Product Manager

About us

ZAGENO was founded in 2015, ZAGENO is eliminating bottlenecks to breakthrough science and research through curated connections linking scientists and their institutions’ procurement offices with leading life science vendors. World-renowned academic and government research facilities, global pharmaceutical companies, and biotechs large and small are already users of our unique online biotech marketplace, currently comprising more than three million products.

What do we do?

  1. We help scientists choose the optimal laboratory kits and materials for each unique experiment setup.
  2. We make purchasing transactions more efficient for both buyers and sellers.
  3. For our vendor partners, we provide a valuable, expanded sales channel.
Our growing ZAGENO team of 60 in Cambridge, USA, and Berlin, Germany, includes experts in science, e-commerce, systems integration, and customer support to enable smarter, faster processes — allowing more time and resources for value-added science and better research results. Find out more on

About the Role

ZAGENO is hiring a Product Manager.  You will focus on our marketplace experience in executing product strategy, driving needs, and requirements for our customers in the life sciences and pharmaceutical industry. We are looking to hire a creative, hands-on thinker who can deliver best-in-class product improvements from requirements definition through design, implementation, and value delivery to support our growing, online, two-sided marketplace.

You will be driving and designing solutions which include both supplier and customer side. With all your initiatives, you aspire to optimize the overall merchant experience of doing business on the ZAGENO platform to enhance the eCommerce fulfillment and supply-chain and help our customers access a worldwide assortment.

This is an ideal role for an analytical and driven product manager looking to accelerate their career path and enjoy working with other mission-driven individuals. If you are looking to impact the life sciences industry, we encourage you to apply.

In This Role You Will:
  • Drive the product vision of our Order Management System that connects our customers with the life science industry anytime and anywhere
  • Lead and execution of roadmap, collaborating with our engineering team located in Europe
  • Be the main point of contact for internal stakeholders and customers
  • Continuously monitor data and success KPIs of your product while sharing and implementing learnings
  • Develop a deep understanding of the needs, problems, and challenges of our customers and solve them with the help of an agile engineering team

About You

  • 3+ years of end-to-end product ownership experience, preferably of B2B Enterprise SaaS products 
  • Ability to clearly communicate your product vision in a simple and easy-to-understand language for a broad audience, including senior management
  • Ability to bridge the gap between business and technology, build trust with key stakeholders to align multiple teams, and deliver on strategic initiatives
  • Customer-centric and have the ability to identify customer problems, prioritize for business value, and work cross-functionally
  • Detail-oriented, strongly analytical, and you can synthesize product information in quantitative and qualitative metrics
  • Ability to go deep into technical issues with developers and stakeholders
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related, MBA a plus

Our Benefits

  • Working on a meaningful challenge with a positive impact on the scientific community 
  • A professional and dynamic team with a global vision and mindset
  • An exciting, international working environment - we have more than 40 nationalities!
  • We’ve got your health benefits (medical, dental, and vision) and 401K with company match covered
  • Staying healthy and fit is essential - we cover a part of your gym membership!
  • A learning & development budget to enable your ambitions to grow professionally in your field

At ZAGENO, our employees' health and safety are our top priority. We continue to monitor the (local) government and authorities’ guidelines to ensure a safe working environment. Therefore, all our employees are working from home.
All interviews and meetings are held online.