Senior Product Manager - zDirect Marketplace Platform Tools (w/m/d)

22 Nov 2021
16 Feb 2022
The Zalando Marketplace team is building zDirect, which is a partner-facing (B2B) ecosystem of products and services to help partners sell and succeed on Zalando. It’s also a major building block to achieve the ambitious growth targets of Zalando, and to support Zalando’s long-term vision of becoming the starting point for fashion.

As a Senior Product Manager of the Marketplace Platform, you will play a key role in defining, designing and building products and services that serve as the foundation of the Zalando Marketplace. You will operate in a highly dynamic, yet fun environment interacting with stakeholders at all levels.

Please read more about the Zalando Direct business unit on our intro webpage here.
  • You define and own the long-term product vision and the roadmap for your suite of products to support a diverse set of teams so that they can deliver great value to our partner users.
  • You discover new product opportunities, estimate their business impact, prioritize their implementation and continuously deliver innovative solutions with a focus on great user experience.
  • You understand the needs, problems and challenges for a broad spectrum of product, business, and engineering stakeholders to build a scalable infrastructure to support Zalando Marketplace’s vision.
  • You define and regularly monitor success metrics that support your decision-making process for new and existing products and services.
  • You work autonomously and with a broad spectrum of cross-functional and multi-organizational teams, in a changing, but fun and interesting environment.
  • Successful track record of creating the product vision, roadmap and executing the launch of cutting edge platform products. Passion for solving problems that improve processes and drive innovation.
  • Experience with user research and testing methodologies to understand the needs and problems of end users, and to (in)validate your hypotheses.
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills, combined with an ability to build trustful relationships with disparate personnel, across multiple teams and a wider tech community.
  • Ability to write documents and clearly communicate your product vision in simple and easy to understand language for a broad audience, including senior management, your teams, as well as colleagues from within and outside the Zalando Direct Team. Visual thinker.
  • You are confident, independent, and team-oriented with a bias for action and a positive attitude that makes the work environment happy and a joy to be in.
  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, pension scheme, 40% Zalando shopping discount on most products from the Zalando shop, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available only in select locations)

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 23 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 35+ million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form and submitted in English - we do not accept applications via email.

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