Posted: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 1:48 AM
A Career at HARMAN
We are ONE HARMAN.We are greater than the sum of our divisions or brands. We proudly talk about our many iconic brands and describe how our technologies are transforming the car, the workplace and everywhere in between. We work hard. We create useful, playful, beautiful things. We strive for excellence and we aim to win as a team. No matter the position, every employee at HARMAN is expected to demonstrate our core competencies: leadership, change:orientation, collaboration, judgment and a results:driven mindset. At HARMAN, we expect brilliance. You can expect a career full of brilliant possibilities.
The Product Manager (PM) is responsible for lifecycle management of the assigned category including collection and assimilation of market and customer intelligence, roadmap planning, product planning, business case synthesis, development and launch of the Telematics products. The PM will interface with counterparts in the Customer Business Units to gain customer insight. The PM will also work closely with the product generation organizations including Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality and Customer Program Management. The SPM will be the domain expert in the assigned categories and will create collateral from this expertise to facilitate the commercial success of the business. As the Subject Matter Expert, the PM will also support customer pursuits and the proposal creation process.
HARMAN is at the forefront of developing new in:vehicle infotainment and connectivity systems that let drivers and passengers are entertained, connected, efficient, safe and productive while in the car. As such, our systems are leading the industry with exciting innovations in multimedia, connectivity, car:centric applications, navigation, advanced safety, and multi:modal interfaces. This position will be at the center of the development, working closely with our OEM partners, internal and customer engineering teams, and select 3rd parties to define next generation features and services.
:Build a Strategic Product Plan that considers a broad range of market intelligence including customer, competitive, industry intelligence and a full understanding of the technology roadmap.
:Based upon Market Intelligence, synthesize a product roadmap (hardware, software, services) with innovative unique differentiators that will resonate with customer needs and position Harman as a leader in the field of telematics.
:Work closely with customer engineering teams to understand requirements, influence the technical direction and to build confidence in Harman's products and product delivery capabilities.
:Communicate customer technical requirements within the organization and interface with multiple groups within to ensure customers' product expectations are being met.
:Work across the global product generation function to influence and drive acceptance of product concepts deliver products to market.
:Make decisions regarding hardware features, performance and pricing.
:Establish a position of expertise that is recognized in the organization and across the industry.
:Manage program risk proactively, identify program risks and coordinate meetings with the PM and multi discipline functions to address risks before they become issues.
:Assemble and maintain processes, metrics and dashboards to track and measure product success (Manage all product delivery elements).
:Provide monthly program status updates via the standard template. Represent the products internally to senior management during program, quality and operations reviews.
:Lead the product quality adherence to follow standard Harman processes and maintain product related documentation.
:Primary escalation point for both internal and external project software communications for the dedicated customer project.
:Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer
• Location: Ann Arbor
• Post ID: 40226347 annarbor