As a Strategy Consultant at IBM, you will help reinvent businesses and industries by developing and utilizing specialized knowledge of industry-specific and cross-industry competitive strategies. You'll manage complex components of an engagement, working closely with clients and their customers to understand their pain points. Your strategic recommendations will drive change in a digitally-enabled era and give you the opportunity to collaborate with highly talented IBMers. Are you ready?
Your Role and Responsibilities
Ready to re-imagine the product management role? At IBM, as an Asset Offering Manager, you are responsible for the full lifecycle of an asset: from validating need to determining the business model and defining the solution requirements. Going beyond the traditional focus of timetables and budgets, you use your keen insights into what customers want in their own business plan - and work across disciplines to build the best solutions to a problem.
With the recent acquisition of Nordcloud, IBM is looking to attract a talented Product Manager to develop and grow the market for our new Solution as a Service (SlaaS) Assets. Nordcloud has been awarded the World's number 1 cloud-native Managed Services Partner in the May 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Hyper scaler MSP's and is growing by 50% year on year. Today, some of the world's leading companies achieve the maximum opportunities from Public Cloud. Our customers are large enterprises who are seeking to benefit from the agility, scalability, and cost-effectiveness of Public Cloud and Cloud Solutions in their IT environments.
We are seeking a creative and passionate Services Asset Product Manager to join our innovative and industry leading Hybrid Cloud Services Product Management team. In this role, you will work with a cross-functional team from Design, Development, Marketing, and Sales. From prototyping to development to commercialization, you'll help manage the full lifecycle. In doing so, you will be on the FRONT LINES of bringing IBM's innovations in asset management to market. Your unique combination of good instincts matched with deep analytical and systems-level thinking enables you to focus on the things that matter most and build long-lasting products. You possess strong asset management and/or asset performance management experience as well as familiarity with Multicloud Asset Solutions that enable: Transformation of the infrastructure, Transformation of the organization and Transformation of the workload.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
With the unique blend of strong relationship management and technology acumen that complements your product management background, you will also bring a track record of strong follow-through, ongoing skill development (aka upskilling), and a passion for innovation. You are...
Comfortable interacting directly with clients, specifically in lab collaboration
Able to prioritize new features based on user needs - aligning with both the company's short- and long-term goals, and technical platform scalability
Broad in scope and creativity: Able and willing to perform a variety of tasks to ensure the success of the team and deliverables, and good at sorting out ambiguity
Adept in seeing "past the project": Understand and recognize opportunities by accepting ownership for 'next level' initiatives
fluent in German and English
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
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