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Lead Product Owner - Store Operations

Apply Now Job ID: R0000097266 job family: Technology Product Management schedule: Full time Location: 33 S 6th St, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55402-3601;
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Lead Product Owner

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Right on pace with Target’s distinctive retail brand, Target Store Operations is continuing to transform the way it operates. Here, your work directly supports the store mission to be the guest favorite through successfully developing and communicating the processes for operations, style and experience, new structures, new operating models and new technology, and utilizing workforce management activities for our nearly1,900locations nationwide. Store Operations manages and enhances the informational resources for researching and resolving operational issues, while guiding and communicating with the field team and leaders who use them. 

Are you a customer service enthusiast who can actively listen to many points of view and then visualize how they’ll perform when operationalized in a store? Are you happy to partner with leadersas well as field team members who are often the experts on how well a process is working?  Can you creatively envision more efficient processes and how they’ll deliver a better experience for guests and team members? Do you possess the innovative mindset to question the status quo, and the confidence to work under varying degrees of ambiguity and well-informed experimentation? Then you’ll have success on one of our dynamic teams. A role withstoreProduct means a big opportunity to apply your technology and operational experience to continuously improve the strategies that fuel product planning, delivery, and support.

About the Job:

As aLeadProduct Owner inProcess Operations, you willownthe “Fill the Floor” product.  This product is responsible for ensuring our 350,000+ Store Team Members haveall theinformationthey needto efficiently and accuratelyreplenish the right items, in the right amount, to the salesfloor for ourGuests topurchaseThe Lead Product Owner will havestrong partnerships across Store Operations, Target TechnologyServicesand Data Scienceand Analytics teams within Target.

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. 

As a Lead Product Owner, 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 prioritize 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 thedirectionand 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 prioritizing 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. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs. 

About you: 

  • 4-year college degree (or equivalent experience)

  • 6+ years of retail experience or equivalent domain experience

  • Preferred experience as a Retail Product Owner with an Inventory Replenishment/Stocking/In-Stocks background

  • Experience with technology and ability to facilitate communication between business and technology teams 

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Attention to Detail

  • Experience working in an agileenvironment

  • Proven ability to lead a body of work with cross functional partners

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) 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 Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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