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SENIOR MANAGER, MOBILE APPS

| West Suburbs

Ulta Beauty is searching for a customer focused, analytical and enthusiastic native app Product Owner to join our Digital Experience team. In this role you will set strategy and lead execution of new app centric capabilities to transform our iOS and Android experience resulting increased engagement, brand awareness, and sales. You will make an expansive and lasting impact by delivering an immersive, personalized experience for our millions of passionate beauty enthusiasts.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate with senior leaders to build a shared vision across the enterprise by building a product roadmap, aligning to go-to-market strategy for the company and our merchandising, marketing and loyalty program leadership
  • Partner with stakeholders, line leaders and the agile team to define KPIs and success metrics for the app holistically as well as specific user journeys
  • Drive the ideation, technical development, and launch of new in-app capabilities including core merchandising and order functions as well as app-only capabilities such as augmented reality beauty try-on experiences
  • Partner with Brand and Creative stakeholders to realize an aesthetic that captures Ulta’s brand essence while bringing it to life in a digital, deeply app centric way
  • Break down concepts captured in the overall vision and roadmap into epics, stories and validation criteria to feed into the agile development process
  • Lead an agile team comprised of talented and committed UX designers, creatives, developers and quality assurance professionals through story workshops, backlog grooming, ad-hoc whiteboard sessions to work through the details, development, validation, demos, pre-launch activities and post-launch stabilization
  • Assess adoption of the new releases through app store download, crash rate, and end user review analytics as well as usage statistics from our web analytics team 
  • Incorporate A/B testing, analytics, market research and consumer insights to refine roadmap and future capabilities to continually reinvent the experience and grow sales, engagement and connection with our digital audience
  • Stay informed of consumer, technology and app specific trends to identify new markets and inform future strategy and prioritization

 


Requirements

  • 5+ years experience as a mobile product manager or equivalent role with portfolio of accomplishments demonstrating the above responsibilities
  • Deep empathy for the customer experience and identification with our core audience of Beauty Enthusiasts
  • Demonstrated experience building strong partnerships across UX, Design, and Development teams
  • Communication skills necessary to present big ideas in a simple way to a broad audience and secure buy-in to the vision, goals and execution plan
  • Ability to clearly organize large goals into an iterative, actionable, and achievable plan
  • Capable of balancing between quality and speed of delivery/fast iteration- moving the experience forward in parallel with remaining a stable and growing component of the overall eCommerce channel
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-moving environment, deal with ambiguity and remain focused on execution

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines
  • Capability to participate in training sessions, presentations and meetings
  • Travel approximately 10% of your time. (stores, meetings, conferences, training)

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Location

Our satellite campus is in Chicago at 120 S. Riverside Plaza with 100 workstations & conference rooms which associates can reserve.

An Insider's view of Ulta Beauty

What projects are you most excited about?

Since I joined Ulta as Lead IT Analyst for QA Team, I have been part of great expansion initiatives like opening 3 new DCs, new stores in Hawaii, and now excited to be part of opening a Fast Fulfillment Center in Florida!
These complex projects have strengthened my leadership skills and allowed me to be critical part of Ulta’s impressive growth!

Anita

Lead IT Analyst - Supply Chain

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I started at Ulta Beauty 14 yrs ago as an IT Assoc. supporting all technologies in the store. Having worked on several large projects, it allowed me to progress my career from Developer to Enterprise Architect. Ulta Beauty has provided opportunities for career development and advancement; it’s up to the individual that determines how far you go.

Derek

IT Architect, Enterprise Architecture

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Ulta empowers its leadership and associates to question the norm and constantly improve. In IT specifically, we leverage and utilize the emerging technologies to meet business needs. Ulta’s leadership understands that technology satisfies the needs of our guests and gives us a competitive advantage.

Tony

Senior Director, IT Data Center & Infrastructure

What are Ulta Beauty Perks + Benefits

Ulta Beauty Benefits Overview

Being rewarded for your hard work never goes out of style. With a number of options to choose from, you can select benefits that meet the needs of you and your family. And benefits begin on your first day of active employment.

In addition to the competitive benefits outlined, we also have a generous Associate Discount of 25% off on retail products and 50% off on salon services.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Ulta Beauty partners with After School Matters and Skills for Chicagoland's Future.
Partners with Nonprofits
Ulta Beauty is proud to partner with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Dress for Success and Save the Children through the Ulta Beauty Charitable Foundation.
Intracompany committees
Ulta Beauty has a variety of Corporate Associate groups, such as the Ulta Green Group.
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Ulta Beauty is committed to ensuring our "Champion Diversity" value and "Inclusion" competency are part of who we are and the decisions we make.
Someone's primary function is managing the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Ulta Beauty associates can contribute up to the IRS limits of $2,700 annually to their Health Care FSA and up to $5,000 to their Dependent Care FSA.
Disability Insurance
All benefit-eligible associates are provided with company paid short-term disability & long-term disability insurance. Associates may also purchase supplemental critical illness and accident coverage.
Dental Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers dental insurance to eligible associates and their dependents.
Vision Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers voluntary vision insurance.
Health Insurance Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers health insurance to eligible associates and their dependents.
Life Insurance
Ulta Beauty provides all benefit-eligible associates with company paid basic life insurance. Associates may also purchase supplemental term life insurance and supplemental AD&D insurance.
Pet Insurance
Ulta Beauty offers voluntary pet insurance.
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Ulta Beauty associates can save for their retirement by participating in the 401(k) plan administered by Fidelity, following 60 days of service.
401(K) Matching
Ulta Beauty matches 100% of the first 3% and 50% of the next 2% of eligible compensation deferred and is 100% vested immediately.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 4 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth parent and provide 2 weeks of paid leave for the non-birth parent.
Flexible Work Schedule
Ulta Beauty provides associates with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times and summer hours.
Family Medical Leave
All Ulta Beauty associates are eligible to apply for a leave of absence, which will be reviewed for any federal (FMLA) or state protected leave eligibility.
Adoption Assistance
Ulta Beauty provides adoption assistance reimbursement and paid-time off.
Company sponsored family events
Ulta Beauty participates in National Bring Your Child to Work Day.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
We believe each associate should have time off from work each year. Ulta Beauty provides the following paid time off: vacation days, personal days, sick days and paid holidays.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Ulta Beauty provides paid sick days to associates.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Teams within Ulta Beauty host company outings semi-annually.
Relocation Assistance
Ulta Beauty provides relocation assistance where eligible.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Ulta Beauty offers associates professional development opportunities like onsite training courses and the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Tuition Reimbursement
Ulta Beauty provides financial assistance to active, full-time associates with at least one year of service for tuition-related expenses.
Lunch and learns
Ulta Beauty hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Customized development tracks
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