Director, Product Management (Principal IC) more...
Location:San Francisco, CA
First posted:March 04, 2021

Location: California - San Francisco
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Job Category
Products and Technology
Job Details

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and technically, strong leader Product Management Team for our Digital Platform team to drive the vision and execution of a UI Platform that enables Salesforce to build interactive, ML driven personalized web applications. In this role, you will work with business partners across Salesforce to understand business needs and translate them into technical requirements. You will be part of the Digital Product Management team, work closely with the Digital Platform UX and Engineering teams and other stakeholders throughout the organization.

In this role youll be expected to develop expertise in our lightning web front-end technology stack, stay up to date with evolving technology trends and collaborate with our engineering teams to build & drive the technical roadmap forward. Youll work closely with our product managers to define the roadmap for our growing product offering and feature set, ensuring the technical strength of our platform.


  • Own the creation of the complete product / platform vision and multiyear roadmap for UI Foundation in partnership with Engineering teams, UX/design teams and business stakeholders
  • Drive the execution of UI Foundation roadmap that enables UI/Front-end engineering teams across digital ecosystem which includes (please use the apply button below) amongst many other web properties
  • Drive the vision and execution of integrating UI stacks with ML based engines for real-time personalization
  • Work closely with Salesforce product engineering teams to provide feedback, initiate feature requests and ensure digital ecosystem is a reference implementation of Salesforce products
  • Understand larger Digital architecture and technology vision and define how UI foundation needs to evolve to support millions of users around the world
  • Share insights and partner with engineering stakeholders to manage technical considerations; work closely with the engineering team to ensure that product requirements are understood
  • Manage technical considerations, working closely with engineering team to deliver elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Manage technical projects and investments in our core platform technology, ensuring transparent project plans, milestones and, ultimately, that delivery deadlines are met
  • Prioritize and resource technical projects, ensuring company wide priorities are met and supported by continual investment in the strength of our technology
  • Operate an agile development framework by defining user stories, planning sprints, and driving retrospectives

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in a combination of product management, software engineering, consulting or equivalent field
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks and libraries such as NodeJS, React, Angular, Vue, Polymer, etc.
  • Passionate about Web technologies and standards, applying them and taking them further
  • Strong understanding of core metrics such as performance, SEO, browser compatibility of public websites
  • Previous experience in launching and/or managing SaaS/PaaS/IaaS offerings
  • Proven experience product managing a technology platform or tech stack
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage competing priorities and meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Comfort working with senior stakeholders and leadership
  • B.S. or M.S. in Technology (computer science, computer engineering, applied math, engineering or other equivalent field).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of the different components of the technology stack for a cloud-based application
  • Prior experience as a software engineer on scalable frontend or backend technology stacks
  • Knowledge of open-source technologies, modern web standards/best practices and distributed systems are a plus
  • Familiarity with Salesforce Lightning UI & design ecosystem

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