Director of Product Management DriveCam
Lytx has an immediate opportunity for a Director of Product Management, who will be accountable for all software, hardware and analytics product components from concept through market launch to end-of-life. This position will lead the market research, requirements definition and subsequent go-to-market strategies for new and innovative products in the emerging fleet telematics market. The role will be involved throughout the entire product development lifecycle and will work cross functionally with other departments to ensure the commercial success of the product and solution.
Duties & Responsibilities
Create and lead the product vision that incorporates the needs of DriveCam users and achieves DriveCam?s business objectives
Elicit requirements from customers and internal stakeholders, using interviews, site visits, surveys, and other techniques to develop and provide product definitions responsive to customer needs and market opportunities
Own the product roadmap, managing the entire product line lifecycle from strategic planning to delivery
Facilitate and coordinate market launch ensuring that all internal and external stakeholders are prepared to go to market. Continue to function as the external and internal product evangelist
Evangelize products and become the subject matter expert for internal audiences, external customers and market facing communications
Collaborate with development, engineering and research teams ? Lead Products Owner in an agile development environment.
EDUCATION: Bachelor?s Degree or equivalent in Information Systems, Business Administration, Marketing or a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
EXPERIENCE: 15+ years of relevant professional experience in enterprise software or product companies, of which 5+ years should be in product management or equivalent roles with activity spanning participation in inbound and outbound marketing, conducting competitive analysis, writing detailed requirement specifications, gathering and prioritizing customer requirements
Experience in driving the success of both mature, stable products as well as new and innovative product concepts
Proven track record of successfully scoping, defining and delivering SaaS product to commercial customers through multiple release cycles, with demonstrable track record of those product releases having a substantial positive impact on business results
Ability to gather, define and prioritize portfolios and epics, develop detailed user stories and lead scrums.
Product Owner experience in an Agile development environment (SAFe)
Solid knowledge of usability and experience in driving UI focused products
Familiarity with telematics and commercial fleets is preferred
Additional experience with hardware Product Management is also preferred
Experience hiring, managing and mentoring product management teams, with demonstrated track record of empowering the success of more junior product management talent
Excellent interpersonal skills, proven track record of building strong relationships and establishing credibility with customers, prospects, analysts, sales, R&D, and the management team
Team player with strong negotiation & diplomacy skills
Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
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San Diego, California, United States
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