Product Owner

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Job description

We are growing fast and looking for a Product Owner to join our team.
Do you want to disrupt and change one of the largest and most conservative industries in the world? Do you want to be part of our development department to support our company and help us grow to the next level? And do you want the effects of your work directly being implemented in our online platform? Read more below and apply now for our Product Owner position!


About Shypple

Shypple makes freight forwarding simple. We offer companies an easy-to-use web-application that acts as a centralized dashboard providing real-time visibility on every aspect of their supply chain. It foresees a variety of booking, planning, delivery and communication possibilities. As a digital service provider we bring ease, accountability and efficiency in the supply chain while lowering hassle, communication and costs. We believe the solution behind disrupting a traditional industry is a perfect combination of a smart developed system and a high-quality customer experience.

Your role as Product Owner

As a Product Owner, you are at the heart of the Shypple’s platform ambitions. In collaboration with the development team you will ensure that we create maximum value for our users, which are both our clients and internal users.

You are responsible for defining and implementing our product vision and product strategy. As such you will work closely with the Shypple Product Lead and the commercial teams to define the objectives for your team. Together with your team and the development team lead you will define how to achieve these goals by defining the product development initiatives that support the goals.

What you'll be doing

  • Creating a market leading roadmap strategy for our product together with your stakeholders;
  • Continuously increase client satisfaction by adding value to our platform;
  • Working with the development team to prioritize, develop, and demo features in line with the product strategy;
  • Working with the Marketing team to develop product launch strategies and obtaining feedback on the features that you develop.

Job requirements

What you'll bring

  • Prior experience in logistics, freight forwarding or supply chain management;
  • Experience in Product Ownership in agile Scrum teams;
  • Experience in managing roadmaps, setting goals, assessing value and the ability to make decisions that lead to maximum value;
  • Experience scoping and defining products / features and creating sprint plans and subsequently managing the execution with development, design and stakeholders;
  • You are a team player with a proven track record of bringing people together and successfully motivating and guiding a team;
  • Excellent communicator, analytical and conceptual thinker;
  • Good communication skills in English (verbal and written).


You get

  • A great working environment with a team of highflyers who work together for extraordinary success;
  • A competitive salary;
  • Good secondary benefits;
  • The opportunity to be a part of a great adventure where you can grow, develop, and get the best out of yourself, including a yearly budget for personal development;
  • An office in the heart of Rotterdam with a sunny roof terrace.

We’re proud that “The Shypple way” is increasingly creating interest in the national and international press:
Quote, Silicon Canals, M&A and De Ondernemer and that our magnificent growth is also recognized by various nominations: named the winner of the Tech5 country award 2021 as hottest scale-up in the Netherlands.


Interested?

You can apply by clicking on the ‘’apply’’ button. You will hear from us within one week. If you get selected for the 1st round, we will explain the next steps of our recruitment process.

If you have any questions related to this vacancy, please contact Timo, our Talent Acquisition Specialist, via t.arends@shypple.com.

Please do not contact us for sales purposes.

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