Product Manager - Lifetime Value and Personalization


March 19, 2021

The Personalization team makes deciding what to play next easier and more enjoyable for every listener. From Daily Mix to Discover Weekly, we’re behind some of Spotify’s most-loved features. We built them by understanding the world of music and podcasts better than anyone else. Join us and you’ll keep millions of users listening by making great recommendations to each and every one of them. Location New York, NY Job type Permanent
Spotify is in search of an experienced and motivated Product Manager to join the Personalization team. Our team focuses on predicting user value and content value using machine learning, and pushes the state of the art of content personalization and recommendations to drive long-term success. Our work is strategically important, influencing fundamental decisions with leadership and driving novel user experiences.
What You'll Do
  • Work with numerous partners across Spotify (R&D, Marketing, Finance) to realize the potential of dozens of use cases for our data and algorithms.
  • Identify and define new requirements from stakeholders, and partner closely with engineering and Product Insights teams to prioritize and deliver these requirements
  • Support quarterly and ongoing planning processes, including defining OKRs, roadmaps
  • Collaborate with Engineering Managers and leads to scope projects and objectives, and program manage timely delivery to landmarks
  • Think one step ahead to define novel uses of user behavior prediction
  • You will work out of our New York office

Who You Are
  • You have worked on machine learning-related products, and are comfortable with brokering the conversation between product, leadership, and machine learning professionals (engineers, researchers, data scientists)
  • You have ability to handle uncertainty, complexity, and operating in an environment with rapid change
  • You are comfortable communicating with a broad range of individuals, from senior leadership to engineers to marketers
  • You have experience coordinating and leading multiple projects or work-streams simultaneously, executing and managing requirements, reviewing deliverables for quality and consistency that you can tell us about
  • You have a deep understanding of the full product lifecycle
  • You are passionate about working in a team environment with diverse perspectives and a culture of ownership and self-starters

Perks of being in the band
Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse. Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success. Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents. All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub. Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs. Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events.
Learn about life at Spotify
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.