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Senior Associate Product Manager - Shop the Look

Boston, MA
Product Management

Job Description

At Wayfair, our Product Management team is responsible for providing the vision, execution and analysis necessary to delight customers with world class experiences.  As a Senior Associate Product Manager - Shop the Look, you will play a critical role in building out Wayfair’s core inspirational experience across devices and platforms to help customers create a home they love and deserve. In particular, you will be responsible for driving the image sourcing and tagging strategy, tools and workflow while also ensuring all these things feed into the broader Shop the Look experience in a positive, meaningful way.

You must have a strong bias-for-action, be extremely curious, and be willing to fill gaps where necessary to get the job done.  You will be asked to break down complex problems and back up your recommendations with quantitative and qualitative reasoning. You will be a member of a team consisting of Engineers, UX Designers, and Analysts and play a central role in organizing and communicating their efforts.

A day-in-the-life of a Senior APM is extremely self-driven and will include: translating customer problems into action plans, vetting customer feedback against analytics to opportunity size, leading Sprint planning meetings and orchestrating the workflow, and sharing results across dozens of teams and senior leadership.

  • At their core, Senior APMs at Wayfair are strong in both quantitative and qualitative analysis, thrive in a fast-paced environment and are seeking a high-growth opportunity where they can have an immediate impact on critical business decisions.  Senior APMs are strong communicators who are eager to learn, endlessly curious, take pride in hard work and are committed to rapidly advancing their careers.
  • Wayfair is a fun, fast, dynamic culture with a strong team vibe where everyone is out to ‘win’ for our customers.
  • When you join Wayfair, you join one of Boston’s fastest growing companies, currently cultivating the next generation of marketing leaders by staying on the forefront of digital technology.

What you will do:

  • Build product features and functionality for Shop the Look to bring home inspiration and delight to millions of customers
  • Assist in the development of the product road map for your team, spanning all devices (App, Web, Mobile Web), all our retail brands, and all our international locations
  • Strive to understand the evolving landscape and journey that customers follow to find inspiration for their home, including key competitors
  • Manage sprint prioritization and trade-off decisions for a team of dedicated engineers
  • Help create detailed user stories and requirements for product initiatives, and assist a cross functional team of designers and engineers to bring them to life
  • Drive strategy for image sourcing and tagging efforts, in a scalable way that caters to internal users, customers, interior designers, and more
  • Measure the impact of your initiatives and report performance metrics to key stakeholders throughout the organization; you will be communicating to all levels of the organization.
  • Partner with teams in Storefront, Site Merchandising, Site Navigation, Media, Brand Platforms, and more to bring the most relevant and powerful value propositions to Shop the Look

Job Requirements:

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor's Degree
  • Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated experience turning data into actionable insights
  • Deep understanding of business strategy and metrics
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Passionate about building functional and engaging user experiences
  • Cross functional leadership and communication experience
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, with a bias for customer focused innovation

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

Wayfair generated $5.2 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.

Requisition ID: 25089