Oracle Principal Product Manager in Rocklin, California

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 specify, design and implement major changes to existing software architecture. Define project needs. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to ensure consistency, testability and portability across products in general.

Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more 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.

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 one top investment priority for Oracle.

This role is responsible for user-centered product design, research, execution for Student Cloud. This role works 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.)

Responsibilities include:

  • Design features which make complex tasks workflows simple and easy to understand for all levels of customer

  • Research, design and build click-through prototypes for the entire Higher Ed for Student Cloud

  • Drive customer interviews and user testing

  • Lead product design labs to help product strategy, product managers, architects and development teams to think through requirements, validate/test ideas (personas, prototypes, wireframes, sketches etc.) and designs

  • Drive and promote Innovation and Design Thinking within the product development organization

  • Effectively and succinctly communicate and influence with cross-functional teams

  • Strong conceptual and visual communication skills

  • Collaborates with peers in Oracle Product Development teams

Preferred qualifications:

  • 10 years progressively increasing product design responsibility in a cloud enterprise software environment

  • Passion and empathy for human/consumer centered design

  • Bachelor s or Master's degree or equivalent work experience

  • Highly results oriented, collaborative and creative and highly motivated to disrupt the Higher Ed space

  • Have the drive to inspire others to execute on vision

  • Strong presentation skills and great storytelling

  • Ability to build relationships and influence outside of authority while leveraging Oracle expertise and resource

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Principal Product Manager

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 170016IY