Senior Product Owner

Job description


At our fast-growing Software as a Software (SaaS) company ChannelEngine we have a great opportunity for an experienced product owner! You will be part of our product team and work closely with the development teams and our project manager new sales channels.

Your challenges

As our product owner, you will be responsible for translating (commercial) wishes, creating a clear product vision and developing new functionalities in our international e-commerce platform. You will collect feedback from various stakeholders and help translate this into clear stories and corresponding acceptance criteria for the technical teams.

  • You maintain our global roadmap based on strategic goals
  • You prioritize the product backlog
  • You organize and structure backlog items
  • With a clear vision, you think along with us about the further development of the product
  • You are in direct contact with the various stakeholders
  • You work with multiple development teams and use the large-scale scrum framework (LeSS).

What does ChannelEngine have to offer you?

  • A varied job, you will be working with driven and international teams.
  • Contribute to the development of self-owned international e-commerce platform
  • Freedom and responsibility to organize your own time
  • Growing along with a fast-growing company with big international plans and ambitions
  • Great colleagues with shared lunches and flexible working hours
  • Work in a modern office building next to Leiden Central Station with a gym or, of course, from home;
  • Ergonomic workstations, super-fast PC or laptop with two monitors;
  • Darts in your breaks, chair massages, fresh fruit and delicious coffee from freshly ground beans;
  • An attractive pension scheme


Job requirements

Who are you?

  • You have a minimum of 4 years experience as a Product Owner in an Agile environment, with demonstrable experience of interacting with stakeholders at all levels of business
  • You have experience in an e-commerce environment
  • Experience with another SaaS solution is a big plus
  • You are a clear and concise communicator, experienced in writing technical and functional requirements
  • You work independently and have experience in negotiation and consensus-building skills
  • You have strong organizational skills and always pay attention to detail, and you are able to accurately coordinate teams both internally and externally
  • You like to think along in an informal and fast-growing startup
  • You are eager to learn and keep up with the latest developments in your field.
  • Your English is excellent both written and spoken


What is ChannelEngine?

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to most important international Marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time and maximizing profit and reach.


ChannelEngine's story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most important elements of the global e-commerce market. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to any business. Our 15+ years of e-commerce experience helped us build the most complete marketplace management suite and now, 7 years later, we facilitate the sale of over 6 million products from 2000 brands to over 100 marketplaces. Our platform is used by many strong and well-known companies. Some of the many great names we work for are JBL, Bugaboo, Brabantia, Brunotti, Hunkemöller, RB (Finish, Airwick, Durex, Nurofen), Body & Fit, Nelson, Libbey, Signify, Staples, Polaroid, and many more.


ChannelEngine is growing at an extremely rapid pace and currently covers Channels in Europe, US, Canada and Mexico and is currently on a mission to cover the globe. Do you like change and innovation? Are you looking for high energy and driven people to work with and achieve ambitious goals together while having fun? Are you ready to grow with us? Don’t hesitate to send in your application!