Principal / Director Product Management

MapR Technologies   •  

Santa Clara, CA

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 166 days ago

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MapR Technologies is an equal opportunity employer.


Rare opportunity to be part of a team for a leader and rapidly growing company in the big data space. You will need a strong product and technical background to own and drive the strategy, roadmap and product features of next-generation interactive big data analytics products stack on MapR. ? 


  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical field. 
  • minimum of 7-10 years’ work experience in product management, software development/architect or customer facing field engineering teams
  • Strong background and experience in building and driving distributed analytic SQL query engine products (MPP/OLAP) and/or databases
  • Experience in building user-facing big data analytics products (on-premises and/or cloud) is a strong plus
  • Familiarity with big data query engines such as Apache Hive, Apache Drill, Apache Spark, Druid and orchestration frameworks such as Kubernetes is a plus

Responsibilities include:??

  • Be a top-notch Product leader for the responsible products?
  • Own and drive the product strategy, positioning, and roadmap by closely working with customers & key stakeholders across the company?
  • Deep understanding of customer use cases, market analysis, and business case development?
  • Requirements definition, prioritization and ongoing collaboration with world-class engineering teams to define detailed product development plans?
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams including engineering, documentation, product marketing sales, professional services & support to build and make products successful?
  • Define, prioritize and execute on partner integrations?
  • Help build & drive success for the products in the open source community?
  • Support field teams enablement, content development and sales activities as the subject matter expert?? 

?Keys to success:??

  • Ability to get things done by working with cross-functional teams across the company
  • Highly motivated and Self Driven with minimal guidance?
  • Being able to adapt and drive results in a fast-paced and rapidly growing organization
  • Product Savvy with a balance of technical orientation?
  • Strong grasp industry offerings and capabilities in complex big data ecosystem
  • Good at analytical thinking, synthesizing information and articulating conclusions
  • Hands-on attitude. Likes to try out the technology personally??