Senior Product Manager at AtScale
San Mateo, CA, US
AtScale is re-inventing the way that companies do Business Intelligence on top of Big Data. As a well-funded and growing start-up we are looking for an experienced product manager with a technical background to own the roadmap for our next-generation business intelligence platform. You will be working closely with an all star team of engineers and designers to implement AtScale’s vision of delivering business insights on the biggest of data sets. You will also work closely with AtScale’s customers, sales teams, and professional services organization to identify, specify, and prioritize product requirements.
The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of product management experience in an agile software development environment, ideally with a deep background in Big Data and Business Intelligence.
Understand customer needs to drive product strategy and roadmap for the AtScale design and management UI as well as AtScale’s back-end data processing and query management engine.
Think strategically and tactically about features and long-term platform investments.
Proactively seek out feedback from customers and different parts of the organization, but ultimately own the final decision.
Design features that address operational friction points and reduce the effort required to install, configure, and manage AtScale deployments.
Build robust platform capabilities to address performance challenges and external systems reliability.
Understand customer pain points related to AtScale design, configuration, and management and identify features to improve end-user experience and productivity.
Solve customer problems and articulate to engineering what unique values the product is providing.
Keep up to date with technical trends, the big data industry and emerging business cases.
Skills and Experience:
10+ years relevant professional experience
5+ years product management experience, preferably focused on Business Intelligence, Analytics, Hadoop, MPP databases, and/or data integration.
Excellent written and verbal English language skills.
Excellent product planning and organization skills.
The ability to quickly learn complex concepts and technologies and clearly explain them to others.
Knowledge or experience with creating documentation in an Agile development environment.
Proven track record of launching successful enterprise platforms at scale as a lead developer or product manager.
Deep technical expertise in the BI and/or Big Data space.
Experience in 2 or more of the following areas: Data integration and cloud connectivity; Big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, etc.; Machine learning, BI and data science
Knowledge or experience with source control systems, preferably using GitHub.
Knowledge or experience with bug tracking systems, preferably using JIRA.
Bachelor’s degree required. Masters preferred.