Lead Product Manager

London, UK
Badoo – Product
Badoo is looking for an outstanding Product Lead to join our team creating multi-million download apps for Android, iOS and Mobile Web. You’ll be used to quick iteration; be enthused about tech, social discovery and dating; and able to drive efficiency in a dynamic environment where innovation is the norm.


    • Build, mentor, and lead a world-class team of Product Managers
    • Establish the product vision and strategy for your product area
    • Develop product roadmaps and build alignment across product teams, cross-functional partners (Marketing, Localisation, Billing, Legal etc.) and Leadership/Executive teamImplement best in class product development and management practices
    • Pitch ideas to senior stakeholders, manage their expectations and establish shared vision across the company.
    • Build consensus on priorities leading to product execution
    • Understand MagicLab's strategic and competitive position, and deliver products that are recognised as industry leading
    • Share a compelling narrative about what problems our products solve, for whom, and how they are solved.
    • Question user behaviour, and analyse data to find answersIdentify opportunities, and be able to adapt to change and new information
    • Define and analyse metrics that inform the success of products and new features
    • Global product management: prioritisation and execution across platforms, markets, languages and currencies
    • Motivate the team, creating urgency and excitement about projects


    • Experience directly managing Product Managers in a fast moving product led organisation
    • Extensive experience delivering mobile apps of a significant scale and complexity, shipping on a regular basis
    • Strong intellect backed by good product instincts
    • Strong knowledge of appropriate product performance metrics, and background in data-driven decision making
    • Product management experience within an in-house development environment, being comfortable communicating with engineers
    • Demonstrable interest in social discovery/dating industry
    • Strong knowledge of A/B testing
    • Experience working on multiple products concurrently desirable
    • Ability to break large projects into manageable pieces, prioritising according to value

About You

    • Passionate, articulate and engaging
    • Empathetic leadership style  
    • Get it done mindsetA team player, used to culture of sharing
    • Able to explain complex things easily