Group Product Manager – Events Platform


As Datadog is growing, the need for platforms (common backends that every product can rely on) is becoming more and more essential.

The Event platform is the core intake, processing, storage and query system for all time based event products such as Log Management, APM, Security monitoring, RUM and others.

As a Group PM of the Event Platform, you will be leading the current team of 2 PMs to make this critical platform always easier to onboard new products as well as expanding its capabilities to address the most advanced requirements of Datadog products.

You’ll join at an ideal time to make a big impact, the platform is seeing very high and steady growth, with many new features to build as well as a need for scaling up dramatically.

At Datadog, we place value in our office culture – the relationships and collaboration it builds and the creativity it brings to the table. We operate as a hybrid workplace to ensure our Datadogs can create a work-life harmony that best fits them.


What You’ll Do: 

  • Collaborate with all Product teams in Datadog to understand their need and address them
  • Support and guide the research needed to clarify potential new products and features
  • Have exec-level conversations internally and externally, problem solving for business topics, but with a realistic grasp of the technical constraints at play
  • Help others remove roadblocks towards meeting team goal
  • Keeps the team focused on delivering value to business/customers
  • Manage PMs on your team, keeping them happy, challenged, motivated, and growing professionally
  • Delegate responsibilities to team members in order to help them grow and help identify career growth opportunities
  • Communicates team goals, expectations and priorities


Who You Are: 

  • 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager
  • Experience building PM teams for some years and know the products you’ve worked on from top to bottom
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion to work in a fast-paced, high-growth environment to build brand new products or scaling existing ones
  • Understands the basics of web technologies and some of the current and emerging trends our teams and customers are using, e.g. cloud services, containers, serverless.

Datadog values people from all walks of life. We understand not everyone will meet all the above qualifications on day one. That's okay. If you’re passionate about technology and want to grow your skills, we encourage you to apply.


Benefits and Growth:

  • New hire stock equity (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • Continuous professional development, product training, and career pathing
  • Intradepartmental mentor and buddy program for in-house networking
  • An inclusive company culture, ability to join our Community Guilds (Datadog employee resource groups)
  • Access to Inclusion Talks, our internal panel discussions
  • Free, global mental health benefits for employees and dependents age 6+
  • Competitive global benefits

Benefits and Growth listed above may vary based on the country of your employment and the nature of your employment with Datadog.


The reasonably estimated salary for this role at Datadog ranges from $234,000 – $300,000, plus a competitive equity package, and may include variable compensation. Actual compensation is based on factors such as the candidate's skills, qualifications, and experience. In addition, Datadog offers a wide range of best in class, comprehensive and inclusive employee benefits for this role including healthcare, dental, parental planning, and mental health benefits, a 401(k) plan and match, paid time off, fitness reimbursements, and a discounted employee stock purchase plan.

About Datadog: 

Datadog (NASDAQ: DDOG) is a global SaaS business, delivering a rare combination of growth and profitability. We are on a mission to break down silos and solve complexity in the cloud age by enabling digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stacks. Built by engineers, for engineers, Datadog is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries. Together, we champion professional development, diversity of thought, innovation, and work excellence to empower continuous growth. Join the pack and become part of a collaborative, pragmatic, and thoughtful people-first community where we solve tough problems, take smart risks, and celebrate one another. Learn more about #DatadogLife on Instagram, LinkedIn and Datadog Learning Center.

Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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