Senior Product Manager Ola Share

Short Description

In this role, you will be responsible for data science and algorithm driven products that are fundamental to delivering a great share ride experience. You will define, test, and iterate on new product ideas and improvements that deliver great experience and profitability.

Job Description

Senior Product Manager Ola Share

About the Role
 
Interested in a high impact role, where you solve real world problems your consumers are facing? Ola Cabs offers a creative, fast paced, entrepreneurial work environment where you will be at the center of innovation fuelled by a passion to Make in India.
 
As a Senior Product Manager at Ola share you will define, execute, and deliver a product roadmap that adds great value to Ola customers and driver partners. You will participate in developing the strategy and vision for the category, and you will develop and look after product roadmaps and features based on the category strategy and vision.

In this role, you will be responsible for data science and algorithm driven products that are fundamental to delivering a great share ride experience.  You will define, test, and iterate on new product ideas and improvements that deliver great experience and profitability.
 
Roles and Responsibilities 
 
  • Internalize and deeply understand Ola's mission and strategies
  • Passionately track key customer/business metrics
  • Closely collaborate with cross-functional teams across business, engineering, product, marketing, design, data science and analytics to drive significant improvements in product features and key customer/business metrics.
  • Lead product lines and own the roadmap
  • Constantly generate ideas and hypotheses, initiate and carry out experiments and iterative tests.
  • Analyze all aspects of customer experience and business profitability
  • Manage and balance multiple projects with competing priorities in an entrepreneurial environment with little supervision
 
Preferred skills 
 
  • Strategic thinker who is comfortable in a fast-paced, always-on, highly ambiguous start-up environment
  • Obsessed with the user experience, constantly thinking about innovative product tweaks and improvements
  • Excel at tackling complex business process problems and conceptualizing solutions where there currently is either no software or bad software
  • Passionate about data science and conversant with cutting edge data science techniques
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing product and respond strategically to customer needs
  • Possess exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to develop strong working relationships across all levels of the organisation.
  • Can readily switch from writing SQL queries to get an answer, to a hunch, to A/B testing email copy and product features, to brainstorming new growth ideas with stakeholders.
  • Should be a natural leader and a self starter
 
Candidate Background
 
  • 4+ years of prior product management experience in an internet based company
  • Experience in delivering products utilizing data science/ algorithms and machine learning    
  • A bachelor's degree or masters degree in a numerically inclined discipline such as Computer Science, Economics, Physics or Mathematics.
  • MBA degree will be a plus

Senior Product Manager_Ola Share
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ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd., operating under the trade name Ola, is an Indian online transportation network company. It was founded as an online cab aggregator in Mumbai, but is now based in Bangalore. As of September 2015, Ola was valued at $5 billion

OlaCabs acquired Bangalore based taxi service TaxiForSure for about $US200 million. From the 25th of June 2015, Ola users have gained access to TFS cabs via the Ola mobile application. Ola had acquired Geotagg, a trip-planning applications company, for an undisclosed sum to strengthen its new bus-shuttle service.

Ola provides different types of service, ranging from economic to luxury travel. The cabs are reserved through a mobile app and the service accepts both cash and cashless payments with Ola money..Ola also started on-demand auto rickshaw service on its mobile app in different cities