Product Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates · Product and Tech

Description

Do you want to help build a world-class institution from the region, experience the thrill of being part of a high-growth technology company, and improve people’s lives?

There is only one way to build an awesome institution: to attract exceptionally talented people who are aligned with the mission of the organisation and make them partners in success. At Careem, our mission is to simplify & improve the lives of people, initially through solutions that make transportation in the region reliable, and over time, through disruptions in payments and logistics. In the process, we want to build an organisation that inspires and become a world-class institution from the region.

Founded in 2012 by former entrepreneurs and McKinsey alums, Careem is the MENA regions leading ride-hailing service and newest Tech Unicorn. With 30% monthly growth, we now operate in 47 cities across 11 countries and host over 6million users. With our recent Series D funding success, we are positioned on the cusp of significant scale and well on target to deliver our goal of creating one million jobs in the region by 2018. Read more about us here and here.


ABOUT THE PRODUCT MANAGER ROLE AND BUSINESS CAPABILITIES TEAM

The purpose of our Product Manager role is to drive the conceptualisation, development and rollout of features and product improvements. This is a pivotal role and requires a unique blend of business understanding and technical savviness; a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. You will work closely with key stakeholders in the company to understand the market and the issues they face and be able to identify and implement innovative solutions for the broader market. Working across all areas of the company, you will serve as an internal/external liaison between Sales channels marketing teams and key customers.

The Business Capability team within Product is focused on solving some of the toughest and most exciting problems for Careem. Our job is to make sure that we build the core systems and algorithms that ensures matching between customers and captains. This includes helping captains in finding optimal positioning, determining real-time dynamic pricing to ensure we deliver a reliable service and building scalable and smart dispatching algorithms to maximise the fleet utilisation and deliver an awesome customer experience.

As Product Manager for Peak pricing you will drive the thinking and building of our real-time peak pricing platform, working closely with other Product Managers, Engineers and Data Scientists to continuously improve our peak pricing algorithms. You will be working closely with other departments in gathering feedback, tracking KPIs and running A/B tests to ensure Careem is able to deliver a reliable and awesome service.


Key responsibilities include:

Requirements

The ideal candidate will have a passionate commitment to improving the lives of people, an insane focus on excellence and customer service, and a strong alignment with our core values: being bold, focused, agile and collaborative. Additional qualifications include:

Benefits

We are a fast-growing startup with an emphasis on equity compensation

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