Product Manager

Belfast or Remote (UK). For permanent remote positions 20% travel is expected in this role (post COVID-19 crisis)

Competitive salary, commensurate with experience

Pension scheme and benefits

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

About Zenith Ai

Zenith is building a software Bio Studio that mobilises best-in-class machine learning for  future Biotechnology. Our vision is to be the standard for end-to-end AI creation that  delivers in the real world. Founded in 2020 by a team of experienced and successful AI  entrepreneurs, our team has rapidly progressed the development of our core software  which enables non-experts to rapidly build and deploy purpose-built AI applications. At  Zenith the customer use-case comes first and to achieve this, AI requires tooling that is  wholly intuitive and light-years ahead of those in use today. 


As a stealth-mode startup, recently acquired, our online presence is currently limited but we  gladly fill in detail throughout the application process. 

About the Role

Zenith has a mission to provide leading AI products for biologists with a principal initial focus  on synthetic biology. We already have a core software tool which will be developed into a  unified, tested, well-defined product with our existing client base. In this role, current and  future opportunities for greater commercial development will be identified, developed and  communicated. A roadmap for achieving the full potential will be built and executed. 


This role is for an experienced person who can lead the creation of the Zenith product working closely with the UI and Software leaders, reporting to the CEO. 

About You

  • Understands machine learning and artificial intelligence 

  • Has a clear view of how AI should be developed and prepared to champion it • Understands - or can learn - the needs of both our business and users • Comfortable with working with ambiguity 

  • Self-starter 

  • Able to help shape ideas

  • Willingness to share and learn with peers 

  • Enthusiastic to join us on our journey and continue building products and services our  customers want 

Required skills

  • ~5 years of commercial experience in a software company or a related discipline

  • Lean approach to value proposition development

  • Experience of co-creating innovative and data-informed products and services

  • Business development

  • Customer, business, and market research 

  • Experience of uncovering experimentation opportunities within the sector

  • Experience of identifying customer segments for us to explore and test

  • Ability to drive customer conversations

  • Ability to develop strong relationships with key partners

  • Ability to build customer empathy

  • Excellent English communication skills

  • Experience in working with lean product and service delivery teams

Desirable skills

  •  Domain /segment expert - deep understanding of the life sciences sector / landscape

How to apply