Alcatel-Lucent Senior Cloud Product Line Manager in Kfar Saba, Israel


CloudBandTMis Nokia s innovative Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) platform, supporting for service providers on their journey to migrate existing applications and create new applications on the cloud. These days, CloudBandTMis getting ready for its next phase as internal and external customers have started production with CloudBandTM.

The Senior Cloud Product Line Manager (PLM) will join a small highly competent team of product managers that are responsible for the product strategy, definition, and delivery supervision of the cloud product portfolio. The senior cloud product manager will gather and validate requirements from external and internal customers, drive inclusion of requirements into the CloudBandTMproduct roadmap, engage with Product Management and R&D to define the product and propose solutions, and be accountable for shipping the product. The Product Manager will interact on an architectural, delivery and commercial level with the development, outbound and other stakeholders teams.

This role will report to the Head of Product for CloudBandTM Infrastructure Software.

  • Responsibilities: *

Own the definition of significant parts of the CloudBandTMsolution

Prioritize and create a roadmap for the capabilities under the product manager responsibilities

Define epics, user stories and acceptance criteria in an agile environment of continuous planning

Collaborate closely with both internal and external teams as a subject matter expert for cloud and NFV

Deep engagement with key strategic customers (external and internal)


8 years of relevant industry experience

3 Years of experience engaging with external or internal customers

3 Years of experience in software development / software architecture. Alternatively 3 Years of experience in DevOps / technical presale / system architecture

3 Years of experience as an inbound product manager advantage

Ability to listen, facilitate, negotiate, and suggest out-of-the-box solutions

Combination of deep technical understanding with a strong business view

Self-managed, results-driven, structured and methodical

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Technical Education in Computer Sciences or Engineering (MBA Advantage)

Experience in working with customers from either telecom operators, enterprises, or business/product units within corporations

Experience in at least one of the following: cloud, platforms, infrastructure, virtualization, or networking

Experience with virtualization technologies (e.g. VMware, XEN, KVM) and/or with cloud infrastructure - Advantage

Entrepreneurial experience - Advantage

Job: fALU Product Management

Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-Israel-Kfar Saba

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 17000004JN