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Financial Systems Product Manager

Boston, Massachusetts
Product Management

Job Description

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 an experienced Product Manager to own and champion best-in-class financial analytics tools that empower our company’s decision makers to strategically lead the company. The successful candidate will manage the one source of truth for financial data across the company, partnering closely with senior leaders in Finance, Pricing, Business Intelligence, Operations (Logistics, Ocean, Drayage, Freight, Transportation, Warehouse Management, Fulfillment), Marketing, Storefront and more. Additionally, the top performer will have the opportunity to build a team of product associates over the next 1-2 years to develop a state of the art financial system platform that is scalable, performant, resilient, reliable, available and elastic having capabilities and features that can easily be extended without affecting business and back office operations.

What You'll Do

  • Work closely with key stakeholders and other internal teams to identify key business use cases and converting them to scalable, elastic and extensible platform functions
  • Develop a deep understanding of user stories unique to each stakeholder group and successfully synthesize those stories into a focused product road-map for the core platform
  • Design an elastic platform feature set to address business objectives and incrementally add value
  • Benchmark current state KPIs to identify enhancement opportunities and utilize data to understand the scope, impact, and priority of initiatives
  • Work with teams of developers to drive platform product development and implementation
  • Monitor performance of the team’s initiatives and measure impact of product enhancements using business and technology KPIs
  • Drive user (individuals, applications) adoption and alignment across the company to consume your platform as the singular financial platform
  • Work cross-functionally to understand and address upstream, downstream, and lateral implications

What You'll Need

  • Demonstrated experience driving results and adding business value in a highly analytical role, ideally within technical product management, finance, or consulting
  • Strong analytical skills with demonstrated experience turning data into actionable insights and innovative results
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to partner with engineering, product and business stakeholders, up and down the chain in those organizations
  • Technical experience or aptitude with SQL, complex data structures, programming languages, architecture and design guidelines
  • Technical or business related Bachelor's degree, preferably in Data Science or related field
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