Product Line Manager

Nokia   •  

Raleigh, NC

Industry: Consumer Electronics


11 - 15 years

Posted 393 days ago


The Access Fixed Networks Division has an opportunity for Product Line Manager to join our Home Devices Business Unit.

  • As an integral member of the global product management team, tasks will include a variety of product management assignments related to Home Devices and applications.
  • Product PLM roles and responsibilities, including subject matter expert, defining product roadmaps, developing business cases, managing software and hardware releases, creating product/business presentation material for internal and external customers.
  • Support achievement of product life cycle milestones and business case milestones.
  • Be an interface for roadmap, technical and access strategic issues, including definition of customer roadmaps, product commitments, and provide support to the commercial team for pre-/post-sales and new release rollout.
  • Responsible for user experience design into Nokia Home Networks products
  • Track and understand actual customer deployment status, feature and roadmap commitments and network evolution plans along with corresponding product opportunities for each customer.
  • Analyze, plan, and provide input for RFP/RFQ/RFI requests and individual customer feature requests.
  • Active involvement and understanding in the entire Fixed Network product solution and evolution plans.
  • Interact collaboratively with the development team on product/customer related features, functionalities, and field issues.
  • Perform tactical product management functions. Prepare product/customer presentations and other messaging materials around product evolution.
  • International travel may be required.


  • Minimum of ten (10) years relevant telecom industry experience, inclusive of customer interactions on the commercial, business and technical level.
  • Strong background relating to User Experience Design
  • Technical understanding of WiFi (802.11b/g/n/ac) and other wireless technologies (e.g. Zigbee, Z-Wave, BLE, DECT,…)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills required.
  • Strong quantitative and computer skills required.
  • Ability to achieve results in a multifunctional, multisite, multinational organization.
  • Very strong personal drive and the ability to achieve success with minimal supervision.
  • Strong business acumen and ability to prioritize customer requirements.
  • Experience in telecom product development environment and product life cycle management desired.
  • Education: Relevant Technical Bachelor or Master’s degree or equivalent work experience.


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