Define the application strategy and road map in conjunction with other team members and key stakeholders
Talk to stakeholders on a daily basis to understand user persona's and use cases and to understand the stakeholder's needs, pains and drivers, as well as to be able to serve as a customer advocate on usability issues.
Deliver a clearly defined, prioritized backlog and corresponding user stories.
Work with Engineering to define detailed Feature Requirements that address customer and prospect needs
Work in partnership with Engineering and Operations to manage content and delivery of a product release.
Perform product demos, training and executive briefings with professional presentation skills
Be an expert with respect to the competition through market and competitive analysis and with IT industry trends in general
Analyze, synthesize and communicate market data to the Product Strategy and Executive teams
Work with the Product Marketing & Management Teams to help define product positioning
Assist with technology assessments, product performance evaluations, and operational metrics that provide criteria for go/no go decisions
Build and manage relationships with key Sales personnel, customers, channel partners, industry analyst and OEM/technology partners