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Product Manager-Enterprise Switching

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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Cisco's Enterprise Switching Group defines and delivers market-leading campus switching solutions to enable business transformational communication experiences. It is the largest business in Cisco and is truly the engine that drives Cisco profitability. It is also responsible for driving groundbreaking innovations around IOT, mobility, security, pervasive video, energy management, and cloud. You will get a chance to learn & work closely with some of the smartest minds and game changers of this industry with proven successful track records.

=== WHAT YOU'LL DO ===

We are looking for a highly motivated Product Manager to join the Enterprise Switching Product Management organization. This position is on the team responsible for driving the current and future generation of enterprise networking architectures and developing the next generation of enterprise switching infrastructure. A solid understanding of switching product offerings, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic high-tech environment is crucial. The role is both inbound and outbound, offers tremendous learning opportunity and customer interaction in a rapidly growing space. This role will provide you the opportunity to have a significant impact on large and complex business for Cisco, while building out and honing core product management skills.

-  Incubate, Define & Formalize solutions and requirements for Cisco's enterprise networking portfolio

-  Define product roadmaps for constituent products and platforms including switches, controller, APIs, ecosystem partnerships & integrations, orchestration, application & front-end

-  Will work closely with customers to understand their requirements

-  Will be responsible for working with a cross functional group within the company that includes other BU/Cross-BU Product Managers, Technical Marketing, Engineering, and Product Marketing to ensure successful execution of projects and product/solution rollout

-  Work closely with engineering to drive program execution

-  Synthesize customer insights, quantitative and qualitative data, and business strategy into product concepts and requirements

-  Track general business indicators and competitor's marketing and sales program activities

-  Work with Technical Marketing and Marketing Communications to build field training & customer facing sales collateral

-  Own relationship with sales for an assigned region/theatre

-  Take ownership of product launch plans and activities, plus execution of launches in conjunction with Marketing

=== WHO YOU ARE ===

-  Great analytical problem solving skills and ability to work both independently and in cross functional teams

-  Excellent verbal and written communication & negotiation skills

-  Ability to build strong working relationships across all levels of the organization, including the Sales field

-  Demonstrate good judgment in identifying problems in advance, and proposing solutions

-  Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment, meet deadlines, and succeed under pressure

-  Knowledge of Networking, Software Defined Architectures, Cloud would be a plus

=== WHY CISCO ===

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

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart-Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted: 2020-02-12 Expires: 2020-04-06

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