Product Design Manager

Full time / Product / Vilnius, Lithuania
Unicorn in the making: our story

Ovoko is the largest online marketplace dedicated to used car parts in Europe. We connect over 3000 professional sellers from 15 countries to tens of thousands of B2B and B2C customers alike. Our mission is to give parts a second life and change the way used car parts are purchased today. We build products that facilitate a circular economy in the automotive industry and our cross-border shipping solution is unmatched in the industry.

About the role

As a Product Design Manager at Ovoko, you’ll be the driving force behind our user-centric design philosophy. You’ll lead and train your team in user-centric product discovery and design, shaping our product vision and establishing robust processes that prioritize user needs, foster collaboration, and elevate design craft across the Supply value stream.

In this role, you’ll spearhead product discovery initiatives, guiding your team through user research, workshops, and design iterations to deeply understand user needs and translate them into exceptional user experiences.

In this role, you will

  • Lead and oversee the user experience of a product, from conception to launch, in partnership with various stakeholders from the product team;
  • Conduct user research and lead product discovery initiatives to deeply understand user needs and pain points;
  • Partner with product managers and engineers to translate user insights into actionable design strategies;
  • Establish and maintain a user-centered design process within the team, fostering collaboration and innovation;
  • Lead a team of talented designers, providing mentorship, coaching, and career development opportunities;
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (marketing, product, engineering) to ensure a cohesive user experience across all touchpoints;
  • Stay up-to-date on design trends and best practices, continuously improving Ovoko’s design language and user experience.

What we're looking for

  • Have extensive experience working within the product design field;
  • Prior experience in leading a product direction and strategy;
  • Have experience leading and mentoring design teams, fostering a positive and productive work environment.
  • Possess a strong understanding of user-centered design methodologies (e.g., user research, user testing, product discovery, etc).
  • Experience working with SaaS or e-commerce products would be an advantage;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Fluent English language skills.


The offered salary is from 4400 € (gross) per month. Please keep in mind that we are also open to discuss your salary expectations based on your competencies and experience.
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Perks and Benefits

Where Convenience Meets Productivity

Enjoy a workspace with best-in-class hardware and software, complimentary drinks and snacks, flexible working hours, and remote work opportunities. Our bright and spacious office features relaxation and entertainment zones, and furry friends are welcome! Plus, we have a private gym with shower and hygiene supplies right in our office. But that's not all – we also encourage flexibility, allowing you to work from anywhere for up to 30 days, giving you the freedom to break the routine and embrace new perspectives.

Culture - Our Unique Voice

At Ovoko, we've ignited a dynamic culture. We're not just a workplace - we're a tight-knit community that thrives on exciting gatherings and thrilling activities. Whether we're revving our engines at exhilarating rat races in the woods or diving into creative themed events, we're always up for a good time. But it's not all about adrenaline – we also believe in open communication. Every two weeks, we come together for All Hands sessions where top executives share updates and encourage dialogue, ensuring your voice is heard. Plus, don't miss our stylish Ovoko couture merchandise – a reflection of our unique culture.

Greener way to travel

Ovoko covers the cost of a monthly public transport ticket for all our employees. It's our way of promoting sustainable and stress-free commuting while you do your part for the environment

Invest in your future, on your terms

At Ovoko, we're committed to your continuous growth and learning. Dive into new knowledge with a generous personal development budget — equivalent to half your monthly salary! Use this to explore anything that sparks your professional curiosity, from compelling courses and workshops to world-renowned conferences. It's your journey - we're just here to support you.

Health Comes First

From day one, you'll receive private health insurance, providing easy access to health experts, routine check-ups, and medical treatment. At Ovoko, we believe that no one should work when they're unwell – it's that simple. That's why we offer two dedicated sick days per month, allowing you to prioritize your health or your family's well-being. If you or your little one is feeling under the weather, take the time to rest, recover, and return to work feeling your best. Your well-being is our priority, so relax and focus on getting better – we've got your back

Employee Stock Option Plan

The opportunity to be a company owner, take responsibility and gain value from the success of the business.

Join us on our mission to give millions of car parts a second life