Product Manager I

Swiggy

Bangalore, IN
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Prod Mgmt/Dev
  • Post Date: 04/27/2021
  • Website: swiggy.com
  • Company Address: Tower D, 9th Floor, IBC Knowledge Park, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore – 560029, India

About Swiggy

Swiggy went from just 2 neighbourhoods in Bangalore in 2014 to become India’s largest on-demand delivery platform! We have made our mark in 500+ cities and our fleet of Delivery Partners has reached a staggering 2.25 lakh+ individuals, who are hard at work to offer unparalleled convenience for our consumers.

Job Description

We are all about building products that make this world fun, and a more convenient place to live in ! We @Swiggy dream of changing the Way India Eats and now be the Kings of Convenience ! :)

Being a hyperlocal delivery business means capturing the needs of not one, but three customers - the end consumers, fulfillment partners and the delivery executives.

The product team works closely with engineering, design, data sciences and analytics to deliver the best possible customer experience through seamless technology solutions.

We’re looking for talented, passionate and fearless product folks to join our young, vibrant team. If you’re passionate about solving the right problems, can communicate solutions effectively and can hustle to get it executed, we want to talk to you!

Know the Business Function:

You will be working as part of the Supply Chain Management  team with the focus on building products to drive efficiency and lowering costs across the breadth of the Supply Chain. In the SCM team at Swiggy, we build products for our Instant Grocery Delivery service called Insatmart . It involves building products that help our planning team and ops teams to reduce wastage and increase availability . This requires hands-on experience with demand forecasting, logistics, inventory management & movement. And all of this in a real time on-demand world!! Some of the work ahead in the product stream will be building products to work closely with the DS team to develop and deploy prediction models (Demand Prediction for Grocery & FnV segment, replenishment ), Logistics (Warehouse movement, within dark store movement) , inventory movement (Inwarding, Outwarding, RTV) and collaborate with finance team (Invoicing & billing) to ensure we are legally compliant.

As a Product Manager at Swiggy, these are the things that we will be expecting from you: 

  • 1st principle thinking; the ability to build products from scratch and the vision to scale it 

  • A very keen product sense exhibited through great decision making based on operations, business and technology understanding

  • A  very customer focussed approach to solving problem

  • Deep interest in large data handling and mathematical modelling 

  • Data oriented approach, a key eye for numbers, market insights and an appetite for business/operations context and metrics

  • Effective communication skills, the ability to articulate and evangelize product vision, strategy  priority and ‘Go to market plans’ in a compelling manner

  • Owner mentality; willingness to take initiatives, the accountability to dive closure, tenacity and grit

  • The ability to collaborate with cross functional teams yet the assertiveness and influence to rally people around ’right’ products

An ideal candidate will  have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields, or equivalent practical experience. A postgraduate degree is an added plus.

  • 2-3 years of hands-on Product Management experience (Bonus points for tech chops!) in building impactful and customer facing products at scale. 

  • Worked on complex cross functional products and went through the whole product journey of defining strategy to driving go to market

  • Experience in developing/enhancing products leading to massive impacts in operations, fulfillment, catalog etc.

  • Past experience in supply chain products is a plus plus !

Former entrepreneurs if you have ever started up!  We want to talk to you!

 

To summarize, we need ‘game changers’ and ‘superstars’ in their respective fields!! Do you have what it takes? Please give us a holler!

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