Indianapolis, IN, USA
* Work closely with Sr. Manager, Digital Strategy and Global Marketing leadership to manage the overall website as a product, including feature development, roadmap, backlog of feature requests and implementation plan* Managing a product through the entire product lifecycle and develop action plans to address technology issues hindering marketing strategy and objectives* Lead web project estimation and integration sessions; report to marketing leadership regularly site development to show progress toward and impact on projects or goals* Drive day-to-day project prioritization and sprint planning/grooming with the website development team* Proactively identify, prioritize and drive resolution for project issues* Actively address ambiguity and change in the product backlog* Ensure website layout/user interface implements standard HTML/CSS best practices* Oversee integration of datasets from various back-end services and databases* Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on business and/or technical needs* Manage the implementation of website projects with internal teams and third-party vendors to ensure successful completion within appropriate budget guidelines and project timeline* Work closely with stakeholders across the company to align strategies, roadmaps, dependencies, and releases with business priorities for maximum impact* Collaborate with Design, Engineering, Sales, Product, Legal, and Customer Support to rapidly conceptualize, prototype, market validate, and launch new product ideas and innovations.* Create business cases to be prioritized on the roadmap and collaborate with the engineering, design, marketing, and sales teams to build business cases, requirements/services, and determine the best technical implementation method and schedule. Making thoughtful tradeoffs to balance quality, customer value, and schedule.* Effectively create user stories, UX/front-end requirements, back-end/functionality requirements, and testing acceptance criteria for project Confluence & JIRA documentation* Ensure requests, website feedback, and leadership prioritization are integrated into the product planning and development processes as well as vetted through (where applicable) VoC, User Experience and User Research Teams* Use data and analytics to identify opportunities to improve user experience, service quality, efficiency, and effectiveness for the site* Define measurable goals and KPIs, set priorities and manage a backlog of features and functionality; work with engineering, design, and QA to meet those requirements.* Drive planning and vision refinement sessions with business, design and engineering teams; gain support for your product vision through influence and collaboration with peers, partners, and business stakeholders* Performs user acceptance testing for code deployments and helps to document issues across the website; perform testing in DEV and UAT environments ahead of release to ensure feature enhancements and bug fixes are being delivered to spec* Monitor network conditions and assist with IT teams to troubleshoot service disruptions for the website.* Maintain a strong understanding of the industry and enterprise-wide trends, staying up to date on Sitecore, emerging technologies and apply to daily work* Create and maintain software documentation for ongoing website management/maintenance.* Direct the work of outside agencies or contractors to supplement internal development* Train and mentor web developers and web operational support* Develop and communicate with product and development teams, and Sr. Leadership the business cases, product roadmaps, vision, and strategy.* Reporting on key performance indicators (KPIs) for code deployments and project roadmaps* Identify customer needs and use the information to define user personas, user stories, use cases, and product requirements for product features.* Design and conduct product discovery and optimization experiments using quantitative (A/B tests) and qualitative techniques.* Experience delivering websites and marketing applications with responsive design* 5 years of managing CMS development experience.* Experience creating Content Editor focused, flexible and useful Sitecore Layouts, Renderings, Templates and Components* 3 years of managing scalable global Content Management and Delivery* 5 years working with project management tools, preference with JIRA and Confluence* Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple projects with great attention to detail* Demonstrated ability to work independently and autonomously while also being highly collaborative with an affinity for building relationships across teams including business partners, external agencies, and vendors* Experience working with multiple stakeholders to prioritize effectively while managing the diverse needs of a growing business* Experience interfacing with creative agencies/vendors* Experience of working in an AGILE environment* Strong attention to detail, analytical acumen, and resilience under pressure* Experience with Sitecore or enterprise-level CMS (Adobe Experience Manager, Umbraco, Episerver, etc.)* Familiar with integrating CMS with third-party systems and customizing out-of-the-box APIs* Experience with commerce engines, preference with Oracle, Magento, or BigCommerce* Experience with Networking (DNS, TCP/IP)* Experience with AWS a plus* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs* Working comprehension of databases (SQL SERVER, Mongo DB, PIM) a plus* Experience with Salesforce CRM or Pardot a plus* Experience with Google Analytics or Adobe/SiteCatalyst a plusQualifications* Bachelor's degree in a field with 10 years exp. OR Master's degree in a field with 7 years exp. OR Doctoral degree in a field with 6 years exp.* Degree in Communications, Marketing, Information Science / Information Technology, Computer Science with relevant work experience* Worked with corporate IT infrastructure to resolve integration issues* Ideal experience includes working previously for a manufacturer or distributor in a web developer or solutions architect role* Agile project management skills* Self-motivated, performance and results-driven* Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.* Ability to lead through ambiguity and is a creative problem solver* Flexible, versatile and copes well under pressure* A team player with high energy* Good time management skills* Strong quantitative, analytic, and problem-solving skills* Strong, professional written and verbal communication skills* Experience in high-tech products/services* Willing to Mentor, Teach and help others interested in learning more about SitecoreDiversity & InclusionAt Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page-Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task
Richmond, VA, USA
GENERAL DESCRIPTIONThe Product Manager is the strategic partner to the marketing, sales, and supply chain organizations to drive focus in commercial activities and sourcing to grow revenue and margin with the existing product portfolio. S/he also works closely with the R&D and Business Development Teams to create a long-term product roadmap and is responsible for commercializing those new products.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES* Evaluate the commercial viability of product development, partnerships, or acquisitions by conducting and analyzing research on customers, competitors, the market, and technologies. Use findings to create and iterate on the 3-5-year product roadmap to be executed by the R&D and Business Development Teams.* Commercialize new products by creating a comprehensive marketing plan including target markets and personas, sales enablement tools, and supply chain strategy.* Expand margin in current product portfolio by improving price attainment or decreasing cost in collaboration with the commercial, supply chain, and operations leaders.* Improve USP's brand awareness, brand reputation, and customer sentiment by creating a marketing plan to include online/social content, media relations, and trade shows/conferences.* Guide the marketing organization in its tactical execution of the marketing plan and in generating qualified leads for the sales team.* Bachelor's degree required; MBA preferred* Minimum of 7 years' experience in product management, upstream marketing, or related fieldKNOWLEDGE & SKILLS* Technical, analytical skills and business acumen* Communication and interpersonal skills; Teamwork and leadership* Organizational skills; Self-management* Strong interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills* Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities and escalate or resolve issues appropriatelyPHYSICAL DEMANDS* Constantly required to sit and occasionally required to walk, stand, climb (includes stairs), balance, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch or crawl, and talk, hear, and smell* Constantly using hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, and computer keyboards.* Routinely required to reach with hands and arms, squat, turn/twist, or reach, lift, carry, push, or pull up to 20 pounds* Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus* The Physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.WORKING CONDITIONS & ENVIRONMENT* Consists of an indoor work office environment with good ventilation, adequate lighting, and low noise levelsEQUAL OPPORTUNITYUSP Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any characteristic protected by law.
