Job Listings : Senior Associate Technical Product Manager - Emerging Services (New Grad/New to Career - 2018 start)

Company : Equinix
Post Date : 02/12/2018
Type : Full Time

Senior Associate Technical Product Manager - Emerging Services (New Grad/New to Career - 2018 start)

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Are you excited about incubating big ideas and turning them into new products that customers would love? Do you enjoy a startup-like, fast-paced environment and innovating new concepts which can disrupt the industry? Then come and join Equinix.

The Product Strategy & Emerging Services team operates as an internal startup within Equinix, the world’s largest data center and interconnection provider. Our mission is to create, design and build new products and services which will drive the next wave of growth at Equinix. We are seeking a technical product manager for our team. You will collaborate with some of the brightest minds in the industry and enjoy a competitive package, great benefits and a creative and agile work environment.

As part of the Product Management team, you will bridge the technical and business worlds as you deliver services that our customers love. You'll collaborate closely with customers and partners, marketing, engineering, solution architects, and operations counterparts to deliver and improve innovative network interconnection features. You have a bias toward hands-on action and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product delivery.

*Understand and Document the customer experience and incorporating the voice of the customer improvements into new product offering.
*Identify competitive and alternative offerings in the market. Assess their strengths and weaknesses. Develop a strategy for winning against the competition
*Be a lead participant in UAT and critical leader of release pre- and post-launch activities, including product guidance, documentation and support
*Serve as the subject matter expert and evangelist for the security product. *Support internal groups and drive improvement projects to improve efficiency and customer experience
*Create and collaborate on operational and financial business reports, conduct compelling business reviews with the product management leadership team
*Maintain management dashboard views of key performance indicators status and actions
*Collaborate closely with technology and partner teams to provide clear direction on product/ feature requirements, minimum viable product and subsequent delivery

*A Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related technical field (or equivalent). MS or MBA from a top tier school is strongly desired.
*Prior experience as a Product Manager, Product Marketing or a Technical Marketing Engineer in cloud or related field
*A first-hand working knowledge of programming languages (C++, Java, Python, R) and NoSQL like MongoDB desired.
*Familiar with Agile development methodology and the product owner/backlog owner role
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills; presentation, customer service, business, and negotiation skills.
*Excellent organizational and analytical skills with strong technical abilities and an extreme attention to detail and ability to self-audit work
*The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated proactive contributor and subject matter expert on the product. Familiarity with business issues, or the ability to quickly learn
*Ability to deliver high quality results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with competing priorities.

Preferred Qualifications

MS or MBA or equivalent experience is highly desired
Experience bringing new products to market
Prior data analytics, identity management or blockchain would be a plus