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Senior Product Manager - EU Merchandising Systems (m/f)

Berlin, Germany
Operations Product Innovation


Job Description

If you're passionate about e-commerce and creating scalable operational systems that will drive our business and elevate customer, supplier, and employee experiences, we are looking for you to join our Product Innovation - Merchandising Systems team.

You must be able to transform data into insights and strategy to improve the operational software that enables Wayfair to achieve its business goals. You will be responsible for developing ideas for new tools and enhancements, and ensuring that we’re pushing the bounds of creativity and innovation, consistently executing at a high level. You will work cross functionally with senior management and make appropriate project-related trade offs across brands.

You will be involved in managing the end-to-end project management life-cycle for technically complex strategies, from ideation and requirements gathering to prioritization, implementation, and post-launch support.

What you will do:

  • Develop and maintain technology platform road map and disseminate regular updates to key stakeholders
  • Counsel business leaders in operations and other departments on workflow optimization and process definition
  • Serve as internal subject matter expert on all facets of technology platform
  • Work with your team to translate the vision of the operational departments into robust, intuitive systems.
  • Work closely with senior managers across the organization to ensure the vision aligns with  broader company objectives
  • Utilize data to understand the scope, impact, and priority of our business objectives, and enable the team to transform that knowledge into system enhancements and new features
  • Monitor performance and measure impact of product enhancements
  • Communicate performance metrics to key stakeholders throughout the organization

Job Requirements:

  • Significant experience in product management/management consultancy working with operational systems
  • Bachelor’s degree in either a technology or business discipline, MBA a plus
  • Strong project management skill with ability to get things done
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting
  • An interest in working hard and being challenged in a fast-paced environment, while having fun doing it

Nice to have:

  • Proficient and comfortable with SQL or other relational database query languages
  • Passionate about building functional and engaging user experiences
  • Technical background


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.

Wayfair generated $4.7 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 7,700 people.

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Requisition ID: 14551