• Locations
    • New York
    • Remote
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 1, 2021
  • Function
  • Product Engineering
  • Sector
  • Retail

Shapeways’ digital manufacturing platform offers customers access to high-quality manufacturing from start to finish through automation, innovation, and digitization. The company’s purpose-built software, a wide selection of materials and technologies, and global supply chain lower manufacturing barriers and speed delivery of quality products. Shapeways’ digital manufacturing services have empowered more than one million customers worldwide to produce more than 21 million parts using 11 different technologies and 90 different materials and finishes.

Headquartered in New York City, Shapeways has ISO 9001-compliant manufacturing facilities in Long Island City, NY, and the Netherlands and a network of verified partners around the globe. In September 2021, Shapeways became a publicly-traded company on the NYSE under the ticker SHPW.

Why is a Product Manager important to us?

Shapeways is looking for a product manager that will take product ownership of Shapeways’ APIs, e-commerce integrations, website improvements, and internal tools and systems. You will listen to our customers and stakeholder needs, define and prioritize functionality, and work closely with peers in engineering, operations, commercial, and product to build and deliver timely updates, as we continue to refine our best-in-class production software, to better serve our growing business needs.

What you’ll do:

As an empathic, organized, and collaborative product manager within our Product team, you’ll be responsible for the functional development of the above tools and services, and other fundamental business systems, including:

  • Speaking regularly with our customers and key stakeholders to understand their needs and how we can deliver them.
  • Drive projects by performing market and competitive research, capturing requirements, developing use cases, and user stories around the product, achieving consensus, writing specs, and shipping software with a team of engineers and designers.
  • Maintain and improve the public and private Shapeways API used by some of Shapeways’ largest customers
  • Own the full customer experience of the manufacturing customer of Shapeways.com, the Shapeways marketplace, API, and E-commerce integrations
  • Develop and execute strategy and roadmap to transition internal tools and customer-facing aspects of Shapeways from legacy systems to newly developed tools and microservices built for Otto (www.ottosoftware.com), working with other PMs, engineering, and the leadership team
  • Collaborate with marketing, supply chain, finance, operations, and commercial stakeholders in gathering requirements and delivering features that meet their needs.
  • Improve Shapeways core metrics (revenue, GM%, quality, etc) by having product ownership of the customer experience on Shapeways.com
  • Collaborate with the physical product team to launch new materials and offerings to Shapeways customers, executing Shapeways’ growth and company vision
  • Define, analyze, and measure goals and metrics that allow the team to measure the success of their work and make adjustments to the product


You might be a good fit if you (are, have, possess):

  • A passion for building great products
  • 4+ years of product management experience; including working with API’s, E-commerce flows, and ERP software
  • Strong organizational and collaborative skills
  • Experience working at a fast-paced business, including in an ambiguous environment with the ability to learn quickly and self-motivate
  • Experience with Agile product development, A/B testing experience and always focusing on the customer
  • Familiar or have experience with Jira, Looker, SQL, HotJar, Google Analytics, InVision, Zeplin, Braintree, Stripe
  • Experience in the manufacturing space is a plus, particularly in 3D printing


Why join our team?

At Shapeways, we all contribute to a respectful work environment where we share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively. We are a collaborative, diverse and dynamic group of individuals ready to embark on our next chapter of growth.

Do you want to be part of a culture that is inclusive, inspiring, and allows you the autonomy to be creative in your work? If so, we invite you to join us on our adventure!

Benefits and perks include:

  • Healthcare that fits your needs - We offer excellent medical, dental, and vision plan options that provide coverage to employees and dependents. Our suite of options ranges from 100% employee-only medical premium coverage to extremely reduced premiums for dependent coverage to an enhanced buy-up plan for those with more extensive needs. We also have competitive pricing plans for dental and vision!
  • 401(k) with Safe Harbor Employer Contribution - Join the team and we will immediately invest in your future
  • Parental Leave - Robust paid time off for new parents; both primary and secondary leave
  • Generous Paid Time Off - 20 PTO days plus additional days off when you’re not feeling well, to observe holidays, or just to destress.
  • Wellness - We care about your wellbeing. From Commuter Benefits to FSA’s to a platform to promote financial wellbeing to gym reimbursement to standing desks to a partnership with One Medical...we’ve got you covered
  • Learning & Development - Through continued education/mentorship on the job and our investment in LinkedIn Learning, we’re focused on your growth as a working professional