Full-Time

Head of AI/ML Product

Catalog Enrichment and Sales Enablement

Posted on 5/15/2024

Wayfair

Wayfair

10,001+ employees

E-commerce platform for furniture and decor

Consumer Goods

Senior, Expert

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Data Science
Requirements
  • 10+ years of product management experience in an agile development environment or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of experience managing multiple teams and ideally supporting product managers through coaching, expectation setting, delegation, and direct intervention.
  • Experience in working directly with or alongside AI / ML / Data Science products and applications to successfully drive products with significant business impact
  • Highly developed organizational and reasoning skills with hypothesis-driven problem solving and the ability to turn data into actionable insights.
  • Demonstrated experience forming consensus out of ambiguity and complexity, influencing senior business and technology partners, and driving teams forward with sustainable urgency towards clear goals
Responsibilities
  • Own the product strategy and roadmap definition for 3+ science product teams to help visualize and guide the creation of technology solutions to achieve business objectives at scale.
  • Identify new opportunities for Science investment given the evolving nature of the ML/AI/Science field and accurate judgment on diminishing returns of science investment across teams.
  • Given multiple high-priority business objectives, drive multiple cross-functional initiatives through a blend of product thought management/ guidance, process engineering, relationship building & influence, team building & coaching, and direct intervention where appropriate.
  • Be a highly visible thought partner for executive leadership (Director+ level), acting as their primary 'go-to' for major cross-functional initiatives.
  • Act as a manager-doer, coaching a team of product managers to develop their skills and grow while rolling up your sleeves to assist directly when necessary.
  • Guide problem scoping and discovery across multiple functional areas, drive requirements synthesis, and facilitate prioritization to discover how Wayfair should invest in capabilities that drive the highest impact business outcomes.
  • Identify, contextualize, and communicate evolving industry, technology, and product trends, particularly related to the evolving R&D for the technical space you own
  • Act with a high degree of freedom and ownership, creating strong relationships with senior cross-functional partners (both technical and non-technical), establishing a shared vision for success, and delivering results that create meaningful business impact.

Wayfair is a leading e-commerce platform specializing in home furnishings and decor, offering an expansive selection that caters to diverse tastes and budgets. The company stands out for its strong customer-centric approach, utilizing advanced e-commerce technologies to enhance the shopping experience. Working at Wayfair provides employees with the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team that values innovation in digital commerce and customer engagement, making it an ideal environment for professionals passionate about driving technological advancements in the retail industry.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-11%

2 year growth

-18%