Senior Product Owner- TransportationApply Now Job ID: SUP0008UB Date posted: 01/25/2019 Location: 0501 - HQ MN Minneapolis Downtown, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
Product teams at Target Corporation are accountable for the delivery of product outcomes. Product outcomes are a combination of delivering business value features, and creating a technology system that is easily maintained and highly reliable. Product teams have one shared backlog that is inclusive of all product, technology and design work.
As a Sr. Product Owner, you will work in the product model and will collaborate with your product team and key stakeholders to develop a plan and business objectives (OKRs) for your respective product. You will need to build a strong knowledge of your product through product discovery to collect customer feedback and work to collect other relevant data points that explain the value and help you prioritize the direction and desired outcomes for your product.
You will be the “voice of the product” with your product team and stakeholders to ensure that their needs are met and you will be responsible to maintain and refine the product backlog (create user stories and acceptance criteria) 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 a sense of urgency to achieve goals and leverage resources to overcome unexpected obstacles.
The candidate will be responsible for product work focused on international/import transportation systems.
Core responsibilities are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
• 4-year degree and 2+ years of experience
• Able to clearly communicate technical or specialized concepts to partners in other business areas
• Basic understanding of how a product is designed, built, deployed, and maintained in an enterprise environment
• Experience working in an agile environment
Additional preferred experience:
Understanding and working knowledge of an international transportation network
Understanding and working knowledge of EDI
Understanding and familiarity of transportation management systems
Experience with data analysis, query language, and/or reporting
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