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Manager, Product Management

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: XPO Logistics

 

Solutions driven success.

 

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 

 

As the Manager, Product Management, you will be responsible for managing products from conception to launch, delivering features to solve business challenges. You will lead efforts to design, test, implement and train technology solutions and functions for the products supported. Become a part of our dynamic team and we'll help you develop to a level that will exceed your expectations.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Define product roadmaps for software products, working closely with stakeholders and engineering to deliver new products and feature enhancements
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop and execute ideas through all aspects of the product development life cycle, including design, development and implementation
  • Develop feedback loops between the products and users, and continually develop the understanding of the problem through user feedback, metrics and communicating insights to the product and engineering teams
  • Own the identification, review and analysis of business and product requirements; assist in design and development of products that address appropriate business needs
  • Participate in training/developing IT members on how XPO staff performs its duties in relation to business operations
  • Perform IT delivery with established test criteria and assist in executing User Acceptance Testing (UAT); ensure that development/testing meets all product requirements
  • Participate in deploying/implementing application solutions; support ongoing operations by responding to queries and problems, and partnering with business change management to ensure system adoption
  • Gather and analyze data to ensure requirements address and resolve business problems; troubleshoot software (Java, Angular) to understand why some features may or may not be working

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 5 years of experience in product management and business analyses in support of agile software development, solutions development and customer relationships
  • Experience creating enterprise products
  • Experience with software development processes, including discovery, design, engineering, UAT and implementation
  • Demonstrated understanding of UX

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Transportation and logistics industry experience
  • An analytic approach to problem-solving
  • A willingness to work in ambiguous situations and create clarity amid chaos

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


 
XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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