Red Hat Technical Product Manager - Spring Boot in Westford, Massachusetts

Company description

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Job summary

The Red Hat Product Management team is looking for a Product Manager in Westford, MA. In this role, you will take ownership of Spring Boot as a core component of the Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes solution. You will work with engineering and other product teams to optimize Spring Boot for the OpenShift platform and integrate Spring Boot with Red Hat JBoss Middleware solutions. As a Product Manager, you'll also engage with the Spring community, customers, and partners to track the Spring community roadmap, identify, and prioritize customer use cases and product requirements, and lead them through to completion. The role is also responsible for working with the Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes product management team to align with planned features common to all application runtimes, including Eclipse Vert.x, Node.js, and Thorntail (WildFly Swarm). Also work with other teams at Red Hat who depend on Spring technologies.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Own the Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes Spring Boot strategy, including cross-product integration, developer experience, and value-add features

  • Collect and document input from OpenShift by Red Hat and Red Hat Middleware solution teams, customers, community members, and other stakeholders to understand customer needs and develop strategy and roadmaps for our offerings

  • Prioritize and document requirements, epics, and user stories

  • Communicate overall Spring Boot strategy internally to product teams, sales, and marketing and externally through marketing events, conferences, user groups, and customer engagements

  • Coordinate with Red Hat OpenShift Application Runtimes product management to align with features common to all application runtimes

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer information systems, or a related field

  • 3-5 years of software development experience or a solid working understanding of software development in general

  • 3+ years of enterprise software product management experience

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Willingness to travel 10-15% for planned meetings, customer engagements, conferences

The following are considered a plus

  • Practical Spring Boot experience

  • Knowledge of containers, Kubernetes, and OpenShift by Red Hat

  • Experience with open source technologies and business models

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Job ID 62554

Category Product Management