Product Data Manager

Remote-Chicago · Full-time

About The Position

About Cognetik

Cognetik empowers digital leaders with insights and products to accelerate decision-making, improve digital experiences, and advance business transformation. To succeed today, organizations must consolidate data from every touch point and generate clear insights to continuously improve every element of their digital business. Our team of thinkers and builders partner with Fortune 1000 clients to help them chart a clear, confident, and data-driven path to get the most out of their analytics operations, gain a competitive advantage, and increase revenue.

Role Overview

The Product Data Manager will be an individual contributor servicing one of our clients in downtown Chicago. They will work with several teams within a larger digital team to manage business requirements, new projects and architect new solutions for a global data warehouse, which is central to producing insights into the user experience, shopping behavioral and marketing campaigns. This individual will work onsite in downtown Chicago.

Responsibilities:


  • Author and own product requirements: clear, concise functional specifications for consumption by engineering.
  • Research customer and business needs, technical or performance tradeoffs, and understand how to build the right balance/scalability into the product.
  • Prioritize stakeholder requests to ensure the data engineering team is working on solutions that align with the company's priorities and road map.
  • Work with department heads and stakeholders to build trust and help set the strategic direction for what the Analytics and Data engineering team delivers to support business goals.
  • Provide documentation and training for end users to promote adoption.
  • Communicate the vision and improve the adoption of Analytics teams’ data products.
  • Measure the right KPIs that will help stakeholders and the tech team identify what they have as levers to drive positive change.

Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience as a Product Manager
  • 3+ years of experience as a data or BI product manager on data platform development, BI products and programs and/or data applications (preferably in digital advertising/media)
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably in Engineering or Information Management) or related discipline
  • Solid track record of technical acumen, being able to quickly understand technical details of a product or platform.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and solutions-oriented, eagerness to get hands-on and into the details to fully understand and then optimize the product.
  • Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities with the ability to motivate others to lead cross-functional teams
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and written skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams.
  • Experience giving formal presentations, whiteboarding and facilitating large and small group discussions
  • Must be able to think strategically by delivering solutions that efficiently meet client requirements and fulfilling the role of "trusted advisor."

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About Cognetik

We empower digital leaders with insights and products to accelerate decision-making, improve digital experiences, and advance business transformation.

To succeed today, organizations must consolidate data from every touchpoint and generate clear insights to continuously improve every element of their digital business. Our team of thinkers and builders partner with Fortune 1000 clients to help them chart a clear, confident, and data-driven path to get the most out of their analytics operations, gain a competitive advantage, and increase revenue.