Redwood City, CA, USA
We are seeking a Staff Systems Engineer in our Liquid Chromatography Research and Development (R&D) group.* Work within the R&D team to define and design innovative products for the LC and LC-MS markets.* Design, build, and test breadboard and prototype systems and subsystems to address identified needs and requirements.* Collaborate with marketing and application associates to identify new features and requirements for products.* Translate customer, marketing, and business needs into User Needs and System Requirements.* Convert prototype demonstrations into system design architectures, (DFR, DFM, DFS).* Lead the development and execution of architecture and design controls for new products.* Identify risks and make recommendations for risk response strategies, (FMEA), including reliability test and measures.* Lead the planning and execution of integration level activities from breadboard, through prototype and pilot.* Provide guidance and support for systems engineering approaches and activities within the organization.* Bachelor degree or higher in an appropriate discipline (Physics, Engineering, Chemistry, etc ) with a minimum of 9 or more years of relevant industry experience with typically 15 years of practical experience OR Master's degree in field with 7 or more years of relevant industry experience.* Knowledge of Life Science and analytical instrumentation systems required, preference will be given to candidates who possess experience in liquid chromatography, or mass spectrometry.* Experience in architecting instruments in an R&D environment and moving designs from R&D to Manufacturing.* Experience with Product Development Life Cycles and Manufacturing principles.* Strong understanding of and experience implementing control systems (PID, thermal designs, and noise filtering).* Demonstrated history of driving projects to completion in schedule driven environments.* Demonstrated history of creativity, innovation, and troubleshooting.* Additional Requirements:* Understanding of associated disciplines in the product development process; Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Firmware and Software Engineering, Analytical Chemistry.* Ability to critically analyze and evaluate data.* Methodical troubleshooting and debugging capabilities.* Excellent oral and written communication skills and a commitment to documentation.Diversity & InclusionAt Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page-Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.#LI-LM1. Associated topics: infrastructure, ip, maintain, network, satcom, server, system engineer, system specialist, system technician, technician
San Jose, CA, USA
Molecular Devices is searching for a Product Manager to join our BioImaging team. Candidate will be responsible for full life cycle management of existing and novel high-content imaging products. To accomplish this, the candidate will need to work across functional boundaries with engineering, sales, manufacturing and marketing counterparts. Position reports to the Senior Director of Product Marketing.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:* Assess markets and propose new products based on customer input.* Specify product requirements that meet or exceed customer expectations.* Deliver strategic input around forward planning for the overall imaging portfolio* Communicate requirements to product development teams to ensure a mutual understanding of customer expectations* Set financial expectations for new products and work with commercial team to verify assumptions* Ensure that products are delivered according to agreed time-lines.* Execute product launch plans to ensure product acceptance and revenue goals.* Continually monitor product performance and quickly react to any changes in the market.#LI-SL1.* BS degree in life science, advanced degree in in biologic sciences a plus.* 5 years of experience in product management, marketing or applications support.* 2 years of experience with cellular imaging applications and markets* Knowledge of software development lifecycles and best practices for UI development* Consistent track record of concisely reporting VOC information to marketing and development teams. Experience with lean start-up methodology is a plus.* Experience in fostering outside collaboration activities with end users or companies.* Proven ability to accomplish tasks in a team environment (e.g.: engineering, marketing, manufacturing, technical support), providing day-to-day direction where needed to achieve goals.* Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to articulate and present complex concepts.* Travel of up to 25% both domestically and internationally is expected to meet with global development teams and customers.* Detail Oriented - ability to develop detailed plans and then execute on those plans.* Priority Minded - ability to identify and execute on only the most important issues (stay focused).* Sense of the Urgency - ability to know when to act quickly to proactively solve problems.CULTURE: The right candidate for this role will embody both the Molecular Devices and Danaher culture. Below are key attributes this candidate will possess.* Analytical. This leader seeks out facts and evaluates relationships and dependencies.* Results-driven. Demonstrating initiative and personal accountability to meet work demands according to highest standards, while being able to prioritize and balance competing needs, will be key to success.* Both a competitive and team player. This individual speaks to results yet gives credit to the team.* Humble and self-aware. Helping drive a culture of respect across all associates, functions and levels while championing D&I and focusing on results is a must. This candidate understands their personal areas of development and actively works on weaknesses.* Clear communicator. Strong experience in developing effective internal communications and a clear, succinct style is desired.Diversity & InclusionAt Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page-Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task