Job Details

Director, Product Discovery

Location:  New York, New York, United States
Category:  Information Technology
Job Opened:  August 3rd, 2022
Job Number:  R-101757
Job Type:  Regular
Remote:  No

job description

Saks OFF 5TH is the premier online luxury off-price destination. Through its website and app, Saks OFF 5TH provides a compelling assortment of brands to fashion-seeking customers at the best prices. The company is reimagining traditional off-price with a digitally-native model focused on customer experience.

What This Position Is All About:

We are looking for an experienced product leader to drive improvements to our core product discovery: homepage, product arrays, and product search. In this role you will improve our search capabilities, helping customers to find the most relevant products, develop a simple and intuitive navigation to help customers narrow down their options, and drive overall improvements to the homepage to show the most relevant content for each customer. The PM will work with the technical, merchandising, product design, and business teams to develop product vision and roadmap, provide product requirements and prioritization, and work with the technical teams to implement and launch product features.


As a Director of Product, will be responsible for:

  • A history of delivering high quality, scalable technology products/services

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and influence at various levels without direct

  • authority

  • Solid grasp of the business side of technology with strong analytical and quantitative
    skills including the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions,
    recommendations and drive action

  • Expertise in specifying product vision and roadmap, defining clear epics, and
    writing stories with clear business context/value

  • Seasoned experience in prioritizing competing product features, balancing short
    term vs. long term and quantitative vs. qualitative benefits

  • Experience managing software development efforts in distributed systems and/or
    developing large scale applications Strong experience using experimentation and research to validate and test assumption

  • A deep understanding and empathy for your customers

Your Life and Career at Saks OFF 5TH:

  • Be part of an empowered, innovative team; work with an adventurous spirit and a customer-centric mindset; play a critical role in making decisions that will position us to win
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities across different functions within our corporate offices, retail stores, photo studios, and distribution centers
  • A culture that promotes a flexible work environment 
  • Benefits package for all eligible full-time employees (including medical, dental and vision)
  • An amazing employee discount and other exciting perks

Thank you for your interest with Saks OFF 5TH. We look forward to reviewing your application.

We believe that our differences not only make us stronger, but also guide our evolution and future growth. All associates are expected to create an inclusive environment free from harassment, discrimination, and bullying.Together, we celebrate, advocate for, and learn from our colleagues, customers and communities to create the best environment to shop and work for all.