Know the customer - You are passionate about the power of location-based services for enterprises at all scales and will be the organization’s go-to expert for the routing needs of businesses, in particular in fleet, logistics, and on-demand markets, working closely with our sales and account managers.
Know the data - You will take a data-driven approach to product management.
Know the business - You will be responsible for maximizing the business value resulting from the work of a number of development teams, deploying a new product increment at least every two weeks.
Know market & industry - You will be responsible for beating the competition in the area of enterprise routing.
Shape and maintain our product vision for enterprise routing
You will consolidate all insights above, together with key strategic product decisions taking into account specific opportunities and threats related to our technological capabilities, in a Product Vision for TomTom Enterprise Routing.
Collaborate closely with product development teams on a daily basis
You will build and manage a prioritized list of user and customer problems to solve where each solved problem takes us closer to the product vision. This is also known as the Product Backlog.
You will work closely with a number of diverse development teams who are responsible for turning the product backlog into deployed product increments, engaging them in the full cycle of product development, from discovery to operation.
You will bring together product development teams and key stakeholders, e.g. at sprint review meetings and user story mapping workshops, so they can effectively collaborate on clarifying user and customer requirements.
You will lead by example in implementing Agile principles and consciously push the team to live DevOps.
Collaborate closely with key stakeholders and teams across the company
TomTom develops and markets a rich product portfolio based on a broad range of location technologies like maps, real-time content services, or search algorithms. You will build and maintain a network across various units inside TomTom to ensure we leverage the full wealth of our location technology portfolio and meet the expectations of key stakeholders.
Extensive experience (5+ years) in B2C and/or B2B Product Management in software-intensive technology organizations, ideally involving APIs as a product.
A passion for location-based services and employing algorithms and technology to solve customer problems, with an expert understanding of the location-based services market, relevant product categories, and the competitive landscape
Experience in working closely with Agile product development teams
Completed a Master level degree in a relevant field
Strong technical background to effectively partner with software architects and engineers
Intellectually capable – strong analytical skills, structuring thoughts, identifying and framing problems, and proposing solutions with reasoned rationales
Can make decisions, even when there is no obvious best solution, achieving consensus amongst stakeholders when the decision is controversial
Ability to form a network of effective relationships within the company
Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills in English
Meet your teamWe’re Navigation, a product unit within TomTom’s Location Technology Products technical unit. We develop software for onboard, hybrid, and online navigation applications – used by hundreds of millions of people around the world. Using a Navigation Data Standard (NDS) run-time format, our software includes navigation domain logic for traffic-dependent routing, route guidance, map visualization, search, positioning and machine learning-based predictions and suggestions. On our team, you’ll see your work transforming connected and embedded navigation around the world.
Competitive compensation package.
Work flexibility program (Working @ TomTom) - work from both home and the office!
Home office benefits, with a setup budget and a monthly allowance to support.
Chance to work abroad for 90-calendar days in select countries and states!
Holiday package that includes your birthday off and a volunteering day per year.
Bring your ideas and innovation to life during our Hackathon, DevDays, and more!
Take on learning opportunities – internal programs, O’Reilly and LinkedIn learning.
The opportunity to join one of the few top tech location specialists and have an impact on the future of mobility.
Be part of a supportive, inclusive, and global culture.
After you apply
1. First call: If your application matches the role, then it’s time to put a voice to the name! We’ll call you to set up an interview.
2. First interview: In this interview, we want to know more about you – what excites you about location technology and how can you help us solve global challenges.
3. Online assessment: We’ll send you an assignment - use your expertise to show us what you’ve got.
4. Second interview: We'll dive into your potential role, showing you how you’ll fit into your team and contribute to our vision.
5. The final decision: Cue the fireworks, because we’ll start the onboarding!