Overview & Responsibilities
THE POSITION: Reporting to the Sr. Director of Managed Hosting, the Compute Product Management Director will lead Product Managers, Product Architects, and Product Ops for Managed Hosting Compute product line.
Responsible for overall vision and long-term product strategy/roadmap for the Compute product line.
Responsible for Product Management process planning, execution, and continuous improvement, leveraging a data-driven approach.
Understands the market, competitors, and customer pain points - continually adapts/evolves the product line accordingly to grow Compute market share
Owns Compute product management, architect, and operations responsibilities.
Partners with Product Marketing to build the associated messaging, positioning, and Sales enablement materials for the product line.
Systematically captures feedback from competitors, analysts, channel partners, and field sales reps on product/market fit. Works with product engineering to ensure the roadmaps are delivered on-time and on budget.
Provides oversight and optimization of Compute product line costs.
Work collaboratively across all product teams to establish an integrated roadmap and an enhanced multi-cloud customer lifecycle experience.
Expert level knowledge on relevant hosting technologies, especially Compute, and trends, company policies, and practices
Thought leader regarding product strategy, operational planning, and competitive market, customer and business research
Able to operate as a matrix manager in coordinating people and resources across the company
Demonstrated ability to lead teams, including setting vision and objectives, managing outcomes, staffing, performance management, employee development, and coaching.
Solid business and financial acumen, including effectively managing costs and scaling for efficiency, and investment strategies
Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred
+8 years of experience in tech/cloud industry
+4 years of experience in hosting/cloud/IT Product Management
Experience in a management role preferred
Functional knowledge of the competitive landscape and products for cloud/hosting Compute.