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Portfolio Product Manager, IT Automation Tooling Products

IBM

IBM

IT, Product
Markham, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Introduction
IBM Automation is looking for a Portfolio Product Manager to help define, articulate and communicate the strategic focus and differentiated value of our IT Operations and SRE tools. You will work with talented product managers and cross-functional teams to drive the creation of presentations, demos, videos, thought leadership articles and other content that demonstrates the value delivered by our IT Automation portfolio (including products from Instana, Turbonomic, AIOps, SevOne and Apptio).

Your Role and Responsibilities
Applicants for this role should have hands-on experience with one or more IBM IT Automation products, or with equivalent products in the market, and should have significant understanding of the tooling requirements and challenges of IT Operations and SRE teams. In addition, applications need strong written communication skills with a proven ability to deliver well-written documents, presentations, articles, demo scripts and other assets.

In this role, you will collaborate with an experienced group of Automation professionals with expertise in IT Automation (resource management, FinOps, observability, incident resolution, etc.), API management, event management, process management, decision management, content management, application integration, message queueing and digital assistants. While your primary focus will be IT Automation, you will work with the broader team to define and articulate the cross-portfolio IBM Automation strategy.

To thrive in this role, you must be motivated and can communicate technical concepts with clarity. You are passionate about IT Automation products and technologies and can drive the production of assets that clearly and simply articulate their value. You are intellectually curious and want to work with a dynamic team of like-minded individuals.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 2 years of experience in Product Management, Technical Sales, or equivalent working with IT Operations and SRE tools.
  • Hands-on experience with IT Automation software.
  • Clear communicator with proven written communication skills.
  • Strong collaborator and team player.
  • Ability to lead within a matrixed organization to get work done.


Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 5 years of experience in Product Management, Technical Sales or equivalent working with IT Operations and SRE tools.
  • Clear communicator with proven written communication skills.
  • Strong collaborator and team player.
  • Understanding of the IT Automation market.
  • Experience working with IT Operations or SRE teams.
  • Ability to lead within a matrixed organization to get work done.
  • Hands-on experience with two or more IT Operations/SRE tools.