Product Owner - Mobile

Job description

We are Virtuagym: a leading tech company providing an innovative all-in-one SaaS solution for health professionals. This includes communication and engagement, membership management, e-commerce, and billing and payments, together with exercise and nutrition guidance and online coaching.


With two offices in Amsterdam, NL, and Medellin, CO, 220+ employees, over 15 million end-users, 30,000 trainers and more than 6,000 health clubs worldwide, we keep on growing every year. The company culture is informal, dynamic, and fun. We are beyond the start-up phase, but still cherish our start-up culture.


Our Product Owners, together with the larger Product Development team, play an essential role in the Virtuagym story by ensuring that we offer the best possible product to our customers.


Will you join us in our quest to create a healthier and happier world?


What this role looks like

Our 60+ strong Product Development department is fully located at our Amsterdam HQ. The department consists of Product Owners, Software Developers and Architects, DevOps and QA Engineers, and Product Designers, and is divided into multiple domains. The agile department is responsible for expanding, improving and optimizing our SaaS solution for health and fitness companies worldwide.
One of our main focus points as a department is to always ask ourselves what adds the most value for our customers, and therefore should have the highest priority for our teams. By asking this, we work towards our ultimate goal: making the world a happier and healthier place by becoming the Android of Fitness.


As our new Mobile Product Owner you focus on delivering value for our customers and their end-users. Together with your team of 8 Android and iOS developers and a QA Engineer, you work on both B2C and B2B solutions.
Together with your Scrum team, the Design team, and our Product Manager you ensure the delivery of new features in a predictable manner, while managing your stakeholders and keeping the backlog prioritized.


Some of your key tasks will be:

  • Provide vision and direction to the Agile mobile development team and stakeholders throughout the projects 
  • Manage a backlog with clear and refined requirements
  • Interact with customers and internal stakeholders to understand challenges, determine priorities and manage expectations
  • Collaborate with our Product Manager to research and analyze opportunities in your domain
  • Drive our product forward by being the domain expert

Requirements

What you bring to the table

  • 2+ years of experience as a Product Owner - some of these years have been spent working on Android and iOS apps
  • Experience using Jira and Confluence 
  • Knowledge of Scrum and all related ceremonies
  • Google Analytics and Firebase don’t have any secrets for you
  • A strong customer-focused mindset
  • A collaborative, deadline-driven team player 
  • An affinity with a healthy lifestyle – you enjoy a good workout from time to time
  • Great communication & interpersonal skills in English, our company language
  • A degree in a related field

Bonus points if you can check of one of these:

  • Worked in a different role in a digital/online company
  • Experience from a B2B SaaS company
  • Worked at another fitness and health company
  • Obtained a Product Owner certification
  • Other applicable skills such as coding, designing, project management, etc.


Here's why we think you should come work with us

  • We offer a full-time contract with solid compensation, free gym membership, weekly crossfit, pilates and yoga classes, knowledge exchange sessions (pizza included!), Dutch-speaking courses for the non-Dutchies, fresh fruit in the office, Friday drinks and plenty of other fun events with your colleagues
  • We provide 25 paid holidays per year (based on a full-time contract), holiday allowance and a pension plan
  • You’ll be joining a diverse and international team made up of over 30 nationalities across our offices in Amsterdam and Medellin, working in an easy-going and fun environment
  • As a scale-up, we offer great freedom and autonomy to take ownership of projects and to develop your skills and experience with us
  • Our beautiful office in Amsterdam is located along the Knowledge Mile and has stunning views of the city. We’re also just a few minutes walk away from Amstel station, a key transport hub


Are you ready to join us?

Please do not hesitate to apply by clicking the ‘Apply for this Job’ button below! 

The recruitment procedure for this position consists of an intake by telephone and 2 interviews.

For any questions on the vacancy, please get in touch with our recruitment team at recruitment@virtuagym.com.

Please note that we do not collaborate with third parties to fill this vacancy.