Deloitte Smart Factory Product Manager in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Smart Factory Product Manager
Are you an experienced product manager or product leader who has helped lead the definition, development and delivery of world-class software or analytics products? Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your scope to shepherd products used by some of the biggest and most influential businesses around the world? If the answer to these questions is yes, we would like to talk with you.
Work you'll do:
The Product Manager will play a critical role in helping to define, update and execute the technology strategy of our services portfolios. You will work with market-facing groups to describe the problem and response in detail, work with the product marketing team on launch and market engagement, work with customer success on adoption and early customer programs, and work with engineering teams on user experience, architecture, design and development. At Deloitte, Product Management is a hands-on leadership role that includes both strategic planning and communications as well as day-to-day product management. As the product champion, the role assumes a team leadership position and demonstrates a consistent record of accomplishment for aligning and ensuring end-to-end organization readiness.
Manage the product lifecycle from strategic planning to tactical activities and from envisioning to market readiness, for the creation of prototypes, demos and MVP builds.
Research, identify and monitor market problems and trends.
Provide objective analysis of a potential market opportunity to provide a basis for investment and feature delivery.
Gather and prioritize market, customer, and internal feedback and requirements; own the roadmap and backlog.
Work closely with Engineering management to estimate effort, set scope and define timelines for all new development initiatives.
Develop product artifacts such as product positioning, messaging, presentations, sales tools, marketing collateral, and product demonstrations for use in Go To Market efforts
Work with management to help drive revenue forecasts and deliver revenue objectives.
Participate in Buy / Build / Partner recommendations in support of product growth opportunities.
Work with the Product Owners to ensure the product vision is maintained through the development cycle.
Lead internal governance activities required for market entry.
The New Business Innovations is a group within Deloitte Consulting responsible for incubating and scaling new technology-enabled breakthrough ideas that address our clients' most pressing business challenges.
Deloitte is defining the Smart Factory landscape. We are pioneering a new model for a new digital world. Do you like to challenge the status quo? Does curiosity feed your soul? Are you addicted to the thrill of creating? Do you want to be your authentic self at work? Then consider a career within our Smart Factory practice. Creative design, state-of-the-art technology, and your imagination merge here to create lasting impact for our clients. Not to mention making for a pretty fun and meaningful career! As proof, checkout www.thesmartfactory.io to see what we're doing in Smart Factory with a consortium of ecosystem partners at Wichita State University to bring Smart Factory to life for our clients.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Marketing or equivalent field. MBA a plus.
8+ years of demonstrated success in fast-paced product management or product marketing role for software, analytics and/or SaaS-based products
Proven record of accomplishment of launching successful new products and enhancing and scaling them through product releases
Experience with early stage products and new product development from ideation specification through market launch and revenue generation.
Proven ability to successfully collaborate with internal stakeholders from various levels and areas of the organization and drive successful outcomes cross-functionally.
Experience working closely with an engineering organization to define applications and manage them through the entire product lifecycle.
Willingness to travel (25%) periodically. ( While 25% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice. )
Experience with development and launch of revenue-generating products focused on data manipulation, visualization and/or next generation technologies.
Well-developed judgment and problem-solving skills
Ability to juggle many competing priorities/deadlines.
Highly collaborative and the ability to lead by influence.
High energy/high focus.
Strong technical background combined with solid business experience.
High personal integrity and team-orientation.
Highly self-motivated, passionate team-oriented individual.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
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