: Community Strategy Senior Manager

Community Strategy Senior Manager (Boston, MA)

Technical Talent Development


The mission of Tech Talent Development is to accelerate the effectiveness of an empowered and high-performing engineering organization by equipping our 3,000+ person global technology community of software engineers, product managers, designers and data and analyst teams with the skills, knowledge and resources to deliver industry-leading results. 


As a Senior Manager, you will lead the community strategy and organizational productivity across Wayfairs engineering disciplines. 


What Youll Do

  • Ensure communities can share best practices, networking and career development opportunities to create a stronger and faster impact throughout the organization. 
  • Manage an organizational productivity roadmap, with particular focus on communications and content simplification. 
  • Collaborate cross-functionally across multiple teams and strong partnerships at all levels of the engineering organization.
  • Manage a small team of project managers to set and execute the strategy


What Youll Need

  • 8+ years work experience 
  • Experience as a people manager with multiple direct reports
  • Ability to take a vision and drive high quality strategy and execution
  • Extensive experience collaborating across multiple stakeholder groups and gaining leadership buy-in from senior management
  • High degree of comfort navigating large and complex organizations
  • Ability to be an assertive, collaborative, self-starter with solid executive presence
  • Passion for career development and organizational health
  • Project management, learning & development, talent strategy or business consulting experience in a technical domain a plus