Product Manager

  • Acquia
  • Remote, OR 97458, USA
  • 09 Jan, 2023

Job Description

Acquia empowers the world’s most ambitious brands to create digital customer experiences that matter. With open source Drupal at its core, the Acquia Digital Experience Platform (DXP) enables marketers, developers, and IT operations teams at thousands of global organizations to rapidly compose and deploy digital products and services that engage customers, enhance conversions, and help businesses stand out.

Headquartered in the U.S., Acquia has been named a top software company by The Software Report, rated a leader by the analyst community, and named a top place to work by the Boston Globe and the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it

We are looking for a product manager to lead efforts for a growing portfolio of mission-critical security and performance solutions through all phases of the product lifecycle. You will help shape strategy for future growth, serve as a market and technical subject matter expert, and create and deliver content for technical and non-technical audiences.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a product manager to lead with a highly driven and demonstrated track record of delivering results.  You will partner and work closely with technology and business stakeholders at all levels to help guide product roadmap, packaging, pricing and operational execution. The ideal candidate will be innovative, collaborative, able to inspire and drive consensus, and passionate about business performance.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Build and deliver on a product strategy and roadmap 
  • Uncover and understand technical stakeholder internal and external needs and translate them into requirements.
  • Ability to work well with internal teams, including developers, engineers, architects, quality assurance, and operations. 
  • Ensure alignment across stakeholders to ensure that implementation plans match expectations.
  • Understand, research, and follow technical trends in the industry. This product is a Kubernetes, cloud native platform. 
  • Able to assess emerging technologies, products and companies to measure their potential value or threat
  • Make recommendations on which new technologies to invest in or leverage.
  • Follow competitors and conduct capability analysis regularly.
  • Answer incoming questions about the product and its capabilities.
  • Assess and address technical risks.
  • Define success criteria for product acceptance.
  • Facilitate the creation and maintenance of proper product documentation.

Qualifications & Skills

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in product management delivering enterprise solutions
  • Experience working with a Product Owner in an agile environment.
  • Knowledge of web application security, CDNs, and DNS technology. Bonus points for experience with Akamai, Cloudflare, Fastly, or Imperva.
  • Knowledge of website building, web applications and a general familiarity with the wider field of web technologies.
  • Experience in software and working in an Agile software development environment
  • Strong analytical skills, detail-oriented, and a demonstrated ability to self-motivate
  • Ability to establish priorities while balancing technical and business requirements
  • A proactive, independent thinker with high energy and positive attitude
  • Ability to collaborate, build consensus, and inspire teams
  • Exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills for both technical and non-technical audiences

Acquia is proud to provide best-in-class benefits offerings to our employees and their families in maintaining both a healthy body and a healthy mind. Core Benefits include: competitive healthcare coverage, wellness programs, take it when you need it time off, parental leave, recognition programs, and much more!

Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Interested residents of Colorado may contact NA-recruiting@acquia.com as it relates to regulation C.R.S. § 8-5-201. Information regarding benefits are linked here.