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Act Venture Capital Ltd

Product Manager - Data



Galway, Ireland · Remote
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

CitySwift is looking for a data-focused Product Manager to join our rapidly growing team.

As the world's leading data platform for public transport, CitySwift powers data-driven decision making for some of the largest transport networks across the globe. Backed by over €15 million in venture capital funding and a partner list that includes the world's largest public transportation operators and government authorities, such as National Express, Go-Ahead Group, Transport for London and many more, CitySwift is in accelerated growth mode with 100% YOY revenue growth and 150% growth in new customers in 2023.

CitySwift’s mission is to increase the adoption of sustainable public transportation usage around the world - our platform currently optimises over 1 billion passenger journeys annually, and our target is to reach over 10 billion by 2026.

At CitySwift, you’ll get the opportunity to take ownership, deliver measurable impact and develop professionally - reshape the future of public transport by accelerating CitySwift’s growth!

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.

Key responsibilities

  • 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 prioritise 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.

Key skills

  • 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
  • Self-driven, organized, and ready to lead without constant direction
  • Enjoys the puzzle of integrating qualitative and quantitative data to inform decisions

We value, recognise and reward our people

  • Competitive market salary
  • Health and Life Insurance and matched pension schemes
  • 25 days annual leave, with additional company days off throughout the year
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid/remote working opportunities including Work Abroad Program
  • Paid Sick, Maternity and Paternity benefits
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), mental health and wellbeing supports
  • Employee referral program with opportunity to earn up to €4,000 per referral
  • Annual Service recognition benefits (Additional Annual leave and pension contributions)