Senior Product Manager - Couchbase Server HA/DR

Santa Clara, California

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At Couchbase, big things happen. Every day, we’re translating vision into reality by tackling new and exciting challenges head-on. This is a breakthrough stage in our company, where the enthusiasm of our employees and leadership team is infectious and growing.  You’ll have the opportunity to learn new skills, grow your career, and work with the smartest, most passionate people in the industry.
You are a Senior Product Manager who is interested in building a highly performant hyper-scale data platform as part of the Couchbase Server team. You will do this by revolutionizing the way customers run workloads in the hybrid or multi-cloud environment, having a direct and immediate impact on hundreds of users. Your skillsets in product management, database technologies, data replication, backup management, and distributed cluster management will allow you to be invaluable in this role.


  • In this highly visible position, lead collaboration across engineering, design, marketing, sales, and executive leadership
  • Extensively work with the engineering teams to prioritize and drive feature specification and design from concept to general availability
  • Engage deeply with our customers to understand their evolving requirements, influence and develop the product roadmap and identify high-value integrations with the broader database ecosystem
  • Work with internal functional groups (engineering, marketing, support, sales, etc.) as well as customers and partners to drive feature priorities, product releases and customer engagement
  • Contribute to internal and external product-related content like sales collateral, feature blogs and documentation
  • Lead the team in creating a process to ensure each new release has a well- defined KPIs and the proper tracking to measure key product and business metrics


  • 5+ years of experience in the information management industry
  • 5+ years highly-focused technical product management experience in a fast-paced technology company
  • Bachelor’s degree: computer science or related discipline; Master’s degree preferred
  • Domain expert in databases is a must with deep knowledge of the database landscape
  • Experience interfacing directly with engineering teams to ensure the products they build meet the needs of the partners and customers that ultimately use them
  • Have the ability to communicate complex technical issues simply and convincingly to a wide range of audiences
  • Domain knowledge of at least one of the following: RDBMS, NoSQL, Key-Value stores, distributed systems
  • Critical thinker with a strong bias towards action; ability to go deep into technology and relate technical enhancements to customer use cases
  • Experience in a start-up environment a strong plus
About Couchbase
Unlike other NoSQL databases, Couchbase provides an enterprise-class, multicloud to edge database that offers the robust capabilities required for business-critical applications on a highly scalable and available platform. Couchbase is built on open standards, combining the best of NoSQL with the power and familiarity of SQL, to simplify the transition from mainframe and relational databases.
Couchbase’s HQ is conveniently located in Santa Clara, CA with additional offices throughout the globe. We’re committed to a work environment where you can be happy and thrive, in and out of the office.
At Couchbase, you’ll get:* A fantastic culture* A focused, energetic team with aligned goals* True collaboration with everyone playing their positions* Great market opportunity and growth potential* Time off when you need it. * Regular team lunches and fully-stocked kitchens.* Open, collaborative spaces. * Competitive benefits and pre-tax commuter perks
Whether you’re a new grad or a proven expert, you’ll have the opportunity to learn new skills, grow your career, and work with the smartest, most passionate people in the industry.
Revolutionizing an industry requires a top-notch team. Become a part of ours today. Bring your big ideas and we'll take on the next great challenge together.
Check out some recent industry recognition:*DBTA Readers' Choice Awards: Best Database Overall and Best In-Memory Database*2020 Bay Area Best Place to Work*Wealth Front Career-Launching Companies List 2020*Couchbase Named a Leader: Forrester Wave Big Data NoSQL Report*Deloitte Technology Fast 500 2019*Forbes Next Billion-Dollar Startup 2018*Big Data 100: 35 Coolest Data Management And Integration Vendors
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