Position: Product Management Director

Location: San Jose, California

About LogLogic:

LogLogic is an established, well-financed pre-IPO company with a cash
flow positive track record.

LogLogic® (www.loglogic.com) is the leader in log management,
compliance management and security management solutions designed to
improve accountability and lower costs for organizations of all sizes.
LogLogic’s unique open log management platform enables customers to
collect, search and store 100 percent of IT log data for a
comprehensive fingerprint of past and current activity across any
organization. Powered by the industry’s leading open log management
platform, LogLogic’s business applications correlate user activities
and event data in real-time for a unique integrated approach to
security event management, database security management and compliance
management with industry and government regulations.

LogLogic is seeking an ambitious candidate who can grow with the
organization, wear multiple hats and take on increasing
responsibilities in a highly visible and strategic role inside the
Company. The ideal candidate operates as a ‘player coach’ who is hands-
on with the product; assists with product requirements and requests
for proposals as required; define overall product vision and product
lifecycle management processes.  The LogLogic product line-up is
rapidly expanding and now encompasses several log management,
compliance management, security event management and database activity
monitoring products.

Critical success factors include domain expertise within the security
and/or information protection market and significant tenure in product


- Manage the entire product life cycle from product conception,
requirements to product beta and first customer ship for all of
LogLogic’s product lines.

- Own the feature management and project, feature and defect
prioritization process.

- Manage and improve the product lifecycle process and gate
stage reviews.

- Work closely with senior management, engineering, sales,
customer support, finance and manufacturing to set strategic direction
for existing and new products.

- Make critical trade-off decisions between functionality,
resources, and delivery timeframes.

- Work with the rest of the organization (support, professional
services, sales engineering, and others) to roll out new product

- Evangelize the LogLogic solution with customers and partners
through executive-level briefings to strategic customers and
prospects, as well as blog postings and articles in the press.

- Connect team members and end users to enable a clear
understanding of important problems customers are trying to solve.

- Manage internal and 3rd-party partner relationships, as needed.


- Technical undergraduate degree required, advanced degree

- Fifteen years overall experience, including 8-10 years in
product management and/or product marketing in a relevant industry

- Experience with enterprise appliances, security or systems
management software a requirement

- Startup experience a plus

- Experience with formal product lifecycle management planning
a plus

- Working technical knowledge of a wide range of computer and
information systems, software applications, networking technologies,
security and storage technologies

- Ability to think strategically as well as willingness to roll-
up-the sleeves and do ‘whatever it takes’ to meet individual and
company goals

- Familiar with developer communities and new media such as
various online media, blogs, twitter etc.

Success factors:

- Self-starter with can-do attitude

- High sense of urgency in meeting goals and deadlines

- Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication

- Strong end user/customer orientation

- Solid understanding of industry trends in security, systems
and storage management

- Ability to travel up to 30%


To apply:   Email resume to cpiasecki AT comcast DOT net