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Wayfair Senior Product Manager, Merchant Data in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Wayfair Data Engineering is the engine that powers our data obsessed eCommerce enterprise.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">We move fast, iterating quickly on big business problems. We leverage technology to fuel our business by empowering data-driven decision-making that helps to grow and manage our consistently growing supplier base efficiently. We treat data as an asset to attract suppliers and help them grow side-by-side with our business. </span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As a Senior Product Manager, you are a strategic thinker who collaborates with senior leaders&nbsp;</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">across the organization to understand how data, reporting, analytical tools, and analysis will&nbsp;</span><span style="font-weight: 400;">catalyze the business.&nbsp; You will build the necessary network and business acumen to understand business requirements, translate these into projects and help the team execute on these with the right prioritization.</span></p>

<p><strong>What You’ll Do&nbsp;</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaborate with leaders of functional areas (e.g., North America/Europe Supplier analytics) to build the right toolset driving analytics of all vertical supplier-facing teams</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead team(s) and develop best in class strategies and tactics that are grounded in data and insights.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will own your roadmap, measure success, keep your pulse on the Customer, prioritize projects, and identify trade-offs to understand risks ahead of your team</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Leverage agile project management disciplines for planning and execution of data engineering projects alongside with your engineering lead</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proactively identify areas where our data engineering, cloud data lake &amp; advanced&nbsp; analytical efforts can produce a strong value add and incorporate them into the roadmap.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Provide leadership on corporate initiatives by working with executives and acting as a&nbsp; thought partner with a cross functional leadership team.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Keep current on big data and data visualization technology trends&nbsp;</span></li>

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<p><strong>Who You Are&nbsp;</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Track record of building high-scale reporting landscapes</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to think and perform both tactically and strategically&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated experience turning data into actionable insights&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Deep understanding of business strategy and metrics&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Flexible mindset - you deal with changing requirements and user needs with confidence&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Positive, people-oriented, and energetic attitude&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Attentive to detail and with a relentless focus on accuracy &amp; high quality standard</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent communication and presentation skills, strong business acumen, critical thinking, and ability to work cross functionally through collaboration with engineering and business partners.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

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<p><strong>What You Have&nbsp;</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strong business acumen, analytical skills and technical abilities along with problem&nbsp; solving skills&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated success influencing senior level stakeholders on strategic direction based&nbsp; on recommendations backed by in-depth analysis&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent written and verbal communication&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience designing and implementing highly visible, complex, and innovative analytical solutions&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A solid technical understanding: experience with SQL (incl. Aggregate functions, joins, etc.) or structured computer programming language(s) (e.g. Python, Java, R, SAS)&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Information Systems, Economics, Management or other quantitative discipline field with strong academic record.&nbsp;</span></li>

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<p><strong>What we’d love to see (but isn’t required)&nbsp;</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">B2B Ecommerce or retail analytics experience a strong plus&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experienced working with cloud data storages, e.g., Google BigQuery,&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience working with&nbsp; database management systems (such as&nbsp; Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MS SQL Server) and analytical technologies in the industry including MPP (Vertica, Teradata, Redshift)&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience in development of custom built BI and big data reporting solutions using tools like DataStudio, Looker, Tableau, AtScale, PowerBI, Qlik, or any similar tools. </span></li>

</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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