Senior Product Manager - Creators & Orchestrators

Berlin Product

 ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

As the Product Manager for the content experience, you will be at the heart of our product and developer offering. Together with a cross-functional team, you will be responsible for empowering developers to build digital products faster, by crafting scalable APIs.

You will be leading changes to our Content APIs and expand them according to the state of the art, looking at standards like GraphQL and REST, in a content infrastructure context.

Example projects include API-based content workflow permissions, or supporting GraphQL through dedicated endpoints or custom resolvers. If you’re a Product Manager with a strong technical background focused on exploring and solving complex user problems, this is the role for you!

WHAT TO EXPECT?

  • Give input to API guidelines and make sure that we deliver a consistent experience for SDK developers as well as direct API users
  • Own the Content API roadmap
  • Collaborate with the Product Management team on product strategy, on contribute to the overall Product roadmap, the authoring experience one in particular
  • Identify and break down complex business problems into solvable pieces that can be shipped iteratively while dealing with API maintenance strategy challenges
  • Collaborate with your team and engineering management to make intelligent and pragmatic trade-offs

WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL 

  • You are a proven Product Manager
  • Domain expertise in API products and protocols like REST or GraphQL
  • Working with PaaS and/or SaaS for enterprises products is your passion
  • Experience leading and effectively managing a complex platform that is highly reliable
  • Proven ability to work cross-functionally, collaborate, influence and work as part of a team
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and capable of collaborating with multiple internal departments
  • You have a strong technical background – like a past experience as a backend developer or a technical consulting position – to actively participate in your team’s discussion about architecture and design decisions
  • Ability to analize both usage data and qualitative feedback to draw conclusions and recommendations

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Join an ambitious tech company reshaping the way people build digital products.
  • We set you up for success, equipping you with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Enjoy a full range of events, including workshops, Contentful-hosted meetups, guest speakers and team activities. Meet your team members from across the globe at our annual offsite.
  • Get fit! We offer a variety of health and fitness classes and a discount on Urban Sports Club.
  • Take a break and show off your barista skills at our artisan coffee machine or play with one of our pups. We’re a dog-friendly office!
  • Use your personal education budget to improve your skills and grow in your career. Join a free German class or one of our many internal learning initiatives!
  • Plus, Contentful socks! Oh yeah!

WHO ARE WE?

Contentful powers digital experiences for 28% of the Fortune 500 companies and thousands of global brands. Our content platform unifies content in a single hub, structures it for use in any digital channel and integrates seamlessly with hundreds of tools through open APIs. It lets developers and content creators work in parallel, increasing team efficiency and happiness. Companies such as Spotify, Urban Outfitters, Jack in the Box, The British Museum, Xoom and Lenovo use Contentful to build their mobile and web products, voice controlled apps and more.

We’re growing rapidly and are backed by over $150 million in funding from top-tier venture capital firms like Sapphire Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, General Catalyst and Benchmark.

More than 350 people from 70 nations contribute their energy and creativity to Contentful, working from hubs in Berlin and San Francisco and distributed around the world.

    

“Variety is the spice of life” — and a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants are considered for positions regardless of race, ethnic origin, gender, age, religion or belief, marital status, gender identification, sexual orientation, or disability. We look forward to your application!


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Beyond headless CMS, Contentful is the essential API-first content management infrastructure to create, manage and distribute content to any platform or device


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