Full-time

Senior Platform Product Manager

Senior Platform Product Manager

About Carousell Group

Carousell Group is the leading multi-category platform for secondhand in Greater Southeast Asia on a mission to inspire the world to start selling, and to make secondhand the first choice. Founded in August 2012 in Singapore, the Group has a leading presence in seven markets under the brands Carousell, Cho Tot, Laku6, Mudah.my, OneShift, Ox Luxe, Ox Street, and Refash, serving tens of millions of monthly active users. Carousell is backed by leading investors including Telenor Group, Rakuten Ventures, Naver, STIC Investments and Sequoia Capital India.

As a team of passionate individuals working together to solve meaningful problems, there is so much more for you to discover in a career with Carousell. Our culture is made up of hiring, developing, and promoting people who embody our values of HEART, which is an acronym for Humility, Empathy, Accountability, Relentlessly resourceful and Teamwork. Together as an organisation, we make magic happen.

About Chotot and Mudah

Established in 2012, Chotot.com is the first re-commerce platform in Vietnam pioneering classified 4.0 with more than 1 billion page views every month. There are average 9 out of 10 Vietnamese people who are aware of Cho Tot when asking about selling and buying in any category. With the motto “Muốn Là Có” (“A Way to Your Wants”), we leverage technology to build a simple, efficient and reliable platform that meets all the wants and needs in all stages of your life. There are more than 60 categories on Chotot.com, meaning whether you are looking for a house, a car, a job, a pet or a piece of vegetable, you can find on our site. Whether you are passing things you once loved or giving them to people in need, we are here to assist.

Mudah.my is Malaysia’s largest digital platform for selling and finding almost anything - from Cars to Cameras, Properties to Pets, Mobile phones to Motorcycles, Treadmills to Textbooks, Bicycles to Beds, Guitars to Golf sets, Plants to Printers, Watches to Washing machines, Tyres to Tablets, Dresses to Drums, Shoes to Shops, Collectibles to Computers, Jobs and more – Semua Pun Mudah! Mudah’s mission is to democratise commerce by empowering everyone, especially individuals and budding entrepreneurs, with a platform of equal opportunity.

We are looking for a team-player, nice and dedicated personality who will, with the team, tackle our platform product and system software to solve many tough problems in our workgroup.

Scope of Work

  • Take the role of Scrum teams as the Product Owner (PO)
  • Providing vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements
  • Prepare and refine the backlog in a proper way. Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on
  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories or work packages
  • Work closely with other Product Managers to create and maintain a product backlog according to business value or ROI
  • Lead the planning product release plans and set the expectation for delivery of new functionalities
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of Release/Sprint Goals
  • Keep an eye on our competitors and the industry’s new trends
  • Keep abreast with Agile/Scrum best practices and new trends

Qualifications

Must have

  • Previous working experience as a Product Owner for at least 3 years
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile processes and principles
  • Fluent with Scrum practices and methodologies
  • Experience with software development and other practices: DevOps, SecOps, Quality Management, and Testing.
  • Good organizational and project management skills
  • Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to details
  • Team player and able to work cross-team, cross-border and cross-function
  • A nice and attentive personality

Great to have

  • Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills
  • Good content writing skills
  • Good verbal and written communication with internal customers and internal technical team members
  • Familiar with cloud tech stack, especially Google Cloud Platform or AWS

Nice to have

  • Familiar with coding languages like Golang, NodeJS
  • Creative thinker with a vision. Think out-of-the-box

Academic degree: Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science/ Engineering

Thank you for taking the time to read our job description and thank you in advance if you decide to apply for this position. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of application, otherwise, we might meet when another chance arises.