The Product Manager is a product expert and is responsible for the overall performance of specific product line(s). The Product Manager is responsible for identifying risks and opportunities that may affect the performance of the product(s) and for championing projects to address those risks and opportunities. The Product Manager will lead all upstream strategic and technical product management activities for specific product line(s) to help achieve SunTech’s short and long-term strategic goals. The Product Manager will execute strategic planning, conduct market research, define the market requirements for new products and ensure their inclusion into product releases, and create and maintain Product Life Cycle plans for existing products. Successful candidates are those who define product requirements and user scenarios by understanding the big picture while also paying close attention to detail. This position requires frequent interaction with project managers, internal and external developers, and key customer contacts. A strong technical background is required.

Responsibilities

  • Collect user feedback of complaints/feature requests.
  • Define and document user, buyer, and technical personas for individual products
  • For new products, create project charters, develop and document use case scenarios, write the market requirements document defining market problems, define product features, and work with developers to create design specification documents
  • Continual monitoring and assessment of related emerging technologies and industry innovations
  • Contribute across the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to day to day product sustaining and development activities
  • Stay abreast of all clinical and regulatory requirements (both existing and proposed) for the product group(s)
  • Work with Marketing Communications group on product launch activities and on marketing tools for the sales team
  • Represent SunTech Medical at customer events and tradeshows

Competencies

The Product Manager must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy, enjoy being immersed in the market to understand user problems and discover and deliver innovative solutions. The incumbent must demonstrate:

  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams
  • Proven analytical and problem solving ability
  • Self-motivated, proactive and detailed-oriented
  • Excellent written communication and presentation skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite required; MS Project desired
  • Ability to travel, both domestically and internationally (20-30%)

Qualifications

Experience:

3+ years of experience in a product management role required

Experience in medical device industry is necessary, with clinical applications preferred

Education:

BS/BA degree in a technical field required; Master’s or MBA preferred

 

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