Product Manager

 

Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

The Aerospace, Defense and Marine (AD&M) business unit of TE is part of the Industrial Solutions segment -- a world leader in the design of components and electrical interconnection solutions that are used for applications in extreme and harsh environments. These interconnect solutions make possible applications like avionics, jet engine management, flight controls, grounding systems and harness assemblies, in-flight entertainment (IFE) and cabin systems for today's "connected aircraft". Vertical markets served include commercial and military aviation, space, military ground vehicles, unmanned / drone vehicles, as well as marine offshore oil and gas (MOG) development. TE offers solutions for enhanced connectivity in extreme environments, from the deepest oceans, to deep space exploration. In your relentless need to save space and weight, improve data delivery and power management, you will find that AD&M is ready to collaborate with your design team to help you get your product to the market faster with smarter, better interconnect solutions.

Job Overview

The Product Manager assists the Head of Product Management in making sure that their product lines meet or exceed all the key performance indicators established during the annual strategic and operating planning processes. They will work across functions to manage all aspects of the product life cycle from strategic planning to day-to-day activities, with an emphasis on supporting the tactical activities associated with running a product line.   

What you will be doing...

Assist in the analysis of daily managerial situations impacting the assigned product lines. Examples include:

  • Pricing analysis in preparation of new product launch, price changes, response to special pricing requests
  • Product line streamlining activities
  • Developing sales forecasts (demand plan)
  • Providing product information to customers and/or the sales team
  • Performing product cost analysis
  • Responding to requests for proposals
  • Analyzing excess and obsolete inventory
  • Investigating shipping issues and production holds
  • Gathering product specification and product attribute information for the development of marketing collateral, including e-catalog
  • May own the full P&L for designated product line or family.
  • Coordinate and implement product and applications training for customers, sales, customer service, applications engineering, etc.
  • Research products and markets to maintain competitive intelligence. 
  • Gather product-related customer feedback and ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Work with the engineering team to ensure products are released on time and per customer requirements.
  • Maintain industry, technical, application knowledge and other skills to increase personal effectiveness. 
  • Travel – customer visits, association presentations, field training, etc.

 

What your background should look like...

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3-5 years of Technical Product Management experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Must be very well organized with high attention to detail
  • Presentation skills
  • Willingness to travel
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office Tools
  • Experience in Air, Defense or Marine Industry

Nice to Have:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Experience working with Macola or SAP ERP System

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Location: 

El Cajon, CA, US, 92020

Alternative Locations: 
Travel:  10% to 25%
Requisition ID:  45968


Nearest Major Market: San Diego

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