Senior Director Of Product, Commerce

Shutterstock New York , NY 10007

Posted 5 months ago

The Opportunity:

As Senior Director of Product, the ideal candidate for this role will have a passion for product excellence, experience in the digital payments industry and a strong background developing e-commerce products.

The successful candidate will be adept at working with global payment providers, analyzing key business metrics, operationalizing key payments and licensing related processes , optimizing check-out processes and global payments strategy. Our commerce and licensing product and operations are at the core of our business.

This candidate will work with a team of product managers and report to the head of product.

In order to be successful, this candidate must be well versed in agile development methodologies and comfortable leading product strategy for a cross-functional team of engineers and designers.

The ideal candidate possess strong communication skills, is comfortable collaborating with cross-functional groups, has a strong bias for action and knows how to function as a motivated self-starter in a high paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Carry the torch on the product strategy and be the advocate of the customer in creating a best in class digital experience

  • Develop the overall product roadmap working with a small team of product managers.

  • Drive product development through the entire development cycle, from conceptualization, design and development, through to launch and ongoing support in a fast-paced, agile environment

  • Work with our engineering teams to evolve our software and systems architecture to support a rapidly growing customer base across multiple countries and languages

  • Interface with teams across the entire company including other product teams, marketing, public relations, security / risk operations, accounting, finance, legal, and the executive team

  • Convert strategy work into actionable projects that can be tested, deployed and measured

  • Prepare the future of our commerce platform, creating flexibility for the business and enabling to drive our common goals.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years agile product management experience

  • 5+ years of e-commerce experience.

  • Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills, ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions

  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with teams across organizations

  • Strong understanding of current technologies and standards, and how the digital ecosystem is evolving

  • Results-oriented and self-motivated with the ability to take charge or play a supporting role

  • Demonstrated ability to collect user feedback and understand customer pain points

  • Enthusiasm for working in a collaborative, fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with payments platforms and e-commerce

  • Ability to clearly communicate data insights to others

  • Experience managing and leading a team to meet aggressive goals

  • Experience in pricing and price testing

  • Ability to synthesize different points of view and present them as a unified plan

  • Ability to dive deep into the product, the business, and the competition

  • Empathy for our users and an entrepreneurial approach to problem-solving

  • Product development experience in non-U.S markets a plus

  • Inspire action in diverse groups

About Shutterstock:

Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), directly and through its group subsidiaries, is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, videos and music to businesses, marketing agencies and media organizations around the world. Working with its growing community of contributors, Shutterstock adds hundreds of thousands of images each week and has millions of images and video clips available.

Headquartered in New York City, Shutterstock has offices around the world and customers in more than 150 countries. The company also owns Bigstock, a value-oriented stock media agency; Shutterstock Custom, a custom content creation platform, Offset, a high-end image collection; PremiumBeat a curated royalty-free music library; Rex Features, a premier source of editorial images for the world's media.

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