Product Lead

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Product Lead

FULL-TIME · OSLO, NORWAY

Bakken & Bæck is a digital product development studio working out of Oslo, Amsterdam, Bonn and London. In close collaboration with ambitious clients, we design and build digital solutions and businesses from end to end. You might have seen our work for Vipps, Coinbase, Samsolgt,  Morgenlevering, and Kron or stumbled across some of our own previous ventures like Wake. 

When we are not making world-class digital products, we are dedicated to making a friendly and inclusive workplace. We do trips, conferences and events together on a regular basis, and we are always committed to cultivate a company that embraces differences. We strongly believe in flexibility, and know that creativity doesn’t necessarily always happen between 9 and 5. At Bakken & Bæck you’ll be given a lot of freedom while translating complicated problems into easy-to-use products. This means managing your own priorities, trying out new things and working a flexible hours' scheme. 

As a Product Lead your role will be to put yourself in the shoes of our clients and see things from their perspective while taking business needs and scope for design into account. You’ll work in a cross functional capacity and be involved in all stages of a project - from translating client discussions to an idea, to product roadmapping, leading teams internally, and facilitating workshops. You’ll also work with new business - conceptually but also reactively and proactively by way of pitches or similar.

We’re on the lookout for someone who’s had hands-on experience with design and branding, and has eventually gone on to take a bigger role on customer projects - think client contact and sitting in an advisory capacity. Design is at the heart of everything we do, so we believe the right candidate comes with some years of customer-facing design experience, or hands-on product ownership of a digital product, as well as a keen business sense. 


Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience leading and shipping digital design projects
  • Experience delivering projects in a client-facing role
  • Extensive hands-on experience doing design and branding work
  • Experience with facilitating workshops with designers and stakeholders
  • Fluency in Norwegian and English

Bonus if you have an interest in and/or experience with:

  • Conducting and coordinating user research
  • Product management from a startup/scale-up


Perks and benefits:

We take great pride in making Bakken & Bæck a friendly and inclusive workplace, and we care for both your professional and personal well-being. Here are some of the things you can expect if you join us:

  • Doing things together
    Working across offices, we like to get together as often as we can:  yearly trips, meet-ups, parties, dinners or even work on an interesting project. We’ve previously hosted a one-day conference called An Interesting Day and we have an event series called DDD (Define, Design, Develop) where we invite people from different industries to talk about a specific theme.
  • Power your own ideas
    Do you have a project you've always dreamed of? A company you admire, or a problem you are dying to solve? At B&B you can bring your ideas to life. Check out Daylight.
  • Parental leave and baby bonus
    We got the moms and dads in the company to design our own “baby kit”, that includes a €2000 bonus, so you can get a head start on your new parental adventures.
  • Keep it healthy
    We provide an extensive support package that includes a solid health insurance, sponsored therapy sessions, access to physiological treatment and a lot more.
  • Conferences and courses
    You'll get a yearly budget of €1500 to go wherever you need to stay inspired and learn new things.


To get a better feel for what we care about as a company, our perks and work philosophy, check out our
Company Handbook

Get in touch with Codruţa (codruta@bakkenbaeck.com) or Palak (palak@bakkenbaeck.com) in case of any questions!