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Oracle Senior Product Manager in Pleasanton, California

Senior Product Manager

Preferred Qualifications

With

tremendous market success in our Cloud Applications, especially in ERP Cloud,

Higher Ed institutions have expressed unprecedented interest in embarking on a

cloud adoption journey with Oracle. Student Information Systems, a critical

functional area to compete in our SaaS footprint for Higher Ed, is a top

investment priority for Oracle.

This

role is for a Business Analyst/Functional Designer responsible for defining

user stories and specifications for Student Cloud, while working closely with

both internal teams (e.g., product strategy, product management, development,

UX, marketing, internal sales reps, consultants, development etc.) and external

audiences (e.g., customers, analysts, system integrators/partners, etc.)

Responsibilitiesinclude:

  • Work closely with

Product Strategy group, other internal SMEs, and customers to understand

high-level requirements and break them down into detailed user stories.

  • Analyzing and

integrating external customer requirements into the product.

  • Suggest and justify

product directions and requirements.

  • Working and influencing

various development teams, scrum masters, and stakeholders to ensure the

product is developed and delivered as planned.

  • Analyze competitive

solutions and research new knowledge areas when needed.

  • Write detailed feature

design specifications, including overall page-level functions, field-level

behaviors, business rules, impact areas, and error messages.

  • Present feature designs

to stakeholders, team members, and others to gather feedback.

  • Identify role-based user

process flows and create process flowcharts.

  • Collaborate closely with

User Experience staff to create high-fidelity visual designs and prototypes.

  • Collaborate closely with

development teams to answer questions and make design and implementation

decisions.

  • Work with technical

leads to determine feasibility of feature designs.

  • Assist Product Strategy

in defining and prioritizing the product roadmap.

  • Review end-user

documentation for accuracy.

  • Test features to ensure

they are coded according to the design.

  • Investigate product

defects and recommend solutions.

Requirements include:

  • Excellent oral and

written communication and presentation skills.

  • Attention to detail is a

must.

  • High level of energy and

initiative.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic,

global environment, and partner across organizational boundaries and influence

development direction.

  • Ability to take abstract

concepts and drive them into concrete specifications.

  • Ability to influence

others and negotiate effectively.

  • Ability to thrive in

fast paced environment and learn quickly.

  • Ability to work

independently and solve problems.

  • Knowledge of project

management best practices a plus.

  • Knowledge of Higher

Education industry a plus.

  • Familiarity with

Atlassian JIRA and Confluence a plus.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Work as part of a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.

As a member of the product development division, you will define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job: Product Development

Location: US-CA,California-Pleasanton

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle

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