Meet The Team
Hitachi Vantara combines technology, intellectual property, and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of business.
Hitachi Vantara elevates your innovation advantage by combining IT, operational technology (OT) and domain expertise. Join our team and our employee-focused culture and help drive our customers’ data to meaningful customer outcomes.
What You Will Be Doing
This position will require a self-driven approach with ability to effectively collaborate and communicate across multi-functional teams including engineering, marketing, sales, commercial, support and services to drive awareness and adoption of the solutions across Hitachi Vantara and its customers.
This individual is responsible for driving communication across various development and GTM teams to ensure delivery timelines are meet.
The ideal individual is a team player who wants to innovate and grow while contributing to cutting-edge technology solutions and process in a fast-paced environment.
Ideal candidate will reside in our San Diego or Santa Clara office.
What You Bring To the Team
Lead, manage and collaborate with cross-functional teams, business partners and stakeholder management.
Work with key stakeholders across the company to ensure successful product releases.
Oversee early adoption projects and perform project management responsibilities as-needed
Communicate effectively with key stakeholders to ensure successful product releases and customer adoption. Act as an ambassador for the product internally and externally.
Achieve timely completion of milestone tracking for governance, pricing, training and back office work-streams to insure solution offering GTM and marketplace success.
Review and document regular reporting, meet with teams and assist in identification of gaps and / or blockers to milestones and outcomes.
Work closely with business partners to understand business and functional requirements to align resources and prioritize appropriately.
Lead oversight of day to day Project and Program control of a cross-function team
Drive collaboration between geographically dispersed cross-functional teams including : Product Management, Service Engineering, Service delivery, Managed Services, Support, and Global Pricing
Liaise between all business / tech / product owners utilizing portfolio systems and reporting to ensure clear communication and understanding of data and upcoming forecast.
Establish highly visible and positive awareness of the service offering in the marketplace
Commitment to 25% of travel.
Team management and negotiation
Ability to demonstrate enthusiasm towards colleagues and clients
Ability to effectively collaborate across (virtual) teams, time zones and cultures
Ability to perform under pressure & meet deadlines
Ability to manage conflict and redirect it towards team focused success
Strong verbal and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills
Comfort in both business and technical forums
Self-starter with the aptitude to function effectively in a very large organization
A track record of handling multiple tasks and projects at a time, prioritize workload effectively and thrive in a dynamic and complex environment
knowledge of software development methodologies, agile, scrum, gathering business requirements and turning them into detailed functional design specifications a plus.
First-class influencing and change management skills.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal); demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams to drive execution against goals and deliverables.
5+ years of experience in Product OR Program or Product management
B.A. or B.S. degree from an accredited university with a major in Computer Science or related field is a must.
PMP Certification and / or Masters degree in Business, Statistics, Computer Science or MIS a strong plus