Oracle Principal Cloud Product Manager, AI Apps in Redwood City, California

Principal Cloud Product Manager, AI Apps

Preferred Qualifications

Every day at Oracle we change the way the world does business by challenging the status quo through the delivery of innovative cloud, infrastructure and data platform services. The largest names in technology and global business rely heavily on Oracle's Paas, IaaS and SaaS Platforms. We continue to push the boundaries of technology and currently offer the most comprehensive end-to-end cloud stack on the market. We passionately believe that our cloud technology helps businesses stay agile, competitive, innovate faster and capitalize on new opportunities.

During the 2016 Oracle OpenWorld conference we unveiled our next generation of Software as a Service (SaaS) Cloud offerings called Adaptive Intelligent Apps (AIA). Adaptive Intelligent Apps are uniquely powered by enormous amounts of digital consumer and business data from Oracle’s Data Cloud which is a sophisticated decision science/machine learning, and a scalable cloud infrastructure. Adaptive Intelligent Apps blends third-party data with real-time analytics and behavioral inputs to create Cloud Applications that adapt and learn. The applications will use data from Oracle’s Data Cloud, social media and other sources to drive automated outcomes in a number of horizontal and vertical application segments. This is an exciting emerging venture for Oracle, leveraging latest technology in the mobile, big data and cloud application spaces.

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Oracle is seeking an experienced Principal Product Manager with deep knowledge of cloud applications to work on the next generation of data-driven applications. These applications will use the aggregated data from Oracle’s data cloud, social media and other sources to drive automated outcomes in a number of horizontal and vertical application segments. This is an exciting emerging venture for Oracle. Given the greenfield nature of the opportunity, one of the key roles of the product management function will be to identify and prioritize capabilities to be delivered and technologies to be used, as well as provide the subsequent specifications.

Considering that this is an emerging venture within Oracle, successful candidates must be able to:

  • Define, design and assist in execution of platform and data integration strategy

  • Understand the business advantages that new technologies in big data, data mining and mobile delivery can bring

  • Think creatively about what new solutions can be delivered – often to business and technical problems which may never have had a possible solution before these technologies

  • Work with agile development techniques

  • Appreciate and understand the cloud delivery model and how that drives application delivery and deployment

  • Work in an environment with a significant number of unknowns – both technically and functionally inherent in such a new venture

  • Collaborate across a number of development teams

  • Work globally in a geographically dispersed team


  • Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment

  • Fully competent in own area of expertise

  • Assist in the creation of product strategy and drive product requirements

  • Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality

  • Initiate and foster relationships with other groups and partners

  • Develop product presentations and collateral

  • Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities

  • Demonstrate strong technical, communication, and analytical skills


  • BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area

  • Demonstrated track record of at least 10 years of software engineering, product development or product management in enterprise SaaS software or related experience

  • Deep domain knowledge of cloud applications and/or enterprise software

  • Self-starter, motivated and ambitious. Looking to grow in a fast moving organization. Ability to wear many different hats and work on multiple deliverables in parallel

  • Great verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills and able to present and document ideas in a concise and articulate manner

  • Strong analytical skills and problem- solving skills to form a deep understanding of market/customer needs

  • Ability to think creatively about how our products can solve business problems which have not been possible before

  • Ability to build relationships and collaborate successfully outside of authority while leveraging Oracle expertise and resources

  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques and algorithms a plus

This is a great opportunity to be in at the beginning of a new exciting venture within Oracle and within a really talented, global engineering community.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Lead 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 analyze and integrate external customer specifications. Suggest and justify product directions and specifications. Specify, design and implement moderate changes to existing software architecture. Build new products and development tools. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to discuss major changes to functionality.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 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-Redwood City

Other Locations: US-TX,Texas-Austin

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle