Senior Product Manager - Playlists, Consumer Experience (Remote Eligible - EMEA)


March 23, 2021

Delivering the best Spotify experience possible. To as many people as possible. In as many moments as possible. That’s what the Experience team is all about. We use our deep understanding of consumer expectations to enrich the lives of millions of our users all over the world, bringing the music and audio they love to the devices, apps and platforms they use every day. Know what our users want? Join us and help Spotify give it to them. Location Gothenburg Job type Permanent
Want to be part of a team working on building a world-class audio experience?
The Core Experience team (we call it a tribe!) Works at the heart of the Spotify user experience, and we’re part of the Identity and Investment Product Area. We’re a community of product managers, designers, engineers, researchers, and data scientists working on a strategically important priority for the organization, building a world-class user experience on the Spotify mobile apps focused on a users’ desire to Play & Interact and Collect content & Create playlists.
We’re looking for an experienced Product Manager to lead a consumer-facing agile product team. You’ll craft vision and strategy, identify tactics and help craft solutions, prioritize and measure and validate the success of your work. Your work will be used by and impact the lives of millions of people around the world. You’ll partner with a cross-disciplinary set of folks across the globe, working in a fast-paced environment, and hopefully have a lot of fun along the way.
The Product Area is based at Sweden’s second-largest city, located on the west coast just 20 minutes from a world-famous archipelago. Our office is right in the heart of the vibrant inner-city district and is home to one of Spotify’s most senior and tenured groups of engineers.
What you’ll do
  • Collaborate with designers, engineers, researchers and data scientists to identify problems, opportunities and solutions that will support the needs of our users and impact our goals/metrics
  • Own and prioritise a long term product roadmap for your area based on a healthy balance of innovation, reducing technical debt and maintenance and support
  • Triangulate data and insights to develop a robust product strategy and inform decision making
  • Utilize a/b testing and other methodologies to validate the success of your chosen approach
  • Work with a variety of cross-functional stakeholders to receive input, get feedback, and keep them informed

Who you are
  • You have experience working with agile development teams building world class consumer products
  • You have a proven track record of taking new products to market
  • You are able to distill complex information into easy-to-understand concepts, and understand how lead a team through ambiguity
  • You have experience working with data and insights to understand and measure your work
  • You know what makes a great user experience and love partnering with design, insights and engineering to turn a vision into reality
  • You are an excellent communicator, comfortable working with multiple stakeholders
  • You have a growth mindset
  • You are driven to get stuff done, but with a collaborative approach. You understand that we don’t win unless the team wins, and you leave ego out of it.

Where You'll Be
  • We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode that is best for them!
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be within the EMEA region in which we have a work location and is within working hours.
  • Working hours? We operate within the Central European and GMT time zones for collaboration and ask that all be located that time zone.
  • Prefer an office to work from home instead? Not a problem! We have plenty of options for your working preferences. Find more information about our Work From Anywhere options here

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.