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Product Owner (Platform)

Gurgaon, India

About the Team

Our close-knit Platform Product Management group helps envision and build a highly scalable, secure and distributed AI/ML big data platform that enables our Application teams to build transformational analytics AI/ML apps rapidly. We work with our customers, sales, designers and engineering to develop this AI/ML big data analytics platform that advances our strategic goals.

About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager help us build and evolve our world-class Reflex AI/ML platform. It is at the core of every transformational analytics product built for our Communication Service Provider (CSP) Tier-1 customer as well as IIoT. We work closely with the Reflex apps teams that build and deploy AI/ML apps on our platform, driving transformation for our worldwide customers.

Why we need you 

This is a unique opportunity to join a product team that sits at the core of Guavus (Thales) AI/ML/Big Data strategy. As we plan for growth, we are looking to adding a product expert who can drive designing and implementing our cutting edge AI/ML product strategy and build a set of very competitive and compelling analytics capabilities on the platform. We need you to study the market, competition, customers and apply standardized frameworks to productize differentiating AI/ML research at Guavus.

Who you are

  • You have strong communication skills, strong business acumen and great product instincts
  • You have at least five years’ relevant experiencein software product management working in the big data analytics and machine learning domain
  • You have a BE/BS degree in Computer Science or a similar quantitative discipline. An advanced degree in CS or equivalent experience is good to have but not necessary. Having previously served in a data science or ML engineer role is a huge positive
  • You have very strong story-telling skills: You must be able to look at a diverse set of information collected from sales, customers, market research, users, and synthesize them to create motivating customer-centric stories and detailed requirements for platform engineers
  • You have a customer-first mind-setand obsess about why and how Guavus customers use our platform and use these insights to keep customers’ best interest in product decisions and overall backlog prioritization at all times
  • You have a solid business to technology intuitionusing which you are able to identify the right analytics capabilities for business opportunities, make prioritization calls, and translate the customer/market needs to platform requirements
  • You understand the entire machine learning lifecyclefrom data prep to feature engineering to prototyping to model management in a production grade environment
  • You have familiarity with ML platformssuch as SKlearn, pytorch, tensorflow, and ML algorithms and AI techniques such as reinforcement learning
  • You have strong design skills, and can work with UX designers and customers to constantly define and improve on product usability
  • You are at home with technologies such as Spark, ElasticSearch, H2o, Mllib, Flink, DSML platforms, Neural Networks, ML algorithms
  • You have good knowledge about Cloud AI/ML platform capabilities across Azure, GCP and AWS and keep up with the latest market
  • You have deep interest in applied machine learning and AI capabilities in a production-grade environment (Critical!!)
  • You understand the security and compliance environment large scale enterprises have to operate in
  • You are well versed in building products using microservices, Service Oriented Architectures, and REST APIs and lean product development methodologies

Your primary responsibilities

  • Maximizing Guavus Reflex platform’s analytics value through productization of AI/ML research at a regular cadence through agile product management
  • Balance technical constraints and resource constraints and still deliver differentiating ML capabilities in the platform that clearly illustrate business value to customers and analytics apps built on Reflex
  • Customer/Market to product technical translation: Translate RAF AI/ML strategy and customer asks into technical stories and detailed requirements for Reflex Analytics Fabric engineering team
  • Work collaboratively with field-technology (CTO group), analytics research and engineering to define game changing AI//ML capabilities in our Reflex platform that powers a variety of ML applications across operations intelligence, customer analytics, marketing analytics, cyber-security and IIoT
  • Work closely with platform architects & engineers of your domain and know how to build an ML platform incrementally using agile product management techniques with a strong focus and balance on the long-term AI/ML strategy
  • Constantly evaluate the market penetration of your product, how to drive increased adoption, and improve the user experience
  • Contribute to the product strategy and roadmap of ML initiatives at Guavus to help drive the most impact to our customers in CSPs and IIoT domains
  • Shipping enterprise-grade features that solve true customer problems and are able to prove business value by defining and tracking product success metrics and presenting to executives and customers at a regular cadence