A company doesn’t last more than 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itselfstriving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace and by remaining true to its values.Dockers®, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to innovation, creativity and collaboration. Put simply, if you’re looking for a new opportunity, this is a great place to grow your career.
We are looking for an experienced Sr Manger IT - Retail Solutions who loves retail and has a passion for delivering high quality software that matches the expectation of our business partners.
⏵ Own a portfolio of retail products and create, manage and deliver against respective backlogs.
⏵ Manage of team of project managers and business analysts who work with business users, product management and IT for collaboration on projects, reporting requirements, application improvements and support.
⏵ Establish a regular cadence of 1-on-1’s with DTC product management and your counterpart in North America in order to optimize the delivery of retail projects.
⏵ Supervision/coaching of project managers and business analysts who interface with the business units, product management and IT on both global and local solutions.
⏵ Supervision/coaching of developers who are working on both global and local solutions.
⏵ Ensure solutions are ready for on-going operations and support.
⏵ Develop expertise in the various retail solutions so that the regional team can collaborate with retail business stakeholders and make strategic recommendations to fulfill strategic global and local initiatives.
⏵ Educating key business stakeholders of upcoming initiatives and be able to articulate the 6-12-18 month roadmap for the group. Must be comfortable in presenting to sr. level leaders.
⏵ Collaborate with retail business stakeholders on strategic initiatives to help establish the IT delivery plan across all portfolio or products in market.
⏵ Coordination with retail business stakeholders and IT support to effectively support retail business functions.
⏵ Improve the business requirements development lifecycle along with an appropriate measurement framework to measure quality.
⏵ Create and manage a pipeline for resourcing project managers and business analysts on a number of retail IT initiatives.
⏵ Collaborate with our IT support & development teams to create a backlog of items that are sequenced against a development roadmap.
⏵ Collaborate with the DTC Program Management team to roadmap capabilities that are to be delivered.
⏵ Provide budget estimates for business analyst needs across the retail IT portfolio.
Skills & Qualifications:
⏵ MBA preferred
⏵ 7+ years technology experience
⏵ 7+ years of professional experience in retail applications. Must understand the end-to-end flow of product and key functions for inventory and sales audit.
⏵ 3+ years of testing experience
⏵ Experience in delivering retail capabilities including: Point of Sale, Omnichannel solutions and applications, RFID
⏵ Experience in delivering retail process improvements.
⏵ Comfort working in an agile and waterfall environments.
⏵ Exposure to bug tracking and task management software such as JIRA, Bugzilla, etc.
⏵ Experience working in matrixed organizations and with remote teams
LOCATIONZaventem, BelgiumFULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time