Senior Product Manager

    • Bangalore, India



Job Description

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Job Description

VMware Cloud Foundation™ is the cornerstone of VMware's Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) architecture. The VMware approach to the SDDC delivers a unified infrastructure platform that provides customers the most flexible, elite hybrid cloud. We build on top of creative compute, network and storage virtualization offerings to build an automated hybrid cloud. This automation extends to managing the lifecycle of the cloud.

Our division and mission within VMware:

Cloud technologies are impacting the way people live, play and work. The Hyperconverged Infrastructure Business Unit builds infrastructure platforms that are among the top priorities at VMware and are fundamentally changing the way customers build clouds. We have the opportunity to influence the next generation of clouds - private, public & hybrid.

Responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager to join the VMware Cloud Foundation team and help lead the development of a product vision for a best-in-class hybrid cloud offering.

With a solid understanding of the business need, including customer, partner, technology and internal needs, you will drive initiatives that improve and extend the VMware's hybrid cloud offerings. Success will be measured in driving customer preference based on VMware's SDDC offerings as a means of deploying hybrid clouds.

Responsibilities cover market strategy, technology vision, product definition, partnering, competitive analysis, and product release management for topics that may range from product features, partner integration, and platform extensibility.

  • Engage with our customers to develop an understanding of their business needs and market opportunities for our products
  • Translate customer business needs into product strategy and technology requirements as part of market and product requirements
  • Engage customers with early release features, actively seek and internalize input from such customers and serve as a voice for the customer with the respective product teams
  • Collaborate with Dell to establish a vision and strategy for the partner integration and work with Dell product teams to deliver on the vision
  • Provide domain expertise and thought leadership in the area of Hyperconverged Infrastructure and storage technologies
  • Work with engineering to deliver a high-quality product offering
  • Collaborate with Product Marketing in collateral generation for sales & customer enablement
  • Build unrivaled differentiators for your products based on market analysis & customer feedback promoting these in social media, user groups & conferences


Requirements
  • A strong customer first attitude and passion for product design and design thinking
  • 3+ years of Product Management experience in Hyperconverged Infrastructure or storage domain
  • Strong analytical skills and a natural predisposition toward data-driven decision making.
  • Experience with SaaS based product and/or services and DevOps workflows
  • Confident decision-making with the ability to influence internal and external partners
  • Proven ability to work with sales and sales engineering teams
  • Excellent social skills and experience leading complex enterprise partnerships
  • A roll up the sleeves approach to getting the job done
  • Strong partnering & teaming behavior to bring together diverse views
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation abilities


Preferred
  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field and MBA are a plus
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making


This position is eligible for the CloudFoundationHiring referral campaign

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VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. VMware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.

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