About the Team

New Verticals (Retail) is a new and exciting team at DoorDash. We're building and scaling our next big businesses on the DoorDash Marketplace platform, focusing on markets outside of food (e.g., Pet Supplies, Beauty, and Electronics) and going beyond local, “on demand” deliveries. These new categories and fulfillment modalities create new challenges and opportunities to build something at DoorDash from the ground up. 

About the Role

You will report into the General Manager of Shipping on the Strategy & Operations team. Once our offices reopen, we expect this role to be hybrid with some time in a regional office and some time remote.

You’re excited about this opportunity because you…

  • Analyze. Pair data analysis (SQL, Excel, Sigma), customer feedback, and external sources to uncover new opportunities to scale the business. 
  • Strategize. Develop strategies for serving our Customers and Merchants. 
  • Experiment. Transform strategies into operational experiments that create measurable insights. 
  • Go-to-Market. Implement insights and systems. You'll launch programs, get 1% better every day, and scale something completely new.
  • Lead and collaborate. You'll work with a team, including partners in marketing, product, and operations, to build this new offering for DoorDash

We’re excited about you because…

  • You have 4-6 years of startup operations and/or ecommerce operations experience; you’re a proven “operator” with a track record of successfully tackling complex problems that span both software and people (“bits and atoms”). 
  • You have an incredibly strong bias for action; you enjoy forming a hypothesis, hacking together an experiment, cleaning/organizing/analyzing data, and taking quick actions that advance the business as measured by KPIs.
  • You enjoy leveraging your operational expertise, crafting systems & processes that help scale businesses from 0 to 1 (and then from 1 to 100).
  • You exude a “high empathy, low ego, roll-up-your-sleeves” attitude; no job is too big or too small as long as your team wins.
  • You’re intellectually curious; you love having a wide scope but can still go deep, able to operate at the lowest level of detail when required.
  • You’re a swiss army knife who can bounce between internal operations meetings and external client meetings, then round out the afternoon by providing notes on a complex financial model.

About DoorDash

At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our team members move quickly, learn, and reiterate in order to make impactful decisions that display empathy for our range of users—from Dashers to merchant partners to consumers. We are a technology and logistics company that started with door-to-door delivery, and we are looking for team members who can help us go from a company that is known for delivering food to a company that people turn to for any and all goods.

DoorDash is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives our team members the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. We're committed to supporting employees’ happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits and perks including premium healthcare, wellness expense reimbursement, paid parental leave and more.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

We’re committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our company, industry, and cities. That’s why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunity to excel.

Statement of Non-Discrimination: In keeping with our beliefs and goals, no employee or applicant will face discrimination or harassment based on: race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, age, gender, marital/domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability status, or veteran status. Above and beyond discrimination and harassment based on “protected categories,” we also strive to prevent other subtler forms of inappropriate behavior (i.e., stereotyping) from ever gaining a foothold in our office. Whether blatant or hidden, barriers to success have no place at DoorDash. We value a diverse workforce – people who identify as women, non-binary or gender non-conforming, LGBTQIA+, American Indian or Native Alaskan, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latinx, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, differently-abled, caretakers and parents, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Thank you to the Level Playing Field Institute for this statement of non-discrimination.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, and any other state or local hiring regulations, we will consider for employment any qualified applicant, including those with arrest and conviction records, in a manner consistent with the applicable regulation.

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