Director, Product Management

Product Management and UX San Jose, California


Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

As a Director of Product Management at Splunk, you will help to evolve, refine and grow our observability solutions and platform in order to save users time: by getting them the insights they need, by alerting them to issues they face, and especially by accelerating their ability to understand and solve for those issues.

Key Responsibilities

    • Drive the product vision and strategy for the parts of our product that revolve around correlation and causality via explanatory events. Ensure that your focus areas align with our broader product, customer and company needs
    • Understand customer and user needs in depth; communicate those needs crisply and succinctly within SignalFx; and work with design and a distributed engineering teams to translate those needs into clear priorities, a compelling roadmap and high-impact, innovative features
    • Actively maintain a view of how the market, competition and technologies are evolving, and factor it, as well as feedback from internal groups and customers, into the product direction
    • Collaborate with product marketing, support and the sales team to solve for business limiters within your control and pursue key business accelerants

Basic Qualifications

    • Demonstrated ability to prioritize requirements across conflicting dimensions and to be clear on the minimum capabilities that matter
    • Excellent analytical / problem-solving skills. Ability to identify patterns and synthesize disparate data into a coherent whole
    • Strong written and verbal organizational, analytical, and communication skills. Ability to lead and influence via persuasion, patience and energy
    • A passion for usability and a knack for simplicity
    • Willing to do whatever it takes to get quality products and features to market on time

Preferred Qualifications

    • 7-10 years of experience in product management or technical product management role
    • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field
    • MBA from top-tier program
    • Background in enterprise SaaS; bonus if those were monitoring, log management or analytics products
    • Participation in all stages of the software development lifecycle, experience with Agile software methodologies
If you’d like to join one of the fastest growing and most exciting tech companies in the Silicon Valley, contact us! This position has the ability to make a huge impact. Your compensation will include a competitive salary, stock options, cool perks, and generous benefits.
 

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. 

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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