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Technical Product Manager - Advanced

Northville, Michigan; Troy, Michigan; United States

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM
Requisition Number: 227757
Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Northville
Other Locations: United States--, United States-Michigan-Troy
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 35%

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.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Position Overview
The Product Manager, In-Cylinder is responsible for management of in-cylinder CFD simulation products/add-ons in the CCM portfolio, such as STAR-ICE and STAR-CD/es-ice/DARS. This role holds direct responsibility for product strategy, market messaging, and internal communication on the status of all in-cylinder product actions and activities.

• Long-term product planning
○ Awareness of market forces, affecting legislation, and commercial trends to guide long-term strategic direction of product
• Short-/medium-term product planning
○ Road-mapping for forward-looking 1-2 year development plan
○ Awareness of competitive offerings (including features, pricing, capabilities, strategy)
○ Prioritization of development tasks
○ Specification of requirements for development tasks
• Regular communication with product support team to understand market needs, customer issues, and product functionality problems/requirements
• Creation of “go-to-market” material
•Communication of product developments to internal customers:
○ Product status communication
○ Internal release webinars
○ Status updates to senior staff
○ Maintenance of internal information resources
• Communication of product developments to external customers:
 ○ Product presentations at conferences
○ External product webinars
○ Maintenance and postings to relevant groups in Technical Forum on Steve portal.
○ Job requires direct customer interaction with a varied customer base around the world.  Thus, travel expectation is from 25-50% (variable) with international travel required.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• A master’s degree (or equivalent) in mechanical or automotive engineering and 5+
years’ experience in automotive in-cylinder simulation.
• A strong team player and creative thinker who is able to work with multi-cultural
technical teams.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to distill large amounts of information into coherent themes and messages
• Analytical thinker with strong organizational and problem-solving skills

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• A technical background in product development or product management is considered a plus.



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