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Technical Product Manager (KTD)

Company Name: Kroger General Office
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: 88

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Additional Technology Information: 
Prefer experience building cloud-based data management platform • Understanding of cloud Data Ingestion patterns • Prior experience and working knowledge of data lake patterns • Demonstratable familiarity with DevOps and DataOps concepts • Experience leading teams building cloud data pipelines • Experience leading on and off-shore development teams • Responsible for the Planning, Roadmap and Communication for your product • Work with Analyst Teams, Business Partners, Information Architects and Solution Architects to build the capabilities and data roadmap for pressing business initiatives • Work to connect the dots across the broader silos to identify like capabilities and priorities


Position Summary

Assume the role of principal owner/manager of assigned products through all phases of the product lifecycle needed to deliver products to Kroger and commercial market. Develop product strategies by conducting market research, generating product requirements, determining specifications and developing marketing strategies. Deliver a product vision that connects customer feedback, performance metrics, enterprise and technology strategy and competitive benchmarking. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage product profit & loss and all timetables to ensure consistent on-time, on-budget results
  • Manage all technical aspects of product through product lifecycle
  • Work directly and indirectly with vendors and third parties to ensure execution of deliverables
  • Create, maintain and communicate product catalog and technology roadmaps, including near-term delivery and 3-5-year product evolution, to engage stakeholders across the organization and commercial market
  • Identify, measure and improve key product catalog metrics to enhance the customer experience, and create a compelling, relevant product vision using web metrics, customer loyalty/insights, customer feedback/research and internal operational metrics
  • Set criteria for minimum viable product to increase the speed/frequency with which enhancements and new capabilities are delivered
  • Lead and motivate a technology project team, while maintaining and building positive relationships and partnerships
  • Provide cost estimates for proposed projects independently or through collaboration with subject matter experts
  • Travel when needed to support the product initiatives
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Minimum Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, business, marketing, or management or related field
  • 5+ years Software development, product management or project management experience
  • 5+ years Experience bringing customer-facing products to market
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills
  • Excellent communication, organizational and analytical skills
  • Desired Previous Experience/Education

  • Any Experience with iterative product development (Agile)
  • Any Product management experience with a multi-channel retailer
  • Any Demonstrated leadership experience in data science and machine learning
  • Education Level: None
    Required Certifications/Licenses: None
    Position Type: Full-Time 
    Shift(s): [[mfield4]]


    Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.


    Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.


     Posting Notes:  OH || Cincinnati || 221 E 4th St || 45202 || Kroger General Office || [[mfield2]] || Kroger Technology/Digital || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None 

    Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

    Job Segment: Information Technology, IT Manager, Manager, Marketing Manager, Marketing, Technology, Management

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