Senior Product Owner

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland Full-time

Senior Product Owner

We are looking for Senior Product Owner to join our growing product team in our Zürich office. This role is a unique opportunity to work with an international team leading the vision for a cross-functional team responsible for the crowdhouse.ch platform. We believe strongly that our competitive advantage to all other players in the industry is having a strong digital backbone & expertise.

Crowdhouse has been profitable since our 2015 start, we have grown to over 120 people and placed nearly 1 Billion CHF of real-estate with investors through our platforms.

You will receive a modern, fun and collaborative working environment with a  competitive salary with bonuses (June and December) amongst other benefits. Crowdhouse offers a generous professional development budget and encourages the team to attend conferences.

 

Team

Crowdhouse is around 140 people. Tech and Product is around 40 people with  dedicated roles as product owner, product design, UX Design, Interaction Design, UI Design, UX Research, UX Writing roles, front-end engineers, full-stack engineers and backend engineers. There are currently three product owners and a head of product. The Product Owner role is within one of our cross-disciplinary product squads. A product squad contains a Product Owner, Designers, UX Researcher, UX Writer and Front-end/Back-end engineers, enabling each squad to be end-to-end autonomous.. 

 

Crowdhouse 

We are shaping the future of real estate. We enable our users to Invest, buy and sell safely and conveniently in the largest digital real estate transaction platform in Switzerland.

https://crowdhouse.ch/en/

 What you will be doing



  • Set priority
    • Build & align product vision, strategy and theme based roadmap
    • Prioritise the backlog to maximize value & impact
    • Create outcome measures that help measure the success of initiatives 
    • Monitor and communicate product performance & suggest improvements
    • Measure & communicate the impact of features/changes 
    • Decide on  which data will be gathered to reinforce decision making
    • Facilitate the discovery & delivery process
    • Flag risks and blockages during product development 
    • Participate regularly on research and testing

 

  • Serve as an interface for the company with the squad 
    • Facilitate stakeholder demos 
    • Expectation management with all stakeholders
    • Help all stakeholders to understand the development process
    • Integrate Business Owners (= main business stakeholder) in the setting of goals, priority & solutions. 



  • Actively & continuously learn about business environment (Real estate) from BO and other sources

 

  • Staffing 
    • Communicate staffing needs of the squad for the current mission
    • Provide timely and actionable feedback to other squad members
    • Facilitate the onboarding of new squad members into the squad processes




Who you are

 

  • Very good understanding of product development processes and stages
  • Very good understanding of business, product and all stakeholders
  • Has successfully taken a product through several lifecycle stages
  • Good understanding of agile and lean product development methodologies
  • Open, honest, performance oriented
  • Buy in for Mission and Vision of crowdhouse
  • Willing to work from the Zürich office





What to expect from Crowdhouse 

 

  • A high degree of autonomy 
  • Collaboration with an international team based in Zürich
  • Personal development budget 
  • More can be found at careers.crowdhouse.ch

 

Contact

Contact our head of talent for more details about the senior product owner position on matthew.gilberthorpe@crowdhouse.ch