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Principal Product Manager -Cloud Platform/AWS 9/15/2016

Symantec Mountain View, CA

Company
Symantec
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
35755
AJE Ref #
576179293
Location
Mountain View, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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As a Principal Product Manager, you will lead strategy development and execution within the Symantec Cloud Platform Engineering organization, building a hybrid cloud platform. You will be collaborating with the engineering team, operations, and other Symantec product management teams, to define, prioritize, focus, and deliver new next generation, innovative cloud services.

If you think ahead and have the high energy and passion of startup-style innovation with a proven track record taking platform products from inception to massive developer adoption, this opportunity at Symantec is for you.

Responsibilities
Understand customer needs for launching innovative cloud platform services.
Provide guidance and drive cross-functional initiatives & alignment with key internal customers and partners (e.g., application teams, development teams, BU product managers, support engineers).
Help define our strategies to increase cloud platform adoption across all Symantec BUs.
Manage product/service lifecycle and drive cloud provider roadmaps.
Build and maintain cloud platform services roadmap.
Proactively gather customer feedback and apply it to the offering strategy.
Gather, prioritize, and communicate business, customer, and technical requirements for achieving operational excellence.
Clearly document product and service requirements for both engineering, and operations teams to build new capabilities.
Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to prioritize development activities, make trade-offs, and plan actions with Agile development processes.
Drive content development and creation of knowledge base content and assist solution architects in training internal stakeholders.
Collaborate with internal BU Product Marketing teams to drive content development and creation to effectively raise awareness of the cloud platform.

Qualifications/Required Skills
Strong written, verbal and presentation preparation and delivery skills, executive facing.
Proven ability to work proactively cross-functionally and build relationships with all levels including executive management.
Positive, high-energy, individual with the ability, self-confidence and flexibility to adapt to well to changes. Meet challenges with resourcefulness.
Consulting and Managed Services Business Acumen.
Hands-on with cloud services migration and/or development.
Strategic thinker, with a bias towards action.
Creative entrepreneur who finds ways to overcome roadblocks and get things done.
Strong self-starter that enjoys working in a fast-paced agile environment.
Strong awareness of could technology trends and their potential influence.
Data-driven and Metrics-oriented, yet visionary, with an ability to quickly understand and clearly communicate key observations.
Situational fluency and an ability to switch gears effortlessly and fluidly while maintaining focus and forward momentum.
Ability to lead by influence instead of authority

Education/Experience
A minimum of 5 years industry experience in cloud platform development or migration. Prior experience in the product management and services is required.
Knowledge of cloud space, with focus on multi-cloud (AWS, Azure, Openstack etc.)
A Bachelor s degree in a Computer Science. MBA is a plus.

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As a Principal Product Manager, you will lead strategy development and execution within the Symantec Cloud Platform Engineering organization, building a hybrid cloud platform. You will be collaborating with the engineering team, operations, and other Symantec product management teams, to define, prioritize, focus, and deliver new next generation, innovative cloud services.

If you think ahead and have the high energy and passion of startup-style innovation with a proven track record taking platform products from inception to massive developer adoption, this opportunity at Symantec is for you.

Responsibilities
Understand customer needs for launching innovative cloud platform services.
Provide guidance and drive cross-functional initiatives & alignment with key internal customers and partners (e.g., application teams, development teams, BU product managers, support engineers).
Help define our strategies to increase cloud platform adoption across all Symantec BUs.
Manage product/service lifecycle and drive cloud provider roadmaps.
Build and maintain cloud platform services roadmap.
Proactively gather customer feedback and apply it to the offering strategy.
Gather, prioritize, and communicate business, customer, and technical requirements for achieving operational excellence.
Clearly document product and service requirements for both engineering, and operations teams to build new capabilities.
Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to prioritize development activities, make trade-offs, and plan actions with Agile development processes.
Drive content development and creation of knowledge base content and assist solution architects in training internal stakeholders.
Collaborate with internal BU Product Marketing teams to drive content development and creation to effectively raise awareness of the cloud platform.

Qualifications/Required Skills
Strong written, verbal and presentation preparation and delivery skills, executive facing.
Proven ability to work proactively cross-functionally and build relationships with all levels including executive management.
Positive, high-energy, individual with the ability, self-confidence and flexibility to adapt to well to changes. Meet challenges with resourcefulness.
Consulting and Managed Services Business Acumen.
Hands-on with cloud services migration and/or development.
Strategic thinker, with a bias towards action.
Creative entrepreneur who finds ways to overcome roadblocks and get things done.
Strong self-starter that enjoys working in a fast-paced agile environment.
Strong awareness of could technology trends and their potential influence.
Data-driven and Metrics-oriented, yet visionary, with an ability to quickly understand and clearly communicate key observations.
Situational fluency and an ability to switch gears effortlessly and fluidly while maintaining focus and forward momentum.
Ability to lead by influence instead of authority

Education/Experience
A minimum of 5 years industry experience in cloud platform development or migration. Prior experience in the product management and services is required.
Knowledge of cloud space, with focus on multi-cloud (AWS, Azure, Openstack etc.)
A Bachelor s degree in a Computer Science. MBA is a plus.

#LI-BW1

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Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or