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Akamai Technologies, Inc. Director of Product Management in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Are you interested in solving the Internet’s most difficult content delivery challenges?

Do you enjoy creating products that customers love?

Come join our Edge Technology Group!

Our products and services are used by top e-commerce, travel, media and entertainment, financial services, and government sites, applications and APIs, providing high-quality web experiences that increase the overall effectiveness of our customer's web presence. The team behind these products are industry-leading product and engineering professionals dedicated to technology innovation

Partner with the best

You will be leading a team of Product Managers responsible for defining the vision of our Edge Compute Apps ecosystem . Collaborating with customers, partners and internal teams you will set the direction for our 1st and 3rd party apps strategy. Come join us and help Akamai build the first app ecosystem entirely at the edge.

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

  • Setting product vision and leadership for our Edge Compute & Apps product line

  • Defining our product strategy, roadmap and managing execution against the product plan

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

  • 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 technology product management

  • Experience with or interest in working on app ecosystems or marketplaces

  • 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

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, we’re 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 challenge 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.