Product Manager - Switching

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Information Technology
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Networking
  • Job Id

Enterprise Switching is a $9B+ business within Cisco. Although Cisco is a market leader in the space with leading market share, it is a highly competitive market characterized by pricing pressures, several competitors and rapidly changing technology landscape.

What You’ll Do

-As a product line owner your responsibilities will span the entire product management lifecycle and include deep interaction with engineering, operations, finance, customers, and sales. Every day will be unique and your responsibilities will require you to apply your analytics and creative skills, and out-of-the box thinking.

-As a product line owner you will drive forecasting, product launches, customer engagements, value engineering and improvement programs -all to ensure that the business runs smoothly and successfully. 

-Work with engineering, finance, MFG, supply chain, and marketing on new launches and manage and grow existing business

-Understand and learn the switching portfolio from a business, engineering and operational perspective. 

Who You Are

You will be the “quarterback” and CEO of your product line. This requires a high sense of responsibility and ownership. Applying business skills along with engineering and operational thinking will help you be successful on this role.. Specifically, here are some minimum requirements: 

*Experience in high-tech industry with min. 3+ years of product management experience 

*Strong leadership and communication skills

*Strong analytical / business modeling skills

*Engineering background highly desired

*MBA from a top tier school

*Highly motivated, a critical thinker and problem solver that isn’t afraid taking ideas on paper and bringing them to life.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. 

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. 

We connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!

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