Akamai Technologies, Inc. Senior Product Manager â Developer Experience (remote opportunity) in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Do you enjoy collaborating with developers to solve complex problems and build world class products?
Do you understand how developers think and behave?
Join our Edge Experience & Data Product team!
We lead Akamai's efforts to make all products easy-to-use, data-centric and developer-first in their conception and execution. Partnering closely with customers we deliver products that fit effectively into their business and technical architecture. We seek to create unique solutions that enable developers to work with our products in new ways.
Be part of improving the developer experience
You will be responsible for leading and executing on a developer experience strategy. You'll be collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams across Akamai to build developer tools and interfaces. To deliver industry leading solutions, you'll be interacting with technical colleagues and influencing business and operations teams.
As a Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for:
Leading the product strategy, roadmap and managing execution against the product plan
Collaborating across teams to create alignment between engineering teams and other stakeholders.
Gathering and prioritizing customer feedback, turning ideas into product features enhancements and advocating for the customer
Gathering, documenting and communicating business and technical requirements
Do what you love
To be successful in this role you will:
Have 12 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree or equivalent
Have knowledge of Product Management principles and the product life-cycle delivery process
Have an appreciation for how developers think and behave
Have an understanding of the DevOps paradigm and hands-on experience with APIs and other developer tools
Have a good aptitude for dealing with ambiguity and uncertainty through creative problem solving
Be self-motivated, have effective communication skills and be able to influence and motivate others with perseverance
Have proven track record leading a cross-functional team to focus on results
Have knowledge of content delivery, Internet or cloud related technologies
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, weâre 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, youâll 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 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.
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.
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.