Symantec Senior Product Manager ( Networking or Cyber Security Technologies and Infrastructure) in Waterloo, Ontario

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) is the global leader in cyber security. Operating one of the world’s largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and protect more customers from the next generation of attacks. We help companies, governments and individuals secure their most important data wherever it lives.

What you will do…

The ProxySG is the core technology platform used to protect the largest organizations in world, whether deployed on-premise, on IaaS platforms or as part of the Symantec Web Security Service.

In this position you will:

  • Develop and publish Product requirements for existing and new Products including detailed user stories through an agile engagement process

  • Build relationships with customers, sales teams and channel partners to understand customer and market requirements and environments

  • Work with engineering teams to provide governance on research and product direction to define release themes and corresponding Product deliverables

  • Drive Product from initial concept through development to timely and successful completion

  • Participate in engineering Product design reviews and provide detailed feedback on customer expectations

  • Work with program management on Product life cycle, Product End of Sales/End of Life, inventory analysis and other program management activities

  • Work with the marketing team on positioning, Product introductions and launches

  • Manage a team of 2-3 product managers

  • Some (25%) travel required, including international travel

What you will bring…

  • 5 years+ of previous product management experience including in depth knowledge of the product development lifecycle

  • Working knowledge and experience with networking or cyber security technologies and infrastructure (e.g. firewall, proxies, web filtering, security, reporting, etc.)

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of application security would be an asset

  • Experience interacting with customers to identify requirements and present technical ideas and concepts

  • Results oriented; is able to get things done and motivates others to action

  • Able to work across various organizations and with internal and external customers and channel partners

  • Excellent communication skills including presentation and writing

  • Ability to work independently on issues with diverse scope, analyzing various business elements and determining how to use various resources to meet goals

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Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Relentlessly protect the world’s information. Make a difference at Symantec. Across the globe, we are an ‘essential’ partner to both consumers and businesses of all sizes. We combine our talents, our brains, and our creative energy to reinforce our place as a world-class technical community.

Our most critical asset at Symantec is the talent we hire - you! We look for people who have a desire to excel and reflect our values: Innovation, Action, Customer-Driven, and Trust. We recognize that every opening in our company is a chance to increase Symantec's competitive advantage, and we are willing to invest in you in order to win.

Symantec is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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