Oracle Director-Blockchain in Bedford, Massachusetts
Manage a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a Director in the product development division, you will lead a team that defines product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Envision and communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.
Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. The ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations is important. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development and product management. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 of software engineering or related experience preferred.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Are youpassionate enough to be the voice of the customer inside Oracle s blockchaincloud platform development and translate market opportunities into tangibleproduct requirements?
Are youexcited enough to tackle the challenges of enterprise blockchain and guidecustomers in identifying applicable use cases, designing blockchain networks,coding POCs, and solving the problems inherent in large-scale, trust baseddistributed systems for business?
If you veanswered YES to the above questions, this could be the right job descriptionfor you.
This SeniorPrincipal Product Manager position is for someone who is passionate aboutpotential of the enterprise blockchain technology to change the industrylandscape and how business is done. Someone who is comfortable presenting to C-level executives andconducting a hands-on workshop for developers. As a senior PM in a world-wide geographically dispersed team, you will beat the ground level of blockchain adoption across many industries and will playa key role in Oracle s blockchain cloud platform go-to-market planning andexecution.
You musthave good understanding of the blockchain concepts from technology and businessapplication perspective. As a leading subjectmatter expert, you should be able to define broad systems interactions, whilebeing very hands-on, able to explore any part of the stack and explain theblockchain technology principles, Oracle s solutions differentiators, androadmap to customer executives, IT and business leaders, architects, anddevelopers. You should be able to deploy and demonstrate Oracle s technology,develop compelling demos integrating blockchain and other Oracle technologies,and help customers develop and troubleshoot POCs. You should also be excited to delve intocustomer business challenges, learn the relevant issues in financial services,payments, supply chain, and other application domains to identify blockchainopportunities and propose solutions.
Thisposition may involve moderate travel with a mix of inbound and outbound PM responsibilities.It will be very hands-on with the products, involving close collaboration withproduct engineering, QA, and documentation teams in agile environment. The PMwill also engage with many teams involved in supporting GTM, develop contentfor marketing assets, deliver training workshops, and provide deal support to thefield teams and partners around the world to enable, engage, discover,navigate, and support deals through pre-sales phases and to support post-saledelivery by Oracle and partner consulting teams.
7 years in PM or Architecture role inenterprise software and/or cloud services with progressively increasingresponsibilities for defining, architecting, and bringing to market largescale, highly available distributed systems
1 year of in-depth, hands-on experience with enterpriseblockchain technology, preferably Hyperledger Fabric or Ethereum Enterpriseimplementation
Self-starter, motivated and ambitious. Looking to grow in a fast movingorganization. Strong sense of ownership and ability to wear many different hatsand work on multiple deliverables in parallel
Great verbal,interpersonal and written communication skills; able to present and documentideas in a concise and articulate manner
Excellent writing and presentationskills, collateral building, white papers, articles, blogs, etc.
Strong analytical andproblem-solving skills to form a deep understanding of market/customer needsand competitive offerings
Ability to build relationships andcollaborate successfully outside of authority while leveraging Oracle expertiseand resources
MS degree in computer science or engineeringor MBA degree with a computer science or engineering undergrad degree
Recognized expertise in Blockchainapplications as evidenced by industry participation, publications and/or awards
Strong knowledge of distributed systemsfundamentals, transaction management, distributed persistence technologies
Strong understanding of security technologies:PKI, cryptography, identity management
Understanding of microservices architectureand Docker infrastructure
Experience and/or knowledge in open sourcedevelopment
Experience of product managing, architecting,and designing PaaS services for public cloud
Job: *Product Development
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 18000QBQ