Product Content Specialist
Redwood City , California
February 08, 2017
Modern cloud computing helps companies seize new business opportunities and innovate faster. Oracle delivers the most comprehensive portfolio of integrated cloud solutions for business, IT, and development needs, including software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS), and data as a service (DaaS). Oracle Cloud helps businesses offload IT management so that they can focus on their priorities. With more than 420,000 customers-including 100 of the Fortune 100-and with deployments across a wide variety of industries in more than 145 countries, Oracle offers a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems.

The Oracle Cloud Platform Product Management organization is dedicated to driving revenue growth, both directly through customer engagement and enabling sales teams. Product Management works with an array of organizations within Oracle to define the appropriate strategy to ensure effective and broad delivery of the go-to-market initiatives on a global basis.

Position Description
Can you create videos, graphics, and web content like an advertising firm, optimize the content, and influence the buyers and sellers? Are you creative, but good with production details? Do you enjoy developing a concept, making it happen, and understanding if it worked? Do you have a background in Cloud Infrastructure or IaaS -- and a flair for solving customer problems? This is a unique time to join the Cloud Platform product management team. The right candidate will accelerate the adoption of our next generation Infrastructure as a Service.

The Product Content Specialist will contribute to the development and execution of go-to-market messaging and positioning in the Enterprise markets working with an array of other organizations on a global level.

Key responsibilities/activities:
Positioning and Messaging:
o Create compelling and differentiated content, including videos, web graphics, web content, community content, social media content, infographics, presentations, brochures, customer testimonials that can be leveraged globally.
o Manage relevant content properties to distribute content (e.g. sales portals, websites, communities, newsletters, blogs)
o Analyze effectiveness of content for continual improvement
o Manage third parties for graphic and video creation

o Execute go-to-market strategies and plans by service, theme, and/or audience
o Collaborate with Inbound and Outbound Product Management to ensure GTM plans support product roadmap and releases
o Convey outbound product messaging, positioning, marketing, and deliverables
o Participate in cross-organizational product launch plans

Preferred Qualifications
Ideal candidate will be a multimedia developer, resourceful with web, social media, graphic, and video creation skills to develop modern content targeted at IT management, developers, and other personas. Must be able to manage editorial calendar to meet publishing deadlines. Will have experience working with virtual teams and product experts to evangelize their solution to target audiences.
  • Experience creating compelling, high quality web content, social media content, and videos on short time lines. You must be a good story-teller. Examples of prior work will be required.
  • Expertise and a proven track record successfully marketing cloud-based technologies
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure-as-a-Service products, market, and competitors
  • Ability to think strategically with tactical execution
  • Excellent visual, verbal, written presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work across cross-functional teams to achieve business objectives
  • Motivated with ability to prioritize tasks and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Web and App analytics
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, graphic design, or related field.

Work as part of 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 define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.

Duties and tasks are standard with some variation; displays understanding of roles, processes and procedures. Performs moderately complex problem solving with assistance and guidance in understanding and applying company policies and processes. BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 1 year of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an 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 and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud.

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