• Product Manager

    Location: Dubai

  • Eat is the #1 restaurant reservations platform in the Arab World. We help diners reserve tables in less than 3 clicks. Eat also installs Table Management System at restaurants to digitize reservations and walk-ins, manage floor plans and seat guests. Eat is venture backed and has seated over 6m+ guests to date. We are currently partnered with thousands of restaurants, regionally and globally. Eat is the trusted partner of Google, TripAdvisor and TimeOut Middle East. Eat is a 500 startups company, and funded by MEVP, the largest VC in the Middle East.

    About The Role

    We are looking for a Product Manager that will be responsible for the entire life cycle of the product and ensure that all product initiatives support the company's strategy. This role requires a highly motivated individual that can clearly demonstrate problem solving communication, collaboration and prioritization skills.

    Responsibilities

    • Manage the product development cycle from the ideation to release.
    • Facilitating discussion, decision making and conflict resolutions.
    • Understanding analytics and having the ability to translate data insights into product decisions.
    • Maintaining and grooming the product backlog so that it is aligned with product vision.
    • Monitoring the Scrum frameworks rituals and processes. 
    • Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.

    About You

    • Proven Product Management experience in any well-known software environment.
    • Certified of CSM, CSPO or any equivalent certification.
    • Passionate about ideologies like Scrum, Kanban, Lean Thinking, Lean Startup etc.
    • Basic knowledge of software development processes and procedures to understand his team needs.
    • Solid understanding the basic fundamentals of iterative and incremental development.
    • Solid understanding of JIRA, Confluence and continuous integration

    Benefits

    • Competitive salary, visa, health insurance and one flight ticket home per year.
    • Become a key employee in a fast-growing, exciting startup that is changing the restaurant reservations landscape.
    • Have a real impact on the company’s growth and evolution.
    • Access to the fully-stocked Eat kitchen, free Thursday lunches and to participate in the annual company trip (last year this was to Sri Lanka!).

    What's Next?

    This is a full time position based in Dubai. If you're interested in joining and believe this is the role for you, please send an email to [email protected] and start the email with ‘Sorghum vulgare’.

     

    Looking forward to your application, good luck.