Atypon is looking for a Product Manager to undertake and overview the design, development and marketing of a new tool for academic researchers.
A team of excellent engineers is already working on the tool and you will become their team leader. You and your team will also be part of a larger tribe of product managers, designers, and engineers working on researcher facing tools.
As a Product Manager you are expected to have experience with all aspects of the specification, design, development, marketing, operations and commercial growth and user traction of a B2C app (web and native).
You should be good at managing people and at identifying and hiring new talent whenever necessary. An engineering background and experience with agile software development methods are necessary.
Own the successful delivery of the product
Manage the team and its operation
Identify user needs / problems and turn them into product specs / functionality
Overview the design of the product and its features
Organize and prioritize the app’s development using agile methods and tools (e.g. Jira, Notion, Github Projects)
Get involved in the marketing, user traction and adoption of the tool
Collaborate with the rest of the teams in the tribe
Graduate degree, preferably PhD or experience with researcher activities
Experience with web app development in a large company or startup setting
Excellent UX skills and able to work with designers for pixel-perfect designs
Strong technical background in mobile-first, progressive and mobile-native app development
Experience with agile software development methods and related tools
Experience in managing small teams and bringing products to market
A startup-like, growth-obsessed mentality
A genuine passion for Open Research and for building the next generation of tools for science