Product Owner

Let's transform the way people travel!

At Yilu - the first start-up founded by the Lufthansa Group - we want to change the way people travel. Our goal is to revolutionise the entire travel journey, from the point of departure to the final destination, to provide customers with a connected, convenient and enjoyable experience while creating new growth opportunities for travel companies. To achieve this, we are developing a smart end-to-end travel platform that connects selected travel, mobility and service providers along the travel chain.

We are looking for a Product Owner to join our motivated team in Berlin. We are currently working remotely, so please apply only if you are in Germany!

What you’ll be working on

  • Work with the VP Product to define the product vision, strategy, and roadmap
  • Assume the Product Owner role in our cross-functional team by managing the product backlog, creating actionable user stories for the development teams and making sure we are always working on adding value to our users
  • Drive the integration of service & data providers onto our platform
  • Contribute to internal product development efforts while taking into account the roadmaps of external enterprise partners and service providers
  • Work hand in hand with designers, engineers on user personas, pain points and journeys
  • Gather and manage product feedback through surveys, concept testing, analytics tools, and A/B testing
  • Monitor and report on product KPIs
  • Collaborate closely with our Commercial Team to drive touchpoint integrations

What you’ll bring along

  • 4+ years experience in product management in an agile environment
  • Experience in driving an agile product development process, facilitate product management ceremonies and work in cross-functional teams
  • A demonstrated and focused desire to build B2B products and B2C services that customers will love
  • Understanding of platforms, APIs, 3rd party integrations, mobile technologies, microservices architecture is a plus
  • Strong experience through all stages of the product lifecycle - from scratch to scaling existing businesses

  • Nice to have experience, that we'd like to hear about:
  • Experience in the travel industry is a plus
  • Understanding APIs as a product is a plus

  • If you feel like you don't quite meet all the criteria listed in the skills/experience, but the role really speaks to you, please apply! If you feel like a lot of the skills and responsibilities outlined are a fit for where you are now in your career or where you're headed, you might be exactly who we're looking for.

What is in it for you

  • Essential role in our smart, motivated and creative team with colleagues from all over the world
  • The chance to impact the success of our constantly growing start-up that is an independent company within the Lufthansa Group
  • Autonomous and empowering culture with flat hierarchies and a high degree of freedom
  • Honest communication, combining thoughtfulness and pragmatism

Compensation and Perks

  • Competitive monetary compensation
  • 30 days of annual holiday
  • A yearly personal development budget of €2000 for training professional growth
  • Remote friendly and flexible working hours, plus a possibility to work from anywhere in Germany
  • A choice between Urban Sports Club membership or a Ticket Plus card
  • Centrally located office in Mitte, with great transport connections and food options. Fully equipped with snacks and drinks at the office (currently working from home but the office is accessible!)
  • Hardware of your choice to make the magic happen!
At Yilu, we embrace differences and value diversity. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and providing a safe environment regardless of sex, race, colour, religion, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.