Product Manager in Vista, CA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Ceratizit S.A   •  

Vista, CA 92083

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive

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5 - 7 years

Posted 13 days ago

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manages products throughout their lifecycle, including initiation, evaluations, production, and obsolescence.
  • Researches, plans, and defines product strategy and roadmap.
  • Researches business opportunities related to solving product/equipment related failures and performance limitations.
  • Completes reverse engineering, design, and product specification.
  • Oversees customer qualifications.
  • Produces online catalogs and campaign and customer specific product documentation.
  • Supports planning and procurement processes for high risk products during launch and obsolescence stages of product lifecycle.
  • Initiates and controls ERP product master data.
  • Sets price guidelines.
  • Provides technical support to sales, manufacturing, quality, and procurement functions.
  • Recommends product changes to improve customer satisfaction.
  • Drives margin improvement through changes in materials, product choice and design, and by increases in volume.
  • Delivers technical support directly to customers.
  • Builds customer loyalty to Plansee Electro-Graph through product performance, price, service, and custom designs.
  • Reviews and responds to product related customer complaints.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree (scientific, engineering or mathematics major) from a four-year college or university
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of engineering related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent Microsoft applications skills (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, etc.)
  • Semiconductor/ technical sales experience and SAP software skill are highly desirable
  • Fluent English skills are required, additional language skills are a plus
  • The employee is required to travel (on an irregular schedule) in a variety of conditions and environments. Both domestic and international travel required


Valid Through: 2019-11-2