Product Manager - Domains & DNS (Fully Remote work)

Job description

About the company

Openprovider is an ICANN-accredited domain registrar and technology company founded in 2004 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Our team is currently 67 strong, working fully remotely from the Netherlands, Spain, Russia, India, Indonesia, and Sri Lanka.


At Openprovider we love IT in everything we do. One of our core values is actually: ‘Enjoy what you do, and do what you enjoy’, and it really shows! More and more of our clients have great feedback to give us and are engaging in long-term partnerships. We have not stopped growing from the very beginning and are in the process of becoming one of the largest domain & SSL wholesalers in Europe.


Show us what you are capable of and join the team! We’re bananas about domains and our doors are always OPEN.


About the role

We are looking for a Product Manager who will help Openprovider achieve its 10-year target by growing our core domain business.


Team setup

Product Team is a part of the Operations department at Openprovider. There are currently 3 Product Managers reporting to the Head of Product.


Key responsibilities

  • Conduct market and customer research. Continuously monitor the domain industry to follow trends and identify new opportunities.

  • Own and develop the vision and roadmap for the domain business and for new registry accreditations.

  • Manage relationships and communications with registries.

  • Attend industry events several times per year (ICANN, major suppliers, etc.).

  • Represent Openprovider at registrar advisory boards, ICANN’s Registrar Stakeholder Group, and other industry organizations.

  • Lead product discovery activities.

  • Coordinate domain-specific requirements and dependencies with the RCP platform team.

  • Perform the role of Product Owner in the corresponding Scrum team.

  • Drive and coordinate domain consolidation projects.

  • Manage prices and promotions and ensure portfolio accuracy by performing regular price and domain cross-checks.

  • Maintain the free DNS service.

  • Monitor and reduce domain abuse.

Job requirements

Competences:

  • Previous experience in the domain industry is a must.

  • At least 5 years of previous experience as a Product Manager working in an Agile environment and using Lean techniques.

  • Great communication skills in English. Other languages like Russian, Spanish, Dutch or German will be an advantage.

  • Internal and external stakeholder management.

  • Market and customer research.

  • Good understanding of the product discovery process, tools, and techniques.

  • Experienced in writing clear and concise Product Requirement Documents (PRDs) and in communicating effectively with engineering and design teams.

  • Data-driven, with a good understanding of data analytics and data visualization tools and frameworks.

  • Technical knowledge of DNS.

We offer

  • Fully Remote job (work from any city or country you want),

  • Working hours in your local timezone (with the meetings in CET timezone),

  • Company laptop (MacBook),

  • International team.