Product Manager (m/w/d)

With our publishing platform Purple, we help magazine and news publishers succeed – by combining rock-solid engineering, creative uses of AI and data with proven best-of-breed solutions. Our offering includes a headless CMS based on Gutenberg, a highly scalable delivery infrastructure based on Kafka and Kubernetes, a modular state-of-the-art news app and website framework, and a suite of AI-powered newsroom automation and audience development tools.
Our customers range from medium-sized publishers to internationally publishing groups – from Australia to the Zurich Oberland. Close contact with our customers and users allows us to develop our product with our users at the center.
We are currently experiencing a fascinating growth and internationalization phase. What is still missing is you!  A talented product manager who contributes with know-how, passion and creativity to further develop Purple as the AI-powered publishing platform.
We are looking for a Product Manager who helps us realize our vision by further strengthening our discovery process and brings the skills to push for great outcomes.


  • Identify and prioritize problems and opportunities for our customers and users and validate solutions.
  • Release high quality, commercially sound products and ensure that they move us towards our OKRs
  • Work with product teams in the role of Product Owner
    Develop roadmaps for your products to show the way to realizing our vision and achieving our OKRs.
  • Contribute to the overall product strategy, set your products strategy and develop corresponding OKRs together with the team.
  • Monitor key performance indicators of the products and incorporate developments into ongoing product development and road mapping
  • Communicate around the product – release communication, working with management, Customer Success, Sales, Marketing and Client Services/Project Management.


  • You have 3+ years of experience in Product Management or as a Product Owner.
  • You can generate insights about users – with appropriate qualitative methods or quantitatively via product analytics tools and feel comfortable talking to customers
  • You prioritize clearly and can explain exactly what really moves us and the product forward
  • You think and work in hypotheses and experiments without losing sight of the big picture
  • You have successfully delivered high quality software products together with product teams that achieve the set KPIs
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills and are able to win over others for your ideas – in German and English

This would be a plus:

  • You have experience as a product manager or product owner at a magazine or news publisher or have worked on a B2B SaaS product
  • You have already worked in an outcome-oriented setting
  • You like to practice what Marty Cagan, Teresa Torres or John Cutler write


  • A great company to work for with a 100% recommendation rate on Kununu
  • Creative and lively working atmosphere and a sunny workplace in our Berlin office
  • Remote work is always possible, and has been before COVID
    Outcome driven environment with well-established continuous improvement processes open to all
  • A bright and motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Freedom for individual development and new ideas
  • Flexible working hours and uncomplicated family compatibility
  • International customers from startups to large corporations
  • In addition, you can expect above-average coffee, delicious fruit, cool soft drinks, a foosball table, a game machine and a popcorn machine in our office.
  • In times of COVID we give a lot of space with virtual/digital events to support the special company and team culture

Tagged as: Flexible hours, Remote