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Chicago IL Full Time Posted: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Logistics done differently.

Innovation is in our DNA. At XPO Logistics, we're out to transform transportation logistics through technology, and our multimillion-dollar commitment to IT underscores its importance to our vision. As the Director of Product Management, you will be responsible for leading the product management and User Experience (UX) Engineers. We will equip you with the best team and tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach the goals you set for yourself and your career

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Build industry-changing applications for the Third-Party Logistics (3PL) industry
  • Drive product vision and feature definitions by gathering feedback from end users
  • Coordinate development and testing with the Development, QA, FABP and Accounting teams
  • Design web, desktop and reporting interfaces
  • Develop wireframes, mockups and user stories
  • Perform statistical analyses for implementing optimal decisions regarding pricing, operational efficiency and route optimization
  • Define and propose a strategic vision, for the key stakeholders, that will create a competitive advantage
  • Coordinate the rollout, training and implementation of the software products to all the business locations

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • 1 year of experience designing web software products
  • 5 years of experience designing and optimizing business processes
  • 5 years of team management experience
  • Experience in freight brokerage or logistics
  • Experience documenting business requirements in one or more project delivery methodologies, eg, agile, scrum, etc.

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or an Engineering discipline
  • Management consulting background
  • Experience with a wire-framing tool such as Omnigraffle or Balsamiq
  • Knowledge of usability and user experience

Be part of something big.

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Chicago IL, United States of America
XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics
11/9/2019 8:08:10 AM

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