The Principal Product Manager (PM) is responsible for working with field sales engineers, technical engineering and sales/marketing to develop integrated high-level solutions, use cases, business requirements and financial business cases for Symantec Cloud Workload Protection offering. The PM will lead the identification, prioritization and management of requirements related to ensuring and market leading hybrid data center security offering. This role focus on building best in class security for DevOps and IT Ops managed data center with a focus homogeneous security for containers, public cloud, private cloud and physical servers.
The PM will work directly with the product development and engineering teams to establish an end-to-end product strategies and roadmaps. The PM will define product strategy, create requirements,, set priorities and drive go to market activities. The PM should be acquainted with Agile systems development methodologies, developing software on a SaaS platform and have a strong grasp of modern data center (containers, public cloud, Dev Op). Additionally the PM must possess a strong business acumen to establish and lead the development of business cases and financial metrics in regard to return on investment and NPV.
The PM will be responsible for performing the following tasks:
Develop product strategy and roadmap
Develop GTM strategy with Product Marketing
Develop use cases, user stories and use case scenarios that describe the technical functional workflows, information exchange and user experience requirements to address specific market needs
Lead the development of the end-to-end solutions working with engineering
Support the management and creation of technical requirements and project schedule, risks
Technical Understanding / Skills and Experience:
Hands on experience with driving product strategy and roadmap for enterprise security software.
Project management skills, with demonstrated experience managing large-scale projects
Strong understanding of data center security including public cloud and container security market
Understanding of Agile software development methodology
Strong verbal and written communications skills
BS in EE, CS or related field or equivalent technical relevant experience
5+ years in matrix management organizations
3+ years of experience in product management capacity leading large-scale software development or systems integration initiatives
Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.