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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 by treating chronic pain with evidence-based digital therapeutics. As our business is growing we are meeting increasing demand from our users, B2B clients and internal stakeholders to deliver outstanding value in our products. To meet these demands we are looking for an experienced product manager to build the right platform, features and processes. You’ll be operating in a scrum team as a product manager to deliver on concrete OKR’s. This position reports to the Head of Product. 
 
Defining product strategy:
  • Research and define the needs of our users as well as partners in a structured way by applying proven user research methodologies and collaborating with our user researchers
  • Work with senior leadership to define the vision, strategy and roadmap for our digital therapeutic products
  • Coordinate with multiple stakeholders from inside the organization to align on business strategy and market opportunities while balancing different needs

Define structured and implementable features:
  • Create clear product hypothesis in accordance with product strategy and vision and directly test them with our users
  • Brainstorm and create ideal UX flows with our talented designers
  • Specify features and write clear user journeys in collaboration with system architects 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 releases and iteratively improve our products and platforms 
  • Communicate & market product releases both with internal teams and external partners

You will be the third product manager in our rapidly growing product team. In this role you will have the responsibility over the whole lifecycle of our tools and platforms and ensure their scalability and usability for the years to come.
 
We are looking for somebody who has: 
  • done it before: show us how you have built or shaped a mobile oder B2B product before
  • proficiency in a PM's stack: Recognizing user needs, analyzing and visualizing data, writing specs & tickets, communicating clearly & listening carefully, creating roadmaps, managing feature releases, motivating and guiding a development team
  • strong quantitative skills and analytical mindset with academic training 
  • a strong understanding of technical concepts and how modern software is developed
  • an eye for detail while keeping the big picture in mind
  • high EQ and excellent communication skills in English and German 

Ideally you also have:
  • a background in software engineering or a related technical field
  • experience with some of the following tools / methodologies: JIRA, Looker, Confluence, Design Thinking, Customer Discovery, UX Design
  • experience in working in a healthcare setting or being exposed to medical regulations

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 a 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
  • can cope well with the level of ambiguity that is inherent to a startup

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 :-) 
 
Work permit in Germany is required. The job is based in Munich.



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