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Title:  Product Manager


Bangalore, Karnataka, IN, 560071

Requisition ID:  34598
Job Summary

As a Product Manager you develop and manage the vision of manageability and simplicity product roadmaps to ensure clear simplicity and value to our customers.  Through research both internally and externally, you will drive the vision and requirements to changing/competitive environments including product positioning, feature definition, and overall product strategy. A strong understanding of Product and Manageability tools, Cloud based user experiences and Service offerings.  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and experience in a dynamic high-tech environment is crucial to your success.


Essential Functions:
- Develop product roadmaps, feature definition for NetApp manageability tools and products

- Work with UX team in defining requirements for user interface design
- Act as product owner in agile development methodology
- Software licensing and part number creation for ordering
- Responsible to work with cross functional groups within the company that includes other BU Product Managers, Technical Marketing, Engineering, and Product Marketing to ensure successful execution of projects and product/solution rollout
- Establish, enhance or distinguish product placement within the competitive arena.
- Track general business indicators, including software attach rate
- Compare with competitive offerings to guide sales as well as drive product requirements
- Work with Technical and Product Marketing to create field training & customer facing sales collateral
- Present to sales and customers, and represent NetApp at relevant conferences/trade-shows.

Job Requirements

- Experience in the area of Manageability and Enterprise *as a service capabilities are Must-Have
- Experience in different ecosystem like Virtualization, and Hybrid Cloud Solutions is highly desirable
- Storage experience is highly desirable
- Experience developing MRD/PRD as it relates to enterprise environments
- Strong technical background to enable describing requirements to engineering
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills; presentation skills.
- Strong analytical skills and ability to work both independently and lead cross functional teams.
- Ability to build strong working relationships across all levels of the organization, including remote areas.
- Product Management experience in the technology industry.
- Ability to function well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with competing priorities.
- Excellent understanding of NetApp's products and services technologies/concepts in a distributed environment.

- The tasks this individual is responsible for are often unstructured, have wide implications and there are multiple outcomes.
- This individual will apply broad expertise or unique technical/industry knowledge in solving problems that are unique and extremely complex given time, budget and resource constraints.
- Demonstrate leadership and vision in determining and driving strategy decisions.

- This individual must work effectively with Staff to Vice President level employees within the function, across functions and with external parties.
- Limited supervision is provided, as this individual can operate, drive results, and set priorities independently.
- The ideal candidate will be a proactive contributor and subject matter expert.
- To be successful, this individual must demonstrate favorable results through leadership and influencing multiple individuals and groups.


- A minimum of 12 years of experience is required.
- A B.Tech degree is required, And MBA would be preferable.
- Demonstrated ability to have completed multiple, complex technical projects

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