Red Hat Principal Product Manager - OpenShift Storage in Westford, Massachusetts

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Storage Business in Red Hat is looking for a well-managed and motivated Principal Product Manager to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you’ll advance the integration of Red Hat's Container-Native with Red Hat's OpenShift Container Platform to the next level. The Container-Native Storage offering from Red Hat, based on Red Hat Gluster Storage, is deeply integrated with OpenShift and has received remarkable traction in the marketplace within a short amount of time in terms of customer acquisition and business success. You’ll work on a solution that provides a platform agnostic storage backend for OpenShift for all it's persistent storage needs and can back OpenShift in all environments where it runs including bare metal, virtualized, private and public clouds, making it a true hybrid and multi cloud storage technology for OpenShift by Red Hat.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Create and carry out on a detailed 2-year roadmap to address enterprise class storage features for Container-Native Storage in conjunction with OpenShift by Red Hat, including Disaster Recovery, Backup and Recovery, and support of stretch clusters

  • Collaborate with Red Hat's partners and customers to build end-to-end solutions for Disaster Recovery, Backup and other enterprise grade storage features with storage for OpenShift by Red Hat across hybrid and multi-cloud environments

  • Build out the roadmap for effectively deploying Container-Native Storage on Public Cloud environments like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google for various workloads

  • Create and lead a detailed roadmap for end-to-end management of Container-Native Storage in conjunction with Red Hat OpenShift Management Direction

  • Create and maintain competitive assets on an ongoing basis

  • Write thought leadership blogs to message to the broader market

Required skills

  • 4-5 years of prior product management experience in either infrastructure software (Kubernetes or similar platform experience preferred), DevOps or Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) domains

  • Demonstrated capability to guide products from concept to customer as a enterprise software and storage product manager

  • Deep knowledge of Public Cloud storage offerings especially in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure

  • Excellent writing and presentation skills

  • Bachelor’s technical degree in computer science or electrical engineering; MBA is a plus

  • Prior experience with Linux and open source products is a plus

  • Enterprise class storage domain knowledge is highly desirable

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Job ID 63549

Category Product Management, Product Marketing