We are looking for a Product Manager to join our lean but high performing team of PMs to deliver the most innovative online shopping experience in licensed sports goods. In this role, you will partner with business, design, UX and development teams to define our shopping experience strategy. The ideal candidate loves clean, well designed user experiences, knows how to use data to drive design decisions and understands the unique demands of e-commerce. We like PMs who are both technical enough to engage with developers and commercial enough to easily partner with our business leaders.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Own and drive the implementation of customer experience features, in alignment with specific goals to improve the customer shopping journey and other KPIs
Use data and structure effective A/B tests to gauge feature impact on key metrics
Define and document specific requirements in ways that make sense in the context of an agile process (written, visual, direct conversation) in sufficient detail to allow developers to execute effectively
Define an implementation roadmap and provide accurate timelines and status back to business stakeholders
Monitor and understand the development calendar – know where your products are in development at all times and manage blockers and dependencies
Define processes to ensure that as we ship new products and features, tracking requirements are factored in and are not and afterthought in our product development process
Understand the broader product roadmap and technical direction of the company to anticipate future needs and challenges
Education & Experience Requirements
Be technical. Computer Science, or related degree. Minimum BS degree.
Have business acumen. Understand tradeoffs between the perfect user experience, and the constraints of time and business goals. An MBA is a plus.
Know eCommerce. You must be intimately familiar with transactional websites and the relevant KPIs to track and grow. Experience in clothing / apparel is a strong plus.
Be good with people. Have the ability to develop strong and effective relationships with technology and business teams
Have experience with Agile methodologies and tools. Jira is a strong plus.
Be skilled at writing effective requirements in the form of concise stories, with success criteria and the rationale behind a given feature request
Be curious, creative and interested in technology and ecommerce innovation. Want to learn the business and how our customers interact to anticipate future needs.
Have excellent communication skills.
Experience with personalization and optimization platforms are a nice to have.