Enterprise Search - Senior Product Manager


Distributed, EMEA

Elastic is a free and open search company that powers enterprise search, observability, and security solutions built on one technology stack that can be deployed anywhere. From finding documents to monitoring infrastructure to hunting for threats, Elastic makes data usable in real-time and at scale. Thousands of organizations worldwide, including Barclays, Cisco, eBay, Fairfax, ING, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, The Mayo Clinic, NASA, The New York Times, Wikipedia, and Verizon, use Elastic to power mission-critical systems. Founded in 2012, Elastic is a distributed company with Elasticians around the globe. Learn more at elastic.co.

Elastic is looking for an outstanding product mind to join the Enterprise Search team and help define the future of our product suite. The Enterprise Search team at Elastic is responsible for building the features, tools, and products that enable our customers to create great search experiences of their own. These search experiences span use cases from Site Search to Workplace Search to search functions that are embedded in other applications entirely. As a Senior Product Manager on our team, your job will be to understand the goals of users who are creating these search experiences with Elastic’s products and help define and prioritize the delivery of features that ensure their success.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Working alongside our software engineers, you will define product features and initiatives across the Enterprise Search product.
  • Prioritizing the components of the product roadmap and helping ensure feature development can proceed efficiently. 
  • Meeting with existing and prospective customers to better understand their goals and gather feedback on how our products can best address their challenges.
  • Capturing market data, customer feedback, customer usage data, and other key information to develop product insights and help drive the product roadmap.
  • Meeting with existing and prospective customers in a Sales support capacity to assist their understanding of our product suite and how it can help them address their needs.
  • Assisting with Product Marketing efforts to develop messaging and collateral and deliver that information to stakeholders both internally and externally.
  • Analyzing and addressing competitive dynamics within the product category.

What You Bring Along

  • 3 years of experience in Product Management, preferably in a developer-focused product environment.
  • Outstanding spoken and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of SaaS and/or IaaS product domains, including common design patterns, workflows, and delivery mechanisms.
  • A deep understanding of cloud-based product APIs, authentication methods, and general web application technology. 
  • Empathy for customer challenges and needs, turning them into opportunities in the short and long-term.
  • Experience building customer value and highlighting competitive differentiation through packaging and pricing.
  • Direct product management experience building search and/or modern workplace productivity products is helpful but not required.


Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.

We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
  • Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
  • Generous number of vacation days each year
  • Double your charitable giving - We match up to $1500 (or local currency equivalent)
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
  • Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave

Different people approach problems differently. We need that. Elastic is committed to diversity as well as inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to the principles of affirmative action. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. If you require any reasonable accessibility support, please email candidate_accessibility@elastic.co.

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