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Oracle Product Manager/Strategy 4-ProdDev in Westchester, Illinois

Lead a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.

As a member of the product development division, you will analyze and integrate external customer specifications. Suggest and justify product directions and specifications. Specify, design and implement moderate changes to existing software architecture. Build new products and development tools. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to discuss major changes to functionality.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Oracle Database Cloud Services is one of the most popular database cloud services in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure with wide adoption across the globe. We are seeking a dynamic and creative world class Product Manager with expertise and passion in delivering best in class Database Cloud Services. As a product leader, you should be customer focused, possess a product development mindset, and be able to envision the next generation capabilities and functionality for Database Cloud Services. You will be driving innovation in key areas related to roadmap definition, product requirements, feature prioritization, collateral creation, outbound communication, reference generation, and both pre-sales and post-sales support.Our development team is a close knit, exciting, and diverse group of people with tremendous passion for the product. We continually engage with our customers to ensure their successful adoption of our services and take great pride in empowering them. As a product manager, you will lead product management for major innovations of Oracle’s Database Cloud Services. You should be able to understand functional requirements and architect solutions, while being very hands-on and able to dive deep into any part of the stack. You should be able to work comfortably in a collaborative, agile, and fast paced environment. If this is you, at Oracle you can design and build innovative solutions and will have the highly visible opportunity to work on high performance, mission-critical database solutions.The ideal candidate will provide:


  • Thought leadership and executive direction in establishing and developing processes and methodologies to meet and execute on product strategy

  • Proven track record of building and leading results-focused teams

  • Ability to influence and communicate with geographically distributed cross-functional teams across all levels of management

  • Ability to guide functional projects from design through implementation

  • Ability to work collaboratively with engineering on product requirements and designs

  • Experience engaging with customers and influencing business leaders

Product Definition:

  • Define the product vision, strategy and roadmap

  • Gather, manage, and prioritize market/customer requirements and product features

  • Create business cases and requirements for new features

  • Advocate for customer by articulating the user needs

  • Documentation review

  • Provide feedback to engineering on how well product meets business and customer goals

Go-To-Market Activities:

  • Develop product positioning

  • Introduce new products to sales, customers, support

  • Webcasts, datasheets, FAQs, white papers, websites, blogs, etc.

  • Customer references and stories

  • Evangelize product both internally and externally


  • Review and test new features to ensure customer expectations are met

  • Ongoing product support

  • Product trainings

  • Customer briefings and assistance

  • Customer forums

  • Escalation management

Market analysis:

  • Market research

  • Competitive analysis


  • 10 or more years of product management, preferably in enterprise computing, database technologies, and cloud infrastructure

  • BS / MS in Computer Science or other technical background

  • Technical expertise in enterprise cloud and database architectures

  • Deep knowledge of public cloud and database market

  • Analytical skills, with a passion to solve complex technology problems

  • Demonstrated ability to learn fast, adapt, and manage multiple complex projects/priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Demonstrated ability to work across geographically dispersed cross-functional teams.

  • Experience interacting directly with customers

  • Superior analytical and quantitative skills

  • Excellent writing and presentation skills

  • Travel: 0-25% (flexible)

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Product Manager/Strategy 4-ProdDev

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 21000HSJ

Other Locations: CA-Canada