Senior Technical Product Manager

    • Samsung Electronics America
  • Mountain View, CA
  • Posted 39 days ago | Updated 4 hours ago

Overview

On Site
USD 213,000.00 - 245,000.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Supply chain management
Cross-functional team
Go-To-Market Strategy
Order management
Customer satisfaction
Technical drafting
Quality assurance
Product development
Competitive intelligence
Computer science
Software engineering
Consumer electronics
Inventory management
Goal oriented
Leadership
Innovation
Electronics
Creativity
e-commerce
Inventory
Logistics
Budget
Roadmaps
Specification
User experience
Collaboration
Strategy
Data
Metrics
Planning
Design
Training
Confluence
JIRA
Internet
Value engineering
Clarity
Organized
Privacy
Policies
AIM
Law

Job Details

Position Summary

Role and Responsibilities

For decades, Samsung has been leading the charge on innovation. We see beauty in achieving excellence and our passion for change fuels our discoveries, inventions, and breakthrough technology. We believe that technology can, and should, make the world a better place, so we create new possibilities for people everywhere, push the limits of what's possible, and constantly innovate.

At Samsung Electronics America, we take pride in the creativity and diversity of our talented people - they are at the forefront of everything we do. Their skillset and mindset drive our continued success. Only the resilient and resourceful thrive in the daily dose of unexpected at Samsung. We unapologetically push to achieve unforeseen potential in everything we do, both within the workplace and at home. We fearlessly face challenges head-on, conquer the unconquerable, and are comfortable living in the uncomfortable zone. Together we make the impossible possible. Because at Samsung, we Own the Unknown.

Are you ready to #OwnTheUnknown? Join us.

What you'll be doing:
  • This person will drive Samsung eCommerce initiatives related to
  • Inventory and supply chain management
  • Order management, fulfillment and logistics (forward and return)
  • Innovate and automate in the above areas to improve customer satisfaction, contribute to revenue increase and reduction in operational costs
  • Work with product and engineering team in designing product solution, finalizing estimate, budget and plan/prioritize in upcoming roadmap, resolve issues during build and test, and launch product on timely fashion
    • Write product specifications and work with UX designers to build the Mocks
    • Work with Architect to simplify product feature for technical design solutions
    • Prioritize and allocate work based on roadmap and backlog
    • Finalize plan, estimate and schedule working with engineering and QA teams
    • Work with development and quality assurance engineers to build and ship the features
    • Collaborate with external partners and internal account team on new product launches
    • Communicate and resolve issues, risks and progress to all the stakeholders
    • Monitor and measure launched products and feed learnings back into product development process
  • Internalize and deeply understand Samsung's mission and strategies, as well as the mission and objectives of the eCommerce team
  • Distill vision and strategy for the team, get all members of cross-functional team excited
  • Be data centric to make informed product direction, whether in the form of competitive intel, customer behavior or other business metrics. Solicit and embrace critical feedback
  • Drive innovation, definition, deliverables planning (roadmap) and design of entirely new products and features to deliver against team and company goals
  • Drive cross-functional team to set qualitative objectives and quantitative goals
  • Drive definition of and execution against product go-to-market plan, including phasing and training
  • Clearly communicate product plans, benefits and results, as appropriate, to both internal stakeholders and external stakeholders.
  • Has strong technical skills and is proficient in Confluence, JIRA, and Smartsheet


Background & Competencies Required:
  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field required; computer science undergraduate degree or relevant engineering degree plus hands-on software engineering experience strongly preferred
  • Technical understanding must go from the highest abstractions down to the metal
  • 10+ years of experience delivering highly successful and innovative consumer Internet products with your fingerprints all over them which you're extremely proud of what you've accomplished
  • Having prior experience on the consumer electronics eCommerce space is a huge plus especially in the inventory management, fulfillment and logistics
  • Stellar design instincts and product taste


Characteristics
  • A high bar across the board - from your own contributions to the people you work with to the products you work on
  • A "leader" personality - biased toward action, great collaborator and master disambiguator/simplifier - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
  • Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on, you persevere when others fall away
  • Finger-tippiness with data: you just go get the data you need with no muss/fuss and can whip it into an insightful story with no help. You know how to leverage data to make decisions without getting stuck in analysis paralysis
  • A never-ending desire to learn and grow


Candidate should be:
  • Highly motivated and self-driven
  • Strong process-oriented thinker
  • Organized, detailed, goal driven, and achievement oriented
  • Able to critically evaluate and question data and plans
  • Able to think strategically and tactically
  • Comfortable with a highly dynamic and changing work environment,
  • Competitive, strong desire to "win"


The salary range for this role is expected to be between $213,000 and $245,000. Actual pay will be determined considering factors such as relevant skills and experience, and comparison to other employees in the role.

Skills and Qualifications

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