 
We are looking for somebody who has: 
  • done it before: Show us how you have built or largely shaped a mobile product successfully before
  • proficiency in a PM's stack: Recognizing user needs, analyzing and visualizing data, writing specs & tickets, communicating clearly & listen carefully, creating roadmaps, managing feature releases, motivating and guiding a development team
  • strong quantitative skills and analytical mindset with academic training 
  • an eye for detail but also the big picture in mind
  • high EQ and excellent communication skills in English, German is a plus
 
Ideally you also have:
  • previously setup or led a strong product team before
  • experience with some of the following tools / methodologies: JIRA, Sketch, Invision, Looker or Redash, Confluence, Appsee, Trello, Slack, Design Thinking, Customer Discovery, UX Design
  • experience in working in a healthcare setting or being exposed to medical regulations
  • technical skills in the areas of frontend or backend mobile app development (iOS, Android, Ruby)
  • a basic understand of machine learning

You'll fit in with our company culture if you:
  • are user centric and view technology as a tool to improve a user’s life
  • have a bias for action; the world is complex and unpredictable place so starting, releasing, and getting feedback iteratively is the only possible path to success
  • strive to be articulate and humble, make the complex, simple, present ideas openly, accepting that being wrong is part of the process
  • are not afraid of tackling problems that others deem impossible
  • thrive in an entrepreneurial team, adapt easily to change, and enjoy a fast-paced environment

Some of the benefits we offer:
  • Directly shape the future of digital health
  • Work with serial entrepreneurs (previously founded and scaled Foodora)
  • Flat hierarchies, flexible vacation and working times
  • Mario Kart in the office :-) 



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