Director, Product Management –SteelFusion Cloud

Job Locations US-San Francisco
Req No.
Product Management

Company Overview

About Riverbed

Riverbed solutions help companies transition from legacy hardware to a new software-defined and cloud-centric approach to networking and application delivery for the digital age. The Riverbed Application Performance Platform™ takes Riverbed’s SD-WAN solution for agile networking that really works, and adds to this digital backbone industry-leading solutions for WAN optimization and hybrid networking, for branch IT orchestration, and for end-to-end visibility from device to cloud. All these solutions are integrated in a flexible, modular, digital architecture that delivers any apps, data and services from any public or private cloud across any network to any end-point, with the best possible user experience as determined by business policy.


Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.



Riverbed SteelFusion delivers a modern, cloud-like experience to IT organizations managing increasingly complex, mission-critical ROBO locations in today’s digital world. SteelFusion is the first and only Software-Defined Edge (SD-Edge) solution that delivers local performance while enabling data convergence, instant provisioning/recovery and lower TCO for distributed organizations. With SteelFusion’s SD-Edge solution, the world’s leading enterprise and government agencies are able to:   

  • Converge remote storage, server, backup and networking infrastructure into one appliance
  • Secure 100% of a company’s data in the data center or public cloud while delivering the application performance required by remote workers to get business
  • Achieve agile IT with instant provisioning of new network services, line of business apps and entirely new sites
  • Eliminate remote backup, achieve near real-time RPO and significantly reduce RTO
  • Minimize operational costs by extending hybrid cloud investments in storage, virtualization, backup and IT staff to every edge in the business



Riverbed SteelFusion is a converged storage virtualization product that enables organizations to consolidate edge infrastructure and manage that infrastructure centrally from the datacenter.  As the product manager responsible for the cloud initiative targeted at the major public cloud vendors (Microsoft Azure, AWS, and Google) you will help define and shape SteelFusion as it enters the multi-cloud and hybrid cloud environments.  The person in this role will drive the complete cloud and next gen application infrastructure strategy and roadmap for the SteelFusion product line.  This would include formulating and develop our offering around next gen application platforms like containers, serverless architectures, Function as a Service etc.

Key Skills for the position

  • Be passionate about the cloud and  how it can transform how corporations do business
  • Takes ownership and drives new product introduction and go to market efforts to drive to business results with a sense of urgency
  • Open minded and willing to refine the vision/product strategy based on field/industry data driven 360* analysis
  • Drive customer and market driven priorities for the cross-functional team via a clear agile PM process
  • Ability to communicates concisely and effectively to across all stakeholders in the organization
  • Determine key partnerships and integrations to unlock greater customer value 
  • Team player able to effortlessly work with cross-­‐functional teams



  • 5+ year product management experience. 3+ years’ product management experience in virtualization and cloud technologies/products.
  • 2+ years of experience with Cloud technologies such as Azure compute/storage, Amazon AWS/EBS/S3, Google Cloud Platform. Familiar with containers and serverless computing industry trends
  • Ability to think on your feet, and quickly make well-­‐reasoned decisions with limited data
  • Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal skills to effectively interact and establish immediate credibility with the engineering team, executives, sales, and customers.
  • BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent. MBA is highly desirable.


Why Riverbed Technology?

If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed.  We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.


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Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.








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