Today technology is driving the world. And at METRO digital we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesalers specializing in food - METRO. From eCommerce to checkout, to delivery software, we work on a wide range of products to meet the needs of our users - METRO’s customers and employees from across 25 countries. With passion and responsibility, we move the wholesale industry towards digitization and leverage METRO’s long history and expertise in B2B for building a more sustainable market ecosystem.

Purpose of your Product:

The Checkout Self Services product team is responsible for the new, modern and innovative set of products that enable the Metro Customers to shop unattended, which represents the future and natural evolution of shopping.

The motivation in the team is all about challenging the status quo, thus the following:  “People spend almost an entire year of their life queuing in lines. Our products aim at reducing that.”

With each of our products we seek to modernize the traditional scanning and payment process, making checking out from any corner of the store possible.

If you find yourself asking yourself this question: “How people will shop in the future?” and you are passionate to solve this problem, then we want you part of our Checkout team!

Some of the interesting topics that will keep you busy, are related to: Self Checkout, Queue Busting, Fast Checkout, Price checker and more.

Curious to get more information about the team, the solutions, or the tech stack?

Your new challenges:   

  • As a Product Manager, you will be the essential link between the business owners and a dedicated agile team.
  • Working with us means that YOU are the mastermind who knows what will make the business prosper, what’s technically possible and how to make it happen, leveraging the team's capabilities.
  • Once you’ve got the right vision, you have the autonomy to create your product strategy, draft a roadmap, set priorities and objectives and enable your agile team to make it happen, all of this at eye level with our customers.

Required key competencies and qualifications:  

  • Relevant experience in leading Agile projects as a Product Manager or equivalent
  • A good understanding of the tech stack and product life cycle //start-to-end app development process
  • Always wanting to deliver the best measurable results
  • Contributor mindset, motivated by co-operation
  • Good time management, able to set up priorities and to monitor progress
  • Ability to balance effort/costs/resources with benefits & gains for our customers
  • Ability to build credibility in relationships with stakeholders and team members
  • Support the agile team with business knowledge

Product Management DNA@Metro.Digital:

  • Pragmatically building the product vision and roadmap
  • Use experimentation techniques to validate assumptions
  • Continuous discovery focus, user-centricity
  • Ability to build credibility in relationships with stakeholders and team members
  • Ability to act FAST! Relentlessly reduce the Cost of Delay
  • Prepared and willing to gracefully articulate a ‘No’ with the appropriate arguments.
  • Be the expert on market trends & industry best practices
  • Maintain a critical perspective to drive revisions and extensions for existing products and solutions.
  • Data-driven - relies on metrics and concrete results to define success
  • Get the most out of the product team

That's why it's worth getting started:  

  • We are a great team, passionate and engaged that likes working remotely
  • We are building the future of retail – what we are developing today will become the future standard
  • You’ll have lots of opportunities to grow and developed yourself

Our general Benefits:

  • Work life-balance: flexible working time, work from home anywhere inside Romania, Global flex work program, celebrate your birthday with a free day
  • Personal growth: trainings in the area of soft, technical and business skills, free Bookster account, opportunity to learn and work with a variety of technologies
  • Well-being: online sport activities, fitness centers discounts, health and life insurance, private pension, lunch tickets
  • Working mode: multicultural, self-organizing teams, agile environment

Job Details

Date posted07 July 2022

Location(s)București, Romania

ProfessionProduct Manager


Employment TypeFull-time

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