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Lead Product Manager

Req id:  25144

Hyderabad, TG, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  



The opportunity:


The Technical Product Manager is responsible for the release planning and execution throughout the product development lifecycle, including: gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, and working closely with engineering, and product management to enhance existing products to developing new products for the company.


You are great at:


  • Be the Product Owner for technical deliverables; writing user stories, acceptance criteria, stocking, grooming and prioritizing backlogs, producing release plans and epic roadmaps, running show and tells
  • Work with developers and architects to ensure their requirements are collated and prioritized alongside product requirements
  • Single point of contact for clarification of requirements for development teams
  • Establish and deploy robust requirement-gathering processes to define product requirements as well as build continuous feedback
  • Proactively identify issues impacting the product line and recommend next steps/solutions
  • Continuously improve the product development process, incorporating lessons learned and best practices
  • Manage product dashboard and communications to internal teams
  • Liaise with product manager to understand the features and changes in product requirements and support the release planning and sprint planning exercises
  • Understand Agile estimation approaches and allow the team to manage itself


 Technical Proficiency


  • Must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy; a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality.
  • An understanding of software development processes and ability to work closely with development teams and Product Management teams
  • Knowledge of Analytics, eDiscovery and Compliance market is highly desirable
  • Previous working experience as a product owner


What it takes:


  • 10+ years’ experience in defining and managing core products
  • Strong knowledge in Business Intelligence, eDiscovery domain
  • Practical knowledge of agile/iterative development process is mandatory
  • Good understanding of product specifications documentation
  • Entrepreneurial and self-motivated, business oriented
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Goal driven; plans and manages toward achieving goals, anticipates problems and issues and proactively drives their resolution.
  • Strategizing and presenting ideas to stakeholders
  • Technical definition of product features according to customer needs
  • Acting as the main point of contact between teams and stakeholders
  • Managing and prioritizing product backlog items
  • Assisting the scrum/product development team to meet the objectives of each sprint
  • Adjusting and improving each iteration of the product before release
  • Identifying areas of improvement
  • Keeping customers and stakeholders informed of the status of the product
  • Close work with Product Management
  • Experience in working in an international environment involving multiple development sites on various time zones.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent level



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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