Senior Business Manager, Data Science & Analytics

  • Seattle, WA
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**Job Description** **Senior Business Manager, Data Science & Analytics** Are you obsessed with revolutionizing the retail customer expe

**Job Description**

**Senior Business Manager, Data Science & Analytics**

Are you obsessed with revolutionizing the retail customer experience with data? Do you want to be part of a company that puts data at the center of its strategy to win? Since 1901, Nordstrom has been committed to providing customer with the best possible service and experience in fashion. We have a relentless drive to exceed customer expectations. We continue to grow and evolve to remain the best in the eyes of our customers. Our goal is to be the best fashion retailer in a digitally connected world. Data Science and Analytics is a pivotal capability in leading this transformation. Be a change leader at Nordstrom as we continue to place Data Science at the center of our organization.

Nordstrom is looking for a **Business Manager in Data Science and Analytics** . You will be working to realize the organization’s strategic vision, ensuring sure the team is aligned in its priorities, is working effectively with key stakeholders, and is positioned to succeed. You will have broad influence throughout the Data Science and Analytics team and the broader enterprise, particularly with Technology partners. Your work will drive change in the short, medium, and long-term, creating a world-class capability that is ready to deliver on the future needs of the business.

**A day in the life….**

As a key leader on the team, this role will be the critical link in creating and driving a culture of world-class excellence – a culture of winning.

+ Establish and refine the rhythm of the business within Data Science and Analytics and how the team interfaces with the rest of the organization. This ranges from leading annual planning and budgeting, running monthly business reviews, to establishing the employee communication cadence.

+ Create a great employee experience focused on every area of the employee lifecycle from hiring to growth and development.

+ Ensure the overall team’s productivity, diagnosing systemic issues, unblocking key projects, and initiating efforts to instill a culture of excellence around data, such as with Data Governance, for example.

**You own this if you have…**

+ 10+ years of related experience (e.g., project management, business process improvement, financial planning).

+ demonstrated success formulating strategy and guiding implementation.

+ successfully driven complex multi-stakeholder processes and cross-team programs to desired results while managing risk. _Experience leading remotely is a plus_

+ strong verbal and written communications skills for a large, multi-discipline organization.

+ proven ability to build strong partnerships, influence and collaborate at all organizational levels.

+ a bachelor’s degree.

+ Enthusiasm for solving complex problems with a natural tendency towards open mindedness and flexibility.

+ Fun working in a fast-paced environment and managing through ambiguity.

**We’ve got you covered…**

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

+ Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

+ Life Insurance and Disability

+ Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

A few more important points…

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

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We’re a fast-moving fashion company that empowers our people to be innovative, creative and always focused on providing the best service to our customers. The retail industry is rapidly changing, and we have interesting, complex problems to solve every day – from developing cutting-edge technology and opening new stores, to designing fresh, must-have fashion.

Whether you’re a genius engineer, a phenomenal salesperson or a supply chain guru, we invite you to bring your unique talents and join our team. We’ve been on the Fortune™ 100 Best Places to Work list for more than 20 years because we reward great work, promote from within and celebrate diversity.

Our values are the core of who we are. They inspire our employees, delight our customers and bring our business to life every day.


We strive to know our customers better than anyone else. We listen, anticipate, build trust and move with speed to deliver on their needs.


We treat every interaction as an opportunity to make an impact and deliver excellence.


We approach problems with curiosity and create solutions. We unlock potential to be bold, think big and inspire innovation.


We’re committed to delivering results, both today and tomorrow. We win as a team by supporting and challenging one another to be better every day.


We treat each other with respect and kindness. We do the small things that make a big difference. We create a welcoming environment, helping people feel connected, valued and part of one community.

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