Product Manager, Graph

Mountain View, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Are you a hands-on Product Manager looking for a highly-visible and extremely impactful opportunity? Are you looking for a challenging, exciting environment where you roll up your sleeves and get to work? Do you want to shape the future of enterprise software? If you said yes to these questions, then we want to talk to you! 
 
Aera Technology is the Cognitive Automation company that makes business agility happen. We deliver the first scalable digital platform that integrates with existing systems to make and execute business decisions in real time. In the era of digital acceleration, Aera helps enterprises around the world transform how they respond to the ever-changing environment.
 
In this role, you will help drive the roadmap of the unique capabilities of the Aera Cognitive Operating System that transform the way data-driven decisions are made within an organization.  
 
We are a remote-friendly company. Our ideal candidate will be based in the US, and be able to travel to our HQ in Mountain View, CA as needed.

Responsibilities

    • Drive the strategy and roadmap of the data management capabilities that enable Aera to connect to our cognitive data layer and provide visualizations, insights and drive recommendations for Aera end users both from relational and graph databases
    • Work closely with the domain experts and data scientists and develop intelligent capabilities leveraging the best of human knowledge and artificial intelligence
    • Prioritize and create detailed product requirements for analytics related areas
    • Work closely with the Engineering & Design team to drive the product requirements and ensure the timely release of the capabilities
    • Work closely with other product managers to ensure close alignment and integration with the Aera Cognitive Operating System
    • Understand the market demands, target users and use cases intimately and collect feedback on an ongoing basis to understand user pain points and business needs
    • Track and assess competition to develop a deep understanding of the market, and help define differentiating and innovative capabilities within Aera
    • Collaborate with key stakeholders such as product marketing on the creation of the product materials and resources
    • Present product demos and roadmaps to customers and prospects on a regular basis to evangelize and get feedback

About You

    • You are a leader – you work with cross-functional teams, break the barriers, and make things happen
    • You are passionate – you are your product’s biggest advocate, and its biggest critic. You will ceaselessly pursue excellence and do whatever it takes to deliver a product that users love and that delivers value
    • You have a good mix of business and technical skills – you can understand the big picture, and how to make it a reality
    • You are pragmatic – you know when to focus on nuanced details, and when to bring a more strategic perspective to the table
    • You love to learn – you continually gather new information, ideas, and feedback, and you seek to understand the root of an issue, in order to identify an optimal solution
    • You are a master at communication and collaboration – not only can you communicate a compelling vision or a complex concept, but you also know how to motivate a team to collaborate around a problem and work toward a common goal

Requirements

    • 10+ total years of experience in Product Management, Engineering or Implementation roles
    • You have a good understanding of data and analytics space and related products
    • Experience with IOT, streaming, Connectivity, Data Integration, ETL & EAI products, Graph Database, Data quality and technologies is a big plus
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Computer Science or a related technical discipline

Perks and Benefits

      • Stock Options:  We believe every Aera team member should have a stake in our future success
      • Medical:  Benefits provided through your choice of Aetna PPO, Aetna HDHP, or, for California-based team members, Kaiser
      • Dental: No monthly cost to employee through Delta Dental
      • Vision: No monthly cost to employee through VSP
      • 401K and Additional Benefits Plans:  Employees can contribute to: 401(k) plan (Traditional/Roth); Health Savings Account (HSA); Flexible Savings Account (FSA); Supplemental Life Insurance Plan; Short-term Disability; Commuter Benefit Program
      • Learning and Development: You’ll have access to professional development content through Udemy, our online learning platform. Udemy offers thousands of courses to help you learn new skills – whether for your professional development or your personal interests
      • Employee Referral Program:  Earn cash when your referrals get hired!
      • Events and Extras:  We work hard and get things done, but we also value the importance of having fun: office outings; birthday celebrations; holiday parties; weekly in-office lunches, and more
      • Paid Time Off:  To give our best and live a well-balanced life, we need to take time off for rest, relaxation and rejuvenation. Here at Aera, we offer flexible paid time off. In addition, we have 10 paid holidays each year
      • Snacks: When you’re working from the office, you’ll have access to our fully stocked kitchen with a selection of snacks and beverages
Note: We’re continuously re-evaluating these to offer the best for our Aeranauts, so these are subject to change for the better
At Aera, our purpose is to enable a sustainable, efficient, and intelligent world with Cognitive Automation. Our Cognitive Operating System is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to fundamentally transform their organizations and how work is done.
 
If you share our passion for fundamentally transforming how people work — from people working machines, to machines working, guided by people, you’ve met your match. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.  So join us, and let’s build the future of work together!
 
Aera Technology is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Aera Technology will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
 
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