About Us

Swvl is the leading technology company in the mass transportation market. We are a fast-growing data-driven company that is disrupting the public transportation market on multiple continents making people’s lives better on a daily basis in countries such as Egypt, Kenya, Pakistan, UAE, and Jordan

Swvl is a revolutionary idea that was born from passion, loyalty, and persistence to face all challenges on the table, Swvl is not just a means to facilitate commuting, but a hunger to strive for solutions, encourage the contribution of youth in innovation, and inspire change. Swvl has a positive, diverse, and supportive culture—we look for people who are curious, inventive, and work to be a little better every single day.

About the Role

Swvl is looking for an experienced leader to lead one of the most important product verticals of the organisation - Marketplace. As a leader, the role is responsible for driving the conceptual and technical development of Network efficiency. Additionally, the role will create and lead the vision of Supply shaping, Demand shaping and Fulfilment in the unique space of global mass commute

What You’ll Do

  • Contribute crucially to organization's strategy and goals working with key leadership teams
  • Solve for Demand estimation, network planning, stations and routing algorithm, supply distribution and fulfilment problem statements through data and customer mindset
  • Build and redefine key marketplace components to align customer and driver needs while driving towards org profitability
  • Build platform understanding of problems and define long term and at scale solutions for Marketplace
  • Expand consumer and captain choices on the platform while being transparent and predictable through Marketplace flows
  • Understand existing systems and the information flow to analyze trade-offs and make decisions in the face of ambiguity
  • Create milestones, prepare a project plan, evangelize, and present timelines/updates to stakeholders across and outside the marketplace
  • Build and lead a cross-functional team, partnering with product, growth, and ops to ship high impact marketplace solutions
  • Be a customer advocate, articulate their needs and deliver user-friendly solutions that solve their challenges
  • Effectively collaborate with world class R&D within SWVL, Tech and Ops team to deliver the business impact of the innovation

What You'll Need

  • At Least 8-12 years of product & tech experience, ideally working on Supply and Demand driven marketplace
  • Self-starter and proactive, ownership driven and resourceful
  • An entrepreneurial mindset comfortable working in a complex and fast-paced environment
  • Highly analytical and data-driven, you rely on data to recognize what’s happening and define & measure success
  • Customer-obsessed
  • Ability to clearly elaborate your thoughts and balance long term vision of the org with immediate business objectives
  • Solid understanding of the Efficiency modules including algorithms and optimization frameworks