As a Senior Product Manager for Search, within the IT Engineering group, you will be responsible for defining the vision and roadmap for Enterprise search utilized by external Customers and internal employees. You will deeply understand and triangulate across customer needs, product analytics, and external industry innovation to offer best-in-class search experience to our end users. You will work with domain specialists and engineers to improve and deliver a personalized and relevant search experience on multiple, global, applications.
What you'll do:
Drive product vision and strategy for enterprise search capabilities to continuously improve result relevancy and ranking
Develop product roadmaps that inform our engineering teams of the problems that need to be solved. Partner closely with our engineering teams on the execution of product strategy and roadmaps
Create strong partnerships with business stakeholders creating continuous feedback loops that allow us to better understand their problems
Articulate our search platform strategy, rollout and migrations plans informed by an evaluation of vendor solutions.
Actively network with key industry contacts to understand standard methodologies and emerging practices and how they can be used within the company
Work closely with design teams to deliver compelling search experiences that are personalized, contextual, relevant, and intent based.
Define and standardize Key Performance Indicators that will help aid in the decision-making process and showcase results
Drive A/B testing to experiment with various search strategies and identify launch candidates that improve product metrics and outcomes
Extensive experience working with engineering teams as a Product Owner to develop products using an Agile delivery methodology, specifically Scrum or Kanban
Product backlog prioritization responsibility to ensure the highest business value is being delivered.
Independently author technical feature requirements in the form of user stories and acceptance criteria for varying business scenarios
Ensure that our product evolution thoughtfully addresses product adoption/migration experience
Build strong relationships internally and externally; present roadmaps, sophisticated ideas and features to broad teams in an effective manner
7+ years of experience as a product manager
3+ years experience product managing search technologies (Elasticsearch / SOLR)
Knowledge of computer science fundamentals (e.g., data structures, algorithms, design patterns) and basic knowledge of search results algorithms for promotion, faceted searches, boosting query, and filter queries.
Hold a current Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) certification preferred
Experience operating with a geographically dispersed workforce
Scrum (Software Development)
Agile Software Development
Certified Scrum Product Owner