Senior Product Owner - Web (m/f)

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We are smava - the online loan comparison platform.  We provide transparency and fairness to our customers by delivering all the relevant data and information that allows them to act as empowered market participants. Our mission is disrupting financial services by digitalizing lending. We provide our customers with the fastest, most convenient, and most affordable personal credit solutions which fit their individual needs best. That is why we also have been awarded as Innovator 2018. All of that has been achieved thanks to more than 300 employees. Become a part of the smava-story now!

Senior Product Owner - Web (m/f)

Your passion for business and user experience will allow you to identify and solve the pain points throughout smava's customer journey. Equipped with strong leadership skills and an entrepreneurial mindset, you will drive your data backed roadmap throughout the organization. You will not only optimize but also innovate how people apply for and receive consumer loans with the customer at the center of your attention. You will be working directly with our VP Product - Vineet Singla - who looks back on more than 15 years of international Product Management experience. Are you interested in growing with us towards being the undisputed #1 online consumer loans business in Germany? - Get in touch with us!

Your responsibilities

  • Own, develop and drive the strategy and roadmap of your product
  • Lead a cross-functional agile product development team to deliver the best in class user experience
  • Own and improve your KPIs by improving smava's customer journey
  • Identify challenges through the rigorous use of data analytics as well as qualitative user research
  • Backup your decisions with a compelling business case
  • Deep dive into our customer segments to understand why people do things and take it from there

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (MBA is a plus)
  • More than 5 years of experience in product management
  • Proven track record as product owner in a fast-growing online consumer business
  • Expert knowledge and a proven track record in customer-centric product development
  • Hands-on experience in marketing and conversion optimization
  • Strong leader with an entrepreneurial drive
  • Strong focus on business impact
  • Passionate and hands-on problem solver
  • Passion for learning and continuously improving yourself
  • Experienced in managing stakeholders and building relationships across the whole organization
  • Fluent in English


  • Experience in people management and prior P&L responsibility
  • Prior working experience in UX / Design
  • Work experience in FinTech domain or financial sector
  • Fluency in German

What we offer

  • An exciting range of tasks in an innovative and fast-growing Fintech company
  • Signing bonus, because every great decision should be rewarded
  • Relocation bonus (in case you are relocating to Berlin)
  • Onboarding support (e.g. visa sponsorship & accommodation)
  • Paid education (e. g. trainings, workshops, conferences)
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Subsidized Lunch offer ( and subsidized public transport ticket (VBB Umweltkarte)
  • Discounted fitness offers close to the office
  • Flexible working hours
  • Language courses
  • Brown Bag Lunches, Hackathons, Beer Friday, Cookie Friday, Mystery Lunch, Breakfast Club and team events
  • Open communication & flat hierarchy allows fast execution
  • Smart colleagues from all around the world (30+ nationalities)

Did we get your attention? Then we are looking forward receiving your application including:

  • CV, salary expectations and earliest starting date addressed to Natalia Nehring
  • In case you are not an EU citizen, we also need a copy of your academic degree & valid passport
  • If you already have a Blue Card, Visa or Work Permit, please let us know

Note that it will be difficult to proceed with your application without the documents mentioned above.

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