Senior Product Manager - VMware Cloud on AWS
,Palo Alto,California,United States of America, VMware Company Overview: VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at http://careers.vmware.com.Job ID R1913034 Date posted Oct. 11, 2019
Join the most exciting, fastest growing product group at VMware. VMware Cloud on AWS (VMC) is a SaaS offering from VMware that brings the promise of cloud to the enterprise. We are in search for an experienced product manager to join our high performing team.
The VMC team is looking for a Product Manager to take ownership of our core SDDC platform. This product manager will be responsible for driving new products and features related to our core infrastructure service, the "Software Defined Datacenter." In this position, you will work with vSphere, NSX and VSAN product teams to deliver a world class enterprise cloud service. You will own VMC feature road maps, drive releases, analyze market opportunities, and work with customers and our internal product engineering teams to drive product releases. You will get to work with highly motivated and very smart engineers. You will drive new initiatives around enterprise cloud in a dynamic agile software development process.
This team is growing rapidly and we are investing heavily in expanding our feature set to support cloud scale and customer demand. Our team is looking for someone who is passionate about working on challenging business and technical problems, and making a difference to how millions of users across the world are consuming the cloud. We are looking for a product leader to provide thought leadership and strategic product direction. This is a highly visible position with ownership on key initiatives and interact with leaders at various levels across business units.
VMware powers more than half of the data centers in the world, which also speaks to our product leadership. Customers around the world – from startups, to research institutes, to established enterprises – use VMware’s technologies to build and deliver clouds.
Job Roles and Responsibilities:
- Drive deployment, operations and management of the customer SDDC fleet
- You will work closely with VMC operations teams to determine the health of the fleet and drive enhancements to our service
- Conduct competitive analysis and market research to guide product planning
- You'd need to develop detailed product plans based on market and internal product data
- Work side-by-side with engineering, design, and program management in a fast-paced environment to deliver products to market
- You will also work closely with Product Marketing team for go-to-market plan
- Define, track, interpret, and report on key product success metrics
History of a product manager with an entprise class infrastructure product or service, operations background a plus
Experience with a SaaS based product and/or services
Relevant experience in enterprise cloud or related areas
Exceptional leadership skills to influence and drive multiple teams toward a common vision and strategy
Strong analytical abilities and a natural predisposition toward data-driven decision-making
Excellent communication and presentation abilities
6+ years of overall experience with at least 2 years in product management
Demonstrated experience working in an agile product development process
BS or MS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience desired
- MBA or equivalent work experience desired
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