Are you ready to combine your passion for an active lifestyle with a meaningful and multifaceted career in the cycling industry? At Specialized, our teammates are encouraged to explore roles in a variety of functions throughout their careers. We value curiosity, a desire to try new things, and an eagerness to learn about all aspects of the business. No matter where you begin with the company, you get to decide where you want to go whether it’s marketing, finance, product development, sales, or an international assignment. Join us in making the world a better place through the power of bicycles and build your dream career at the same time!

At Specialized, we believe in using data to solve the increasingly complex problems we are trying to solve. This Data Product Manager role will be focused on making sure we can deliver data products to meet the needs of our growing retail, digital, and marketing organizations. You will seek to understand the needs that the business has around using data to grow our retail business, delight our customers, and attract new riders to cycling.  You will develop a deep knowledge of the business area, get to know the stakeholders, define gaps between the current state and what the business area needs, and provide a plan for how to meet those needs. You will propose and manage a roadmap for new development, whether it is building datasets, reports, or new tools. Your project management duties include working with the Analytics and Engineering Managers to plan sprints, collaborating to ensure that each teammate is working on the right work and that each teammate has the skills and tools needed to get the work done.

How You'll Make a Difference

  • Act as the primary point of contact between the data team, and a subset of our internal customers; owned retail, independent retail, digital, and marketing organizations.
  • Own your data products – know the current landscape and work with the business to help prioritize, standardize, and implement improvements
  • Know your domain – be the subject matter expert for the data products you own
  • Product manage the data products for your functional area; ensure the analysts, engineers, and scientists are working on the right tasks to deliver the products the business needs.
  • Be the voice of the data in your functional area to Data Team and business leaders
  • Ensure that the solutions you help build are standardized and sustainable

What You Need to Win

  • The desire to dive deep into systems to fully understand the landscape, how the pieces fit together, and what improvements could improve the lives of our stakeholders
  • Ability to document, communicate, and vocally advocate for prioritization
  • A passion to help our business partners and analysts get the data they need to make decisions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in information technology, statistics, mathematics, science, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience working with data
  • 2+ years in a product ownership or management role
  • Experience working collaboratively with data engineers, business partners, and analysts
  • World-class documentation and communication skills
  • JIRA, Confluence, Tableau, and project management experience a plus

TELL ME MORE

  • Based in Morgan Hill, Ca or Remote, USA
  • Health benefits, 401K, plus additional perks including a competitive employee discount. For additional information on benefits and perks, please visit benefits.specialized.com 
  • Dog friendly offices
  • Travel to events may occasionally be required

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We want to increase representation of all races, genders, and body types in the cycling industry and are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce where all people thrive. We encourage everyone – especially those from marginalized groups – to apply to our job postings and help us earn the position as the rider’s brand of choice. We are always looking for creative, innovative, and passionate people who are eager to contribute to our mission of pedaling the planet forward. Regardless of your qualifications, if you are ready to make a difference, please apply and let us know how you can make an impact at Specialized!

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