Technical Product Manager, Frameworks Engineering - Communications


April 2, 2021

Do what you love. Love what you do.

At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.
Job Description
Join our team and experience Workday!
It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.
About the Role
Workday operates at incredible scale and with that scale comes big challenges. How do we ensure key parts of that architecture operate efficiently and effectively, ensuring that our customers have a reliant and performant system that they need to execute their mission critical business operations? How do we provide highly performant communications framework and routing solutions to promote standardized operations across multi-process, distributed environments? These are the topics that we need our Frameworks Engineering - Communications product manager to obsess over.
As a Technical Product Manager in Frameworks Engineering - Communications, you are critical to the success of every Workday customer:

  • Define product vision and strategy

  • Work closely with technical architects, development, operations, and infrastructure organizations

  • Guide the application of latest industry thinking into our technology platform to improve performance, reliability and scalability

  • Guide feature and service requirements based on Data Driven decisions

  • Work with development teams to execute on the roadmap and deliver business value

  • Measure and accomplish Workday OKRs through data driven decision making

Necessary Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • Solid understanding of operations of complex systems in private and public data centers

  • Highly self-motivated and strong customer empathy

  • An excellent communicator, written and verbal, and enjoy a fast-paced work environment

  • A systematic thinker able to extract simplicity from complexity

  • Can manage multiple projects in a large organization

  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results

  • Proven track record of thought leadership in product management

Desirable skills and experience:

  • 4+ years of product management, consulting, or development experience

  • Experience with network routing
  • Experience with RPC and serialization
  • Experience in distributed systems
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Software Testing and Deployment pipelines

  • Experience in building highly scalable, dynamically deployed, reliable systems

  • Experience with in-memory object graph systems

  • Experience with SaaS

  • Experience with automation technologies