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Senior Product Manager - OM - Kay

Atlanta, GA 30339
JobTitle: Senior Product Manager - OM - Kay
Job ID: 369288_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Technology
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE
Living by our core values, Home Depot Technology strives to provide opportunities and an education in technology, design, and business for our associates, enabling them to improve their skillsets and pursue work that is meaningful to them within our company. To continue to achieve this goal, we are expanding our technology learning center offering classes, workshops, and events that focus product management.

This learning center works with the various technology portfolios to help accelerate the product management transformation through their associates with an approach of learning by doing. These initiatives are taught and led by inspiring experienced product managers who have first-hand exposure to the technologies and roles their students strive to obtain.

We need energetic, empathetic, intelligent, hardworking and motivated individuals who can help us establish this new approach to technical learning at Home Depot.

  • Communicates research, design, and testing fundamentals in a hands on way that allows students to test and iterate their approach
  • Teaches the various types of qualitative research to inform multiple phases of product development and how/when to use them
  • Teaches how to generate assumptions to inform the scope and questions of research
  • Teaches how to plan, execute, and leverage insights from research to make product decisions
    MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

    50% - Strategy & Planning:
    • Seeks to empathize with and understand the end user deeply and use that knowledge to determine the fastest path to deliver valueTranslates business goals and end user needs into product strategy; communicates direction and product priorities to the development team, other matrixed teams, and third-party partners
    • Identifies goals, metrics and analytics to determine product value; continually makes recommendations and refinements to the product backlog based on learnings
    • Manages and grooms the product backlog; makes future decisions based on the value that will be delivered
    • Partners with Finance to understand financial needs and assist in the creation of business plans for new opportunities
    • Monitors research as well as the competitive landscape to recommend the best solutions and ensure that products remain or become best in class
    • Ensures that product directions balance both the user needs and business goals of driving sales, improving efficiency and enhancing customer satisfaction20% - Delivery & Execution:
      • Formulates, tests and refines assumptions and hypotheses through user research and testing
      • Creates, prioritizes and accepts user stories; incorporate them into release planning
      • Makes product decisions that drive value on a daily basis
      • Identifies and considers pros, cons, issues, obstacles, dependencies and value associated with features and enhancements
      • Participates in standups, iteration planning sessions, product demo, and retrospectives
      • Condenses complex technical concepts into non-technical language for stakeholders30% - People:
        • Fosters collaboration with team members (Engineering, UX, etc.) to drive value and identify and resolve impediments
        • Acts as a proponent of modern software development practices
        • Advocates for the end user and stakeholder by becoming associated with the product, empathizing with and understanding user needs
        • Works with the product team to continuously assess progress, disseminate lessons learned, and understand next steps
        • Manages cross functional team and stakeholder expectations to execute on product strategy and provides education to requestors to determine prioritization based on tangible benefits and/or user experience
        • Guides more junior team members in strategy, alignment, analysis and execution tasks
        • Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern software design and development core practices (communities of practice)
        • Participates in talent acquisition, development and retention activities in support of teamNATURE AND SCOPE
          • Typically reports to the Product Management Manager or Sr. Manager.ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
            Environment:
            • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditionTravel:
              • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time. 

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Posted: 2021-01-27 Expires: 2021-03-11

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