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Akamai Technologies, Inc. Senior Product Manager - Serverless Compute in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Are you passionate about innovation that moves the needle at global scale?

Would you like to impact the digital experiences of millions?

If so, join our exceptional Edge Computing Team!

Our products and services are used by the world's top e-commerce, travel, media, entertainment and financial services companies. They provide secure and high-quality web experiences that increase the overall effectiveness of our customer's business. We are a group of industry leading product and engineering professionals dedicated to technology innovation.

Partner with the best

As a Senior Product Manager, you will lead the strategy, concept evaluation, product incubation, and resulting launch efforts for products that enable customer developers to build on top of Akamais world-class Edge networks. An ideal candidate has the entrepreneurial instincts to identify emerging product opportunities, and the communication and leadership skills to define, refine, and ultimately drive product team experimentation and execution.

As a Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Defining the product strategy, roadmap and managing execution for Akamai's compute products

  • Ensuring that the product delivers against north star metrics including revenue, adoption and customer satisfaction

  • Interacting with customers, partners and external analysts to communicate the product vision

  • Gathering, documenting and communicating business and technical requirements

  • Connecting vision and technology so that engineering teams can build products our customers love

  • Leading cross-functional teams including engineering, developer advocacy, sales and marketing to execute against the product vision

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have at least 8 years of relevant technical product leadership experience and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent

  • Understand Product Management principles and experience of the product life-cycle delivery process

  • Be laser focused on customer needs and satisfaction, with a keen eye on developer experience and adoption

  • Have experience with Cloud Native technologies, Microservices, APIs, Serverless and how customers use products in the DevOps paradigm

  • Be self-motivated, highly responsible, and have outstanding communication skills

  • Have a good aptitude for dealing with ambiguity and uncertainty through creative problem solving

  • Have proven track record leading a cross-functional team to shape results

  • Understand web technologies and show the ability to learn and master new technologies quickly while operating in a fast paced environment that can change direction quickly

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, youll 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. Akamai is committed to complying with COVID-19 requirements in the countries where it operates. For 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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