Product Owner - 1375990F

Boston-MA
 Job-ID :   1375990F 
  Category :  Management 
  Position Type : Contract Remote 

Job Description

BUSINESS PRODUCT OWNER, FLEX PLM
GLOBAL PRODUCT MERCHANDISING OPERATIONS

ABOUT CONVERSE

Are you interested in working for the most iconic and well-loved sneaker brand in the world? Born in sports and made for the street, Converse is a place to explore your potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. We seek people who can lead, grow, think, dream, and create. Our culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. Converse seeks achievers, leaders, and visionaries. At Converse, it’s about each person bringing their authentic self, skills, and passion to serve the daring spirit of youth.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

We are looking for a Product Owner to support the Converse Product Merchandising Operations team with our FlexPLM application in both footwear and apparel.  This individual will be responsible for managing the business execution of the FlexPLM upgrade and support on-going intake reviews and prioritization.

WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON

  • Responsible for managing the the FlexPLM product ownership for both footwear and apparel.
  • This will include production support, intake management, requirements gathering, and driving subject matter expert (SME) testing and signoff for inflight enhancements and future requests.
  • Support the FlexPLM upgrade for both Footwear and Apparel
  • Vetting 1st instances of upgraded application 
  • Test script writing with SMEs 
  • Establish governance processes & tools for coordination with SMEs
  • Testing coordination with SMEs
  • Preparation of communications for rollout (change mmt & basic training documentation)
  • Go Live Support including: comms, training, rollout support, issue capture & resolution

WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH

This role will report into the Strategic Portfolio Management team in Product Merchandising Operations.  This team is responsible for supporting the roadmap and execution of existing and future technology solutions for the Product Merchandising and Development organizations.  

The candidate will partner with other leads in Product Merchandising Operations, the Technical Product Manager for Product Creation, Upgrade Project Core leaders, as well as each functional area’s subject matter experts (finance, design, engineering, tech design, materials, global and geo product development, global and geo product merchandising).  

WHAT YOU BRING

  • 4 year BA degree or equivalent
  • 5+ years of footwear and/or apparel system related experience
  • Experience with PLM is a requirement.  FlexPLM from PTC is a plus.
  • Fully proficient with MS Office suite of applications (Power Point, Excel, Outlook, Word)
  • Experience in use of collaborative tools, like Miro and Smartsheets
  • Excellent organization skills, detail oriented and strong communication skills
  • Strong project management experience
  • Previous Converse work experience a definite plus

 

 

Chat with us