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Director of Product Management - eCommerce : 20-00893
Ref No.: 20-00893
Category: Project / Program / Product Management & Architecture
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Primary Skills: Product Management, Ecommerce, Data Center, Customer Products
Duration: Fulltime
Contract Type: W2 Only
 
Responsibility / Job Description:
We are looking for Director of Product Management - eCommerce, who is passionate about engaging and inspiring our Customers using deep understanding of customer-centric business practices and insights to enable unique shopping experiences. This leader envisions, strategizes and builds experiences that enable the selection and purchase part of the ecommerce funnel. They will be integral in creating, evolving and executing the roadmap. The ideal strategy will focus on increasing the engagement and conversion by leveraging both internal and external data points.

We Are Looking For You If
  • You are passionate about Customer experience and innovate on behalf of the Customers.
  • You are data-centric and can articulate and quantify the business impact and continue to evaluate and refine the products.
  • You have a strong technical background in building enterprise-level APIs and evangelize those across the organization.
  • You can lead building of product roadmaps and product specifications that deliver customer benefits, meet financial goals, and can build future-proof products.
  • You can lead a team of highly talented and motivated Product Managers and guide your teams build and improve on Product Management practices.
  • You can demonstrate management skills and leadership through hard lines and dotted lines and foster a team spirit and a highly collaborative environment. You can drive a culture of "failing fast” through quick prototyping and seeking feedback to validate ideas.
  • You are deeply analytical and can to make difficult decisions based on data with ease.
  • You can build great relationships with talented engineering, design and analytics partners to ensure that we build lean and impactful products with clearly defined outcomes.
Top Skills We Are Seeking In You
  • Collaborate and drive internal stakeholders to consensus on what to build.
  • Demonstrate exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Develop and champion a product vision and product strategy.
  • Navigate and negotiate through complex business & technology relationships.
  • Make product decisions based on data, metrics and most importantly, the customer.
  • Define and influence product designs and overall user experience.
  • Demonstrate experience in leading, mentoring and growing the team.
Minimum Qualifications: 
  • 8+ years of experience building and enabling compelling Customer Products.
  • 5+ years of experience in Ecommerce Product Management.
  • 5+ Years of demonstrated history of starting, hiring and growing world class product teams.
  • Deep experience with agile methodologies and best practices such as Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc.
  • BS in Computer Science.
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • MBA highly desirable.
      To follow up with any questions, please contact Harsh at 408-512-2437.
 
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
 
If this position is not quite what you're looking for, visit akraya.com and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work finding you a job that is a better fit at one of our many amazing clients.
 
Akraya is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Akraya is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.