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Product Manager Global Healthcare

Berkeley, California

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Strategy & Innovation
Requisition Number: 226818
Primary Location: United States-California-Berkeley
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

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Job Description:

The Product Manager, Portfolio & Innovation Molecular Diagnostics, works with new product development to define product and customer features. This role is responsible for menu/assay applications on an instrumented molecular diagnostics platform and is a primary customer advocate through ongoing customer interactions. This individual contributor role will interact with key stakeholders within sales & marketing, quality, manufacturing, supply chain, R&D and technical service in the development of commercial launch plans an execution.



Responsible for understanding the worldwide needs of the clinical molecular diagnostic customers and translating these into the appropriate product definitions and successful products that serve the clinical market.

  • Participates in and supports new product development activity from concept through commercialization including  voice of customer research, definition of customer and product requirements, value proposition, pricing, product launch and lifecycle management.
  • Maintains effective relationships with R&D and new product development core teams, driving product decisions, communication across projects and project execution while assuring commercial objective achievement
  • Customer advocate who understands and communicates customer needs effectively including technical requirements.
  • Provides product training as needed transferring knowledge of the products to the sales and marketing team at the appropriate times.
  • Analyze market trends, customer requirements, market and competitive intelligence to provide real time feedback, and recommendations for product and business success.
  • Provides business case analysis, develops product strategy and prioritizes features and timing to maximize ROI.
  • Participates in go-to-market development and execution.
  • Develops and implements internal/external marketing and sales tools as needed.
  • Translates scientific, medial, and technical information into sales and marketing collateral
  • Participates in company presence at targeted molecular congresses. 


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) in life sciences or molecular biology. MBA or Masters of Science a plus.
  • 7 year experience in clinical molecular diagnostics industry with focus in infectious disease
  • 3+ years in in-vitro diagnostics
  • Marketing/product management experience with a focus on global expansion and product launch.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of MDX technologies, applications, and markets.
  • PCR knowledge and experience at a minimum, with understanding in the any of these areas a plus - genomics/oncology, sequencing, companion diagnostics, life sciences.
  • Prior demonstrated success in phase gate NPD processes
  • Prior experience in sales in clinical healthcare environment or clinical lab (IVD) a plus
  • Travel will be approx. 30%


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