We’re entrepreneurial, value oriented decision makers who drive the development of the world-class software products that power Wayfair’s transformation of retail for home. We create the web and app experiences that make Wayfair a delightful place to shop, establish new and innovative services for customers, and build the backbone of Wayfair’s pricing, merchandising, supply chain, and enterprise operations. Whether on desktop, mobile web, or app, or any of our proprietary internal platforms, we leverage data, user-centric design, machine learning, and Agile to exceed customer expectations and achieve operational excellence, fueling company growth. Our work requires us to move fast and collaborate with some of the best engineers, creatives, data scientists, operators, and analysts to discover, build, and scale world-class software products. We are looking for a Product Manager to own and champion best-in-class talent management tools focused on areas such as headcount planning and compensation. Your impact will enable us to fuel our staggering growth by hiring and retaining talented people across the organization. Our team is responsible for supporting all areas within the talent organization, including learning and development, talent acquisition, talent strategy, and talent management, and opportunities for new areas of development and growth abound.

What You'll Do

  • Partner closely with key stakeholders and other internal teams, including senior leadership in Talent, Finance, and People Analytics, to identify key business outcomes and develop plans for converting them to scalable technological tools for use inside the organization
  • Develop a deep understanding of user requirements, leveraging data to understand the scope, impact, and priority of initiatives, to drive strategic direction of product roadmap and turn those into well written user stories
  • Work with teams of developers as a Product Owner to drive platform product development and implementation
  • Monitor performance of the team’s initiatives, measure the impact of product enhancements using business and technology objectives and key results (OKR’s) and identify enhancement opportunities
  • Serve as subject matter expert to lead and support cross-functional talent projects, and drive discovery for future initiatives for Wayfair’s talent strategy

What You'll Need

  • You have experience driving results and adding business value, ideally within technical product management, talent/human resources or consulting
  • You have strong analytical skills with experience turning data into actionable insights and innovative results
  • You are a creative problem solver and troubleshooter, relying on both quantitative and qualitative skills
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication and persuasion skills, to speak both to technical partners and business stakeholders
  • You thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, and aren’t afraid to question the status quo
  • You are able to think strategically and holistically about business outcomes and problems, while also being able to execute tactically and dive into details
  • You have excellent analytical skills, with experience in Excel or SQL
  • You are able to work autonomously with minimal guidance on complex problems
  • Bachelor's degree

About Us

Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.

 

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