Sr. Product Manager - Packer

Remote - US (SF Bay Area)

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Posted 1 month ago

About HashiCorp

HashiCorp is a fast-growing startup that solves development, operations, and security challenges in infrastructure so organizations can focus on business-critical tasks.  We build tools to ease these decisions by presenting solutions that span the gaps.  Our tools manage both physical machines and virtual machines, Windows, and Linux, SaaS and IaaS, etc. 

About the Role

Hashicorp is a multi-cloud company that believes in beautiful, simple developer tooling for infrastructure operations.Packer is the leading multi-cloud machine image building tool, powering critical workflows for and at cloud service providers both big and small.

An ideal candidate in this role would be responsible for working with the team to chart a larger vision for Packer and how it can integrate with our other provisioning tools. This role will involve being able to research a high level vision and provide prioritized problem descriptions for the steps to deliver it.

In this role you can expect to:

  • Conduct detailed interviews and research with users to understand their problems more deeply.
  • Write PRDs (Product Requirements Document) that explain and detail problems aggregated from our customers.
  • Prioritize customer, community and internal feature requests for the team to work on.
  • Own and define the roadmap and strategy for Packer and potentially Terraform.

You may be a good fit for our team if you have:

  • 2+ years in product management or have a technical background in infrastructure or DevOps.
  • Significant experience with devops tooling, or infrastructure-as-a-service.
  • Strong technical skills or knowledge.
  • Articulate and effective communication skills, both in writing and verbally. 
  • The willingness to fill in gaps with self-directed learning & professional development
  • BS/BA degree required


  • Collaboration: Ability to work in a team setting with many different functional roles and priorities
  • Curiosity: Interested in determining how things work at their core, always taking the step further to learn more
  • Care: Take ownership over their work, will make sure what is shipped is high quality
  • First principles thinking


HashiCorp embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe the more inclusive we are, the better our company will be. #LI-EC1

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