Platform Engineering Outbound Project Manager

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Job ID:
2479483
Location:
Chicago, IL
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Product Management
Salary:
$110,000.00 per year
Zip Code:
60601
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
04.16.2018
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Job Description:

Platform Engineering Outbound Product Manager 

Job Description

  • Create, drive and execute product strategy for one or more products in our growing digital product portfolio.
  • Define and manage metrics to measure the success of your efforts and to inform the overall product strategy.
  • Provide education to leaders across the company on managing application in cloud environments and how to effectively use cloud resources and services.
  • Serve as the interface between the user community and key customers and the Engineering Product Manager; collecting feedback from end users, communicating key releases, leading education sessions to user, and ensuring an open and engaged community
  • Ensure the successful execution of development standards to ensure tight feedback loops and clear product definition.
  • Develop and execute both an internal and external communications strategy for marketing your products.
  • Use customer feedback, detailed market analysis, and data gathering to make decisions about product strategy.
  • Works with the Engineering Product Manager to translate user feedback and requirements into features mapped into the product/platform roadmap
  • Works with the Engineering Product Manager in interfacing with key partners and service providers (network, storage, etc ) to manage the life cycle of the platform
  • Manages all outbound communications and marketing to the user community and the different business units

Job Qualifications

  • 5+ years relevant new product or technology development experience.
  • Undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science, marketing or related business degree, MBA/MIS/MS desired
  • Understanding of IT financial analysis and showback/chargeback; particularly in analysis of unit costs and billing for end users
  • Ability to communicate complex and innovative concepts to a new product development team with proven experience in data-driven decision making
  • Experience operating in an environment driven by KPIs.
  • Clear passion for topics of technology products and an ability to identify possibilities to innovate in our product space
  • Strong understanding and experience in working with cloud services - infrastructure as a service, platform as a service, software as a service
  • Strong communication skills; experience in building and managing a strong user community around a technology platform or service
Company Info
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