Director Data Center Product Management

Industry: ICT Business

Employment type: Full Time

Nationality: Emirati

Location: Dubai

Accountabilities

Identify market opportunities and shifts in market trends that offer opportunities and threats to the existing business line
Define the strategy of the business line/portfolio aligned with overall ICT strategy
Create business plan and related P&L budget in collaboration with Finance Business Partners, SVP ICT Business, SVP ICT Ops
Accountable for end to end portfolio of business line PLM (ie. market analysis, inception, launch, uptake, monitoring, calibration and retirement)
Accountable for P&L and contribution margin level and overall performance of the ICT business
Ensure execution of business line roadmap as per agreed strategy and timelines
Continuously analyze business line requirements/needs and work towards revenue growth and development of the business line
Lead cross-functional team composed of direct and virtual reports in functions ranging from product marketing, presales, sales, solutions design, project management, and partner management
Accountable for the training materials of the portfolio and assist product marketing in the creation of the marketing materials
Continuously balance build versus partner for solutions and time to market
 

Minimum Education:

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (ie. Business Administration, Engineering, IT, etc
MBA is a preferred

 

Minimum Experience:

Minimum 15 years of total work experience in ICT related fields, specifically within Data Center, applications and virtualisation
Minimum 5 years leading product teams during growth cycle of existing business unit
Proven Experience of product lifecycle management of product(s)

Knowledge & Skills:

Ability to think strategically and holistically
Deep knowledge of market trends related to Data Center business
Business owner / P&L mindset
Solid ICT business acumen with structured and analytical thinking
Conscious of long-term cross-functional cause & effect in key decision-making situations
Strong relationship management, cultural intelligence (CQ) and influencing techniques
Natural Leader and a “team player”
Good foresight and proactive solution finder

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