Senior Product Manager

Job Summary

Alkira is reinventing networking for the cloud era and we want to invite you to join us in changing the industry. We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Product Manager to join our innovative startup. In this role, you will own one or more areas of the Alkira Cloud Services Exchange (CSX) and would be able to directly impact the roadmap of the Alkira solution. This role consists of in-bound as well as out-bound responsibilities. Candidate should have experience working in a fast-growing startup and should have demonstrated ability to understand the big-picture vision and drive that vision into reality. Come join us to be part of the networking revolution!

Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of strategy and execution in your area of focus
  • Market analysis, Product strategy, Business case and coming up with requirements
  • Work closely with engineering to build the right capabilities
  • Develop collateral, pricing and product positioning
  • Assist the sales team in growing the business
  • Closely work with customers and partners to get solution adopted

Requirements:

  • BS / MS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field with MBA, a plus.
  • 5+ years of experience in product management or technical marketing
  • Strong technical foundation in networking and network services technologies
  • Understanding of cloud computing architecture, technical design and implementations including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS)
  • 3+ years of experience with multi-tenant cloud applications delivered in a SaaS model
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Must be hands-on with the ability to develop the key features of the solution
  • Build highly technical solutions and bring to solution to market
  • Start-up experience with proven ability to grow the business

Location: Anywhere in US or Canada