Do you have a passion for building great products? Do you like working in growing, fast paced environments that get you close to the customer and their problems? Do you like working with top-notch engineering talent to make a vision into a reality? Sick of big companies, the lip service frequently paid to product management, and bureaucracies that prevent you from getting things done? We may have the job for you.
Summary of Job Description
Mandiant is looking for motivated, experienced, intelligent candidates for its Product organization. Be part of an innovative start-up atmosphere building information security software products for the commercial and government sectors. Work with existing customers to form a user community around Mandiant technologies and tap that community to drive tactical and strategic product initiatives. Work with marketing resources to formulate and execute product marketing strategies. Interact with engineers and information security practitioners to solve problems plaguing the market today.
Ideal candidates must be self-starting leaders with good communications skills, a penchant for working in a team, and “business sense" (if you don’t know what "business sense is," this probably isn’t the position for you).
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
You will work with existing product managers to share responsibilities for Mandiant’s growing portfolio of technology offerings
You will conduct research with existing customers and potentials in the target market to identify tactical and strategic product needs and opportunities for new product lines
You will interface with the engineering managers to translate needs to technologies and features while working with executive management to set business goals and product strategy
You will work with sales and marketing resources to achieve broad market adoption of Mandiant solutions
Ability to organize, prioritize, and lead the execution of complex product plans
Ability to communicate and interact with engineering teams on the specification and prioritization of product features
Strong written and verbal communication skills; comfort with presenting and interacting with executives and customers
Sufficient technical background to quickly understand software product features, the software development lifecycle, and "engineering realities" (another hint: if you don’t understand what "engineering realities" are, this probably isn’t the position for you)
Technical background through either education or direct work experience
Additional Skills that Will Distinguish Candidates
Experience managing and launching enterprise security products
Experience in the business aspects of the enterprise software industry
Experience with managing and executing comprehensive user feedback and market research programs
Experience with digital forensics or computer security incident response
Experience with Pragmatic Marketing practices
BA or BS degree in a technical discipline
8+ years total professional experience
Relocation assistance may be available for exceptional candidates in other U.S. locations
- Mandiant does not sponsor employment-based visas.
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