The Sr. Technology Product Manager will partner with internal/ external stakeholders and Leadership to understand the business and technology landscape of the company and creatively define solutions in support of new product offerings, alleviating customer experience pain points and improving architecture. The TPM will own the product end-to-end, create and manage product vision, strategy and roadmap, and lead cross functional teams to deliver high quality products. The Technology Product Manager will be adept in balancing technical knowledge and business acumen, possess great leadership, management, communication and people skills.
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The Senior Technology Product Manager owns the product definition and delivery for a subset of forward and/or reverse logistics within the overall Supply Chain for the T-Mobile enterprise.
T-Mobile has 5,000+ Supply Chain Retail stores of distribution and a complex assortment of 800+ skus at any time, and requires sophisticated Supply Chain Logistics capabilities to fulfill our brand promise to consumers. The individual will guide small, medium and large IT projects from inception to delivery in the Supply Chain Logistics space. Works directly with the business and users to ensure that solutions satisfy business needs, proper requirements are established, and solutions are created (via external development) and implemented successfully. Guides selection of software and ensure proper use/fit for purpose, seeking to reduce customizations while aligning to best practices and bringing to bear the most sophisticated capacities that the business requires. Stays with the project from inception to delivery, while guiding teams of Project Managers, Business Analysts, and Developers via matrix relationships.
• Owns the technical product roadmap for complex or cross-platform solutions.
• Partners with business, internal/external stakeholders and Leadership to understand current customer experiences, identifies areas of opportunity, create and manage product vision and roadmap.
• Leads and manage product backlog and priorities with our business and technology partners.
• Leads product backlog grooming sessions partnering with key resources.
? Manages the "big picture" of challenges impacting the customer experience, including the technical, functional, process, and policy considerations, and creatively defines and implements solutions to those challenges.
? Informs and evangelizes a strong customer focus and customer experience that aligns decision making with IT investment choices and prioritization.
? Works with business to identify and articulate initiative scope, benefits and ROI.
? Collaborates with stakeholders to plan and manage product releases.
? Develops and communicates a point of view on complex technical topics. Align multiple domains, both technical and non-technical, on this common vision.
? Manages capacity/work logistics.
Relationship and People Management
? Effectively and efficiently communicates with technical and non-technical audiences, including executive leadership
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? 7+ years of relevant Product Management, Product Owner, Business Analyst, and System Analyst experience in an agile software product development environment with a focus on one or more of the following functional areas: supply chain, forward and reverse logistics and distribution
? Proven success in directing matrixed resources and delivering software, with Agile Scrum methodologies, across multiple teams.
? Strong requirements elicitation, and proven writing skills including the ability to write concisely and clearly for different audiences.
? Experience with Agile backlog/project management tools.
? Experience with successive elaboration and ability to develop Initiatives, Features and User Stories that the DevOps teams can ingest.
? Experience in delivering large and complex business/technology initiatives.
? Proven ability to effectively and efficiently communicate with Leadership, technical and non-technical audiences while employing a high degree of collaboration and influence.
? Strong analytical skills with demonstrated ability to identify/analyze/synthesize product use data and use the data to drive decisions.
? Proficiency in MS Office suite, Rally