Title - Director, Product Management – Mobile Platform Solutions

Company: Samsung Research America (SRA)

Lab: PM - MPS 

Location: Mountain View, CA

General Description:

Are you passionate about transforming bleeding-edge technologies into services that will impact millions in our daily lives? At Mobile Platform Solutions (MPS), we are looking for passionate product managers to share their creative vision and to build applications and services for Samsung's array of devices spanning mobile phones, Windows PC, speakers, wearables, etc.  In this position, you will join a collaborative team of world-class researchers, designers and engineers in the field of AI/ML, IAM & IOT technologies, with emphasis on building out enterprise mobility solutions to keep corporate devices under IT control.

Come join the Samsung MPS team and be a leader in bringing futuristic services to life!

Responsibilities

  • Create cohesive vision and strategy across products and lead innovations
  • Work with cross-functional stakeholders to influence GTM strategy for innovative products
  • Lead & manage key GTM partnerships
  • Work on issues that impact KPI or future concepts, products or technologies
  • Create formal networks with key decision makers and serve as external spokesperson for the organization
  • Manage high-impact/large-scale projects/initiatives and cultivate leaders
  • Exercise wide latitude in determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments
  • Develop business plans and feasibility studies, identifying product concepts for commercialization
  • Define business case and partner readiness to prioritize among feature requests to ensure optimal ROI
  • Define/Optimize product Management processes on new or special assignments
  • Potentially supervise the product management activities of other PMs
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Experience Requirements:

  • Engineering degree in EE, CS or similar or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. MBA preferred
  • 12+ years of product Proven experience in developing and leading teams of Product Managers
  • Empathize deeply with our customers and advocate for their needs
  • Experience with Product Strategy and Creating, owning and driving product vision that enhances market value
  • Experience with enterprise mobility products is preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven experience in end-to-end product lifecycle (concept through deployment and maintenance) is required
  • Proven previous experience in user- focused mobile-first services and applications
  • Technical and business confidence to assert and/or defend positions regarding definition and priority of features
  • Proactive, self-starter with the ability to multi-task and work independently at all levels in the organization
  • Able to travel internationally (<25%)

Additional Information

Work Hours

Incumbent must make themselves available during core business hours.

Physical Requirements

This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, and reach with hands and arms.

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If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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