With our publishing platform Purple, we help magazine and news publishers succeed – by combining rock-solid engineering, creative uses of AI and data with proven best-of-breed solutions. Our offering includes a headless CMS based on Gutenberg, a highly scalable delivery infrastructure based on Kafka and Kubernetes, a modular state-of-the-art news app and website framework, and a suite of AI-powered newsroom automation and audience development tools.  

Our customers range from medium-sized publishers to internationally publishing groups – from Australia to the Zurich Oberland. Close contact with our customers and users allows us to develop our product with our users at the center.  

We are currently experiencing a fascinating growth and internationalization phase. What is still missing is you!  A talented product manager who contributes with know-how, passion and creativity to further develop Purple as the AI-powered publishing plattform. 

We are looking for a Product Manager who helps us realize our vision by further strengthening our discovery process and brings the skills to push for great outcomes. Become part of the SPRYLAB family!


  • Identify and prioritize problems and opportunities for our customers and users and validate solutions. 
  • Release high quality, commercially sound products and ensure that they move us towards our OKRs 
  • Work with product teams in the role of Product Owner 
  • Develop roadmaps for your products to show the way to realizing our vision and achieving our OKRs.  
  • Contribute to the overall product strategy, set your products strategy and develop corresponding OKRs together with the team. 
  • Monitor key performance indicators of the products and incorporate developments into ongoing product development and road mapping 
  • Communicate around the product – release communication, working with management, Customer Success, Sales, Marketing and Client Services/Project Management. 


  • You have 3+ years of experience in Product Management or as a Product Owner
  • You can generate insights about users – with appropriate qualitative methods or quantitatively via product analytics tools and feel comfortable talking to customers 
  • You prioritize clearly and can explain exactly what really moves us and the product forward 
  • You think and work in hypotheses and experiments without losing sight of the big picture 
  • You have successfully delivered high quality software products together with product teams that achieve the set KPIs 
  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills and are able to win over others for your ideas – in German and English 

This would be a plus: 

  • You have experience as a product manager or product owner at a magazine or news publisher or have worked on a B2B SaaS product 
  • You have already worked in an outcome-oriented setting 
  • You are a fan of Marty Cagan, Teresa Torres or John Cutler 


  • A great company to work for with a 100% recommendation rate on Kununu 
  • Creative and lively working atmosphere and a sunny workplace in our Berlin office
  • Home office is a matter of course for us, even before Corona
  • E-bike leasing with subsidy
  • Individual further training measures
  • A bright and motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Flexible working hours and uncomplicated family compatibility
  • In addition, you can expect above-average coffee, delicious fruit, cool soft drinks, a foosball table, a game machine and a popcorn machine in our office.
  • Last but not least – and we hope you see it the same way: interest in a long-term cooperation

Diversity in disciplines, backgrounds, and experiences strengthens our company. Therefore, we welcome all applications. The hiring criteria are solely based on the job requirements and the qualifications of the applicants.


Mrs. Gergana Schumacher
+49 (0) 30 23 62 58 95 0