Data Product Management / POD Lead in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 979678BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR Holding Management LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Analytics
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

Manage, develop and scale data analytics teams focused on supporting specific core business priorities. As part of a broad business focus, you will be directly accountable for business results. You will build and lead data driven teams obsessed with data analytics and KPIs, and in uncovering knowledge and insights . You will have a strong data analytic background, high business acumen and are a proven leader that can help develop a deeper understanding and insights that can be effectively actioned across the business to drive results. You have a track record of driving data-driven decision-making, performing analyses that yield valuable and actionable insights, managing and developing a team of data analysts, and helping to democratize data across the organization.

Job Requirements

• Own analytics, insights and A/B testing across the organization and within teams
• Hire, inspire and grow a high-performing team of analysts/data scientists.
• Work with leadership and cross-functional teams to identify meaningful KPIs and build reporting to keep the company up to date on progress; partner on ad hoc reports as needed.
• Collaborate with leaders of subscription & eCommerce business, Merchandising, Growth, and Product to help drive their understanding of the key drivers of the business.
• Gather and analyze qualitative and quantitative data to develop impactful and actionable product, user and business insights.
• "Lead analytical deep-dives to identify problems, opportunities, and actions. Design and assist in building and/or implementing analytics infrastructure across the organization."
• Drive the necessary tools, processes and training to democratize data for cross-functional stakeholders.
• Collaborate with engineering and product to build predictive models that are used by Product, Merchandising, Growth and Marketing teams.
• Be the company advocate for utilizing statistical data in an accurate and consistent manner across all departments and levels of the organization.
• Provide guidance and support to big data ETL engineer on performance and facilitate ETL performance tuning
• Performs other duties as assigned
• Performs supervisory functions, including but not limited to, making employment decisions regarding hiring, promoting, demoting and terminating, conducting performance appraisals and coaching and developing associates

• 10+ years of demonstrated success in analytics/data science; 3+ years of experience leading analytics/data science teams in a fast-growing organization.
• Strong quantitative background obtained through a degree in a related field (e.g. Statistics, Economics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics); MS/PhD preferred.
• Successful track record of building and developing a high-performing team.
• Deep understanding of A/B testing and experimentation; experience with designing, analyzing A/B tests, and driving a test-driven culture across engineering, product, and operational teams.
• Expert level knowledge of SQL combined with an understanding of big data and real-time processing systems and tools (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Pig, MapReduce, Kafka, Storm etc.).
• Expertise in BI tools such as Tableau, Redash, Looker.
• Exposure to scripting languages and statistical packages (e.g. Python and R).
• Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly to both technical and non-technical audiences.
• Ability to multitask, work under pressure, meet deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

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