Product Manager (m/f/x)

Location : Aachen
Business unit : Telecommunication Solutions

Your tasks

Your mission:

  • Drive the strategy, product roadmap, and outbound messaging for our Telco Solutions products;
  • Manage the entire product life cycle as part of the overall Utimaco Telco Solutions product portfolio and maximize the benefit for the company;
  • Bridge the technical and business worlds as you design products and services that our customers value.

Your tasks:

  • Lead our Telco Solutions product definition, own and drive the strategy that gets to the core of our customer values;
  • Collect market intelligence, set priorities and long-term goals that push the strategy forward and act as an influencer to align different stakeholders;
  • Transform customer and market feedback, competitive analysis and business metrics to informed direction;
  • Define product vision, including all aspects to future roadmaps, investment and experimentation;
  • Execute product planning and development, including customer goals and business requirements for product release, ensuring implementation is aligned with product goals and requirements, and ownership of product positioning;
  • Manage product launch, own the go-to-market to deliver results that ensure customer and business goals are met in operational launch plans;
  • Lead operations, including monitoring and response to customer feedback, continuous improvement and business growth;
  • Responsible for Feature Requests process (based on JIRA) and follow-up in close relationship with the Change and Configuration Manager;
  • Partner closely with Engineering, Innovation Manager, Marketing, Sales and Senior Management;
  • Represent the product line to customers, partners and all Utimaco regional offices, inclusive lecture webcasts and presentations.

Your profile

  • Technical university degree and professional experience within a software manufacturer in the IT industry;
  • At least 5 years experience in management of the full product life cycle for a product, or feature set for a larger product;
  • Profound experience in identifying product development opportunities through quantitative and qualitative research, determining and prioritizing customer and market needs; Telco experience is a clear plus;
  • Strong understanding of customer and market requirements combined with business acumen and capacity to articulate competitive value to different stakeholders;
  • Able to use project management methodologies and run projects through all stages of the project lifecycle;
  • Visionary, enthusiastic, creative entrepreneur with very good communication and presentation skills in English and German;
  • Mobile and able to travel up to 30%.

We offer

  • An open and friendly corporate culture characterized by a constructive and cooperative relationship;
  • A flexible working time model that can be adapted to individual needs;
  • The personal coverage by a travel health insurance, a private accident insurance and a company pension plan;
  • Specific education programs for professional and personal growth;
  • Free drinks, fresh fruits and sweets;
  • A participation in sports programs such as running events or back training;
  • The chance to clear your mind with a kicker match or a PlayStation game.

Do you feel addressed?

Then we look forward to receiving a meaningful application stating the earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

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