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Remote Working or HQ Based: Lead Data Product Owner - Guest Engagements

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Lead Product Owner– Guest Engagements

About us:

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

Fueling the continued success of one of the world’s most beloved and recognized brands is a distinctly capable, creative and innovative Marketing organization. Target Marketing is well known for inspiring and surprising guests, and we pride ourselves on connecting them to the products and experiences they expect and deserve from Target. We study our guests to discover new needs and insights, and then craft every interaction to build brand love. We are market experts who insist on a clear and cohesive understanding of our business objectives, guest segments and behaviors, strategies and tactics, overcoming obstacles and measuring success. Our commitment to partnering both internally and with external agencies gives us a wide range of capabilities, from award-winning creative work to exciting and unique promotional marketing. Leveraging our collective assets and fostering a healthy, supportive and open team culture, we deliver a holistically gratifying experience that guests can only get at Target.

About the Job:

As theLead Product Owner – GuestEngagementsyou will be responsible formanaging guest engagement datasets, enterprise behavior engagement and lifecycle segments. You will also be responsible to manage and own Target’s Loyalty certified dataset.Additionally, you will evaluate and prioritizecommon guest attribute needsto be served to business applications in a consistent waywhile maintaining anunderstanding of partner team strategies and objectives and optimize yourbacklog accordingly.

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 allproduct, 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 aremetand 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 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 achievetheir 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

  • Product Management experiencewithdata analytics,data sciencesandstrong business acumen

  • Experience working in an agile environment (e.g.user stories, iterative development, scrum teams, sprints, personas)

  • Ability to breakdown complex data needs orstructures intosimple, iterative deliverables. 

  • Experience with technology and ability to facilitate communication between business and technology teams effectively communicating product vision

  • Ability to synthesize guest data needs across the enterprise and provide a holistic view (roadmap) for guest data that is needed 

  • Understanding of data architectureand concepts– using data to drive action and automation 

  • Strong communicationand leadershipskills

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

Location: We're supportive of fully remote working arrangements (US Based) for this role, or open to HQ based work location in Minneapolis, MN

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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