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Wayfair Associate Director Product Management, External Supplier Domain Services & Integration in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><strong>Who We Are:</strong></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">We are looking for an experienced product manager to build and guide the product team that enables our suppliers to directly integrate their systems with the Wayfair platform. </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">This work will impact tens of thousands of home goods businesses worldwide, and in turn, millions of our customers.</span></p>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">In this role, you’ll be responsible for discovering and defining the product vision and strategy for our external API offerings, integration capabilities, and developer portal. This is a very collaborative and cross-functional role with high visibility across the company.&nbsp;</span></p>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will build industry-leading integration capabilities in our (new) supplier platform that provide scalable, consistent, and quality pathways for our suppliers to manage their business as effectively as possible. Your tools will enable the continued growth and success of our supplier base and ensure better operations for our customers. Hundreds of internal and external developers will use your team’s APIs and tools to integrate ERPs, e-commerce systems, and data platforms with Wayfair. Success in this role means delivering impactful solutions that get broadly adopted.</span></p>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">​​If you are interested in leading an empowered product team and solving high-impact problems with great colleagues, come join us and help Wayfair grow our business to the next level.</span></p>

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<p><strong>What You’ll Do</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Own product vision and strategy for 5-6 empowered product teams. Envision and guide the creation of </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">extensible </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">systems that enable many thousands of suppliers to do business on Wayfair.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Guide problem scoping and discovery, drive requirements synthesis, and facilitate prioritization and planning to ensure meaningful outcomes for your system users</span><span style="font-weight: 400;"> and our suppliers.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop a deep understanding of our suppliers, </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">work closely with your business stakeholders to identify new opportunities for them, and drive </span><span style="font-weight: 400;">multiple large, cross-functional initiatives.</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Act as a manager-doer, nurture multiple senior product managers by developing their mastery and growing their autonomy while rolling up your sleeves to assist them directly where necessary.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with a high degree of independence and ownership, create strong connections with stakeholders, establish measures of success, and deliver results that enable business impact.</span></li>

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<p><strong>What You’ll Need</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Platform or technical product management experience in an agile development environment, ideally with eCommerce, SaaS, or Enterprise applications.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proven experience in managing multiple empowered product teams and creating leverage through effective coaching, empathy, expectation setting, delegation, and direct intervention.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Past experience operating in a senior role building platform systems or driving large cross-functional projects together with engineering teams.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A high degree of technical fluency, with familiarity building technical platforms operating at scale in large engineering organizations (e.g. API technologies, SDK offerings in specific languages, etc.)</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Analytical skills with hypothesis-driven problem solving and a history of turning data into actionable insights.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Communication skills and demonstrated ability to form consensus and commitment in an inclusive way, influence business and engineering stakeholders, and drive teams towards clear goals.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Entrepreneurial mindset, with a bias for action and ability to deal with ambiguity, complexity, and fast-paced environments.</span></li>

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</ul><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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