Do you want to be a product manager?

‘Yes’ would be a great answer if you have the right skills and experience and live in Indonesia. Everyone wants a product manager.

Search results for “product manager” in “Indonesia” show almost 3,000 openings on job portal Glassdoor alone. On LinkedIn, there are more than 1,700. And on Jobstreet, over 1,200. That’s comparable to, if not more than, the openings for software engineers—1,800, 1,500, and 1,400 results, respectively. While some results may not be relevant and the data isn’t comparative, people in the industry confirmed there has been a surge.

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Yunindita Prasidya

Based in Bali, Dita writes about Indonesia’s growing digital economy, including how technology is shaping the lives of young Indonesians and impacting traditional industries. She was previously a reporter at The Jakarta Post.

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