Content Product Owner

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Job Summary: 

Would you like to contribute in creating the future of learning? 

Labster’s a fast-moving company dedicated to empowering the next generation of scientists to do big things. We’re mission-driven and are looking for energetic people that want to change the world.

We’re rapidly growing our content production and we need skilled Product Owners with big ideas and drive to make them reality. You’ll work within a cross-functional development team to create the best experience for our students.

You’ll be working with a group of other Content Product Owners to create a cohesive and powerful experience for our users across various platforms.

This role will represent the voice of millions of students, from a diverse set of backgrounds so a passion for impact is a must.

Key Responsibilities:

What will you do? 

  • Create a high-value roadmap based on deep understanding of user personas, validated ideas and product’s strategic goals
  • Set clear product’s vision and communicate it to the development team and other stakeholders 
  • Translate product roadmap into product backlog and prioritize it according to the highest value for the end users
  • Establish and channel an in-depth understanding of user personas, their behaviour, pain points and needs
  • Actively participate in UX design process to create, test and validate new ideas
  • Collaborate with the content development team and drive cross-functional roadmap execution (create user stories, define product requirements, participate in team’s ceremonies, provide user insights and more)
  • Work cross-functionally on product launches, define what success looks like (metrics), monitor performance and iterate quickly when needed
  • Collaborate with the product manager on understanding overall market needs, gathering insights for future prioritization and sharing in depth user knowledge


What should you have?

  • 3+ years of experience working as a product owner, ideally in content production
  • Experience in creating, prioritizing and owning a Product Backlog
  • Strong execution ability (from idea to launch)
  • Experience in Agile-approach driven projects
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced start-up environment 
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams and both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Focus on user experience and customer needs through the use of technology
  • Demonstrate a data-driven mindset
  • Be fluent in English (our working language)

Bonus points for:

  • Passion in changing the world through learning
  • Knowledge of UX methods and artefacts (wireframes, personas, flows)
  • PO Certification
  • Edtech experience

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Labster, Copenhagen

Højbro Pl. 10
1200 København Directions View page

Workplace & Culture

With 20+ nationalities placed in offices in Bali, Zürich, Copenhagen, and Boston, you will find yourself in a truly international environment. We value and protect engagement and empowerment as we believe that the best results are created by engaged and inspired team members. 

Labster is a Holacracy company where authority and decision-making are distributed throughout self-organizing teams. Don't misunderstand though - Labster offers great and healthy leadership; just with far less top-down management.

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