Senior Product Marketing Manager, Oracle Linux %26 Virtualization
Location:
, California
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
170003VR
Principal, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Oracle Linux and Virtualization


Are you passionate about Oracle's strategy to lead in the cloud-first world? Do you love to compete? Do you thrive in dynamic environments where the market landscape is constantly changing? Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a high growth areas?

The Global Oracle Linux and Virtualization marketing team is looking for a Product Marketing Manager to drive our Linux and Virtualization product marketing business. In this role you will drive the marketing strategy, positioning and go-to market plan for Oracle Data Integration.

In this Sr. Product Marketing role, you will:

  • Create compelling audience-specific messages and tools (product videos, customer success stories, demos, solution briefs, presentations, how to guides etc.)
  • Enable direct and indirect selling teams to articulate the differentiated story of Oracle Linux and Virtualization offerings.
  • Evangelize and be a spokesperson for integration solutions to different Oracle and drive higher value to customers and the business.
  • Identify customer needs, oversee market research, and monitor the market trends/competitive landscape.
  • Define sales plays and marketing plans in close collaboration with regional sales, Business Development, and Field Marketing organizations.
  • Manage product launches and solutions go-to-market strategies comprised of well-tested methods with an infusion of creative and innovative approaches
  • Build marketing content in the form of messaging guides, presentations, solution briefs, articles, press releases, blog posts, digital assets
  • Design integrated marketing programs by working closely with field marketing teams
  • Improve brand awareness via supporting analyst relations and PR activities, and enable thought leadership via high-quality content

Key Qualifications:

  • 8 years of work experience with 5 years of experience in Product Marketing, Solutions Marketing, Outbound Product Management or related roles.
  • Strong interpersonal and Demonstrated ability to work across cross-functional teams to achieve business objectives
  • Understanding of relevant technologies and key markets; general knowledge of related areas;
  • Motivated with ability to prioritize tasks and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • High energy and innovative thinker- product marketing managers own a critical aspect of the company's ability to win and therefore need to have the passion and energy
  • Excellent communication skills - written, spoken, and visual
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and constituents and prioritize under tight deadlines
  • Experience across any of the following areas: Open Source, Linux, Virtualization, Docker, Containers, Operating Systems and open cloud is a strong plus
  • B.A./B.S in business, marketing or related field; MBA preferred.
  • We like to keep our work environment fun - a strong sense of humor is highly desired!

Work Location: SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA | US West Coast
San Francisco Bay Area and candidates based on the US West Coast preferred.
Travel Component : Minimal; <2>

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salary verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Oracle supports workforce diversity and is an equal employment opportunity employer.
Qualifications:
Development and implementation of business plans, marketing strategy, and forecasts for a product/service or vertical market.

As a product analyst you will participate in every stage of the product life cycle to ensure product meets the needs of users. Drive the implementation of programs in support of the marketing strategy, business plans, and forecasts for assigned product lines. Maintains current status of customer specifications for existing and future products. Identify, evaluate, and recommend marketing opportunities in support of product line objectives. Drive product functionality delivering high quality product documentation. Lead products through scheduled release assisting others to manage commitments and resources. Measure and report progress and review deliverables.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Demonstrated product/project management experience. Ability to work with Executives. Strong interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication. Demonstrated product/project management experience. Creative, energetic, and enthusiastic. Team player. Experience using or implementing Oracle, SAP, or Peoplesoft applications. Basic HTML and web technology skills a plus. 8 years technology/industry experience and BA/BS/MBA degree.

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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