Mendix is on a mission to enable anyone in any organization – from the marketing coordinator to the software developer to the CEO – to create things that are transformational for their company. We are fundamentally reinventing the way applications are created and we’re reinventing the future of software development. Sounds ambitious, right? We agree.
Not to brag, but nearly 4,000 organizations worldwide, including KLM, Medtronic, Merck, and Philips, rely on Mendix to build web and mobile applications. Thousands of our customers use our platform to delight their clients and empower their employees. It’s no surprise that we’re a recognized Leader by Gartner and Forrester in a red-hot market expected to exceed $21 billion by 2022. Ok, maybe we did want to brag a little. But we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished…and…we’re humble enough to admit that we need you to make us even more effective.
Do you like building beautiful end-user experiences from design time to runtime for web, mobile, augmented reality and conversational UI?
To further enable the mobile journey, we are looking for an associate product manager who can elevate Mendix as a multi-experience platform and take the end user & developer experience to the next level.
The ideal candidate possesses a strong affinity with UX, a blend of strategic thinking and analytical power that will help build and ship the right features. Your main task will be identifying the topics and features to continuously raise the bar on building great mobile user experiences with smooth low code developer experience from beginning to end.
Your main challenges:
Help with defining the product vision and strategy to enable developers to build great end-user experiences.
Create a roadmap for the different development teams in the Front-end group which ensures that we continuously add value that will make our developers and end-users happy.
Working closely with stakeholders both within R&D and other departments to ensure product releases are properly supported with the whole product experience in mind: documentation, training materials, and guidance including best practices.
Advising and helping customers in taking their apps to the next level.
Create content to help customers in taking their apps to the next level, which includes best practices, tutorials and training.
Identifying customer needs through interacting with customers and by data-driven analysis.
Help shaping the solutions and directions by representing the end-users and developers.
Designing and releasing products with an outstanding end-user & developer experience on a regular basis, working with the UX and engineering teams to achieve high quality products as well as reasonable timelines.
You will work on“whole product” success, providing all stakeholders with the necessary content to market, sell, and implement our testing and quality engineering products.
You will work together with other product managers to define requirements and identify dependencies on other parts of the product portfolio to build the functionality our customers need.
You will work together with product marketing, expert services, customer success and sales to increase Mendix adoption and success.
Desired skills and experience:
Experience with mobile development, e.g. UX, mobile apps, web apps, augmented reality.
Two or more years experience with Mendix or other visual development platforms.
Experience with Agile product management & Agile software development
The ability to inspire and motivate R&D engineers through your focus on developers and end-users in combination with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Educational background in Computer Science, Human Interaction Design or similar.
Our Guiding Principles
While we live on different continents, speak different languages, and work on different things, we are bound by our “MendixBlue” guiding principles. Being “MendixBlue” means that you live the culture, and you consistently improve it as we grow. It’s kind of a big deal.
We put the customer first. Without our customers, we have no business. So, if you act in the best interest of our customers, always…you belong here.
We think big. We work to have a meaningful, lasting impact on the world. So, if you aim high and think long term…you belong here.
We innovate. We want to be what happens next. So, if you ask “what if?” and work to find a way or make one…you belong here.
We nurture talent. We look, not just at the sum of what an individual has done, but at the potential of who they can be. So, if you’re up for learning from your failures…you belong here.
We hear every voice. Inflated egos don’t last here, humility does. So, if you share credit and ensure that the best ideas win – regardless of who they come from…you belong here.
We own it. If something needs doing, we do it. So, if you focus on the outcome, and take initiative to get it done…you belong here.
We have fun. We use laughter as a common language. We can ask for help and we’re happy to give it. So, if you find joy and purpose in what you do…you belong here.
Make your career at Mendix.
There are precious few jobs that let you create the future. But you’ll find one at Mendix. We are at a pivotal time in our company’s existence: where rapid growth meets stable funding. This is the time for industrious people to raise their hands to solve the next generation of problems. Mendix is a place where ambitious people can thrive; where you can identify an issue, propose a solution, and build the structure to make it happen.
Important to know: Mendix is a Siemens business, which means we’re backed by the resources and stability of one of the world’s largest and most forward-looking enterprises. Think: job security.
Since our company was founded in 2005, our aim has been to create a great work environment for people at all stages in their careers. That’s why we are so pleased and honored that we were rated a top Cloud Computing Company to work for in 2019, based on feedback from our employees on Glassdoor. With offices in the Netherlands, the UK, Germany, and the US, (and more coming), we provide an international playground to truly impact the world through low-code.