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Offering Manager IBM Cloud Pak for Apps & WebSphere

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Ready to re-imagine the product management role? At IBM, as an Offering Manager, you are responsible for the full lifecycle of an offering: from validating need to determining the business model and defining the solution requirements. Going beyond the traditional focus of timetables and budgets, you use your keen insights into what customers want in their own business plan - and work across disciplines to build the best solutions to a problem. If being the CEO of your offering excites you, consider an offering management career at IBM.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Are you ready to step into an Offering Manager role working on the latest cloud-based technologies and helping drive a $1B business for IBM? We are looking for a Senior Offering Manager or Program Director to take on some leadership roles. Particularly, we have a need to drive a future associated with Redhat synergies (think OpenShift, JBoss, and more) sitting alongside and working with our WebSphere franchise and newly launched IBM Cloud Pak for Applications. We need a visionary who can help drive a future for customers that need a world of microservices, containers and cloud solutions while simultaneously leveraging current assets/technologies.

Join a world-class set of Offering Managers, Architects, Designers and Developers to drive the next 20 years of WebSphere and follow-on solutions. We follow IBM Design Thinking and Offering Management disciplinescreating products in an agile world and adjusting quickly to market dynamics. Youll wear many hats: Product Champion; Market Expert; Business Leader; Competitive Guru; Cool Creator; and much more.

In this role you will be responsible for forward-thinking product planning and conspiring with other OMs and lead Architects to aggressively (and gracefully) bring customers into future application paradigms. You will anticipate competitive obstacles and craft a path that grows market share and mind-share for IBM solutions. There is an aggressive open-source first approach that requires creative thinking on monetizing those investments. What can you bring to help achieve this future?

Location: Austin, TX USA; Raleigh, NC USA



Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Understand Redhat technologies (OpenShift and other Open Source projects)
  • Familiarity with new Cloud Computing architectures (Docker, Kubernetes, microservices/containers in general, +)
  • Good understanding of current app development trends: Java, Node, Events, Serverless, and more
  • At least 5 years of Offering/Product Management experience
  • A problem-solving mindset with strong analytical skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and schedules
  • Experience working in agile software development
  • Aptitude for taking calculated directional risks
  • Ability to create vision and clearly communicate with executives
  • Undergrad in Technical, Business or associated area

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Minimum of 10 years experience some being in Development capacity
  • Prior knowledge of app serving products like WebSphere, JBoss, Tomcat, WebLogic, etc.
  • MBA

About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our clients data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
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.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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