Vertex Ventures US
Vertex Ventures US

Student Associate - Product Management

Tulip Interfaces

Tulip Interfaces

Munich, Germany
Posted on Thursday, July 6, 2023

Tulip, the leader in frontline operations, is helping companies around the world equip their workforce with connected apps, leading to higher quality work, improved efficiency, and end-to-end traceability across operations. Companies of all sizes and across industries have implemented composable solutions with Tulip’s cloud-native, no-code platform to solve some of the most pressing challenges in operations: error-proofing processes and boosting productivity, capturing and analyzing real-time data, and continuous improvement.

A spinoff out of MIT, Tulip is headquartered in Somerville, MA, with offices in Germany and Hungary. Focused on composable, human-centric solutions for industrial environments, Tulip is disrupting the MES category and has been recognized as a World Economic Forum Global Innovator. Tulip has also been named one of Energage’s Top Workplaces USA and one of Built In Boston’s “Best Places to Work” and “Best Midsize Places to Work” for 2023.

About You:

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented individual to join our Product Management team in a part-time capacity in our Munich office. This position is perfect for someone looking to gain valuable experience in product management within a thriving startup environment while making a real world impact.

What skills do I need?

  • Student of Product Management, Engineering, Engineering Management, Computer Science, UX Design or a related field.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Proactive, self-starter attitude with a willingness to learn and grow.
  • Fluency in English; proficiency in German is a plus.
  • A strong track record of academic excellence and a passion for continuous improvement.
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence, Figma and Figjam is a plus as well.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Innovative Product Research: Be at the forefront of industry trends by identifying and documenting current market developments, analyzing competitor strategies, and reviewing feature enhancements.
  • Impactful UX Testing: Play a critical role in shaping our product by working closely with the design team to conduct usability testing with customers and internal users, analyze results, and derive data-driven product decisions.
  • Feature Development Support: Work alongside the Product Manager for Analytics, Data and Machine Learning to contribute to larger initiatives, and take ownership of individual tasks that directly influence the success of our product.
  • Cross-Functional Teamwork: Engage with various teams across the company, such as engineering, sales, and marketing, to gather insights and ensure seamless product development and delivery.

Working At Tulip

We know even great candidates experience imposter syndrome. Even if you don’t match every requirement, applying gives you the opportunity to be considered.

We’re building a strong, diverse team that values hard work, families, and personal well-being. Benefits of working with us include:

  • Direct impact on product and culture
  • Company equity
  • Flexible work schedule and unlimited vacation policy
  • Virtual company events and happy hours
  • In-office catered lunches and stocked kitchens

We are an equal opportunity employer. At Tulip, we celebrate all. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Help us build an inclusive community that will transform frontline operations.