Cox Automotive, Inc.
Senior Product Owner','180475','','Cox Automotive','!*!Cox Automotive, is currently looking for a Sr. Product Owner to join our team in Atlanta, GACox Automotive is looking for a forward-thinking individual to lead the Seller Tools delivery team, a product which drives our Sellers to effectively manage their inventory and make key decisions to optimize their selling and increase velocity. Buyers and sellers want an informative yet simple experience that is clear yet flexible to enable buyers and sellers to make high value decisions in seconds. The Sr Product Delivery Manager will partner with the business to understand needs, then lead the delivery team in supporting the Seller Tools growth strategy. He/she will evolve the experience to drive product requirements and support development and maintenance. The role includes contributing to and overseeing implementation in an agile environment in all phases of the software development lifecycle, with distributed cross-functional teams to deliver in a way that meets the priorities of stakeholders and clients. The ideal candidate is comfortable operating with indirect influence, acclimates well to change, and is objective and detail-oriented.POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: PlanningWork with the Product Management and the Business to understand the Seller Tools strategy, the 12-18 month plan, and to evolve the milestones based on client feedback and team capacityProvide the vision and strategy to the delivery team, be the voice of the customerCommunicate plans across delivery teams to ensure the proper prioritization, sequencing, and dependency mitigationPrioritize the backlog for the current rolling 3 months of work, have conversations with business and product partners regarding trade-offs when neededCollaborate with Product Manager to ensure operational communications, client marketing and launch materials (new and ongoing) are planned and executedExecutionResponsible for day-to-day product responsibilities including writing and prioritizing stories, hosting estimation and grooming sessions with delivery team, and attending team standups, retrospectives and other team meetings / outingsExecute the product roadmap to deliver solutions that delight clients and maximize market share growth, revenue and marginsHelp research technical options and identify data sources, logic and rules by working both with the delivery team and with other teams to learn their offerings and availabilityDevelop new solutions and features based on product and business objectivesProvide clear direction to the delivery team through defined product priorities, schedules and dependenciesWork with team members spanning delivery teams to execute successful delivery of product featuresIdentify key use cases and KPI’s to evaluate product performance Work closely with Delivery Manager and Scrum Master to ensure team health and growth on their Agile journey and to ensure team is operating at expected capacityEvaluationWork with delivery team and product analytics to ensure the ability to measure and track the value being created by the solutions and features deliveredUnderstand how the Seller Tools are utilized by clients and the areas of opportunity to facilitate prioritization and focus on the most impactful featuresVisit with clients in person, at least once per quarter, to enhance knowledge of the clients’ needs and opportunitiesOtherParticipate in interview and hiring process of new delivery team membersProvide feedback to delivery team members as needed to support the health of the team Be a champion for the product, the delivery team and their goalsBe available to respond very quickly to client issues and help the team to problem solveKEY WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:Director, Product for MarketplaceProduct Manager(s) for Seller SolutionsProduct Delivery peers within MarketplaceInternal Business stakeholders User Experience and Client ExperienceProduct AnalyticsOperations partners (both physical auctions and support organizations) for effective change management ','','','!*!Education:College degree (BA/BS or advanced degree and/or equivalent experience)Experience:4-7 years’ experience in product management, product software delivery, physical auction operations, software quality assurance or related functionsExperience with Agile teams and the ability to work with product and technology resources across different organizationsWork efficiently, sometimes with incomplete information to close gaps and meet the needs of internal stakeholders and customers alikeSelf-starter who proactively seeks to understand the client experience journey and associated pain points Strong problem-solving skillsAbility to build strong working relationships within and across delivery teamsUnderstanding of software development lifecyclesAbility to execute basic SQL queries and perform basic troubleshooting as neededAbility to query internal APIs and troubleshoot data variances between applications is a plusAbility to reverse engineer a feature (from screen to database) to identify logic where knowledge gaps are present is a plus','!*!About Cox Automotive Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars with industry-leading digital marketing, retail, financial and wholesale solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive ecosystem worldwide. The Cox Automotive family includes Autotrader®, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, vAuto®, VinSolutions®, Xtime®, incadea® and a host of other brands. With a complete and connected view of the automotive ecosystem, Cox Automotive is a global company connecting people, cars and capabilities with services that link the automotive value chain. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises. For more information about Cox Automotive, visit www.coxautoinc.com. Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.','Cox Automotive','US-GA-Atlanta-6325 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd','','Regular','Manager/Senior Manager','Day Job','','Yes, 5 % of the Time','Full-time','Ongoing','Senior Product Owner
Cox Automotive, Inc.
Website : http://www.coxautoinc.com
Cox Automotive is a leading provider of products and services that span the automotive ecosystem worldwide. We’ve built the strongest portfolio in the industry with more than 20 brands that together provide end-to-end digital marketing, wholesale and commerce solutions for customers large and small. Our goal is to simplify the trusted exchange of vehicles and maximize value for dealers, manufacturers and car shoppers.