Oracle Principal Product Manager in Budapest, Hungary

Principal Product Manager

Preferred Qualifications

Do you have interest in Cloud Platform as a Service?

Are you looking for a challenging and existing opportunity to shape the foundation of the Oracle’s PaaS offering?

Do you enjoy working in a high-performance team to solve tough technical challenges?


team is building the next generation platform to serve various Platform

as a Service offerings including Database Cloud Service, Java Cloud

Service, Java SE Service, Node Service, Caching Service, etc.


want to transform how industry uses Middleware PaaS. We envision a

single platform that can on-board any middleware offering as a service

on the cloud. Join us and help us realize our vision.


Oracle Public Cloud / Fusion Middleware Product Management team is

looking for an accomplished professional in the area of Platform as a

Service / Cloud.

The team is responsible for many Cloud product

offerings for private and public Cloud including but not limited to

WebLogic Server, Coherence, Java Cloud Service, Java SE Cloud Service,

Node Cloud Service and other JavaScript based services, and the core

platform serving these and other cloud services offered by Oracle.


a key member of this team, you will help design, build and deliver the

next generation of these vital platform offering. You will also drive

service adoption by directly working with sales team and partners as

well as key customers.

As the product manager for the

core platform that underpins PaaS offering in public and private Cloud,

you will be part of a team of product managers that direct the

development of Oracle’s Public Cloud products.

We are looking for

a senior leader to direct a team of technical architects and developers

in the further development of our next generation PaaS platform.


role requires broad knowledge of Cloud, Platform as a Service, various

technologies like Database, Java, Application Containers, Linux

Container, DevOps tools such as Chef, Puppet, etc., ideally accompanied

with prior experience in leading the production development,

architecture, or product management of platform services for the cloud,

or middleware products. While this role is not a software development

role, prior hands-on experience in building applications on Java EE,

Database technologies is mandatory, with experience in other layered

middleware products like Service Bus, SOA, etc., is highly preferred.

The role requires you to translate your knowledge of the PaaS landscape

and industry use cases into product requirements that drive the

direction of our solution.

The role requires working

across a large number of engineering teams, all served by the platform,

gather requirements, and distill them into a clearly communicated set of

ideas and requirements to your engineering team. You need to be able to

clearly document and communicate both the technical and business

requirements that will be used by product engineering to develop the

products and you will need to develop the core product messaging that

will be the basis for the product sales and marketing messages. You will

also create content for internal sales team and external partners who

can sell and build exciting solutions on Oracle PaaS Platform.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with other Product Management leaders globally, and across

different product lines to define release prioritization for assigned

product areas

  • Deliver quality PRDs, and functional specifications

  • Track status, resolve issues, and coordinate communication during the product development process

  • Work closely with engineering and QA teams to ensure product development is delivered to spec.

  • Help with running client beta and pilot programs with early-stage products and prototypes

  • Participate in customer advisory boards and strategic customer

meetings in order understand customer requirements and to communicate

product features and roadmaps

  • Keep track of the competitive offerings in the space

  • Demonstrate passion for your work and the motivation to solve hard problems.

  • A strong track record of achievement is critical. Whatever it

is that you have done in the past, you should have demonstrated success.

  • You need to be highly detailed oriented and you need to love

taking complex ideas and making them simple. We don’t believe that you

can deliver great products without individuals who are passionate about

getting each detail right.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 5 years’ experience in Product Management, 10 years’ in software engineering or related experience

  • Strong knowledge in Enterprise Middleware Technologies like

Java EE, Web Tier, DevOps Tools, JavaScript, SOA, Service Bus, Security

and Identity Management

  • Experience in development/implementation of complex applications using above technologies

  • Experience in delivering enterprise middleware or PaaS through agile development methodologies

  • MS or Equivalent in Engineering or equivalent experience with MBA preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Superb presentation skills for IT decision makers

  • Demonstrated success defining and launching excellent products

  • Proven ability to coordinate and successfully influence cross-functional teams to deliver on schedules

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.

Job: Product Development

Location: RO-RO,Romania-Bucharest

Other Locations: BG-BG,Bulgaria-Sofia, HU-HU,Hungary-Budapest

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle