CPO (f/m) for a new exciting venture

    Dataconomy Media Published: July 2, 2018
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    A partner of Dataconomy is building an in house team for a large digital transformation project. The partner is a modern, well known company in the travel/mobility space. The project is the new lighthouse initiative and will have large impact on both the company and millions of travellers. They are looking for digital natives, entrepreneurial minds and tech-savvy
    individuals to join them in a profound transformation into a digital organisation.

    For this challenge, they are looking for an experienced CPO (m/f).


    ● As part of the leadership team you will, jointly with the future CTO, co-develop a clear
    vision of our product and you will own the business/product roadmap
    ● As one of the first team members for this new business division, you are responsible
    for establishing a product-driven startup mentality
    ● Together with experienced People Operations Professionals you co-create
    recruitment processes that will enable you to hire an outstanding team
    ● You own the end-to-end product development of our new (mobile) product from pre-
    launch to post-launch and know how to orchestrate a multifunctional team of
    engineers, UX/UI enthusiasts and product owners into a purpose-driven organisation
    ● You act as an internal ambassador for a culture of passionate innovation by
    demonstrating that purpose, mastery and autonomy lead to exceptional results
    ● You are responsible for the cross-functional communication between various
    stakeholders with the objective to keep the customer at the center when setting up
    business goals


    ● You have a strong track-record in starting new ventures/companies and building them
    from the ground up, taking full ownership of the product development roadmap;
    ideally you have been an intrapreneur in the past
    ● While being serious about transforming every commute into an exciting travelling
    experience, you are a purpose-driven CPO who creates meaningful (mobile) products
    that our customers will love
    ● Your resilient personality enables you to achieve goals, also in environments with
    pressure from several stakeholders and you know how to manage these expectations
    ● You are known for your ability to set up a multicultural, agile cross-functional teams
    that work together successfully towards a common goal and purpose
    ● Because you have to build your department from the ground up alongside a corporate
    structure, you have to be pragmatic, as well as brave to make and communicate bold
    ● You are familiar with GDPR and its possible implications for digital products and
    therefore know how to design a system that is private by default and embraces the
    “right to be forgotten”
    ● You know how to acquire, process and store user consent compliant data with the EU
    ● You have good cross-communication skills in both English and German language


    ● A modern working environment in a young, ambitious and continuously growing team
    ● An exciting new product with a lot of room for growth, personal responsibility and
    personal initiative
    ● Flat team organization, talented colleagues and an opportunity to make a real
    difference for a huge amount of end users
    ● The opportunity to be involved in the early stages of a startup within a big corporation
    ● You experience an excellent learning, evolving and open communication culture

    Sounds awesome, right? Apply here or below and we’ll get back to you soon.