Product Manager - Network and Transport

Company: SageNet ( Learn More )

General Information
US-OK-10205 E 61st St. Tulsa, OK 74133
$75,000.00 - $90,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
At least 5 year(s)
Negligible
False
False
Job Description

Summary:

This Product Manager is responsible for product management of the network transport and associated managed service offerings by SageNet.

Responsibilities:

  • This professional shall advance their responsibilities using sound product management methods
  • Such methods shall include:
  • Purposeful communication strategies emphasizing awareness and visibility to the Product Program Plan
  • Provide support to the Enterprise Sales team for new product/solution opportunities and optimizing existing products
  • Facilitate the integration of new products and solutions within the Operations team
  • Using defined product management best practices, advance the progression of product and/or solution development
  • Inter/intra departmental process facilitation of the Product Process Flow (PPF) methodology in developing and deploying products and solutions
  • Assembling documentation required to operationally support the product or solution
  • Facilitate the product elements of pilot programs and lab build outs
  • Ensure definition of product data attributes in accordance with ERP standards for product data characterizations
  • Provide timely reports to administration and senior management related to project advancement
  • Develop and track product plans to ensure the product or solution delivers on time and on budget
  • Ensure all product development and gated process artifacts are created, and catalogued in the project plan
  • Coordinate deliverables with internal and external customers while monitoring pilot programs
  • Work with implementation teams, the sales channel, and key stakeholders throughout the development project to ensure design product features are properly defined, developed and deployed
  • Manage internal and external relationships, and act as the primary Product Management interface across interdepartmental teams
  • Manage product development efforts from concept to launch using effective management techniques and best practices
  • Participate in partner/vendor selection and supply chain design
  • Oversee and prioritize risk mitigation strategies on issues pertaining to technical design, component availability, system integrations, API development and logistics
  • Actively catalogue and incorporate identified best practices and results from post-project assessments into future product programs
  • Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in a formal Product Management position with a Managed Services Provider (MSP) focused on broadband transport, delivering Managed Services to multiple industry verticals
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline or 10+ years of experience in an industry specializing in Broadband and Wide Area Network (WAN) transport and voice, data, and security Managed Services
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification (or willingness to certify) preferred
  • Experience working in a product or program management oriented professional position with an understanding of portfolio product management principles and best practices
  • Demonstrated knowledge of data transport technologies, IP networking, compute, hosted voice/data services, cyber security, and processing architectures
  • Understanding of contemporary project management methods such as Agile and Waterfall
  • Extensive experience in process design and methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to translate process and methodology concepts to projects plans and program implementation workflows
  • Energetic with a passion for innovation and new learning
  • Positive service-oriented attitude and professional demeanor
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present complex subjects to multiple constituencies of various business and technology skill levels
  • Ability to guide and motivate matrix project teams and advance projects on-time and on budget through effective team collaboration, communications, and feedback
  • Must demonstrate exceptional collaboration and team building skills
  • Must be able to quickly identify project risks and mitigate
  • Must have a deep understanding of and experience with bill of materials (BOM) in the contexts of integrated technology products and solutions
  • Job Requirements