The Product Team at Motional creates the central vision for our autonomous vehicle fleet, working across the engineering, business development, and operations teams to design and deliver a product that is safe, reliable, and accessible for our passengers.
As a Product Manager, you will focus on understanding current and future user needs, industry and technology trends, and customer and partner requirements. The requirements from these learnings will be used to develop products that will shape the fast-moving Autonomous Vehicle (AV) industry. Your leadership will be necessary to manage the development of new high profile products, prioritize new features for launch, and manage the product’s development throughout its lifecycle. To do this, you will work closely with users, designers, engineering, and sales and marketing teams.
What you'll be doing:
Work directly with our Mapping engineering team to build our HD mapping software stack, prioritizing features according to the product roadmap and accelerating the pace of our mapping efforts
Collaborate closely with engineering teams across our software stack (Perception, Planning, Localization, Controls) to understand their needs for map development
Leverage deep user, customer, and industry knowledge to design, launch, and improve our autonomous driving software
Identify and assess the business value of different strategic scenarios, time sensitive product opportunities, including revenue-generating variants, help define what should be included within our portfolio
Utilize strong customer and business acumen to guide the product vision through difficult decision points during development.
Represent the product team and champion the product through the go-to-market process working with global marketing and sales colleagues to ensure a clear product position and impactful launch.
What we're looking for:
Bachelor's Degree, preferably in an engineering discipline
5+ years of Product Manager experience
Previous experience with autonomous technology, robotics, or similarly relevant experience
Previous experience launching a new product, working with operations teams to ensure smooth execution
Cross functional team experience, especially working with engineering teams
Proven ability to drive cohesion, collaboration and decision making among different people & functions
Bonus points but not required:
Computer science or equivalent engineering or data sciences background
Advanced degree (MS / MBA)
Why you should join us:
In this role, you will work on a critical piece of our autonomous driving stack and drive the end to end product vision for our mapping software. We have ambitious goals for the evolution of our mapping stack, and you will have the opportunity to lead both the technology creation and the operational implementation in this role.
Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.
Our team is commercializing a world-class driverless system. The Motional team is behind some of the industry’s largest leaps forward in the last decade, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world’s first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world’s most-established public robotaxi fleet. Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Groupand Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives.
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