Product Manager/Senior Product Manager-Hardware

Product Management Irvine, California Full-Time


Description

Ready to play a major role with a growing company at the forefront of the technology industry’s most exciting trends? Ready to deliver on the promise of connecting people and assets for businesses around the world?

With nearly 4 million connected vehicles today, Spireon is an exciting player in the growing Telematics and Internet of Things technology categories. We help people and businesses track and protect their most important assets with sensors in vehicles that gather Big Data, and then provide the critical insights with easy-to-use dashboards and apps.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the end-to-end product development process, from design to execution and delivery, in close collaboration with a strong development team
  • Help define strategy and long-term execution plan to enhance and expand our hardware product line to grow our existing business and expand into new opportunities
  • Define, manage and execute hardware roadmap, set development priorities, identify opportunities and risks
  • Work with internal and external customers to understand hardware product requirements and then translate those requirements into clear and actionable Engineering requirements
  • Act as Product Owner, write user stories, and prioritize features
  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert to internal and external audiences on Spireon’s hardware products – support Sales, Customer Support, Operations and customers
  • Perform market analysis and research to identify key market trends and opportunities for Spireon’s hardware offering
  • Test, measure and report results.  Track bugs, and define priorities for continuous process and product improvement
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, champion winning initiatives, and foster a team environment
  • Partner with sales, support, marketing, operations and engineering business owners to improve processes and tools
  • Identify and track your product’s key metrics and KPIs 

This is You:

  • Minimum 2 years of product management experience working with electronic hardware products, or equivalent experience
  • Possess a strong technical background – solid understanding of mobile hardware and technologies and cloud-based software systems; ability to understand and engage with engineers in technical discussions related to product development decisions
  • Solid understanding of product lifecycle – you understand and have participated in multiple phases of the product development lifecycle
  • Experience defining and guiding product vision for a complex technology product across a distributed development team
  • Comfortable working in fast-paced, dynamic environments – you excel at adapting to change
  • Ability to guide and help implement process in unstructured environments
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Comfortable in customer-facing situations; adept at talking to a diverse set of technical and non-technical customers
  • Passion for wanting to truly understand your customer base – your ideas and innovation are customer-driven
  • Strong collaborative spirit – skilled at partnering with a variety of technical and non-technical teams
  • Product management experience with fleet management, telematics, mobile, or IoT is a plus

This is Us:

  • Our CEO has vision…a bold vision to connect 25 million vehicles by 2025
  • We love what we do. We do what is right. We are always reaching. These are just a few of the core values that we hold close
  • We adhere to our brand promise – to make the complex simple, the future predictable, and our customers successful

Additional Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field; Master’s degree a plus