Product Manager - Query RewriteApply Now Location: Tower 02, Manyata Embassy Business Park, Bangalore, India, 540065; job id: R0000285982
job family: Technology Product Management
schedule: Full time
As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers.
Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play.
We prioritise relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It’s how we care, grow, and win together.
About the TEAM:
Right along with Target’s distinctive retail brand, we are constantly improving and innovating our digital shopping experience. Are you ready to excel in the fast-changing retail environment? Are you a customer service enthusiast who’s curious about the guest and can see the shopping journey through their eyes? Then you’ll have success on the Digital Strategy & Platform team, whose goal is to offer guests a seamless online shopping experience across our platforms—including Target.com and the store network’s fulfillment capabilities. Here, you’ll collaborate to create and implement the digital strategies that enrich the online experience through the right mix of personalization, simplicity, and intuitiveness. Your ideas will support Target in complementing the beloved in-store shopping interaction with a convenient, reliable, and instantly gratifying digital experience.
About the Job:
Product Teams at Target are accountable for the delivery of business outcomes enabled through technology and analytic products that are easy to use, easily maintained and highly reliable. Product teams have one shared backlog that is inclusive of all product, technology, discovery and design work.
Are you passionate about search and language processing? We are seeking a talented Query Rewrite Product Manager to join our Search Relevancy team and make a significant contribution to enhancing our guests' search experience. In this role, you will utilize your understanding of language nuances and attention to detail to refine and optimize various components of our search system, ensuring a seamless and intuitive search experience for our guests. Your focus will be on improving the interpretation and understanding of user search queries, addressing challenges such as misspellings, contextual variations, and the handling of unique query elements.
As a Product Manager, you will work in the product model and will partner to develop a comprehensive product strategy, related roadmap, and set key business objectives (OKRs) for your respective product. You will need to leverage the knowledge of your product, as well as, customer feedback and establish other relevant data points to assess value, develop business cases, and prioritise the direction and desired outcomes for your product. You will lead a product and work in unison with engineers, UX designers, data scientists and business partners to deliver a product.
You will be the “voice of the product” to key stakeholders to ensure that their needs are met and that the product team is getting the direction and support that it needs to be successful. You will develop and actively understand the market, maintain a product roadmap and backlog outlining the customer themes, epics, and stories while prioritising the backlog to focus on the highest impact work for your team and stakeholders.
You will encourage the open exchange of information and viewpoints as well as inspire others to achieve challenging goals and high standards of performance while committing to the organization's direction. You will foster sense of urgency to achieve goals and leverage resources to overcome unexpected obstacles and partner with product teams across the organization to help them achieve their goals while pursuing and completing yours.
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
· 4 year college degree (or equivalent experience)
· 4+ years of product management experience or equivalent domain experience preferably in e-commerce
· Familiarity with natural language processing and search algorithms for query rewriting and relevance optimization
· Strong communication skills, including ability to facilitate communication between business and technology teams
· Experience working in an agile environment (e.g. user stories, iterative development, scrum teams, sprints, personas)
· Proven ability to lead a body of work with cross functional partners
· Demonstrated experience working in a product model using industry best practices
· Strong analytical, problem solving, and decision making skills leveraging data
· Strong business, technology and data acumen skills
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