Solarwinds Inc. Senior Product Manager - Virtualization in Austin, Texas
The Product Manager is responsible for strategic market analysis, competitive research, and defining a product roadmap that will drive aggressive product revenue growth. You will define and execute on a product business plan and work with product marketing on GTM activities.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record understanding dynamic markets, making plans that generate results, and working with the leadership team to align execution to market opportunity. SolarWinds emphasizes strong growth and profitability; therefore, the ideal candidate must be proficient in making trade off decisions that maximize growth and return on investment. This leadership position requires a blend of technical and marketing knowledge, business acumen, and people skills.
PRODUCT MANAGEMENT/MARKETING PHILOSOPHY
You are truly the General Manager for your product. This means it's up to you to define a successful business strategy and product roadmap, to work with Engineering and others to execute on that strategy. You are also responsible for evangelizing your products, defining roadmaps, working with the Product Owner on breaking down user stories, delivering webinars, conducting analyst briefings, and enabling sales.
As the PM, it's up to you to define a successful business strategy and product roadmap, then to work with Engineering and others to execute on that strategy. You are also responsible for evangelizing your products, defining roadmaps, creating epics, and user stories, and working with the Product Owner on ensuring those stories are succesfully delivered. In addition, you will be responsible for various GTM activities including, delivering webinars, conducting analyst briefings, and sales enablement.
Product Management experience in network management or adjacent industry
Strong understanding of networking technology and our customers, people who are responsible for managing and monitoring network infrastructure
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong communication skills, and ability to interact with customers, partners, and press/analysts with accuracy and professionalism
Ability to think and execute at both strategic and operational levels
Demonstrated self-motivation and self-discipline to work effectively in a high-paced environment
Experience working in an Agile development environment
Direct, hands-on experience managing and monitoring production networks
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job ID 2018-10525
# Positions 1
Position Type Permanent
Business Group SolarWinds