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Act Venture Capital Ltd

Product Manager - Data



Galway, Ireland · Remote
Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2024

About CitySwift

CitySwift’s big data platform powers major bus networks across the globe. Since its inception, CitySwift has built the world's first Mobility Intelligence as a Service platform, with a suite of products that enable bus companies to adapt bus networks for maximum efficiency and growth.

At CitySwift, you’ll get the chance to do meaningful work with measurable impact. We are revolutionising the public transport industry and are looking for people who are driven by passion and fueled by ambition to join us on our mission.

At CitySwift we want to help everybody experience a more reliable and sustainable mode of public transport which is achieved by us, as we are digitally transforming public transport in major cities around the world and we’re looking for a Product Manager to help us realise our dream.

About the Role

In this role, you'll spearhead our efforts to refine and expand CitySwift's data platform. This involves scaling our platform, integrating new data sources, and unlocking actionable insights. It’s a unique opportunity to work at the intersection of data science and urban mobility, directly impacting how cities move. As someone who loves data-driven products you will be obsessed with the quality of the data and insights from the platform, along with the outcomes they enable.

What you will do

  • Drive Data Excellence: Ensure our data platform isn’t just scalable and high-quality, but also innovative, incorporating new data sources and insights to power our core application.
  • Shape Our Future: Manage and prioritize our product roadmap, focusing on the most impactful projects. Launch, test, and iterate on features that shape the public transport experience for millions.
  • Collaborate and Inspire: Work hand-in-hand with engineering, marketing, sales, and other product managers, turning ideas into realities. Engage with customers, digging deep into their needs to define problems and create solutions.
  • Lead with Passion: Motivate and guide the team, ensuring that the user is at the heart of each decision, while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in tech and transport.


  • Has 3+ years of product management experience
  • A strong background in technical platforms and dealing with products involving large quantities of data.
  • Thrives in Agile environments and can turn chaos into order.
  • Communicates brilliantly and empathises deeply with users.
  • Is self-driven, organized, and ready to lead without constant direction.
  • Enjoys the puzzle of integrating qualitative and quantitative data to inform decisions.

What we can offer

  • Very Competitive Market Salary
  • Automatic enrolment into our pension scheme for all employees, matched company contributions
  • 100% Company paid healthcare available to all employees, with the option to add dependents discounted
  • Automatic enrollment for all employees into our Life Insurance scheme
  • 25 days annual leave allowance, with additional company days off given throughout the year
  • Flexible working hours and remote working opportunities based on role
  • Maternity and paternity benefits (100% maternity pay for employees over 2 years of service)
  • Paid Company sick pay
  • Mental Health support (Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), Wellbeing supports (yoga, fitness classes) and free eye tests
  • Opportunity to make your mark in a high growth Irish Tech Company and help us in our mission to reduce global emissions from transport
  • Bike to Work & TaxSaver commuter scheme
  • Employee referral program available to all employees, opportunity to earn up to €4,000
  • Service Recognition Awards and Personal Celebration benefits available to all employees
  • Work Abroad Program available to all employees.
  • Office in City Centre location in Galway
  • Active social club where employees are encouraged to have fun together both inside and outside of work!