VMware Group Product Line Manager, Tanzu GemFire Lead - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Boston, Massachusetts
Ready to build? So are we. Tanzu Data Services is looking for a Group Product Line Manager to become the Tanzu GemFire Product Lead to join us to work on our commercial and open source offerings on Caching and In Memory Data Grids solutions. This is an opportunity to help shape the future of Tanzu GemFire/Apache Geode as well as contribute to making VMware Tanzu a top developer brand by providing best in class data products.
The Caching program is responsible for building products which can help solve caching needs for applications. The Caching program is responsible for creating and maintaining Tanzu GemFire. Tanzu GemFire is a product which is used by industry leading companies for mission critical applications. Tanzu GemFire is an in-memory key-value datastore. More details about Tanzu GemFire are here (https://tanzu.vmware.com/gemfire) .
You will be working with the Tanzu GemFire team as
Product Lead for improving the overall Tanzu GemFire (Apache Geode in open source)
Product Lead managing a team of Product Managers
Stablish the direction and the strategy for our cloud and non-cloud based offerings for the Tanzu Ecosystem
Interact with key Internal players and External customers to drive evolution for Tanzu GemFire & Geode
Define the strategic direction for the Program.
Manage a team of Product Managers that will help on shaping the different parts of the offering
Define Go to Market for the program offerings along with the associated pricing and distribution strategy
Engage with customers regularly to drive requirements, solicit feedback, and participate in production readiness conversations
Collaborate with Designers to synchronize customer needs
Work with the Product Marketing Manager (PMM) to define details of how to effectively communicate the value shipped by the team to the customer and the industry
Explore opportunities to integrate Tanzu GemFire with the Tanzu portfolio of products and drive business outcomes
Explore opportunities to integrate Tanzu GemFire with other products to drive business outcomes
Define the strategy around bringing our Tanzu GemFire offerings to the public cloud
Required Skills and Experience
5 years of Product management experience or relevant experience, especially with large-scale, distributed products
Able to breakdown complex problems into simple solutions focused on important customer needs
Strong leadership and communication skills and the ability to teach others
Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making
Focused on data-driven approaches to solving problems, and accelerating the learning process to validate solutions
Ability to collaborate well with engineers, designers, and other partners
Experience engaging with developer personas at a small-scale to large enterprise customers
Existing experience with the NoSQL stores, Distributed databases and other data products, GemFire or IMDG solutions experience will be a plus
Experience with Lean and User-Centered Design methodologies
Experience with Agile development methodology, ideally Extreme Programming
Experience in working with Kubernetes
Experience with cloud service providers’ first and third party services
Understanding of the IT operations or software development space with a passion for understanding the life of Enterprise IT Operators and Application Developers
Category : Marketing
Subcategory: Product Management
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-06-09
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