Senior Product Manager - Blockchain - San Francisco, CA Plano, TX Seattle, WA McLean, VA San Jose, CA Boulder, CO

  • Splunk
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Jul 10, 2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!


Do you have a passion for Blockchain and desire to work at a high growth company? Do you enjoy working in a startup but want to launch a product with a huge community of customers? In this position you will work at the intersection of distributed systems and Big Data on a small team building solutions for many customers. At Splunk, we invest heavily in innovation, and are currently seeking a Product Manager for our Blockchain and DLT team to join a smart, tight-knit team.

About You:

You have been working in the DLT space and realize the potential of this technology and Big Data. The ideal candidate will be able to use their creativity and expertise to lead the creation of robust, high-performing solutions and participate constructively in requirements analysis, as well as, design discussions. You will collaborate with a team of engineers, QA, UX and customers to create groundbreaking solutions.


As with any fast-growing company, day-to-day responsibilities will span the entire product management lifecycle and include deep interaction with customers, sales, and engineering.

  • Responsible for the "whole" product experience
  • Engage with customers, develop insights into what is possible, and uncover unarticulated customer needs
  • Define product requirements based on customers needs, market and technology trends
  • Create product roadmaps
  • Collaborate with engineering, QA, support and field teams to drive successful product release and adoption
  • Collaborate with product marketing to support creation of customer driven messaging and content


  • Experience with Distributed Ledger Technologies such as Ethereum/Quorum, Hyperledger frameworks
  • Can learn new technologies quickly and understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved
  • 3-5 years of experience in product management
  • Experience as a Product Manager with data systems and technologies
  • Strong knowledge of data high-availability, scaling and performance
  • Strong analytical capabilities and data driven product decision-making mindset
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written

Desired skills & experience:

  • Worked with popular big data analysis platforms (Hadoop, Spark, Splunk, etc)
  • Operated distributed applications such as Kafka, Redis, Cassandra
  • Developed solutions within cloud computing platforms (AWS, Azure etc)
  • Developed solutions within container orchestration systems (Google Container Engine, Docker, Kubernetes)


  • Bachelors, Masters or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline. Or equivalent practical experience.

What We Offer You

The opportunity to work on game changing, cross industry multi-party computation technology.

  • A set of extraordinarily talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering and QA to product management and customer support.
  • Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.
  • A stable, fun, and supportive work environment.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.