Product Manager, Search Evaluation
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Department -
- Team Search
- Employment Type -
- Position -
- Requisition GH1680817
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WalmartLabs is looking for a Product Manager who will be responsible for evaluating the quality of Walmart.com’s eCommerce search engine. The candidate will work closely with the search engineering, analytics, and product teams to design and implement experiments that quantify each feature’s potential impact to the site.
- Design and improve testing methodologies for search relevancy evaluations, including data set selection, testing strategies, and rater evaluation criteria.
- Collaborate with engineering and analytics teams on evaluation quality metrics and criteria for determining the success and regression of new features.
- Create actionable feedback from analyst and crowd judgments to improve relevance and user experience in search.
- Manage testing queue and create strategies for scaling the evaluation team.
- Manage crowdsourcing and tools tracks to compliment in house custom evaluations and analysis.
- Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Product Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
- Develops and champions a product vision, strategy, and roadmap for a specific product within a product area in support of corporate goals and objectives
- Drives the product discovery process
- Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
- Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
- Supports product implementation and deployment
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Systems, or related field
- 5 years experience in product management, business consulting, or related field.
- 3-5 years designing and implementing test methodologies for relevance, personalization, or other predictive algorithms.
- Excellent leadership and mentoring skills.
- Strong analytic skills and a drive to be data driven first.
- Unwavering commitment to user experience and search quality.
- Strong business acumen and the ability to explain problems and solutions effectively to both technical and non-technical audience.
- Excellence in implementation, attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
- Ability to excel in a fast paced environment.
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Ecommerce experience Statistics, mathematics, computer science or other quantitative degree a plus