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As a Technical Product Manager, you will be responsible for working with our engineering teams, product management team and customers to provide deep technical knowledge about Rubrik’s third party hardware solutions. Details on Rubrik’s third party hardware offerings can be found here: https://www.rubrik.com/products/cloud-data-management/rubrik-industry-platforms
In this role, you will:
Assist Product Management on the development, management, and communication of the Rubrik CDM software on industry standard server platforms roadmap to both internal and external key stakeholders.
Provide subject matter expertise to our field teams on how to size and deploy Rubrik CDM software on OEM servers. This includes sizing solutions to meet capacity and performance requirements, as well as comparing how OEM server based solutions compare to Rubrik’s own appliance offerings.
Educate Rubrik field teams on how to size and validate third party hardware configurations.
Validate that customer generated bill of materials (BOMs) match Rubrik’s qualified specifications.
Advise and aid our engineering teams on how and when to build products and features from a customer perspective.
Test Alpha and Beta versions of tools used to deploy Rubrik’s software onto OEM servers and provide feedback to our engineering teams.
Produce detailed solution architecture documents and white papers on features and functions of Rubrik products for internal and external audiences.
Collaborate with server OEMs on joint reference architectures.
Works with Rubrik Support to help resolve and prevent issues with Rubrik CDM on third-party hardware.
Help Rubrik customers deploy new products and features in their environment and provide feedback to internal teams. Ensuring that not only is the proper server hardware configuration quoted and ordered, but assisting to ensure that the Rubrik software stack is properly imaged onto the OEM server and gathering any feedback on issues encountered.
Work on special projects including but not limited to: Performance testing, product qualification, alliance partner product integration and automation,
Assist with technical competitive analysis.
Provide technical presentations about Rubrik products and features to internal engineering and field teams, new and existing customers, and industry seminars.
7+ years of overall work experience in the commercial and/or enterprise IT space, as a system administrator, professional services engineer, vendor field engineer or product specialist.
A Bachelor Degree or higher in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience.
Have experience working with Dell, Cisco and/or HPE servers, including BIOS/UEFI configuration and system firmware and management tools (such as iDRAC, iLO and CIMC), as well as IPMI.
Detailed understanding of all of the components in enterprise server hardware to be able to ensure that hardware customers order matches Rubrik’s support configuration (including all components in a server bill of materials and system firmware versions).
Hands-on experience deploying / imaging a complete software stack onto enterprise servers using PXE and ISO tools.
Practical knowledge of computer protocols such as TCP/IP, iSCSI, Fiber Channel, NFS, SMB.
Hands-on experience with rack mounted x86 server platforms.
Expertise with VMware. Other virtualization platforms are desirable.
Experience running benchmarks and performance tests on enterprise computer systems is desirable.
Data protection experience is desirable but not required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Experience writing detailed complex documentation.
Experience presenting technical material to small and large audiences.
A desire to continuously learn and have fun.
Rubrik is one of the fastest growing companies in Silicon Valley, revolutionizing data protection and management in the emerging multi-cloud world. We are the leader in cloud data management, delivering a single platform to manage and protect data in the cloud, at the edge, and on-premises. Enterprises choose Rubrik to simplify backup and recovery, accelerate cloud adoption, enable automation at scale, and secure against cyber threats. Rubrik has raised over $553 million in venture funding, most recently at a valuation of $3.3 billion. We’ve been recognized as a Forbes Cloud 100 Company two years in a row and as a LinkedIn Top 10 startup.
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