Product Manager - Search Engine

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Date: Jan 2, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4Y 2Y5

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

 

Product Manager – Search Engine

 

Summary

 

The Search team in Rogers Digital is looking for a Product Manager to oversee the development of our new search platform. This new search platform will replace our Endeca implementation with a serverless Elasticsearch based solution. This will be a very cool thing to build. This engine will be used by millions of Canadians daily.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Work with the search director to translate their ideas into software.
  • Help design the new search engine while we grow the development team.
  • Work with the search implementation team for Rogers.com and Fido.ca to ensure that the search engine will meet their current and future requirements
  • Be able to prioritize work in order to get the most value for our time.
  • Be the subject matter expert for our search platform.
  • Writing the documentation for the new search engine.
  • Be able to work well with developers, include offshore, third party developers.
  • Be able to identify potential risks and manage them appropriately.
  • Be proud of what the team is building and how it was done.
  • Able to self manage time and tasks.

 

Requirements

 

  • 2+ years experience in product management.
  • Excellent communication skills. Be able to explain technical concepts to non-technical people.
  • Strong collaboration skills. Be able to reach out and work with other teams in order to produce great results. We are here to make friends.
  • Drive Agile best practices.
  • Responsible for making sure targets are being hit on time and on budget.
  • Customer focused.

 

Bonus Points

 

  • Experience as a software developer and still write code for fun.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience working with search engines (tuning, configuration, etc).
  • Experience with UX.
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Digital & Program Management
Requisition ID: 126370
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You can also reach out to our team at RogersRecruiting@rci.rogers.com to begin a conversation about your individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process.

 
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