Global Product Manager – Lithium Ion Batteries
Our Technology enables Surface Freedom™
Picodeon develops Pulsed Laser Deposition (PLD) solutions for depositing Thin Films. Our mission is to take PLD out of the Lab and make it a volume manufacturing technology. We are developing solutions for Lithium Ion Batteries, Sensors, and Tribological applications. As we enter our next phase of growth we are recruiting a Global Product Manager who will help us bring our technology to the market. We are a highly motivated international Team with ambitions goals. If you share our passion for leading edge thin film technology, we want to hear from you.
Analyzes market data to identify trends/opportunities, develops strategic direction from market information, and creates compelling market analysis presentations
Aligns Industry, Technology, Application, & Product roadmaps.
Evaluates new/advanced technologies which represent potential areas of business products in the future
Applies strong comprehensive knowledge to recommend investment decisions for new product development
Conducts comprehensive competitive analysis for specific products or product lines. Drives cost of ownership programmes.
Applies strong comprehensive knowledge to establish pricing strategies to build a leadership position in market share while enhancing profit margins and developing marketing tools for successful product introductions
Owns the Marketing Communications function, leverages social media channels, manages WEB strategy and implementation, owns Data Sheet process
Partners with Engineering, Manufacturing and Sales to develop new products and enhance existing products as well as communicate critical market needs and time requirements. Manages customer Demo process.
Ensures overall marketing function is effectively meeting the organization’s strategic goals
Demonstrates comprehensive understanding of technical and business environment. Develops and articulates strategies to meet business objectives
Supports installed base to ensure synergistic engagement with customer and sales and optimization of all opportunities to develop the business.
Strong technical understanding of state of the art manufacturing processes – Semiconductor, MEMS, Battery or Sensors
Experience in Hi Tech Equipment Development, Manufacturing, and Marketing
Communication skills, especially of complex technical issues, primarily for consumption by senior management – both written and oral (proficiency in powerpoint and excel as communication and analysis tools a must)
Ability to consolidate data of different types from different sources into a single cohesive message/conclusion
Possibility to work as part of an international team
Bachelor’s or Masters in Engineering or related discipline, MBA and PhD preferred
5-10 years of directly related experience