Lead Product Owner

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Mar 01, 2017
May 12, 2017
Business, Other
Employment Status
Full Time
Lead Product OwnerThe Product Owner will set the overall guest operational communication strategy.  They will represent the “voice of the guest” by and maintaining and prioritizing the backlog to ensure that the team is working on stories that maximize business value and deliver necessary fixes and functionality to all customers. This role is part of our Digital Solutions team and is critical to enable Target to achieve the improvements in the End to End communication journey of our guest. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Drafts key product strategies and objectives and key results (OKRs) for the product(s).
  • Possess a fundamental understanding of end-to-end customer experience integration and dependencies.
  • Accountable for created product(s), working in the product model and communicating with business partners. 
  • Lead dual track agile to balance both Delivery and Discovery activities within your team
  • Lead, manage and collaborate with cross-functional teams, business partners and stakeholder management for the product(s).
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes to ensure work focuses on those with maximum value that are aligned with product strategy.
  • Ensure stories and/or Epics clearly communicate the customer and stakeholder needs to the development partners.
  • Stays current on industry knowledge, business context and customer personas related to this product
  • Provides competitive analysis, monitoring, Market, SWOT and Gap Analysis to key stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated passion and fluency for the technical and data aspects of your business
  • Lead and manage small cross-geography SCRUM teams, including engineers, ensuring the teams are aligned around similar goals and objectives.
  • Encourages the open exchange of information and viewpoints
  • Inspires others to achieve challenging goals and high standards of performance while committing to the organizations direction
  • 3+ years in a product strategy role
  • Experience working in an agile development.
  • Experience in an ecommerce organization.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Digital expertise and experience
  • Experience with agile development
  • Experience in an eCommerce organization
  • Product Owner certification