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Product Line Manager V - Network Automation Software

Date: May 5, 2023

Location: Richardson, TX, US, 75082

Company: Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.

Fujitsu at a Glance

Fujitsu is a leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, headquartered in Japan, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 132,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.

We are a corporate culture that places great value on the pursuit of new possibilities previously unimagined and brings them to fruition has been the foundation of the Fujitsu’s success since its inception.  In an increasingly competitive world, in which the pace of change continues to accelerate, Fujitsu must strive for continuous innovation. Each and every employee will rise to the challenge of creating new value amid changes in the management environment, technology, society and the marketplace. With a spirit of challenge, we are committed to the continuous creation of new value.  Fujitsu wants innovators like you!
Req ID:15176


We are looking for a highly motivated networking software professional to join the Software Business Unit Network Automation team as a senior PLM for Virtuora SO and be a key contributor to the developing SMO offering and business opportunities. The role requires strong collaboration and communication including working with software engineering to plan requirements and releases, and to lead customer RFI/RFPs responses, business development and support customer engagements. They will work to drive roadmap and product launch deliverables as well as support the product post-sale. Taking initiative, leadership, strong communication and organizational skills are critical to succeed in this role in a rapidly developing part of our business.  Virtuora orchestration and data analytics are key in the growth of our software business in 5G networking.  Engagements with multiple Tier 1 operators have commenced and are expected to grow into significant strategic businesses. 


Responsibilities & Success Factors

  • Strong background in network management and automation software - particularly orchestration and mobillity software
  • Formulate and build product offerings in support of strategic business offerings
  • Business case development and maintenance
  • Interworking with software partners and other ecosystem participants
  • Engagement on market, customer and industry requirements including attendance and contribution to industry standard bodies (e.g. ORAN)
  • Strong communication and presentation skills to support customer meetings and defining requirements 
  • Leadership in a high pressure, high growth software business
  • Drive product requirements from roadmap to delivery
  • Manage the software product roadmap 
  • Collaborate with offerings managers and integration/test teams
  • Manage and facilitate customer lab evaluations and demonstrations
  • Lead technical responses and participation in commercial offer formulation for customer RFI, RFP



  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field is a requirement, advanced technical or business degrees are a plus
  • At least 10 years of experience in software industry is a requirement - preferably networking/mobility
  • Experience with open networking concepts, standards and ecosystems in software and associated network domains
  • Experience in software product management and development 
  • Experience in customer-facing roles at a director level and above.


At Fujitsu, one of our corporate principles is "We respect human rights." This principle underpins our corporate and individual activities and guides the actions of every Fujitsu Group member. We embrace diversity and equal opportunity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.  By empowering people, we can unleash our collective strengths to create a better experience for our employees, our customers, and our partners.

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