NCR Product Manager (Emerald) in ATLANTA, Georgia
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leading software- and services-led enterprise provider in the financial, retail and hospitality industries. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with 36,000 employees globally. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.
NCR is investing to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic even stronger than before! The criticality of the retail industry has never been more clear. It is ripe with opportunities for innovation and disruption, and we need brilliant product managers to help us change the shopping experience in Grocery, Drug, Big box, Convenience & fuel, Specialty, and Department store retail stores. Our market leading product portfolio includes self checkout, online ordering, fuel pumps, self-ordering kiosks in convenience stores, and points of sale are all parts of our portfolio.
You have an opportunity to put your stamp on the world buys groceries, fuel, medicine, and other goods, and to have fun doing it!
The primary responsibility of this role is to serve as a product management leader in the grocery & back office space, for some of our most strategic products in retail. This means you’ll lead a small group of product managers, and be responsible for product strategy, roadmap, and backlog definition/management for a segment of our addressable market. The available positions include grocery and back office (merchandising, inventory, and supply chain).
This role allows the successful candidate to:
Innovate in Retail, which is an essential industry, and must continue running during the COVID-19 pandemic. Imagine, Define, and Deliver innovative products and capabilities that will be used by the candidate, and the candidate’s family & friends, in everyday interactions with your favorite grocery, drug, convenience & fuel, and department/specialty retail outlets. Operate in an Agile environment based on Design Thinking, which focuses on progress vs. perfection, and iteration vs analysis paralysis Nurture the product management pipeline at NCR by mentoring and coaching more junior product managers
Position Summary & Key Areas of Responsibility
Accountable for the following:
Formulating product strategy for sustainable differentiation Identifying and validating market opportunities for growth Identifying and articulating market requirements that define the product’s features set, in line with product strategy. Collaboration with Engineering & Design to balance innovative vision with practicality Building and maintaining prioritized product backlog fed by:
o Product strategy
o Customer feedback & interviews
o User research (in partnership with User Experience Design)
o Competitive analysis
Recruiting customers to act as “advisor users” to co-create innovative products Educating sales team on messaging that works Roadmap & Release management Writing product requirements documents Performing market research Meeting customers for needs analysis
Required Qualifications & Attributes:
10+ years proven experience in a Product Manager or similar role
BS/BA in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field
Experience in technical / software field
A great attitude; people like working with you
Curiosity & thirst for learning, and ability to do it quickly
Outside-in, data-backed orientation
Strong interpersonal skills & ability to build strong, trusting relationships
Ability to simplify the complex
Prioritization across tactical/strategic, customer/market
Excellent communication skills
Ability to lead by influence across teams & siloes
Familiarity with Agile framework
Problem-solving aptitude & creative thinking skills
Vision for where things need to go
Entrepreneurial nature, nose for innovation that matters
Problem-solving aptitude & creative thinking skills
Familiarity w/ modern software trends (SaaS, Cloud, Telemetry, etc.)
- Technical experience (software development, product management, technical sales, etc)
Offers of employment are conditional upon passage of screening criteria applicable to the job.
Full time employee benefits include:
Short/Long Term Disability
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