Product Manager

Job#: 1280239

Job Description:

What You'll Do

You will be a member of the Customer Solution Management team in TomTom’s Automotive Business Unit. The Solution Management team forms the bridge between our customers’ applications and our products in the automotive market, for example, embedded navigation and manage the entire TomTom product lifecycle for select OEM(s) from product vision & roadmap to implementation and launch.

  • Partner with sales to increase revenue by intimately understanding customer needs, developing deep insights into the select OEM(s) and lead the product strategy process for these customers
  • Influence key decision makers at select OEM(s) by building compelling product value proposition
  • Respond to RFI/RFQ/CRs at various stages of the product lifecycle based on our product portfolio, adapted for specific customer needs
  • Increase customer satisfaction with winning product launches
  • Understand the competitive field and potential partners for these customers
  • Identify areas of innovation within the target customer application scope
  • Understand and influence product roadmaps based on specific OEM needs
  • Guide engineering teams to deliver on the desired product goals
  • Represent TomTom at industry events and develop a network within automotive eco-system

What you’ll need

We are looking for an experienced professional with the technical depth to interact with automotive OEMs and Tier-1 suppliers on our automotive applications, as well as the personal flair to align market demand with our automotive product offering. This also includes aligning with other departments in TomTom, like Sales, Marketing, Engineering, and the Product Units that build up our product portfolio.

  • Bachelors or master’s degree in computer science or related field
  • 9+ years of experience in B2B product management or product marketing in a technical environment
  • Automotive industry experience is required, especially with automotive software solutions
  • Clear passion for an innovation-driven market, like Automotive, Mobile, or IT
  • Ability to relate to software architects, product owners and other technical experts for TomTom’s products
  • Successful track record in business development and demonstrated ability to partner with business to launch new products
  • Exceptional problem solving, diligent follow-through and logical decision-making
  • Excellent interpersonal communication, presentation and influencing skills

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Work flexibility program (Working @ TomTom) - work from both home and the office!
  • Home office benefits, with a setup budget and a monthly allowance to support.
  • Chance to work abroad for 90-calendar days in select countries and states!
  • Holiday package that includes your birthday off and a volunteering day per year.
  • Bring your ideas and innovation to life during our Hackathon, DevDays, and more!
  • Take on learning opportunities – internal programs, O’Reilly and LinkedIn learning.
  • The opportunity to join one of the few top tech location specialists and have an impact on the future of mobility.
  • Be part of a supportive, inclusive, and global culture.

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.

Employee Type:
FullTime

Remote:
Yes

Location:
Farmington Hills, MI, US

Job Type:
PMO and Business Operations

Date Posted:
July 15, 2022