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Aspera Technical Product Manager - Software as a Service (SaaS)
Aspera, and IBM company is the creator of next-generation transport technologies that move the world’s data at maximum speed regardless of file size, transfer distance and network conditions. Based on its patented, Emmy® award-winning FASP™ protocol, Aspera software fully utilizes existing infrastructures to deliver the fastest, most predictable file-transfer experience. Aspera’s core technology delivers unprecedented control over bandwidth, complete security and uncompromising reliability. Organizations across a variety of industries on six continents rely on Aspera software for the business-critical transport of their digital assets.

The Technical Product Manager – Software as a Service (SaaS) position is a newly created role at Aspera. This position will have a tremendous influence on Aspera’s core transfer capabilities as they are incorporated into new web-based services that will expand Aspera’s business opportunities in the Cloud. This person will primarily be responsible for owning the offering, features, and capabilities of new services and planning and driving new products from inception, through release, and into a process of successful production refinement and improvement based on customer input, feedback from sales, and product analytics.

Key Responsibilities:

Drive the creation of new services based on Aspera’s core capabilities in the Cloud

Proactively gather requirements and use cases (input from Customers, Sales Engineers, Technical Support, Sales, Product Management, and industry trends) ·

Assess and understand customer requirements to determine if Aspera software meets their needs and, if not, to develop use cases and feature requirements for Aspera software that address the customer needs

Be able to present and evangelize new customer requirements to the Aspera team

Assess and validate the technical design against the product requirements

Assess and validate User Interface (UI) design against the product requirements, user expectations, and comparative product market landscape

Advocate with other teams for features in related mobile, desktop, and core software products that will enable or improve service capabilities

Manage requests from customers coming through Technical Support and Sales Engineering

Participate in weekly meetings to track status of customer requirements and issues

Interface between Sales Engineering/Support and Engineering (Development, Quality Assurance (QA), Release)

Help manage communication with customers including informing customers of new releases and features and bug fixes that address their needs

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Basic knowledge in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) for web-based services
  • Basic knowledge in Working knowledge of usage, provisioning, and account set up for popular Cloud service vendors
  • Basic knowledge in knowledge of the range of licensing patterns, consumption models, and subscription for web-based and cloud services
  • Basic knowledge in analytics, reporting, and usage tracking software and design patterns for web applications
  • Basic knowledge in balancing multiple projects at once and delivery of projects successfully and on time
  • At least 1 year experience in experience as a software engineer preferred, especially on web and SaaS products
  • At least 3 years experience in ignificant hands on experience in a software product management role
  • Basic knowledge in Demonstrated use of metrics and usage data analysis to generate new requirements and analyze defects for web applications running in production
  • Basic knowledge in Hands on experience with web applications, file-transfer technologies, backend systems
  • English: Fluent

  • At least 6 months experience in Hands on experience with web applications, file-transfer technologies, backend systems

Additional information
In order for Aspera (an IBM company) to offer a wide range of opportunities to applicants, and to afford IBM flexibility in staffing across its corporate structure, your application and information may be shared across our enterprise, including with and among other IBM subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide. By submitting your application and information you acknowledge and agree that your information will be used and made available to our subsidiaries and affiliates, and that you may be interviewed by, or ultimately offered employment by, any of IBM's subsidiaries and affiliates.

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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    Emeryville, CA
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  • Industry:
    Computer/IT Services
  • Work Experience:
    Less than 1 Year
  • Career Level:
    Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)
  • Education Level:
    Bachelor's Degree
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