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Product Owner

Home Care
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UX/UI Product Owner – Team Member and/or Co-founder at HomeCare (m/f/x)

HomeCare is a platform to make People lives better. We make every Home Care related tasks simple and easy. In the app we help you to solve your Home Care maintenance by finding and hiring quality specialists: from plumber, electrician, handyman to cleaner or lawn mower. It is an Uber for HomeCare. Starting from Lithuania we are looking to scale globally.

Our vision:
“We are the best HomeCare solution Provider focused on customer success and making our stakeholders and partners happy in the process”. We are building a company with a strong values and culture, which relies heavily on technology, automation, innovation and people.

Now as we have secured an investment from businesses related to HomeCare we are looking for Product Owner to develop, launch and grow a product which will become the core of our successful business. “Product Owner” means many different things to many different people, so we put together some extra details to help you understand what this will mean at HomeCare.

From Customer research, UX/UI design, Roadmap, Product development and Constant Improvement You will be leading our Product from vision to results. We’re looking for a structured and detail oriented product developer and problem solver who is focused on results.

Reporting to our Operations Lead you’ll be responsible for building the product working together closely with the Customer Success, Product, Marketing, IT and Communication professionals.

The main focus of Your role
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Develop, launch and constantly improve digital product, which is delivering value to customers and stakeholders

Main Responsibilities
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We will praise you for being an absolute self-starter:
You will build up and manage a digital product that is based on a validated business idea serving customers in Lithuania and beyond – from creating the product concept to assessing post-launch performance and improving it continuously
Own and design every detail of our product (UX, UI, feature set)
Identify and decompose complex business problems into well-defined features and business logic.
Identify new business opportunities, based on existing technical platform and near-term development capabilities, and will build products to support those opportunities.
Define and establish product requirements and the scope of features
Run your own customer-facing user research to extract and design the solutions our Customers love
Translate our high-level epics into stories and genius flows and screens (mobile)
Be(come) the absolute product and roadmap owner in close alignment with customers and team
Change the Home Care and Office maintenance landscape with a product focused on multi-stakeholder participation, communication and collaboration
Create mock-ups and MVPs so that they can be user-tested (qualitative and quantitative)
Testing and reviewing new features before they get released
Create target personas and lead (performance) marketing
Define product KPIs and collaborate with internal and external partners to achieve them
Collaborate with a tech team and inspire them to develop a delivery plan and coordinate all other relevant stakeholders for building the product

Requirements
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Your profile – A venture creator hungry for impact and growth. You will impress us with personality and your various past designs that exhibit simplicity and drive engagement:
Super hands on in UX and UI design, Product Ownership
Meticulous with details
Very high level of empathy / eq
You have substantial product management experience
You have advanced data skills like collecting, analyzing, reporting, visualizing data etc.
You make decisions based on data but also know how to decide if the territory is unmapped
Effective leadership, communication and product development skills are among your core strengths
You strive for impact, growth and success – and know that this comes with a price. Actually, you also love to take on responsibility and thrive in dynamic environments in which you are continuously challenged
Languages: Fluent in Lithuanian and/or English

Ideal candidate has successes and possibly failures in:
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At least 2 year of experience in UX and UI or Product related roles ideally in a b2c mobile startup.
You have worked in dynamic environments such as start-ups, venture capital, or similar – previous experience as a (co-)founder is a clear plus
You bring along the entrepreneurial product mindset, drive and skills necessary to build and scale a business
You successfully completed a Bachelor/Master’s degree in business, software engineering, informatics, technology management or any related field
Some professional touchpoints to home/office maintenance.
Experience with mobile, on-demand and marketplace business models as a platform/Product developer, supplier and/or customer would be ideal.
Were working outside Lithuania before
Quality management experience: LEAN 6 Sigma, ISO etc..
Product management qualifications and certifications
Scaling businesses to other countries in Europe (preferably Nordics)
Are comfortable spending time understanding the problem – taking a significant user need or pain-points and figuring what the solution might be
Can work with engineers, designers and other key stakeholders on features, ideas, MVP’s and rapid ongoing iterations
Understand the minimum viable product (MVP) – prioritising what is needed for launch to learn as quickly as possible
Are an independent worker – someone who can work in a relatively unstructured environment across multiple projects at the same time

Additional Russian, Swedish or German language skills are a plus

Ideal Personality would be:
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Inspirational, high energy leader that works well with team
Customer centric mindset – naturally outward facing
Entrepreneurial spirit, highly proactive with a hands-on mentality
Loves to identify, analyze and solve problems
Highly analytical, structured, detail and results oriented leader
Able to operate strategically and tactically as needed;
Creative and curious
Super driven and prepared for an intense and exciting venture journey

We can offer:
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We sincerely believe that this is a very rare opportunity in terms of personal and professional growth & experience:

Opportunity to make a significant impact on a growing international business with a clear mission and purpose
Competitive salary 2000 Eur – 5000 Eur (Gross) + Bonuses for great results
Opportunity to get stock options for exceptional results
A flat hierarchy with a joyful, dynamic, inspiring, informal start-up and early stage company lifestyle in an open and humble environment
Team of professionals working together
Flexible working hours
Premium office space in downtown of Vilnius
Sufficient investment
Great career opportunity and progression
Optional health Insurance covered by company
Support and advice and network from partners’ and investors’ businesses
Trainings and qualification improvement opportunities
HomeCare product stipends
Team building activities

HomeCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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HomeCare is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military/veteran status, or disability status. HomeCare is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.
HomeCare will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

Now Let’s do this!:
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We are looking forward to hearing from you!
Join us and become part of the story that will change home care!

There is no such person who can tick all the boxes, and if you feel this is for you, please reach out via romano.pastas@gmail.com with a first overview of your background, availability to start and ideally first examples of your work.

Join us!

P.s. We are also looking for
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Operations lead
Marketing lead
Customer success Lead
Community manager/administrative
Other experienced leaders

Contacts to apply: romano.pastas@gmail.com

Deadline for Applications: 2020-02-05