Dell Product Manager, Management and Orchestration – Telecom Systems Business in Round Rock, Texas
Technical Product Manager, Management and Orchestration - Telco Systems Business
Join us as a Technical Product Manager on our Telco Systems Business team in Round Rock, Texas or Santa Clara, CA, or Remote USA, to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.
What you’ll achieve
As a Technical Product Manager responsible for our Management and Orchestration solutions you will have and develop a deep understanding of the needs of Communications Service Providers (Telcos), with respect to their infrastructure management environment. As these Telcos are on their Journey to 5G and involved in various stages of implementing the evolution of their core, access and edge network, and how they operate these networks. The role encompasses interaction with Telcos as well as Managed Service Providers. The ideal candidate will have significant Next Gen Ops, Analytics, and Machine Learning experience, as well as base experience in one or more of these areas as an employee in a Telco and/or a vendor that focuses on Telcos in this space.
Drive strategic product communications through presentations across organizations providing clarity in decisions. You will own the service orchestration offer(s) and define long-term product strategy and vision.
Serve as the primary Product Manager defining service orchestration offer roadmap to develop capabilities required for the transformation of the Dell TSB portfolio
Collaborate with other Product Managers, Leaders and Engineering/ R&D leaders to align TSB business and product strategies with the service orchestration roadmap
Ensure that technology platforms provide needed capabilities to support the service orchestration offer strategy and security priorities across the Dell TSB portfolio
Work across all functional areas, gathering inputs, updating product plans and roadmaps, and communicating the impact of product/ solution decisions to all stakeholders
Prioritize features and specifications, applying budget, timeline and other constraints
Review product/ solution evaluation metrics from multiple sources and ensures they are incorporated in future versions
Oversee and drive products/ solutions through the phase release or solutions release process including business case and resource requirements
Help technical marketing to develop and review technical collateral and marketing claims.
Enable the sales and partners to sell telco products and solutions. Work with solutions business development teams to train direct pre-sales and channel partners on selling and architecting complex enterprise solutions.
Author whitepapers, application briefs and blogs that document the applicability of your solutions to this market and own technical training content development and delivery.
Team up with account team to drive strategic account initiatives; developing trusted advisor relationship with our customers and partners. Secure early customers and Proof-Of-Concept (POC) opportunities. Work with account team to deliver and implement these POCs and support customer initiatives including field enablement, sales calls, and RFx responses.
Take the first step towards your dream career
Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:
Bachelor’s degree or higher, MBA preferred; or equivalent work experience
7 years’ experience in the communications service provider marketplace (as either customer or vendor) including understanding CSP networking technologies provisioning processes
In depth domain knowledge, including hands on experience, with OSS and BSS products and their evolution to Next Gen Ops, all including full FCAPS, assurance, telemetry, machine learning and analytics market space and technologies
Familiar with cloud/network orchestration open source initiatives and standards (ONAP, OSM, ETSI MANO), a working understanding of TOSCA modelling, TMF Framework & TOGAF, as well as the latest Service Orchestration trends and experience developing large scale distributed systems.
Working understanding of O-RAN architecture and 3GPP standards
Experience with leading public cloud infrastructure providers (Azure, AWS, GCP) and orchestrating services across hybrid-cloud environments.
Knowledge of deploying virtualized application in Linux environments (e.g., KVM, docker container, Kubernetes, OpenStack, VMWare).
Able to define solutions that can allow deployment and management of virtualized resources at scale, including virtual machines, containers, and ‘Serverless’ Systems
Technical understanding of the core hardware elements of a service provider data center (i.e. compute, networking, and storage), the software/hardware ecosystem that supports infrastructure virtualization, and the tools necessary to provide assurance and analytics systems to enabling the service provider to maximize efficiency and generate new revenue opportunities.
Strategic analysis, communication and business modelling skills
Proven track record in managing complex matrices
Experience and understanding of the growing influence and role that open source (hardware, like OCP and TIP; software, like ONF, Openstack, OSM, Open-O, Kubernetes) plays in infrastructure solutions development and standard bodies.
Active Professional Certifications (e.g. TOGAF or other industry qualification)
Enterprise architecture experience
Attention to detail balanced with high level process overview/improvements; along with the ability to prioritize as the position will be working across multiple solutions and organizations often with conflicting requirements.
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Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.
What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.
We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.
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