Senior Product Manager, Platform Engineering

Berlin /
Product – Product Management /
Full-time
/ Hybrid
Rapid is a team of creators delivering the next-generation API platform built for the modern developer. Our users range from independent developers to the largest companies in the world. We work hard to make it easy for developers to build, use, and share APIs faster while providing enterprise-wide visibility and governance. As a result, entrepreneurs and enterprises can concentrate on creating value and business outcomes.

How do we make this happen?  Rapid is the creator of RapidAPI Hub, the world’s largest API hub, where more than 4 million developers discover, evaluate and integrate more than 40,000 APIs from leading companies like Twilio, Microsoft and Google and more. Rapid also offers RapidAPI Studio, which provides developers with a single, connected experience to design, develop, test, monitor and publish their APIs. For enterprise organizations, Rapid offers RapidAPI Enterprise Hub, a private, customizable version of the public hub that enables the company’s developers, customers, and partners to find, manage, and connect to hundreds of internal APIs, as well as external API subscriptions.

We operate at scale when the opportunity is even greater. We offer you the opportunity to make a difference and empower developers to build modern software through API innovation while doing the most critical work of your career. 

Your primary mission is to make RapidAPI employee developers successful by providing the DevOps software capabilities necessary to build, test, deploy, instrument, operate, automate, and analyze their services.

Your Role

Our ideal product leader has managed technical products or large-scale platforms and is obsessed with solving user needs and self-service platforms. They are very technical, able to put themselves in the shoes of our developer users and have extreme attention to detail when it comes to user experiences. They operate in close partnership with their engineering teams and drive initially ambiguously defined projects across the broader company.

You Will

    • Deeply understand RapidAPI engineering needs by spending time with users and observing patterns/trends across their feedback and the market.
    • Define the product strategy and roadmap for Platform Engineering’s considerations, including critical aspects of the user journey.
    • Own decisions directly impact the use and adoption of platform services by RapidAPI engineers.
    • Deliver a product roadmap that satisfies the needs of RapidAPI developers today, with the adaptability to meet their needs in the future.
    • Collaborate with your engineering team daily to rapidly deliver value-added features, systems, and capabilities.

You Have

    • Extensive experience within the Product Management discipline.
    • Demonstrated record of success driving engagement and growth and extended the reach of SaaS and/or developer services.
    • Familiar with Public cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure).
    • Built APIs, products, and complex systems at scale.
    • Extensive experience with DevOps tools: source control, CICD, observability, infrastructure as code, data infrastructure, business intelligence systems, etc.
    • A profound passion for working with engineering teams to help them succeed.
    • Worked on both early-stage and growth-stage products.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
This is an opportunity to play a key role in a fast-growing and high-scale startup company distributed across the US, Europe, and Israel. You'll be taking our product to the next level within a high-talent-density team and out-of-the-box thinking. Having raised $150 million in a Series D investment round in 2022; you’ll be working with a team that is scaling globally, fast.

If this sounds like you, click apply below! We’d love to hear from you.