Sr. Product Manager Proofpoint
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Are you passionate about security products? Are you excited to work with leading fortune 500 companies? Are you interested in leading products that impact Millions of users?
Proofpoint is looking for a highly experienced Product Manager leader to manage the market leading Proofpoint Enterprise Email Platform. Proofpoint's Enterprise products have been consistently ranked as a leader in Magic Quadrants published by Gartner. You will be leading product management for our core Email security platform which includes the capabilities from our recent Sendmail acquisition.
As a senior member of the product management team, you will be responsible for product lifecycle management and product planning activities including: market sizing, customer needs assessment, product and service definitions and roadmaps, product scheduling and project management. This position is ideal for a hands-on individual who likes to work closely with large enterprise customers, develop innovative capabilities and lead projects from concept through implementation. If you have razor-sharp instincts about what makes a good product, are passionate about customer experience and possess a strong orientation on exceeding expectations, this is the role for you.
Successful candidates must have significant experience with messaging and security products. Experience in entrepreneurial environments and with software as a service products is highly desired.
You will be responsible for the following:
Defining long-term product vision and translate that into concrete, tangible product plans
Build consensus for the product strategy amongst teams across the organization
Integrate customer feedback, research and market analysis into product requirements to maintain a strong product roadmap
Understand customer expectations; current gaps & technical constraints; prioritize the features; drive requirements and ultimately deliver the optimal customer experience.
Provide leadership and rally an Agile development team to ship high quality products under aggressive schedules
Establish, and own relationships with external technology partners
Define successful go-to-market approaches by partnering with sales and marketing teams
What you'll need to bring to the table:
Bachelor's degree in technical field, with high academic achievement
8+ years managing high technology products, from development through launch
Strong understanding of messaging and security technologies
Strong mix of creativity, product instincts, technical acumen
Experience working with an Agile development process
Ability and willingness to roll up the sleeves and get things done
Excellent communications skills, with experience communicating across groups with varying degrees of technical background
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Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public in 2012.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
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