Lead Product Owner - Digital Asset Management
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at nearly 1,800 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, that giving equals more than $4 million a week.
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Description: Description Summary
This role is for Lead Product Owner for Target's Digital
Asset Management capability in the Enterprise Content portfolio. We are looking
for a candidate who has extensive product ownership experience, along with
creative marketing and asset management.
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading
This role is in the Enterprise
Tools – Content team. We help Creative Marketing teams plan, create, store,
review and publish great digital content to help our guests make confident
purchases or inspire them to shop at Target. This lead product owner will be
responsible for the strategic direction and development of capabilities in our
Digital Asset Management (DAM) system, which stores and organizes digital
assets (images, video and 3D) to enable re-use across digital and marketing
channels to drive cost avoidance and better brand experiences. Our DAM system
also drives improved organization, collaboration and review workflows to help
teams deliver content faster and more efficiently. An ideal candidate will have
experience of creative marketing and/or digital site merchandising, giving them
a good understanding of creative collaboration and delivery workflows – in this
role they’ll need to be able to work with multiple different creative teams
with different workflows, so that they can build capabilities to support those
Product teams at Target Corporation are accountable for the delivery of product
outcomes. Product outcomes are a combination of delivering business value
features, and creating a technology system that is easily maintained and highly
reliable. Product teams have one shared backlog that is inclusive of all
product, technology and design work.
As a Lead Product Owner, you will work in the product model
and will partner to develop a comprehensive product strategy, related roadmap,
and set key business objectives (OKRs) for your respective product. You
will need to leverage the knowledge of your product, as well as customer
feedback and establish other relevant data points to assess value, develop
cases, and prioritize the direction and desired outcomes for your product. You
will be the “voice of the product” to all key stakeholders to ensure that their
needs are met and that the product team is getting the direction and support
that it needs to be successful. You will develop and actively maintain a
product roadmap and backlog outlining the customer themes, epics, and stories
while prioritizing the backlog to focus on the highest impact work for your
team and stakeholders. You will encourage the open exchange of information and
viewpoints, as well as inspire others to achieve challenging goals and high
standards of performance while committing to the organization's direction.
You will foster a sense of urgency to achieve goals and leverage
resources to overcome unexpected obstacles, and partner with product teams
across the organization to help them achieve their goals while pursuing and
Core responsibilities are described within this job description. Job duties may
change at any time due to business needs.
• 4 year degree and 5+ years of experience
• Ability to communicate complex concepts in easy-to-understand terminology
• Able to apply knowledge of how a product is designed, built, deployed, and
maintained in an enterprise environment
• Experience with technology and ability to facilitate communication between
business and technology teams
• Experience working in an agile environment (e.g. user stories, iterative
• Expert in product area you are supporting