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MapR

San Jose, CA
Platform
Senior
2 weeks ago

Rare opportunity to be part of a team for a leader and rapidly growing company in the big data space. You will need a strong product and technical background to help drive the product direction, roadmap and features of the Developer experience & language APIs for the MapR converged platform with special focus on our high performance & extremely scalable NoSQL Database, MapR-DB.

We are disrupting the market by breaking the traditional analytics and operational platform silos and enabling smart & scalable next generation operational applications on our database. This role is highly critical for the success of the vision and the opportunity for impact is significant.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a top-notch Product leader
  • Create and drive the product direction and roadmap by closely working with customers & key stakeholders across the company
  • Deep understanding of customer use cases, market analysis and business case development
  • Requirements definition, prioritization and ongoing collaboration with world class engineering teams to define detailed product development plans
  • Ability to work with cross functional teams including engineering, documentation, product marketing sales, professional services & support to build and make products successful
  • Define, prioritize and execute on relevant partner integrations
  • Participate field enablement, evangelization, content development and sales activities as the subject matter expert

Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical field.
  • A minimum of 5 years' work experience in in product management, software development or customer facing field engineering teams
  • Proven experience of working with a complex distributed systems product with an API & programming language as the primary interface
  • Hands-on Experience or familiarity in programming Languages & Developer frameworks is a strong plus - Examples include Java, C/C++/C#, Python, Scala, REST, Javascript.
  • Working Experience with NoSQL & Streaming platforms is a plus
  • Open minded and entrepreneurial with a detailed orientation of what it takes to have world class user experience

Keys to success:

  • Ability to get things done by working with cross functional teams
  • Highly motivated and self-driven
  • Being able adapt and drive results in fast paced and rapidly growing organization
  • Curious about industry offerings and capabilities in complex big data ecosystem
  • Product savvy with a balance of technical orientation
  • Hands-on attitude. Likes to try out the technology personally
  • Good at thinking analytically synthesizing information and clearly articulating conclusions