Oracle Product Manager/Strategy 3-ProdDev in Bedford, Massachusetts

Work as part of a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.

As a member of the product development division, you will define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Oracle is #1 in Life Sciences and also #1 Cloud Provider. Oracle Health Sciences InForm is the preferred data capture and management platform among trial sponsors, CROs, and investigator sites worldwide. To quote eClinical Solutions Market /Oracle Corporation holds the leadership position in the global eClinical trial solutions market. In order to sustain its leadership position and ensure its future growth, the company focuses on several strategies such as organic growth i.e. new product launch and establishment of new facilities./

The InForm Product Management Team is a team of highly enthusiastic and talented professionals who work on challenging and rewarding projects, while also having fun. We understand the business and customer impact our products have and we are constantly finding ways to improve and/or extend them. As a product manager, you will own a feature all the way from study set-up through to study close-out i.e. you will be product owner of your feature across the entire suite of products. Being part of Oracle, we also have the opportunity to build new and exciting next generation products. If you decide to join this team, you will get a great career boost working at Oracle on the scale of things that only Oracle can do so well, accompanied with the job satisfaction that the work you do ultimately helps improve patient s lives.

Job Description:

This position is responsible for making sure the right product gets delivered on time with acceptable quality. As a Senior Product Manager you will be responsible for managing the product entire life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities. The successful candidate will specify market requirements for current and future products by working closely with customers, sales, services, support and development.

Responsibilities:

  • Gain understanding of the customer experience of all aspects of the product

Create and manage prioritized product backlog based on business and customer impact

  • Work with the global cross functional teams to define release strategy and content

  • Performs in an Agile environment with a demonstrated understanding of when and how to be flexible, and when and how to be firm

Work closely with Program Management to manage the product release process from definition through delivery and ongoing maintenance

Own and drive operational and hosting requirements to ensure a smooth SaaS rollout

Define and manage the beta test and early release programs

Provide demonstrations and presentations to both internal and external customers

Balance time to market and quality requirements to decide when the product is ready for release

Effective influence across technical and business teams within Oracle

Experience:

  • Proven 5 years product management experience, preferably in cloud solutions, for enterprise level software applications

  • Strong technical background through hands-on experience with software development lifecycle

  • Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one s sleeves to get the job done

  • Highly self-motivated to work on tasks independently, while working in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively across various lines of business

  • Excellent organization and project management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience in Life Sciences industry specifically with data capture and data management software solutions is desirable

BS in Computer Science, or BA in Business Management with coursework in Engineering or a background in technical roles within an application software environment

  • MBA or Master s degree is desirable

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Product Manager/Strategy 3-ProdDev

Location: MA,Mass-Bedford

Requisition ID: 17000GC9

Other Locations: United States