Sr. Product Manager - Technical

Reference Number: 108998
Location: Seattle, WA US

We’re looking for a technically-savvy product manager to help strategize, design and deliver platforms and customer experiences across devices that transform how customers shop for clothing, shoes, and accessories online. Coming up with compelling ideas that solve real customer problems is just the ante, it’s your ability to translate those ideas into reality which enables our big bets pay off.

You’ll be surrounded by technologists so you are as adept at being a strong contributing member of a technical team as you are coalescing a vision. You should feel at home with our agile approach to software development. In fact, for some projects you’ll be the scrum master. You seek truth in data and are adept at writing complex SQL queries to unlock insights and opportunities. You can work with senior tech leaders to prescribe scrappy technical designs when we want to experiment quickly, but know what has to change for when we have to scale the successful ones for millions of customers. Above all, you relish collaborating with developers on a daily basis to make what they build even better.
We are creating an experience that’s aspirational, so you should have a track record of creating consumer experiences that go beyond functional excellence. You might have had a career in gaming or entertainment, where your contributions elevated the experience into something fun and delightful, but want to take your passion to the next level reaching more customers in a single day than most video games sell in their lifetime.
Key Responsibilities:

Define the product vision, goals, and success metrics.

Take ideas through the green light process with team members up through C-level execs. Translate that vision into a logically sequenced and optimized product roadmap. Write complete and detail-oriented product requirements documents and ensuring clear communication of those requirements to the business, design, usability and development teams. Drive execution, staying ahead of dependencies, making smart tradeoffs, coordinating dependencies, and maintaining communication throughout the organization to guarantee a smooth and efficient product delivery. Balance business needs and technical constraints while maximizing business benefit and building great customer experiences. Audit launched products and iterate based on measurable results. The successful candidate will demonstrate:

A track record delivering world-class consumer experiences in a dynamic industry.

High attention to detail in both communication and task management.

Adeptness from the big picture through the smallest details.

Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams through influence versus direct management; excellent interpersonal skills.

A composed, poised and professional demeanor.

A history of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done.

Strong analytical and quantitative skills (including the ability to effectively use tools such as Excel and SQL on large data sets) and an ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop project business cases.

Basic Qualifications

3+ years program or product management experience leading teams to launch at least 2 consumer-facing sites/apps. Computer Science, Engineering or Math/Stats undergraduate degree. SQL proficiency with large datasets. Experience with high transaction, secure, and scalable systems. Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to influence both senior leadership and peers. Preferred Preference for working on agile enabled teams. Experience in in an industry where fun matters (e.g. fashion, entertainment, media, or games). Spearheaded a V1 product. Can't live without their mobile devices. An eye for style.