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The Platform team creates the technology that enables Spotify to learn quickly and scale easily, enabling rapid growth in our users and our business around the globe. Spanning many disciplines, we work to make the business work; creating the frameworks, capabilities and tools needed to welcome a billion customers. Join us and help to amplify productivity, quality and innovation across Spotify.

Interested in driving Spotify's long-term investment in Backstage? We are seeking a product leader to join a fast-paced and innovative team to do just that. This role will report into our head of product for Backstage and will lead our growth and acquisition efforts with the goal of building out strategic partnerships and generating revenue through best-in-class acquisition funnels.

Your role will focus on the Backstage commercial marketplace and will be responsible for two critical metrics: increasing open source adoption and, over time, generating revenue.

What you'll do:

  • Define and drive the overall product vision and strategy for Backstage new user growth
  • Collaborate on the overall direction of Backstage in partnership with the head of product and alongside other product managers
  • Define metrics for the growth of Backstage and establish clear success definitions that both empower your team and build conviction in your roadmap
  • Work closely with a cross-functional team of engineers, designers, data scientists, and user researchers to build and ship experiences that improve the new user experience and solidify the early stages of adoption
  • Clearly communicate product plans, context and results to your teams and the rest of the organization
  • Lead your team in the development of strategic quarterly product roadmaps and annual OKRs that directly lead to business value
  • Work passionately to ensure your teams are focusing on the right things, balancing short versus long-term needs and confidently navigating trade-offs

Who you are:

  • You have several years of experience within technology and have worked as a product manager or senior program manager for a minimum of 3-5+ years
  • You are experienced with data-driven product development and are passionate about using feedback to improve products
  • You have a deep understanding of acquisition funnels and conversion and are naturally curious about ways to solve problems for your users
  • You have an ability to operate independently across multiple teams and can navigate trade-offs effectively within your own work and the work of your development team
  • You are an excellent communicator and storyteller, and can communicate concepts and ideas in different formats, depending on context and audience

Where you'll be:

  • We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode that is best for them!
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be within the Americas region in which we have a work location and is within working hours.
  • Working hours? We operate within the Eastern Standard time zone for collaboration and ask that all be located in that time zone.
  • Prefer an office to work from home instead? Not a problem! We have plenty of options for your working preferences. Find more information about our Work From Anywhere options here.

Spotify is an equal opportunity employer. You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what's playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It's in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.

Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world's most popular audio streaming subscription service.

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