#114940

Sr Product Manager

Location:
SeaTac, WA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Chessjuan Monk
Date:
03/03/2017

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a product manager to be responsible for key aspects of our $3 billion, multi-channel e-commerce business. The successful candidate will craft the vision and road map for their feature area. They will collaborate with key stakeholders, user experience, and technology teams to design, implement, test and refine functionality for AlaskaAir.com, mobile apps and other customer-facing e-commerce experiences.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Defining the Product Road Map
• Create product road maps that ensure key sections of e-commerce offerings align with business strategy and goals
• Craft the product strategy for your areas based on data, including transactional data, usage statistics, primary customer research, and industry analyst reports
• Stay current with online travel and e-commerce industry trends as well as competitors’ capabilities
• Sell your product strategy and road map to key stakeholders throughout the company, including senior executives

Guiding the Product through Delivery
• Deliver results for key product metrics and goals that supports business objectives
• Develop business cases and models based on data-driven assumptions
• Partner with stakeholders across the organization to represent their needs and ensure support for go to market plans
• Collaborate with product owners to define product requirements, prioritize product features and drive execution
• Make key tradeoff decisions when required, smartly using data when it exists and solid judgment when it doesn’t, escalating as appropriate
• Engage in constructive conversations with - and deliver tough messages when needed -to key stakeholders, including senior executives, while continually building professional and productive relationships

Client Description:

Our client is the seventh-largest U.S. airline based on passenger traffic and is one of the most popular U.S. West Coast air carriers. Headquartered in Seattle, our client carries more passengers between the state of Alaska and the Lower 48 than any other airline. The airline has expanded significantly to serve several U.S. East Coast and Southern states including Nashville, Charlotte and Raleigh/Durham and will begin flying to Costa Rica later this year.

Requirements:

Required
• Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
• 7+ years working directly with web and mobile e-commerce businesses exceeding $10M in revenue per year
• 5+ years in a product management role, or equivalent work experience
• Experience as a product leader in an agile product development environment
• Strong familiarity with underlying e-commerce technologies with proven ability to partner with software engineering teams on investment and planning decisions
• Minimum age of 18
• Authorized to work in the U.S.

Strongly Preferred
• MBA or equivalent work experience
• Knowledge of the airline and/or travel industries and related technologies
• Deep working knowledge of product development concepts