About Us:


Fortanix is a dynamic start-up solving some of the world’s most demanding data protection challenges for companies and governments around the world. Our disruptive technology maintains data privacy across its entire lifecycle — at rest, in motion, and in use across any enterprise IT infrastructure — public cloud, on-premise, hybrid cloud, and SaaS.

With key strategic partners like Microsoft, Intel, ServiceNow, and Snowflake, Fortanix customers like PayPal, Google & Adidas are reaping the benefits. Recognized by Gartner as a “Cool Vendor”, Fortanix is revolutionizing cyber security.

Join the revolution!

Why work with us?


We’re seeking passionate people to work with us to change the very idea of how people use cloud computing. We take pride in making Fortanix a great place to work. Coworkers recognize that great ideas can come from anyone, and everyone is encouraged to jump in, contribute, and ask questions.

In tackling the hardest problems, we believe that working together will produce better solutions.

Job Description

We are looking for a Technical product owner with at least 5 years of experience with hybrid Cloud solutions, to join our Product Development Team, to work in Mountain View, CA. The technical product owner will be expected to collaborate with product management to gather feature requests and user requirements, prioritize them and break down epics and features with developers and tech leads. Use the iterative process to bring the MVP with every sprint

The technical product owner will be expected to gather requirements for feature requests and complete the design requirements by working with developers

  • Location: Mountain View, CA.
  • Remote Option: Yes

    What you’ll do (Duties and Responsibilities):

  • Work with product management, tech leads, architect to appropriately capture feature requests, use cases, POC requests and organize them for backlog grooming
  • Work with PM, Dev managers to create and organize epic backlogs
  • Collaborate with scrum masters and support and adhere to scrum principles
  • Assist scrum masters in assessing the scrum maturing of the team and implementing any processes that support the team
  • Develops, owns, and executes sprint goals.

Preferred Technical And Professional Expertise


  • Experience and Knowledge in basic Cloud Architecture.
  • Large Scale Migration Experience
  • Ability to manage different customers and business units.
  • Experience as technical product owner for SaaS product


  • Understanding of software security principles, secure software development, and best practices for security
  • Must have 5 years of software engineering experience or as technical lead
  • Must have experience working with database systems such as MySQL or Oracle DB
  • Experience in software deployment tools such as Kubernetes or Docker
  • Experience in delivering complex systems software, algorithms, and system optimization
  • Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science or similar field or equivalent work experience
  • Strong debug skills, effective verbal and written communication skills, team oriented
  • Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical people.
  • Excellent communication skills and high English proficiency


What we offer:

  • We offer a collaborative work environment, amazing equity, great benefits, competitive salary, and the opportunity to redefine cloud computing.
  • Unlimited PTO (it’s between you and your work!)
  • Friendly culture that brings the best out of everybody
  • 401k (no matching)


Fortanix is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace with equal opportunity for all applicants and teammates. Our goal is to recruit the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other status. If you’re interested in working in a fast growing, exciting working environment – we encourage you to apply!