Director of Product (eCommerce)

Posted 19 November 2020
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology - Transformation & Consulting

Job Description


My client, a leading global eCommerce platform is currently looking for a director of product to lead across multiple product verticals across different markets.

The Director of Product will be leading several cross functional squads (8+) made up of Product owners, design and engineering.

You’ll define the value propositions, product Vision & strategy, go to market and KPIs to focus on to ultimately improve the overall customer experience.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Set the vision and strategy for the product verticals with the executive and engineering teams.
  • Directly lead and manage a tribe and 8+ Products and Product managers
  • Define the roadmap, business requirements, measures of success, and features for your products and services, and work with your PM team to drive and deliver these to market.
  • Execute a robust and comprehensive strategy, product roadmap, and business plan
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to drive up engagement for users
  • Grow revenue directly attributable to value created within your responsible product verticals

Key Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience building complex software or application platforms (both mobile and web) that reach millions of users
  • 7+ years experience in complex e-commerce products / leading an E2E product organisation
  • Demonstrated experience managing a team of product managers (7 or more PMs)
  • Maintain a prioritized backlog with clear and concise user stories
  • Sound product and execution skills and ability to perform under tight deadlines
  • Thrive between the balance of customer experience and commercial needs
  • Develop metrics and reporting for features
  • Understand the systems and technologies behind your product, their limitations, scaling factors, boundary conditions, and reasons for architectural decisions.
  • Experience in building platform solutions, defining services and applications


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