Principal Product Manager - Data Sciences, A/B Testing PlatformApply Now Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445; job id: R0000316972
job family: Technology Product Management
schedule: Full time
Pay is based on several factors which vary based on position. These include labor markets and in some instances may include education, work experience and certifications. In addition to your pay, Target cares about and invests in you as a team member, so that you can take care of yourself and your family. Target offers eligible team members and their dependents comprehensive health benefits and programs, which may include medical, vision, dental, life insurance and more, to help you and your family take care of your whole selves. Other benefits for eligible team members include 401(k), employee discount, short term disability, long term disability, paid sick leave, paid national holidays, and paid vacation. Find competitive benefits from financial and education to well-being and beyond at https://corporate.target.com/careers/benefits.
As a Fortune 50 company with more than 400,000 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 prioritize 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.
Behind one of the world’s best loved brands is a uniquely capable and brilliant team of Data Scientists, Product Managers, and Engineers. Target’s Data Sciences team creates the tools, algorithms, and data products which sustainably education and enable our business partners to make great data driven decisions. We help develop the technology that personalizes the guest experience, from product recommendations to relevant ad content.
Product Teams at Target Corporation 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 and design work.
The A/B Testing Product team empowers cross-functional teams to experiment, measure and iterate on product features and design that deliver a positive guest experience. As the Principal Product Manager for our A/B testing platform, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our product development process and testing culture at Target. You will work in the product model and will lead the development of a comprehensive product strategy and set key business objectives (OKRs). You will need to leverage extensive knowledge of A/B testing and our platform, in addition to, customer feedback, key data and analytics, and other relevant data points to assess value, develop business cases, and prioritize the direction and desired outcomes for the platform.
You will be the “voice of the product” to all outside stakeholders advocating for your product and ensuring their needs are met and that the product team is getting the leadership and support that it needs to be successful. You will need to cultivate strong relationships across the enterprise in order to drive collaboration and alignment on growing our test and learn culture and capabilities with key partners and stakeholders across pyramids.
You will develop and actively maintain a product roadmap outlining prioritization for the customer themes, technical needs, and design challenges to be delivered and you will be accountable to make final decisions on scope and prioritization relative to the product backlog. You will be accountable to create and manage product objectives and key results, key metrics for your product, as well as related P&L impacts.
You will oversee progress against product backlogs to ensure work and priorities are in line with the product strategy while prioritizing themes, epics, and stories, to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with the product strategy.
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
Four-year degree or equivalent experience
10+ years of product management or equivalent domain experience
Extensive experience in A/B testing, experimentation methodologies, and statistical analysis
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with proficiency in data analysis tools and techniques
Experience with A/B testing platforms, analytical tools, and data visualization tools.
Experience with technology and the ability to facilitate communication between business and technology teams
Strong communication skills with proven ability to influence peers, key stakeholders and leaders
Expert at working in an agile environment (e.g., user stories, iterative development, scrum teams, sprints, personas)
Ability to plan and set a strategy, define Organizational Key Results (OKRs), communicate and drive business outcomes
This position will operate as a Hybrid/Flex for Your Day work arrangement based on Target’s needs. A Hybrid/Flex for Your Day work arrangement means the team member’s core role will need to be performedboth onsite at the Target HQ MN location the role is assigned to and virtually, depending upon what your role, team and tasks require for that day. Work duties cannot be performed outside of the country of the primary work location, unless otherwise prescribed by Target. Click here if you are curious to learn more about Minnesota.
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Target will provide reasonable accommodations with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Supply Chain Facility or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.
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