We’re shaping the way companies manage data by helping customers connect the right data, insights, and algorithms for all Data Citizens. When everyone across the organization is enabled with data, true transformation can take place. We are building a team of exceptional people to help us deliver on that promise. If you are interested in a career at the leading edge of technology, we look forward to hearing from you.
How you'll make an impact at Collibra:
Collibra is seeking a seasoned Product Leader to lead our platform product management team in Brussels. You will develop and execute strategy and investment, manage product roadmap and priorities, make product commitments relevant to core platform and governance focus areas. You’ll work closely with Platform Product Managers as their coach, mentor and guide. You will also work closely with Collibra’s global customer base and with engineering to deliver an outstanding, cloud-native product. Candidates should be self-starters, energetic, charismatic, and willing to get into the details where necessary, and have the proven ability to lead by influence and expertise.
A day in the life of a Manager, Product Management at Collibra:
You’ll be reporting directly to the Senior Director of Product Management, Platform, and will be responsible for a wide range of tasks, including:
Developing a deep understanding required to be able to serve as an industry thought leader for our core Platform built on a multi-cloud infrastructure
Leading a team of world class product managers to deliver high quality products that delight our customers
Engaging with sales and field teams with knowledge
Influencing the product leadership team to place strategic bets in our Core Platform and Governance offerings
Collaborating with the Product owners, Product Architects, Agile coaches and QA managers in the engineering team to release software to the customer base and to optimize the process from idea to released feature
Collaborating with Product Management and Product Marketing to further develop a good understanding of the target markets and user base
Working closely with internal and external stakeholders, including partners, to drive Collibra’s core Platform roadmap
Moderating weekly team meetings, organizing regular one-on-one meetings, defining career paths, and fostering a culture of commitment and excellence
~20% travel to our offices in Brussels, Wroclaw (PL) and the US
7+ years of relevant Product Management, Product Owner or Business Analyst experience in an enterprise software product development environment
3+ years of experience leading a team of Product Managers
Experience leading data products
Experience working closely on an Enterprise SaaS platform
Experience in Agile methodologies (Scrum, extreme programming, Kanban, etc.)
A passion for understanding customer needs and how these translate into working software to create value for the user
Strong written and verbal skills in English
Experience with Agile product backlog management tools (i.e. Aha!, Jira & Confluence) and story mapping tools
A hands-on and approachable attitude, but at the same time you are focused and goal oriented
A background in any of the following is a plus: Metadata Management, Data Management, Data Quality, Reference Data, Big Data, Data Lake Management, BI and analytics, Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence
The opportunity to be part of a successful, fast growing, and acknowledged market-leading company that just became the first Belgian tech-startup to be valued over $1 billion
A friendly and rapidly growing environment where your input will be valued and your growth fostered
Ongoing opportunities to collaborate with fellow Collibrians globally for team meetings, trainings, and conferences
Flexible hours - quality > quantity
Bi-monthly catered lunches, in addition to meal vouchers. Never go hungry again!
Did we mention happy hour?
A spacious office in Brussels and a company car (+ fuel card) to get you there
A MacBook pro
And of course, a competitive salary with a strong benefits package
Collibra is not currently accepting unsolicited assistance or resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms or agencies to Collibra or its employees, agents, directors or representatives in any form or method without a valid written agreement covering this position will be deemed the sole property of Collibra. No fee shall be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Collibra as a result of the referral or through other means.