PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Belkin Corporation
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED What you?ll do
As an Product Development Manager, you will be responsible for driving the schedule, cost, and quality for your products. Being a highly motivated team leader will be essential for success. You will lead multiple small, mid and large programs from concept through First Customer Ship, following Belkin?s Product Development processes. The job involves frequent interaction with internal cross-functional team members, division executive staff members, partners and vendors, sales account teams and occasionally, end customers. The work scope will include, but is not limited to, management of the program design, execution, and test activities, product introduction, and post product delivery support. You will possess the ability to promote collaborative decision-making, provide direction and establish a big sense of urgency in the program team. Must be able to objectively evaluate risks to program objectives and be comfortable making difficult technical decisions, as well as deal with a certain degree of ambiguity and is capable of making sound business decisions with minimal guidance.
How you?ll do it
Ability to multi-task and manage multiple concurrent programs (usually at different stages of the life cycle)
Manage programs involving cross-functional disciplines of Design, Engineering, Operations, Marketing and Finance in a matrix management organization.
Deliver programs under budget, resource and time constraints established in the program plan.
Create risk management list and contingency plans. Decide upon and execute contingency plans, when required.
Report program status to multi-tiered audiences composed of team, peers, BU directors and executive staff audiences.
What you?ll need
Bachelor Degree with an engineering concentration or equivalent experience
A minimum of 5 ? 8 years of the experience must be in a role as a successful, demonstrated program manager with involvement from initial concept through product launch.
PMP or similar Program Management certification is a plus
Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Project
Proficiency in PLM toolkit software (Oracle?s Agile) a plus
Proficiency in Mandarin is a plus
What you?ve done
Programs may involve a mix of in-bound OEM/ODM, remote development and support teams, internal development and support teams.
Drive continuous improvement to increase industry-leading best practices in product development
Fulfill responsibilities under ISO 9001 and 14001; understand and fully support ISO system.
Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
Understand and follow company rules and regulations.
Perform all other duties as assigned and required.
What you?re getting into
We?ve got big collaborative spaces for your big ideas, so bring an open mind and leave your suit in the closet. We all are committed to creating unique and rewarding consumer experiences. Everyone is interested in succeeding ? for the team, for themselves and for the business. Cross-functionally and across the company, everyone has common goals and aspires to be their best.
You will learn something new or at least look at things differently every day. There are so many smart and creative people around that you?ll be motivated to pursue the ideal.
Team spirit is infectious. Belkin is an extremely open workplace, where communication is essential. Not every idea will be accepted, but you?ll be asked for your point of view. Innovation thrives on multiple and varied levels. At Belkin we challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to accept that something cannot be done.
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