Skill: manufacturing , planning , product specifications , sap pm , utility , product development , innovation , product documentation , implementation , maximo; Exp: 7-10 years; Product Manager/Strategy 4-ProdDev – 180018HX Preferred Qualifications The UGBU is the Global Business Unit responsible for the Utilities vertical. The Product Management department is responsible for managing and improving those products that are owned and managed by the UGBU, as well as assisting the sales force to achieve optimal results. This position is to work as part of the overall Product Management team responsible for the Utilities Work and Asset Management solution set (including both on-premise and SaaS-based offerings). You will be required to work as part of a global team. Responsibilities will include planning for future product releases, engaging closely with Product Development to deliver quality products to the market, assisting in strategic sales scenarios, interaction with customers and partners, and helping prepare the UGBU for the release of new product versions. Additionally, the key responsibilities of this role will include Provide Work and Asset Management domain expertise in Oracles India Development Center and build strong domain knowledge among the local development resources. Independently work with clients in the region to ensure successful implementation of Oracle Work and Asset Management solution. Key Responsibilities Keep a track of product gaps and work with rest of the product management and development lead to groom the product backlog/ prioritize next release. Gather information to define product specifications and document detailed business requirements. Work with the architecture team to iterate over the designs and help create a technical specification that met both the business requirements and framework best practices. Review designs and monitor product development through sprint reviews to ensure the final product is aligned with the requirements. Assist in creating product documentation, marketing collateral, functional and configuration training and Utility Reference Model. Educate global sales/pre-sales team on new product capabilities/releases. Provide assistance to sales for strategic efforts (helping respond to RFP’s and involvement in sales demonstrations) Work with customers implementing the product to ensure successful deployment and make them as a reference. Support implementation partners in building product skills and help ensure their projects are successful Drive solution innovation primarily focused on reducing the total cost of implementation and increasing market competitiveness. Required Skills Bachelors in Engineering discipline (such as Computer Science or Mechanical/Electrical Engineering) or MBA with majors in Operations or equivalent. Excellent English written and verbal communication skills. Proficient at the use of Microsoft Office products including Word and PowerPoint. Experience in Work and Asset Management software applications, such as Oracle WAM/EAM, Maximo, Infor or SAP PM. Multiples years of Customer facing experiences such as implementing software or pre-sales. Customer first attitude, going beyond to make implementation successful. Excellent interpersonal skills. Team player. Ability to align with the larger team goal and adapt. Ability to take ownership of a set of deliverables and working across the cross-functional team to ensure its success. Ability to accept constructive criticism, and learn from mistakes. Preferred skills Knowledge of the peripheral application areas such as GIS, Supply Chain, ERP, Mobile Workforce Management and how they functionally integrate with Work and Asset Management is a benefit. Experience in Utilities Industry (Electric, Gas and Water/Waste Water) is highly preferred Global experience a benefit. Experience with Agile development processes a benefit. Experience working with remote teams a benefit. Detailed Description and Job Requirements Lead a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget. As a member of the product development division, you will analyze and integrate external customer specifications. Suggest and justify product directions and specifications. Specify, design and implement moderate changes to existing software architecture. Build new products and development tools. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to discuss major changes to functionality. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.
Degree: MBA/ PGDM
Function: Production / Maintenance / Service Engg. / Manufacturing / Packaging