Head of R&D Innovation Lab2019 - 2019HeyJobs GmbH
- Spearheaded business innovation and second horizon initiatives.
- Created quick prototypes and MVPs to assess new business opportunities, and to aid the company in quick value gains with minimal friction to the main product line.
- Guided the company strategy in content, marketing, and business partnerships fields.
Head of Marketing Product2018 - 2019HeyJobs GmbH
- Led the entire job seeker acquisition department of the company, including the marketing automation product team (product managers, developers, data scientists) and the marketing operations team (channel and operations managers).
- Drove the company strategy on everything marketing related with a direct influence on the value proposition of the company.
- Managed the roadmap execution while coordinating with stakeholders both internal and external.
- Took on resource management and team growth and hiring.
Technical Product Manager2017 - 2018HeyJobs GmbH
- Managed the core product of a performance-marketing startup, focusing on marketing automation, partner integrations, and data-driven models to optimize budget spend and revenue.
- Led a team of six developers and data scientists using Scrumban and a structured OKR process.
- Directed the roadmap creation and execution and took on the analysis and followup of product usage and KPIs.
Co-founder | CTO2006 - 2016Triond
- Founded a VC-backed online publishing platform, driven by an innovative revenue-share business model and a themed content distribution model.
- Held the CTO role from day one, produced a massive scale internet business (100+ million monthly PV, 200,000 users) by implementing the entire tech stack of the service (cloud servers, web services, application servers, databases, and cache mechanisms).
- Directed product management from inception through design to implementation.
- Managed the R&D team, customer success team, and marketing communications team.
- Led the company to profitability.