Senior ENG Manager of C&P China

Engineering Suzhou, China


Description

Position at Logitech

Senior ENG Manager of C&P China

Your Role

Are you passionate about the opportunities for innovation and new product development for Chinese users through engineering excellence? And are you an exceptional leader in this space to lead and develop an engineering team in China?  If so, we have an exciting new role for you, where you will have a huge and meaningful impact on your career! 

Creativity & Productivity (C&P) is the biggest division of Logitech, consisting of the tech devices and apps that help people be at their creative and productive best in their personal workspace. Our C&P business is a key pillar of Logitech’s future as a global brand known for great design and exceptional user experiences. 

You will be in the rapidly growing C&P team in China, and play a senior leadership role in strategizing and executing a new product pipeline in a range of segments, including human-interface devices, personal working place solutions, human-computer interaction, and other emerging technologies in China. 

Your Contribution

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. 

  • Lead a hardware engineering team in China for China business needs:

    • Articulate team’s strategy: set team’s goals and metrics,  and drive execution;

    • Recruit and lead a diverse team directly or indirectly, and manage team’s performance;

    • Inspire team members’ motivation and potential to exceed expectations; 

    • Cultivate innovation, design-driven, growth mindset which complies with Logitech’s shared value.

  • Deliver the China-specific exploration, techno bricks projects, and new products development:

    • Work with different groups- Product, Design, Engineering, Operations to capture consumer insights/needs into innovation roadmap and product design;

    • Partner with key stakeholders to influence the C&P technologies development with the specific needs of China;

    • Strategically organize engineering resources on the technical feasibility study, new product development, crisis management and CIP program;

    • Help to maximize the C&P engineering team performance - compliance, sustainability, quality, productivity, and cost. 

  • Build a scalable internal and external techno network moving toward building China-oriented critical and core competencies in C&P: 

    • Partner with marketing, strategic alliance, and innovation teams to identify the technical alliance opportunities in China;

    • Scout, validate and develop critical components in China for China;

    • Develop the external engineering resources for critical and common technologies for China-specific.

Key Qualifications

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years of engineering leadership experience with concept validation, techno exploration, and new product development in the consumer electronics industry and a high-tech environment;

  • Have hands-on engineering background with a minimum of 5 years of experience as an engineer and technical leader;

  • Ability to understand the technology trend and ecosystem in China to influence the C&P techno development;

Desired Soft and Technical  Skills

  • Strategic thinking and planning,  and hands-on experience of the execution; 

  • Blended Eastern and Western culture, and appreciate the value of local driving, and share with global teams;

  • Experience in design thinking and sprints to drive user-centric design process;

  • Ability to create a network/contact and drive TBs/projects with external partners

  • Able to hands-on drive activities and tasks by yourself

  • Entrepreneurship mindset;

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin.

Education

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software and Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

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