Product Manager

confluent   •  

Palo Alto, CA

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 5 days ago

About the Role:

As a Product Manager at Confluent, you’ll work across the company to make this vision a reality. You’ll beresponsible for the success of a major product initiative, from initial conception and customer development to growth strategy. You’ll become the trusted resource for your product, making sure that the engineering, design, sales, and marketing have what they need to make the righttradeoffs, build the right product, and grow it successfully in the market.

What We're Looking For:

    • Minimum 3 years experience as a software product manager, ideally for a developer product
    • Empathy for our enterprise customers, and a passion for solving their problems with software
    • Technical background. Apache Kafka™ is transforming the core data infrastructure of many companies, and Confluent’s products are leading this transformation
    • Ability to craft a product strategy and roadmap in concert with customers, engineering, design, and go-to-market teams
    • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to distill technical concepts to a non-technical audience
    • Entrepreneurial or leadership experience
    • Direct experience with modern distributed data products (ideally, Apache Kafka™) and deep knowledge of the open-source data software ecosystem is a plus
    • Experience defining product management’s role in an organization (our product team is currently 4 people!) would be a plus
    • Bachelor's, Master’s, or PhD in Computer Science or related technical field