Senior Product Manager Communities (a1k700000007WWyAAM) San Francisco, California

Salesforce.com transformed the enterprise software market with cloud computing. We’ve launched business apps and platforms that are as easy to use as Amazon.com and as social as Facebook. And now we’ve got our sights set on the next generation of cloud computing. Recognized as by FORTUNE magazine as the world’s 4th fastest growing company, our technology teams are the brains behind visionary technologies like the Force.com platform, enterprise social collaboration tools like Salesforce Chatter and the AppExchange marketplace that are help growing the cloud computing industry. With more than 13,000 employees, the first enterprise cloud computing company to exceed $4.0B in annual revenue run rate, and more than 200,000 customers worldwide, we are proud to contribute to the success of companies of all sizes and industries, around the globe. We're also one of the "Best Places to Work" (FORTUNE). If you're passionate about innovation, come help revolutionize how companies collaborate and communicate with customers.

Salesforce.com is currently seeking a Sr. Product Manager to work on our Salesforce Communities product – the fastest growing new product at Salesforce.com - and help revolutionize the way people collaborate at work and with their customer and partner ecosystems. We’re looking for a team player who is passionate about building products and bringing them to market.


Responsibilities:
· Drive the success of our new Salesforce Community product. Leverage market analysis, competitive understanding, and customer research to define the roadmap for Communities and bring the best of consumer web social and collaboration technology to the enterprise.
· Translate product strategy into detailed requirements and prototypes, and then work with designers, developers, and quality engineers to implement these features. Bring a detailed eye for user experience and design to ensure features drive high adoption and customer enthusiasm.
· Facilitate communication throughout the development process between a variety of internal teams in the US as well as customer facing teams, ensuring that products satisfy customers’ needs and are highly adopted.
· Serve as a product evangelist with Marketing, Sales, and the go-to-market organization to help them understand the vision, roadmap and best practices.
· Interact with customers to get product feedback and identify additional market opportunities.


Required Skills:
· Master’s degree in Computer Science, Product Design, Business Administration, Engineering or related field.
· 5+ years of experience in Product Management or related field.
· Demonstrated experience in gathering and transforming customer needs into an actionable product vision and requirements definition
· Excellent organizational skills, analytic capabilities, and attention to detail.
· Proven track record of executing on cross-team projects. Strong communication skills.
· Strong user experience/design sense, with a record of building great products.


Desired Skills:
· Experience in designing, developing, and building collaborative or social web technologies, either in the consumer or enterprise space.
· Demonstrated experience in the agile software development process.
· Experience presenting to executive leadership and handling sensitive customer escalations
· Experience in designing and building public, branded communities
· Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
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