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National Instruments



Austin, TX

$47.51 - $66.62 per hour

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Services Portfolio Management is part of the broader Customer Experience Post-Sales

It is accountable for partnering with BU and Sales to listen for the post-sales service entitlement priorities and build a portfolio of service programs that are suitable for an individual customer or scale to cover an enterprise.  Define, monitor utilization, and continuously innovate to increase customer loyalty and foster BU P&L health.  These services include support services, education services, repair services, calibration services, and more.

Senior Education Services Portfolio Manager Responsibilities:

  • Engage with target Customers, Sales\Service Sales, and BU Offering Managers to understand customer needs in gaining proficiency and confidence using NI technologies to speed up development cycles and ramp-up time.

  • Define a portfolio of education services programs that meet customer needs across applications, industries, and skill levels.

  • Conduct competitor research to determine differentiated value, pricing, and positioning recommendations.

  • Develop the service offer value proposition and market differentiation.

  • Develop and manage Service Policy for Service Offers.

  • Gain commitment from service line leaders on cross-functional resources and investments.

  • Responsible for education services positioning be included in GTM campaigns; advise on value proposition, target audience.

  • Provide business guidance to Education Services Delivery team – what content is to be prioritized, growth potential if NI invests in technology to improve customer experience with “how” they learn (remote/on-demand, remote/live, in-person, on-site).

  • Partner with Services Engineering to develop globally scalable and profitable Service Offers & Manage Lifecycle from Discovery to End of Life; Ensure Service Product & Market Fit.

  • Alignment with BU Product Management to ensure services strategy is aligned with the product roadmap.

  • Set business targets and analyze performance against these targets to drive to goal.

  • Product Management responsibilities like creating p/n and services associations and make sure services are associated to end-user in NI systems so they can be honored.


  • Business Case for Service Offers

  • Service Offer Definition

  • Service Offer Pricing & Commercial model(s)

  • Service Offer Policy

  • Success Metrics & Targets for Service Offers

Outcomes & Metrics:

  • Completion of learning paths with healthy consumption rates per industry standards.

  • Success Metrics (e.g., Top Line Revenue Growth, Upsell Rate, Service Capture Rate Target, Renewal Rate, Service Consumption Rate, CSAT\NPS).

  • Financial opportunity/targets for service offering (e.g., Service Margin improvement).

  • Service Offer Time-to-Market KPI.

Decision Rights:

  • Service Offering definition, key capability requirements, and tradeoffs (Business Case).

  • Service Offering value proposition, marketing message, and differentiation.

  • Selection of lead users and target customers for service offerings.

  • Placement of new service offer in overall service portfolio-architecture.

  • Rationalize existing service portfolio to create a continuum and eliminate overlap in offers to reduce internal competition.

  • Financial opportunity/targets for service offering.

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