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Job ID: EB-1466959959 Category: Consumer Products Location: Chicago, IL
Our client, an exciting and innovative Consumer Goods Company with an important social mission that makes an impact on Consumers’ lives is seeking a Senior Product Manager -IoT to lead their brand’s technology initiatives. The Senior Product Manager will be responsible for the strategic direction, innovation plan and growth within the IoT space. This is a great opportunity to partner across the organization to grow and leveraging a brand with a history of strong innovation and growth!
• Envision and execute innovation roadmap utilizing technology to enhance brand innovation while defining product specifications, leveraging deep understanding of consumer needs and user experience. • Create, develop, and maintain the mobile app/firmware updates and feature roll-out planning. • Lead a cross-functional team of internal and external resources to develop, test and commercialize key concepts and collaborate closely with product design, marketing, engineering (software & firmware) and developers on ideas, proof of concepts and technical solutions. • Utilize data to make informed decisions and prioritize features and benefits and lead market research efforts to address consumer products needs/insights. • Track and analyze the business, identify issues, opportunities, and corrective action plans.
Ideal Candidate will have:
• Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years of experience in product management in web, mobile, cloud and IoT platforms. • Strong experience developing technology enabled, IoT devices with a General Manager mindset • Ability to motivate and lead senior management and a cross-functional team
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