Job Openings Technical Product Manager

About the job Technical Product Manager

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Technical Product Manager to join our team. This contract-to-hire position is with one of our Fortune 50 clients interested in full-time flex/remote consultants. The ideal candidates will have the required skills listed below and will be eligible and open to being hired by our client at the end of the project's duration. This position works alongside an existing team and leverages enterprise-level technologies and processes. If you would like to work at a company that has been recognized for its diversity and inclusion, its work to drive positive social change, and as an environmental leader, make sure you apply below.


  • 5+ years of agile product management or new product development (NPD) experience in a digital/eCommerce company with demonstrated success delivering new products, platforms, and experiences to markets
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and analytical skills
  • Experience leading and managing a team with direct and indirect reports
  • Demonstrated experience creating and using strategy to solve complex problems that span across multiple divisions and groups within the company
  • Ability to identify metrics and key performance measures and use data to drive decisions which enhance the customer experience

Desirable Skills

  • 3+ years product management experience at a retailer or digital platform company
  • Proven track record of conceiving and building platforms
  • Experience with OKRs and iterative product development (Agile)
  • Experience using GitHub, Atlassian, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud products
  • Since this Product Manager will be working directly with development teams, a background in software development is advantageous

Typical Duties

  • Create, maintain, and communicate DIEM product vision, strategy, and roadmaps, including near-term delivery and long-term DIEM product evolution
  • Develop strategic product plan and deliver breakthrough DIEM capabilities by working with technical and non-technical partners; measure output, improve execution, and continuously deliver 10X value creation
  • Define DIEM product strategy, features, and success criteria for evaluating vendors/partners to make ongoing buy-build-partner-acquire decisions
  • Create highly collaborative cross-functional partnerships across, Kroger Technology & Digital, 84.51, Alt Profits, Merchandising, Manufacturing, Retail Operations, Supply Chain, Health & Wellness, Marketing, and Finance
  • Identify opportunities to create best-in-class platform capabilities by leveraging customer/developer feedback, monitoring/analytics, and team know-how/ know-why in order to connect company strengths with available resources
  • Model Agile principles to increase speed and frequency of DIEM product delivery by maintaining and communicating groomed backlog, providing 1-N prioritization for backlog, and set criteria for Minimum Viable Product
  • Provide leadership direction to direct and/or matrixed core team members, incorporating feedback from across all functions, product leadership, and company's senior leadership