At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our innovative and sustainable app-only service. We do almost everything in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue to grow rapidly without missing a beat. If you’re a passionate, tech-savvy Product Manager, we’re offering you the opportunity to join one of the diverse teams at our Amsterdam HQ and make a real difference in our scale-up environment.
In a nutshell
Join us as a Technical Product Manager in one of our platform product teams and shape the way we build software products here at Picnic! From developer tooling and CI/CD to networking and security, we’re continuously growing and expanding our expertise. Because we build most of our software in-house, you’ll have full control over design, development, operation, and analytics. As a Technical Product Manager, you’ll set up the vision and roadmap for our platform products in the Foundation domain.
What you’ll do
As a product manager for our Analytics Platform team, you’re supporting business analysts and developers for processing high-volume, near-real-time event streams running on Kafka. Some use-cases where Analytics Platform comes in to play:
- Enable analysts to improve efficiency of our deliveries
- Empowering developers to build real-time dashboards for our automated warehouse
Read more about this team’s work and scope here Tech Radar on Event Streaming Platforms or here Picnic Analytics Platform: Migration from AWS Kinesis to Confluent Cloud
- Experience in a scale up or start up product-led organization (ideally as product owner)
- Masters degree in Analytics, Mathematics, Engineering, Information Technology or Computer Science
- Deeply passionate about shipping great products with great user experiences base on data
- Solid interpersonal and collaborative skills to interact with different stakeholders
Do you want to hear more about us? Check our videos here!
Picnic’s tech team has grown 50+% every year for the past five years. As a Product Manager, you’ll lead teams that continue to grow in number and complexity. We promise to offer you an exciting and challenging growth path, at the speed of Picnic! If you’re interested in finding more about our projects, teams, tech products and future plans, please feel free to get in touch with some of our colleagues: Jelmer Borst, Iliana Iankoulova & Dima Kalashnikov!
Every expert was once a beginner!
You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, including the Picnic Tech Academy, Lunch & Learn sessions, and tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.
Make a difference
You’ll work in an awesome startup environment with the freedom to drive your own projects and create a visible impact.
Our fully electric vehicles and sustainable business model mean you’ll also be contributing to making the world a better place!
Teamwork makes the dream work
With more than 80 nationalities across 3 countries, you’ll be part of a diverse company with plenty of cool stuff to get involved with, from board game evenings to after-work drinks to our company ski trip and more!
You are what you eat
You’ll get freshly prepared, healthy lunches and snacks (with plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and halal options). Coffee snob? Don’t worry, our amazing Picnic barista has you covered.
Mental health is important. As well as having the option to speak with Picnic colleagues who act as confidential advisors, our collaboration with OpenUp gives you easy access to professional psychologists, along with workshops and materials.
There are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing!
We offer competitive compensation and a pension plan that looks out for your future self as well as 25 vacation days per year, so you can recharge your batteries.
Where possible, we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles, which is why we have a hybrid-working model. Our teams generally like to have at least one team day per week at the office (the tasty lunch and Barista-made coffee may be a factor), but besides that, it’s up to you and your team.
Benefits for ex-pats
It can be daunting starting a new job AND moving to a new country. That’s why we offer lots of support for our many ex-pat colleagues, including:
- Relocation package: If you join Picnic from abroad, we’ll cover your trip to Amsterdam, sponsor your Visa, and offer you a month of accommodation while you settle in (as long as regulations allow)
- In the Netherlands, we offer support with your first tax report as well as arranging the 30% ruling
- From health insurance to living arrangements to pet passports, there are always colleagues who’ve faced the same challenges and are more than happy to help!
Commitment to equal opportunities
Picnic is an equal opportunity employer—this means that all decisions regarding applications will be based on qualifications and merit. Applicants will be regarded independently of age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, skin color, civil status, religious beliefs, physical or mental disability, or any other factors protected by law.
At Picnic, we celebrate and value our differences and are committed to building a safe and inclusive working environment where everyone can be themselves.