Within the big IDEXX family, there is a group of animal lovers as well as technology enthusiasts – the IDEXX Animana software product & development team. Being built in our international HQ in the Netherlands, IDEXX Animana is an intuitive, cloud-based practice information management solution that helps veterinary clinics to run in the most efficient way and optimize communication with their clients. The software allows veterinarians, technicians and practice managers to access patient data anytime, anywhere, simply with access to the internet.
Animana is the largest cloud-based veterinary practice management systems in the world, leader in the Dutch market and with a growing presence in several other European markets. The product is ready to step up onto a new enterprise level, are you ready to join in the exciting adventure?
Product Manager, Animana Software
Reporting into the Chief Product Owner, you will be responsible for Epics and large scale feature projects.
You will play a critical role in the scrum team helping to drive the product vision and initiatives fully implemented in day to day development. Your role covers a wide range of tasks from conducting user researches (e.g. focus group, 1:1 interviews), to creating, maintaining and prioritizing product backlog.
Through working closely with our end users (veterinarians, technicians and practice managers), one of your critical missions is to identify areas where our product can generate possible new services to the clients, be able to translate these possibilities into features, and refine them to actionable user stories. As part of the scrum team, you will participate in the different events such as daily Scrums, s print planning meetings and sprint r eviews & r etrospectives. You will be working closely with the BSA team on technical possibilities and ensure the product backlog is appropriately managed according to development capacity. Qualifications
We are a fast-paced product team and we are operating under a high level of disciplined Software Development Life Cycle. Coming in as a seasoned product manager, we need you to have experienced some of the ups and downs in a client-facing (B2B/B2C) software development environment. We work hard towards the results – we deliver with collaborative team efforts and we work in harmony, so you should be able to challenge the stakeholders when needed to and you play well in a team. You need to be an excellent communicator, and one of your strongest personal traits is being exceptionally organized. You should have solid analytical mindset and strong prioritization skills to manage multiple projects. Experiences in organizing and conducting user researches will be a great advantage.
Our team is conveniently located across the street from the Hoofddorp train station. We offer a strong culture of learning, growth, career development, disciplined Software Development Life Cycle execution, in a flexible work/life balance environment. We also speak 16 languages across the team but English is KEY, both verbally and in writing, while a good command of the Dutch language would be a plus.
The best part, we are pet/animal focused company. Combine your love of technology and animals at work!