Learn and work on meaningful initiatives with some of the best and brightest in the market research industry. The NPD Group provides the world's most successful brands with leading market research, combining consumer and retail point-of-sale data with analytic solutions to interpret today's market trends while anticipating tomorrow's. In addition, we offer a career filled with innovation and growth to the forward-thinking problem solvers who join our team.
Manage the Innovation team, which encompasses
New concept and opportunity exploration, evaluation, strategy, business case and proof of concept development
Research and development of new data sources and client-facing data science applications
Understand the marketplace, competitive landscape, clients and data; and collaborate with other Product teams to identify product gaps and opportunities
Prioritize and align strategic initiatives with senior leadership; participate in strategic planning and management of the product roadmap
Evangelize new, alternative data products with internal stakeholders
Collaborate with Product Platforms team to migrate new alternative data sources into consistent, durable, scalable, data-as-a-service resources
15+ years of experience leading product management and/or data science teams with leadership experience across multiple disciplines
Deep experience with large scale technology and data products, and creating such products using agile product development methods
Familiarity with a broad range of data types, such as point of sale, consumer panel, digital behavior, GPS, financial transactions, etc.
Proficiency in strategic planning, product ideation and developing product roadmaps
Extensive knowledge of and experience with the practical applications of analytics, data science and statistical methodologies
Track record of fostering innovation, prioritizing initiatives and coordinating the deployment of projects across departments and different groups of stakeholders
Exceptional interpersonal skills and razor-sharp communications skills
A strategic mindset, strong organizational skills and a passion for building new offerings and solutions
Exceptional interpersonal skills and razor-sharp communication skills
Self-awareness and a great sense of humor
The NPD Group, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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