Associate Product Manager

eve sleep
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Who we areAt eve Sleep we believe that everyone deserves the perfect start. We are a direct to consumer e-commerce retailer disrupting the sleep & lifestyle industry by offering a better shopping experience convenient, customer-first service and superior products that don't compromise quality for price.

In the 3 years since eve was founded we have grown rapidly and now have e-commerce stores in 15 countries across Europe and North America. We IPO’ed on the AIM in May 2016 (ticker: EVE) and now have over 100 people working out of our awesome offices in the heart Camden.

What you’ll be doingAs part of the Platform Product Management team you’ll be responsible for the core platform at eve sleep, which powers our websites in 15 countries and our end-to-end operations and logistics. Together with the Senior Platform PM you will be responsible for identifying and initiating projects to improve both the scalability and stability of the eve platform.

You’ll work closely with the whole of the eve business (from operations and finance, to our country teams, to our engineers) to deliver continuous improvements to our existing platform – and to drive major new projects. You’ll have ambitious delivery targets and a strong engineering team to support you.

Reporting to the Senior Product Manager - Platform, your key responsibilities will include:

Driving improvements to our ecommerce backend (Magento 2) that will deliver better experiences for our users. This could cover everything from re-thinking how we recommend products to our users, to improving how items are grouped for delivery.Identifying and initiating improvements to the data flow between our ecommerce platform and order management systems to expand the services we offer our customers globally.Working with the partnerships team to improve how we work with existing and prospective retail partners e.g. Debenhams, Next, House of Fraser.Leading the testing process to ensure our platforms are both scalable and stable.Relentlessly prioritising across all the areas you are accountable for. You have only a certain amount of time in the week. You’ll make sure you’re spending to deliver the most impact for the business.Work with the engineering team as they deliver your features/improvements through agile sprints.What you’ll have (skills)To be successful in this role you will need to have the following:

1+ years total work experience in technical roles. You’ve been working as a PM on technical products, or as a software engineer.Ability to identify and prioritize future development tasks using data and broader business requirements as set out by the Director of Product Management & Executive Team.Experience working with APIs to integrate multiple systems. You’re happy to read through technical documentation when required and discuss requirements with the engineering team.Bonus points for Experience working with Shopping Platforms e.g. Magento / Shopify or ERP systems e.g. NetSuite / SAP.Experience running (or working within) a product management process. You’ve led (or been part of) the end to end process of identifying and prioritising problems, through to development, QA and release.Bonus points for experience working within an Agile work environment.About youTo be successful in this role you’ll be:

Passionate about working in a start-up environment.Willing to take accountability for success and failure (more of the former than the latter hopefully!)A true team player. You're always looking to help when your colleagues need it.Calm under pressure. And when things go wrong, you look for solutions rather than pointing fingers.Curious about learning and constantly looking to develop your skills.What we offerThe opportunity to work within a young and dynamic startup and learn from excellent colleagues.A competitive salary and benefits.Hiit classes, yoga and community events in our shared office space, LABS Atrium in the heart of Camden market.A free eve mattress and pillow and great discounts for family and friends (on completion of probation).23 days holiday per year plus the usual public holidays pro rata, a days leave for volunteering / community work and a half a days holiday on your birthday.
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