Senior Product Manager
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Product Management
- Job Function Product Management
- Employment Type Regular/Permanent
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition R-1718087
What you'll do...
Position: Senior Product Manager
Job Location: 702 SW 8th Street, Bentonville, AR 72712
Duties: Drives the product discovery process by collaborating with the Business, User Experience, and Engineering Teams during discovery to assess value, usability and feasibility of product features; specifying, prioritizing, and communicating high level and detailed product specifications; and using written specifications, business rules, flows, cases and user experience generated deliverables (for example, prototypes, wireframes, design and copy documents). Develops and champions a product vision, strategy, and roadmap for a specific product within a product area in support of corporate goals and objectives by using customer and market research, customer and user feedback, customer usage, and competitive analysis to identify new product opportunities and enhancements; and working with multiple functions to build and evaluate business cases to support product investment decisions. Supports product implementation and deployment by engaging with Engineering and Project Management during implementation to answer questions and make scope trade off decisions; working closely with Marketing and the business to launch products and ensure their adoption; coordinating postlaunch activities to validate that the product works as designed and that acceptance testing was successful; managing the development of training materials; training and supporting users on new product features; managing close-loop feedback cycles to encompass customer and user comments and needs; and defining, tracking and improving key product metrics.
Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field plus 4 years of experience in product management or related experience. OR Master’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or related field plus 1 year of experience in product management or related experience.
Skills required: Must have experience with: Defining product vision, strategy and roadmaps; Aligning stakeholders on the vision and managing business relationships; Prioritizing product features and capabilities; Agile methodologies - SCRUM, Kanban, Scaled Agile and SDLC process; Product discovery and gap analysis; Writing product requirements documents (PRD) for initiatives and presenting them to committees for prioritization and budgeting; Writing epics, features, user stories and process flows; Data analysis using DB2, Teradata, Cassandra, and Informix; Data mapping, visualization and reporting; and Offshore teams coordination. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
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