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Senior Product Manager - IoT / Smart Homes Products

GE Energy
East Cleveland, OH 44112
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Role Summary:This individual will have primary product management responsibility for our C by GE (Connected) Home Products.





As Senior Product Manager Connected Products, you will guide a team that is charged with a product line contribution as a business unit. This extends from increasing the profitability of existing products to developing new products for the company.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ You will build products from existing ideas, and help to develop new ideas based on your industry experience and your contact with customers and prospects.

+ Must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy; a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. You must enjoy spending time in the market to understand the retailers / customers problems, and find innovative solutions for the market.







+ Must be able to communicate with all areas of the company. You will work with engineering counterparts to define product release requirements. You will work with marketing communications to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target customer.

+ You will also serve as the internal and external evangelist for your product offering, working with the sales channel and key retailers.







+ Determine product direction for the C by GE (Connected) product offering.



+ Specifying market requirements for current and future products by conducting market research supported by on-going visits to retailers.



+ Driving a solution set across development teams (primarily Technology/Engineering, and Product Marketing) through market requirements, product specifications, and positioning.



+ Developing and implementing a company-wide go-to-market plan for new C by GE products / solutions, working with all departments to execute.



+ Drive efforts for continual improvement in the products, including bug fixes and enhancements.

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ 7+ years in a Product Management role as a Product Manager for Connected / IoT / Smart Home products, with responsibilities over a technical product / software /controls field.



+ Bachelor of Science in an Engineering or related filed.



+ MBA preferred, but not required.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.



+ Ability to examine target markets and understand potential go-to-market and growth strategies within those markets.



+ Ability to analyze market data and make data driven decisions based on the data



+ Ability to extract product / solution needs and requirements through dialogue with customers.



+ Ability to set a vision for a product and effectively communicate that vision to the organization.

About Us:GE Lighting: Bringing the Future to Light



We started with the light bulb, an invention that fulfilled the basic human desire to see and experience more of the world. Today, light still delivers on that promise. But, it does so much more.



At GE Lighting, were not just reinventing the light bulb. Were reinventing the productivity, wellness and security that comes with it. Were extending beyond the bulb to access new markets, were scaling smart and were leading in a world where lighting drives value in our homes from the socket to the switch to the smart phoneand the cloud in between.



Our innovators think bigger and bolder to deliver for our customers and transform spaces no one else has, and were using that grit to lead into the next 130 years, where new outcomes and opportunities are robustyet still as simple as screwing in a light bulb.



GE Lighting. Bringing the Future to Light.





GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Ohio;East Cleveland;
Posted: 2020-04-03 Expires: 2020-06-04

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