Dell Director, Product Management in Round Rock, Texas

Director, Product Management

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Showcasing excellence and innovation at every stage, Product Management is responsible for the cross-functional management of products or solutions through their entire lifecycle. Using a wealth of technical and industry experience, we work across functional areas to implement our products or solutions. We undertake thorough analysis of the markets to ensure we maximize profitability and adjust our product strategies to respond to competition. Our role also involves acting as subject matter experts for internal and external product events or partner meetings.

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Introduction

As part of the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Team, you’ll help transform the hybrid cloud market by bringing together the best technologies from Microsoft and Dell EMC. This team is responsible for the Dell EMC Azure Stack integrated systems, the cloud applications designed to run on Azure, along with the Dell technologies that will deliver the best customer experience with Azure Stack.

The Product Management lead manages the product management team comprising of product managers and product owners. The director reports to the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud lead, and is responsible for managing the direction and priorities for all the workstreams within the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud group, including the engineered systems themselves, as well as the services programs associated with them. The Lead will be the common point of contact between MHC and other stakeholders internal to Dell EMC, such as the strategically aligned business units, support, consulting, delivery, alliances, education, sales, and technical marketing to ensure a smooth go to market for the products and services produced by the MHC team.

Job Description

  • Identify gaps and opportunities in the MHC go to market plan

  • Manage the product management team

  • Work with individual product managers within MHC to ensure appropriate resource allocations to deliver on the GTM plan

  • Work with internal Dell EMC stakeholders to ensure that the GTM is realistic and can be executed

  • Prepare budgets and report on engineering progress, adjusting resources and priorities according to the strategic direction

  • Interface with support to ensure a complete product quality feedback loop

Desired Skills and experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Experience with agile development practices

  • Strong knowledge of cloud and information technology trends and directions

  • Travel: 25%

Education Required:

Bachelors Degree

Experience Required:

10+ years of progressive and diverse IT experience

Introduction

As part of the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Team, you’ll help transform the hybrid cloud market by bringing together the best technologies from Microsoft and Dell EMC. This team is responsible for the Dell EMC Azure Stack integrated systems, the cloud applications designed to run on Azure, along with the Dell technologies that will deliver the best customer experience with Azure Stack.

The Product Management lead manages the product management team comprising of product managers and product owners. The director reports to the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud lead, and is responsible for managing the direction and priorities for all the workstreams within the Microsoft Hybrid Cloud group, including the engineered systems themselves, as well as the services programs associated with them. The Lead will be the common point of contact between MHC and other stakeholders internal to Dell EMC, such as the strategically aligned business units, support, consulting, delivery, alliances, education, sales, and technical marketing to ensure a smooth go to market for the products and services produced by the MHC team.

Job Description

  • Identify gaps and opportunities in the MHC go to market plan

  • Manage the product management team

  • Work with individual product managers within MHC to ensure appropriate resource allocations to deliver on the GTM plan

  • Work with internal Dell EMC stakeholders to ensure that the GTM is realistic and can be executed

  • Prepare budgets and report on engineering progress, adjusting resources and priorities according to the strategic direction

  • Interface with support to ensure a complete product quality feedback loop

Desired Skills and experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Experience with agile development practices

  • Strong knowledge of cloud and information technology trends and directions

  • Travel: 25%

Education Required:

Bachelors Degree

Experience Required:

10+ years of progressive and diverse IT experience