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Product Manager for Database Server Scalability



Europe · Middle East · Asia · Remote
Posted on Friday, October 13, 2023
About Neo4j:

Neo4j is the world’s leading graph data platform, and is one of the 20 most popular databases in the world, and the leader in the rapidly emerging Graph Database category. We’re building the technology that enables connected data to solve the world’s most pressing problems.

In fact, 75% of the world’s Fortune 100 companies use Neo4j for their mission critical applications. We’re building the technology that enables connected data to solve the world’s most pressing problems, such as helping to cure cancers, address diabetes, and get humans to Mars. We're proud to fight fraud, crush pandemics, and even help journalists uncover the truth.

Find out more at neo4j.com and follow us at @Neo4j.
Our Vision:

At Neo4j, we have always strived to help the world make sense of data.

As business, society and knowledge become increasingly connected, our technology promotes innovation by helping organizations to find and understand data relationships. We created, drive and lead the graph database category, and we’re disrupting how organizations leverage their data to innovate and stay competitive.

The Role:

This is an opportunity to evolve a product that users love, in a growing space that promises to be one of the most impactful categories in data and database: graph databases.

As the market and technology leader in graph databases, Neo4j is rapidly evolving the category which it pioneered. As graph databases move increasingly into the mainstream, we are looking for a product management leader to accelerate the growth of Neo4j as the company evolves its broader product and solution offering.

As Senior or Lead Product Manager for Neo4j, you will work with a world-class team to lead the next phase of product growth as Neo4j brings graph databases to mainstream IT.

This is a globally impactful role, and you will have an opportunity to work with an amazing team worldwide.

What You'll Bring:

  • 10+ years of professional experience in systems scalability and specifically database scalability, including a minimum of 5+ years as a Product Manager, and 3+ years as a Product Manager for Database Management Systems or DBMS-related products
  • A passion for bringing people together and creating common understanding, experience or desire to lead a team
  • An understanding of the user journey and buyer’s journey, and getting to the root cause of a need, as inspiration for evolving the product vision
  • Experience with a variety of product management processes, and opinions about which work and don't work
  • Real-world experience with scale-out processes, databases, database scalabilty and database tooling
  • Good familiarity with the IT trends, and the data and database landscape
  • Effective communicator, with experience working across multiple time zones

What You'll Do:

  • Work closely with VP of Product Management for the Neo4j Database and Chief Product Officer to evolve the product roadmap and vision for Neo4j
  • Contribute to evolve and define the product roadmap and vision for Neo4j, specifically related to Scalability aspects, related but not limited to database performance for large data volume, query complexity and high concurrency, DBMS/DBaaS scale-out strategies in the Cloud, DBMS scalability orchestration
  • Work with other PMs to create a unified best-in-class experience across all end-user roles.
  • Help Engineering to understand overall vision, priorities, user requirements and business rationale underlying the roadmap
  • Understand market directions, working closely with customers to understand their needs.
  • Measure & assess the progress of the product scalability with respect to goals and vision
  • Work with user-facing areas inside of the company, including product marketing, developer relations, sales, and field engineering, to build a better product and a better understanding of the product
Why Join Neo4j?

Neo4j is, without question, the most popular graph database in the world. We have customers in every industry across the globe, and our products are a proven product/market fit. Joining our team is an opportunity to shape the future of data and analytics. Below are just a few exciting facts about Neo4j.

  • Neo4j is one of the fastest scaling technology companies in this industry. Well over $100M ARR and still rapidly growing.
  • Raised biggest round of funding in all of database history ($325M Series F).
  • Backed by world class investors like Google Ventures (GV), Neo4j has raised over $582M in funding and is currently valued at $2Bn. This puts them among the most well-funded database companies in history.
  • 75% of Fortune 100 use Neo4j with more than 800 enterprise customers including Comcast, eBay, Adobe, Lyft, UBS, IBM, Volvo Cars and many more.
  • Emil Eifrem (CEO) has built an amazing culture that prides itself on relationships, inclusiveness, innovation and customer success.
  • Countless awards in the industry. Massive Enterprises and individual developers/ data scientists love Neo4j. Strong sense of community and ecosystem is built around the platform.
  • A recent Forrester Total Economic Impact Study pegged Neo4j as delivering 417% ROI to customers.

We encourage you to apply even if you don’t 100% fit the qualifications above. Why? Because we are committed to building an environment that fosters belonging, which means valuing intellectually honest discussions and being receptive to new ideas and perspectives.

One of our central objectives is to provide an inclusive, diverse, and equitable workplace for everyone to develop their potential and have a positive, career-defining experience.

Neo4j Values:

Neo4j is a Silicon Valley company with a Swedish soul. We foster collaboration and each of us is empowered to contribute and put our innovative stamp on projects. We hire candidates who reflect the following Neo4j core values:

(we)-[:THRIVE_IN]->(:Culture {type: [‘Open’, ‘Inclusive’})
(we)-[:ASSUME]->(:Intent {direction:’Positive’})
(we)-[:WELCOME]->(:Discussions {nature: ‘IntellectuallyHonest’})

Neo4j is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Please read the privacy notice regarding Neo4j's recruitment process to understand how we will handle the personal data that you provide.

More information at www.neo4j.com.