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Akamai Technologies, Inc Director of Product Management - Remote in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Are you interested in creating marketing leading compute products and services?

Do you enjoy creating products that customers love?

Come join our Edge Technology Group!

The Compute Team is part of Akamai's Edge Technology Group. Our organization is responsible for driving a mission to accelerate innovation by making computing simple, scalable, accessible, and affordable for all.

Partner with the best

You will lead a team of Product Managers responsible for shaping the future of Akamai's Compute products. Collaborating with customers, partners, and internal teams to set the direction for what capabilities we offer to enable developers to build next generation Internet applications directly on the Akamai platform.

As a Director of Product Management, you will be responsible for:

  • Setting product vision and leadership for our Edge Compute products

  • Defining a product strategy, roadmap and executing a product plan that delivers market leading capabilities for developers

  • Gathering and prioritizing customer feedback, turning ideas into product features enhancements and advocating for the customer

  • Acting as a thought leader and evangelist for Akamai's compute products within our developer communities

  • Growing, mentoring, and leading a team of highly skilled product managers

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • 12 years of relevant experience and a Bachelors degree or equivalent

  • Have extensive experience with product management, go to market strategy and product development

  • Have hands on experience with compute and cloud technologies

  • Be passionate about making world class products that customers love

  • Be self-motivated, have effective communication skills and be able to influence and motivate others

  • Have experience building, managing and developing high performing teams

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best can vary for each person.

This is a flexible role and may be performed at your home and/or the local Akamai office (in the country advertised). We are happy to discuss working options in this role and encourage you to speak with your recruiter in more detail when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, were curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you'll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health

  • Your finances

  • Your family

  • Your time at work

  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams build progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.

Akamai is committed to complying with COVID-19 requirements in the countries where it operates. For locations or roles subject to vaccination mandates, we require proof of vaccination or an approved exemption, if permitted, as a condition of employment. We will provide additional details regarding our vaccine record submission and exemption request protocols during the hiring and onboarding process.

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