HD Supply Lead IT Product Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
HD Supply (www.hdsupply.com) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 300,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations. Through 44 distribution centers, in the U.S. and Canada, the company's approximately 5,500 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including will call, direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Manages the development of products for the organization, including defining the strategy, roadmap, and feature definition for one or more product lines. Leads cross-functional teams through the development life cycle to ensure product success.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities
Ensures IT products and features align with enterprise goals, including driving sales, improving efficiencies, and enhancing customer satisfaction.
Translates business goals and end user needs into product strategies. Communicates product direction and priorities to the product team and business partners.
Documents, reviews, and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met.
Formulates, tests, and refines assumptions and hypotheses through user research and testing.
Makes product decisions that drive value, including identifying issues, obstacles, and dependencies associated with product features and enhancements. Provides regular updates to leadership on product progress.
Participates in product standups, iteration planning sessions, product demonstrations, and retrospectives. Condenses technical concepts into non-technical language for stakeholders.
Collaborates with various product stakeholders to identify roadblocks and resolve issues.
Identifies goals, metrics, and appropriate analytics to measure product performance. Makes product recommendations and refinements based on learnings.
Nature and Scope
Displays the highest level of critical thinking and analysis in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross-departmental problems. Makes prompt, sound decisions when faced with complex and often contradictory alternatives that result in successful outcomes.
Operates with considerable latitude. Situations may have little or no precedent requiring original or new concepts or approaches without guidance from others. Reaches decisions under conditions of uncertainty.
Develops or engages/directs others in developing innovative solutions to important, highly complex strategic and operating problems; cross-departmental considerations are often present.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 8+ years of experience in a related field OR MS/MA and generally 5+ years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
This position will be leading a new product area focused on Property Improvement. The full scope is being defined and needs someone who can lead product strategy as it relates to IT.
7+ years of relevant work experience, including product management experience. Must have experience creating and executing a product roadmap.
Understanding of the customer journey and UX focused product management.
Experience with growing a new product area preferred.
Ability to thrive in a fast paced, ever changing matrixed environment.
Proficiency in modern LEAN product management practices and agile methodologies.
Bachelor’s degree in information technology or a related field preferred.
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
Posted Date 2 months ago (7/12/2021 3:46 PM)
Job ID 2021-45313
Functional Area Information Technology
Remote Position? No
Position Type Full-Time
Posting Location : Postal Code 30339
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.