Senior Product Manager - Web Security

  • Akamai Technologies, Inc.
  • 10780 Parkridge Blvd, Reston, VA 20191, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Would being free to innovate excite you?

Would you like to impact the digital experiences of millions?

Join our growing, highly respected Web Security Business

Our products and services are used by the world's top digital brands across e-commerce, travel, media and entertainment, financial services, and government, providing secure and high-quality web experiences that increase the overall effectiveness of our customer's business. We are a group of industry leading product and engineering professionals dedicated to customer success via technology innovation.

Partner with the best

As a Senior Product Manager, you will lead the strategy, concept evaluation, product incubation, and resulting launch efforts for products to address emerging web threats. You will use your entrepreneurial instincts to identify emerging product opportunities, and the communication and leadership skills to define, refine, and drive product team experimentation and execution.

As a Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Defining the product strategy, curating a funnel of potential market opportunities, crafting a roadmap and managing execution
  • Gathering, documenting and communicating business and technical requirements
  • Interacting with customers, partners, and external influencers to communicate, and relentlessly refine, the product vision
  • Leading cross-functional teams including engineering, corporate development, sales and marketing to execute against the product plan

Do what you love

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have 12 years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree CS or equivalent
  • Understand Product Management principles and experience of the product life-cycle delivery process
  • Have experience with modern web application and concepts such as microservices, serverless and distributed computing, and why SecOps, DevOps, and DevSecOps disciplines exist
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and relationship building skills, with experience of leading cross-functional, multi-level teams
  • Have a good aptitude for dealing with ambiguity and uncertainty through creative problem solving
  • Understand web technologies and ability to learn new technologies quickly

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

We are happy to discuss flexible working options in this role, please discuss your requirements with the recruiter when you apply.

Working with us

At Akamai, we're curious, innovative, collaborative and tenacious. We celebrate diversity of thought and we hold an unwavering belief that we can make a meaningful difference. Our teams use their global perspectives to put customers at the forefront of everything they do, so if you are people-centric, you'll thrive here.

Working for you

At Akamai, we will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefit options are designed to meet your individual needs for today and in the future. We provide benefits surrounding all aspects of your life:

  • Your health
  • Your finances
  • Your family
  • Your time at work
  • Your time pursuing other endeavors

Our benefit plan options are designed to meet your individual needs and budget, both today and in the future.

About us

Innovating on a global scale, we deliver our customers a fast, smart and secure intelligent edge platform. Working against a backdrop of digital collaboration, our highly skilled teams drive progressive solutions that have the scope to transform entertainment, business, and life in ways that we have yet to imagine.

Join us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

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