Senior Product Manager - Performance & Development

Permanent employee, Full-time · Amsterdam

The Role

At Personio we are on the amazing journey of becoming the leading HR Platform in Europe! 
Join our international agile Product & Engineering team and take an active role in shaping our engineering culture and the future of thousands of HR teams and organizations across Europe. At Personio you will have a direct impact on our product, our users, our organization, and our engineering practices.


Join our international agile Product & Engineering team and take an active role in shaping our culture and the future of thousands of HR teams and organizations across Europe. At Personio you will have a direct impact on our product, our users, our organization, and our engineering practices.

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager to help take our recently released Performance & Development product to the next level. Translate our product vision into strategic goals for you and your team to supercharge our new offering and carve out a competitive position on the market. You will be responsible for end-to-end ideation through to the development of our product within your team’s mission and are a champion of your product across the organization and with customers. You will have the opportunity to work cross-functionally with researchers, designers, and engineers to improve the user experience and develop new features for thousands of daily users.


Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with Tribe Leadership to explore strategic opportunities and define your team’s mission
  • Work within your triad to define a 1-2 year strategy for your team
  • Develop a deep understanding of the market as well as our customers, their pains, and jobs-to-be-done. Systematically analyze user feedback and usage data
  • Create and align your team around strategic goals, relevant KPIs, and the respective product roadmap
  • Plan and execute the product roadmap based on an objectively prioritized backlog. Decompose complex problems and write clear specifications
  • Manage product delivery in an agile setting and guide your team in all sprint activities
What you need to succeed
  • SaaS product management experience at a senior level, having been accountable for managing complex products end to end from discovery to delivery
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, working within and across domains and product teams to deliver holistic value to customers
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams in an agile setting applying Scrum methodology
  • Strong sense of accountability and ownership
  • Self-organized and results-oriented, with the ability to work independently 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency, strong analytical and data-driven mindset
  • Fluency in English
Why Personio
Aside from our people, culture, and mission, there are a variety of additional benefits that help make Personio a great place to work! Work with us and receive:

  • Competitive compensation package that includes salary, benefits, and pre-IPO equity
  • 28 days of paid vacation, plus another additional day after 2 and 4 years (because we love what we do, but we also love vacation!)
  • 2 Impact Days you can use to have an impact on the environment and society –  one for an individual project of your choice and one for a company-wide initiative! #SocialResponsibility
  • Find your best way to work with our office-led, remote-friendly PersonioFlex! We offer a roughly 50% remote, 50% in-office working framework to suit your needs
  • Annual personal development budget of €1,500 for conferences, courses, books, career coach, etc.
  • Regular company and team events like Oktoberfest, ski trips, Christmas parties, and more! (COVID permitting)
  • High-impact working environment with flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes
  • Receive generous family leave, child support, mental health support, and sabbatical opportunities with PersonioCares
  • Save money with corporate discounts across brands like Adidas, LG, Bosch, Apple, and more
  • Bright and open office space in the heart of Amsterdam
  • Subsidy towards healthcare coverage with a provider of your choice
  • Access multiple fitness studios and sports facilities the Netherlands for €30 per month with a subsidized Onefit membership
  • Invest in your retirement via the Personio Pension Scheme, with a Personio contribution
About us
Being a Personio means being part of something big. It means shaping the future of HR, the future of our company, and at the same time, the future of you. And we’re not just one of the fastest-growing B2B SaaS companies in Europe. In October 2021 we raised $270 million in Series E funding, making Personio the fastest-growing and most valuable HR technology company in Europe. With more than 6,000 customers and a team that has doubled in size in 2021 alone, now is the perfect time to join! We’re hiring talented, impact-driven individuals who want to be more than just another employee.

Personio is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to building an integrative culture where everyone feels welcomed and supported. We #EmbraceUniqueness and understand that our diverse, values-driven culture makes us stronger. As we continue to scale, we focus on enabling our employees to grow both personally and professionally.

We are proud to have an inclusive workplace environment that will foster your development no matter your gender, civil status, family status, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, education level, or race.

Will you join us in shaping the future of HR in Europe?




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