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Sr Manager, Product Capability Products and Services

Best Buy
Richfield, MN 55423

**Job Title:**

Sr Manager, Product Capability Products and Services

**Job Category:**


**Store NUmber or Department:**

957290-105-FIN-Matrix COE

**Job Description:**

**Best Buy** continues to outperform expectations and we need great people to help us continue our historic transformation! Best Buy 2020 is our roadmap for success in the coming years. We are committed to becoming an industry leader in retail, and also expanding into more and more service-based offerings.

The **Sr Manager, Product Capability Products and Services Analytics/Machine Learning** acts as a functional leader for application development and management, representing the needs of both business and application development teams. She/He must partner closely with 3rd party providers as part of a seamless IT organization chartered to deliver IT capabilities. The successful candidate must be highly effective and influential in a matrix structure of functional business areas and IT services.

This position has a team of associates and/or 3rd parties in both functional and technical roles. This role provides strategic direction and leads delivery of analytic and machine learning capabilities that enable and differentiate the products and services business such as supply chain, services, and retail. Activities include setting the overall capability direction, driving the capability roadmap, staffing the team with top functional and technical talent, driving delivery of capabilities within the agreed upon scope, schedule and cost, and leading teams through change to improve and constantly innovate.

**Key Responsibilities of this role include:**

+ Driving high quality, on time, on budget delivery of capabilities to enable business outcomes

+ Assisting in driving the migration from waterfall to agile development processes

+ Motivating teams and creating a high energy, positive environment

+ Partner closely with business teams to advance analytic capabilities across products and services portfolio

+ Leveraging agile practices for a flexible model thats highly responsive to changing business needs

+ Managing 3rd party vendors

+ Collaborate with enterprise data platform team on the roadmap for data warehouse and business intelligence tools.

+ Communicating proactively to inform stakeholders and gain alignment on direction of capability

+ Managing staffing and overall delivery capacity

+ Providing functional knowledge and subject matter expertise on analytics capabilities

+ Working to understand consumers use and perception of technology delivered

+ Constantly looking for and implementing improvements to drive quality, speed, and efficiency

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ 7+ years of experience in Application delivery/management, Program or project management, Business process re-engineering, or Product design/strategy with demonstrated progression of responsibilities

+ 5+ years of experience with system or application roadmap management responsibility

+ 5+ years of experience directly or indirectly managing people

+ 5+ years of experience managing 3rd party vendor relationships

**Preferred Knowledge and Skills:**

+ Previous experience with leading edge machine learning and analytics capabilities

+ Proven track record of owning and delivering innovative experiences to customers.

+ Demonstrated ability to translate customer needs into business and product requirements.

+ Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, evaluate outcomes and challenge conventional wisdom.

+ Experience with varied software delivery methodologies such as forms of Agile Development, and/or Lean Development.

+ Strong and articulate communicator; able to influence both peers and executives.

+ Strong written communication and presentation skills

+ Masters of Business Administration

+ Willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever is necessary; general manager/owner mentality

**Req #:**


**Address Line 1:**

7601 Penn Avenue South







**Job Level:**

Manager with Direct Reports

**Employment Category:**

Full Time


Best Buy

**Search Categories:**

Corporate Jobs, eCommerce


Posted: 2019-12-04 Expires: 2020-01-03

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