- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related technical/quantitative field or equivalent practical experience.
10 years of experience as a product management leader for products and systems, from strategy to market.
Experience with cloud platforms and technologies; industry experience in cloud computing, enterprise software, and/or operating systems.
Experience with open source software.
Experience owning and growing a software business or category.
Experience with large scale products and systems, ideally in the operations and management tools and/or cloud domains.
Strong track record of collaboration, including the ability to work with cross-functional teams, and across complex ecosystems.
Exceptional communications skills (including articulating product vision and inspiring teams, and presenting to customers).
About the job
Every successful digital business needs great operations capabilities. As companies transform and grow, they require new levels of reliability, availability, scale, and security. Technologies such as cloud and AI are creating new opportunities, and changing the way operations teams and operators work.
Google has been a leader in this modern ops transformation, having developed and shared innovative practices such as Service Reliability Engineering (SRE).
As the Director of Product Management, you will be responsible for establishing Google Cloud Platform (GCP) as the breakthrough platform for operators and operations teams. You will lead and deliver a product suite that provides a complete and productive experience for operations on GCP, and productize innovative practices and tools that help organizations successfully transform their IT practices and substantially increase their velocity.
Google Cloud helps millions of employees and organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what’s next for their business — all with technology built in the cloud. Our products are engineered for security, reliability and scalability, running the full stack from infrastructure to applications to devices and hardware. And our teams are dedicated to helping our customers — developers, small and large businesses, educational institutions and government agencies — see the benefits of our technology come to life.
Define and deliver a strong product vision and roadmap for the operator experience for Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Own and drive the product lifecycle from product strategy to go-to-market strategy.
Understand the market, customer, and competitive landscape, including new technologies and trends in the ops management space. Understand and define the voice of the operator user.
Lead and grow the business for Stackdriver, GCP’s ops management suite. Collaborate across the business to provide a complete offering for operations on GCP.
Build and lead a strong product management team, distributed across multiple locations. Collaborate with engineering, UX design, product marketing, sales, and leadership teams across GCP.
About the company
Google is not a conventional company, and we don't intend to become one. True, we share attributes with the world's most successful organizations - a focus on innovation and smart business practices comes to mind - but even as we continue to grow, we're committed to retaining a small-company feel. At Google, we know that every employee has something important to say, and that every employee is integral to our success.
We provide individually-tailored compensation packages that can be comprised of competitive salary, bonus, and equity components, along with the opportunity to earn further financial bonuses and rewards. Googlers thrive in small, focused teams and high-energy environments, believe in the ability of technology to change the world, and are as passionate