Product Manager – Music/Consumer Electronic Hardware & Software

ROLI is a design and innovation start-up company expanding the frontiers of digital music and interactive technologies. We seek a talented individual to join our Product Team. You will work closely with our Technical Project Manager and talented engineering team, developing and building a groundbreaking new product.

You will be part of a multidisciplinary and dynamic Product Team, and will produce work to the highest standards. If you have the skills and experience, this is a unique opportunity to join an industry-influencing start-up.


Lead the development of a groundbreaking, modular music creation product.
Use extensive market knowledge and research to develop and validate product concepts and specifications.
Be responsible for owning, reviewing, and refining the product backlog alongside the engineers, designers, and key stakeholders.
Define the most critical use cases of the product and develop hardware and software roadmaps in-line with key use cases.


A proven track record of leadership in Product Management
A deep understanding of MIDI controller market, with extensive technical knowledge of leading products, particularly pad controllers.
Expert level knowledge of music production / performance workflows.
Proven experience in managing the delivery of mobile software applications, ideally for iOS.
Business planning experience, including user acquisition strategies
The ability to communicate effectively and respectfully, balancing multiple points of view while maintaining clarity
At least five years’ experience in project or product planning for a consumer electronics or music production company / product.
At least two years’ experience in a leadership role, with experience of resource management and leading a team
Strong understanding of hardware and software development cycles.
A passion for audio, design and technology


Join a fast­-moving, fast­-growing team with an exceptionally diverse range of skills, interests and talents
Participate in cutting­-edge design and innovation that will change the way people interact with technology
Be a part of the vibrant East London start­up culture
Enjoy a homemade vegetarian lunch provided free everyday, fresh baked bread and limitless home­made GOLDnola, and the regular outpourings of our juicer
Participate in nightly “6pms”–events ranging from trips to the cinema, restaurants, language classes, playing sports with other ROLI team members, cooking classes, jam sessions, games nights and more…
Expand your skill­set in whichever direction you choose in our regular “Hack Cafe” sessions
Save money and take care of yourself when you join our healthcare cash plan

This is a full-time permanent position to start immediately. Salary is competitive depending on your level of experience. Work will take place in our offices in Dalston. Please note, you must already have the right to live and work in the UK to be considered for this role.

To apply, please visit our website at and apply or send an email with your CV, Cover Letter and why you want to work at ROLI to Talent Manager, Sarah Kosar at