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Sr. Director of Product Management - Cloud and Enterprise Networking

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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The Business Entity:

Enterprise networking has disrupted the networking paradigm with the introduction of intent based networking architecture and Cloud Networking. Cisco Enterprise Networking is leading with best of breed platforms that consume software innovations, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime.

Cisco Enterprise networking is changing the way the industry thinks about networking with the introduction of Intent based network (IBN), and you will lead the charge to continue the evolution in the Cloud Networking space. You will collaborate with forward-thinking & industry leading engineers and excited customers to help ensure that we continue to have the best product portfolio in the industry. You will work closely with the executive team to establish a winning strategy, and collaborate with our exceptional sales, marketing, and partner teams to ensure continued market-adoption and rapid growth. You will develop excellent technical knowledge, deliver high-impact presentations, and have a passion for learning about and evangelizing Cloud Networking technology.

The Cisco Enterprise networking team is seeking a seasoned Director of Product Management to lead product management activities for our industry-leading Cloud Networking team which covers a wide number of strategic initiatives including but not limited to: (a) Cloud Networking as a Service (CNaaS) (b) Colocation, (c) Ecosystem partnership with Cloud Vendors. You will be driving the focus around how we continue to execute our Cloud Networking strategy. The role includes driving product strategy and leading a team of highly skilled Product Managers.

Every day is truly unlike the one before. Your penchant for approaching problems with creative solutions, sincere real passion for cloud networking, and ambition to be part of (and lead) a creative and inspiring team are the tools that youll need to be a Cloud Networking Product management leader.

Who You'll Work With

The Director of Product Management will lead a hardworking team of Product Managers to drive a sustainably differentiated Product and Portfolio strategy for Cisco to build on market leadership and gain share in the Cisco Cloud Networking space.

What You'll Do

Were looking for a passionate Director, Product Management to play a key role in building out an exciting new Cloud Networking team. As Director, who enjoys thinking through what it takes to build an exceptional team, product, how to communicate that to engineering, and how to see it through a successful launch. In this position, you will help drive growth by defining the product, features, and make sure it is tuned to the market and to our customers.

The Director of Product Management leads technological and business innovation with practical solutions that solve real customer problems creating sustainable software and services based business for the company. The Director of Product Management, in close collaboration with Enterprise Sales, Marketing, Channels to drive the effort to meet and exceed business (bookings and gross margin) targets.

Who You Are

  • Ability to drive strategic vision while working closely with Product Management, Engineering and cross-functional teams to deliver strong results
  • Minimum 10 years of Product Management experience from roadmap planning, pricing, forecasting, Long Range Planning, Project Execution for Cloud/SW platforms with real world experience in SaaS model.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills comfortable in presenting to CxO level customer and internal audiences
  • Strong people leadership skills to lead diverse 5+ person global Product Management & Business Management team
  • Partner with the Engineering and Operations team to deliver world-class cloud networking services and serve the needs of the market
  • Strong technology background with a passion for technology
  • Deep knowledge of Cloud networking and colocation.
  • Capable of working in a dynamic, change-intensive environment, while delivering consistent operational results
  • Able to remain calm under pressure and maintain a sense of humor

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who arent afraid to change how the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are leaders with vision and we celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.


Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-11-02

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San Jose, CA 95113
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