Director of Product Management, Motors

Location:

San Jose, California
Requisition Number:
R0050889

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

About the Role:

The Director of Product Management for Motors (Vehicles & Auto Parts) will be the consummate voice of the customer, responsible for setting the global vision and strategy, collaborating with engineering teams and delivering on a strategic product roadmap, that puts ebay motors the market leader. This includes working closely with industry leaders, setting the tone on standards, revolutionizing the way people buy and sell vehicles and auto parts online. This leader will lead a team of hard-working product managers, while leading matrix execution of all Motors initiatives. This leader should have demonstrated product and technology experience, starting and scaling new / nascent business online that fuels growth for their respective product area. This leader is an authority at leading teams towards a multi-year vision and strategy and iterative approaches and achievements towards that vision.

The successful candidate must have experience managing multiple complex, multi-phase strategic projects in parallel with the ability to manage matrix teams in a global context to success delivery and excellence. This individual should possess a proven track record of leading product a team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment to bring the automotive industry online with unique, relevant and engaging experiences that captivate the audience. Ebay has a rich history with its customers and the user experience and this leader’s role will be to create a strategic product plan and path to implement critical changes to move the ebay marketplace business forward as a trusted place to buy and sell anything Motors.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead our product strategy and execution for our Motors (Vehicles and Auto Parts) business
  • Build and implement a compelling roadmap supporting our business partners growth goals
  • Lead, encourage and grow a team of world class product managers
  • Be accountable for the articulation and the execution of the product strategy
  • Lead with a passion and understanding of customer problems from a human to a tech angle
  • Be the voice of our customers providing a g human element to our technological challenges
  • Be a problem solver while managing complexities within a matrix environment
  • Build a moonshot factory culture in close partnership with engineering leadership
  • Innovate and reinforce the field of our engineering operations, from sprint reviews to definition of done
  • Collaborate with senior leaders across eBay’s management team to align plans with partners in the core product and technology teams as well as within the teams across functions: marketing, operations, sales, and strategy.
  • Continue to weave D&I into the fabric of the eBay business – from recruiting and developing talent to empowering small businesses on the platform.
  • Use data coupled with world class design to create experience which delight our customers.
  • Partner with business to understand buyer and seller experience, usage patterns, and trends.

Who You are:

  • Strong knowledge of Marketplace model dynamics
  • Experience in e-commerce, ideally with some background in automotive parts and/or significant passion for cars, trucks, motorcycles.
  • A hardworking technologist with a brilliant growth hacker approach and eye for business
  • Successful track record leading product development in shopping experience
  • Experienced at managing managers and large international teams
  • You have equal obsession for customer challenges and engineering complexities
  • You love to collaborate and learn from others, but also believe in inspiring change from within.
  • You are an exceptional communicator who can be the catalyst of the inspiration within the company for all things Motors, gathering support and rallying teams to drive success.
  • 10+ years of experience as a product leader, with significant time and success in large scale enterprise, ideally ecommerce or marketplace company.
  • Understand and support the business (who owns the P&L) by owning the product life cycle end-to-end starting with building the business case (opportunity assessment), discovery and research, product development, product marketing and performance analytics.
  • Team builder of diverse and specialized talent in a fast-paced, global, environment.
  • Solid financial and analytical skills, with experience in translating complex business issues into financial terms and measuring team against financial goals.
  • Experience successfully managing multiple projects from concept to delivery while meeting schedules and budget.
  • Have a track record of developing solid personal relationships with partners.
  • Proven people leader, with the ability to inspire, lead, and mentor a high performing organization.

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Director of Product Management, Motors

San Jose, California Requisition Number R0050889

We Empower People and Create Economic Opportunity

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes.

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and imagination, where you can be part of the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to creating an ambitious and inclusive workplace, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be a part of.

About the Role:

The Director of Product Management for Motors (Vehicles & Auto Parts) will be the consummate voice of the customer, responsible for setting the global vision and strategy, collaborating with engineering teams and delivering on a strategic product roadmap, that puts ebay motors the market leader. This includes working closely with industry leaders, setting the tone on standards, revolutionizing the way people buy and sell vehicles and auto parts online. This leader will lead a team of hard-working product managers, while leading matrix execution of all Motors initiatives. This leader should have demonstrated product and technology experience, starting and scaling new / nascent business online that fuels growth for their respective product area. This leader is an authority at leading teams towards a multi-year vision and strategy and iterative approaches and achievements towards that vision.

The successful candidate must have experience managing multiple complex, multi-phase strategic projects in parallel with the ability to manage matrix teams in a global context to success delivery and excellence. This individual should possess a proven track record of leading product a team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment to bring the automotive industry online with unique, relevant and engaging experiences that captivate the audience. Ebay has a rich history with its customers and the user experience and this leader’s role will be to create a strategic product plan and path to implement critical changes to move the ebay marketplace business forward as a trusted place to buy and sell anything Motors.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead our product strategy and execution for our Motors (Vehicles and Auto Parts) business
  • Build and implement a compelling roadmap supporting our business partners growth goals
  • Lead, encourage and grow a team of world class product managers
  • Be accountable for the articulation and the execution of the product strategy
  • Lead with a passion and understanding of customer problems from a human to a tech angle
  • Be the voice of our customers providing a g human element to our technological challenges
  • Be a problem solver while managing complexities within a matrix environment
  • Build a moonshot factory culture in close partnership with engineering leadership
  • Innovate and reinforce the field of our engineering operations, from sprint reviews to definition of done
  • Collaborate with senior leaders across eBay’s management team to align plans with partners in the core product and technology teams as well as within the teams across functions: marketing, operations, sales, and strategy.
  • Continue to weave D&I into the fabric of the eBay business – from recruiting and developing talent to empowering small businesses on the platform.
  • Use data coupled with world class design to create experience which delight our customers.
  • Partner with business to understand buyer and seller experience, usage patterns, and trends.

Who You are:

  • Strong knowledge of Marketplace model dynamics
  • Experience in e-commerce, ideally with some background in automotive parts and/or significant passion for cars, trucks, motorcycles.
  • A hardworking technologist with a brilliant growth hacker approach and eye for business
  • Successful track record leading product development in shopping experience
  • Experienced at managing managers and large international teams
  • You have equal obsession for customer challenges and engineering complexities
  • You love to collaborate and learn from others, but also believe in inspiring change from within.
  • You are an exceptional communicator who can be the catalyst of the inspiration within the company for all things Motors, gathering support and rallying teams to drive success.
  • 10+ years of experience as a product leader, with significant time and success in large scale enterprise, ideally ecommerce or marketplace company.
  • Understand and support the business (who owns the P&L) by owning the product life cycle end-to-end starting with building the business case (opportunity assessment), discovery and research, product development, product marketing and performance analytics.
  • Team builder of diverse and specialized talent in a fast-paced, global, environment.
  • Solid financial and analytical skills, with experience in translating complex business issues into financial terms and measuring team against financial goals.
  • Experience successfully managing multiple projects from concept to delivery while meeting schedules and budget.
  • Have a track record of developing solid personal relationships with partners.
  • Proven people leader, with the ability to inspire, lead, and mentor a high performing organization.

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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