Data Science Product Manager
Posted Date: Dec-12-2016
Job ID: 6077
Job Type: Full Time
Job Function: Information Technology
What's cool about this job
Data Science Product Manager
Location: REI; City: Bellevue; State: Washington
Responsible for performing topical analyses on broad range of strategic and tactical capacities ranging from customer relationship management to web analytics and supply chain optimization. Work on rich, cross-functional data sets for long-term evolution of REI’s analytics capability. Build capacity and insights using a variety of analytical methods to deliver outstanding customer experiences. Develop metrics and studies to quantify the value of different aspects of business processes and consumer behavior. Query relational databases (SQL) and automate and maintain processes to extract and integrate data from multiple, heterogeneous sources. Integrate internally- and externally-produced unstructured, semi-structured, and relational data sources. Build and maintain processes to acquire, transform, and curate multiple types of data necessary for analysis and insights. Translate analytic insights into concrete, actionable recommendations for business or product improvement. Cultivate and nurture critical business relationships to align data science practice to company strategy. Design and deliver data science products in support of key company initiatives while constantly grooming and re-defining the data science roadmap. Foster cross-functional communication, leveraging analytical output to influence all levels of the organization, with responsibility for executing data science workflow and internal business relationship management. May perform other duties as assigned.
Bring your passion and expertise
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field, or the foreign degree equivalent; and five years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience developing analytics-based solutions to business problems, including leading the development of complex client-based analytical and technical solutions spanning large organizations and leveraging a global delivery model to execute analytical workflow; OR Master’s degree in one of these fields with 3 years of above mentioned experience. 3 years of experience with SQL and relational database models. 3 years of experience with Python or Java and experience developing and deploying code in large-scale production systems. 1 year of experience with R or SAS. 1 year of development and implementation experience with each of the following tools and/or technologies: Hadoop, Map Reduce, HBASE/HIVE, Basic Spark, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft VBA. 1 year of experience with visualization tools such as Tableau or D3 and technical and functional experience with order management systems in a multi-channel retail environment.
Experience may be gained concurrently.
Job # REI12052016
Why you'll love it here
REI Information Technology is a team of creative and smart technologists who work in a collaborative environment to build business value through technology. And, we have the support of a great company to tackle some pretty dynamic challenges that will keep REI relevant for years to come. If you have a passion for the outdoors and want to be a part of innovating retail technology, this job is for you.
At REI we offer an enviable work environment that Fortune Magazine has recognized on the "100 Best Places to Work" list since the award's inception – 19 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.
With more than 140 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 11,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.
REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer