Software Product Manager (m/f/d)

  • Published: 28.07.2020

Software Product Manager (m/f/d)

SLM Solutions is a leading provider of metal based additive manufacturing technology, commonly referred to as 3D printers, utilizing selective laser melting powder bed fusion technology.  Our 3D printers are designed to produce parts directly from a variety of metal powders.  The customers for our metal based additive manufacturing systems come from various industries such as aerospace, energy, healthcare, and automotive. Headquartered in Lübeck Germany, SLM Solutions has approximately 400 employees worldwide.

Position Description

  • Manage and strengthen the software portfolio around the machine tool business
  • Understand customer processes and map customer journeys, thereby developing value propositions
  • Analyze market data and map market trends
  • Gather and update competitive intelligence for the software business
  • Empower Sales with consultancy around services portfolio
  • Develop business plan for new products and ensure its implementation in terms of milestones, volumes and costs (management of gates) together with R&D
  • Define price targets for new products based on input from Sales, Marketing (and R&D)
  • Manage interface with R&D, BD, Sales & Marketing Managers
  • Drive product launch planning and execution, together with Sales & BD (Segments) and country responsible persons
  • Prepare and pot. conduct new product and service training
  • Monitor product performance and quality and define actions

Qualification Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Industrial Engineering or related field (e.g. Software Engineering)
  • Over 3 years of experience in Product Management, preferable for software solutions
  • Deep knowledge in software architectures & requirements engineering  
  • Impeccable organization skills and the ability to keep projects moving and ensure deadlines are met
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • High attention to detail and strong communication skills
  • Very good command of the English language
  • Optional: Insights into software solutions for Additive Manufacturing

About us

  • Diverse, global, growing organization with flat hierarchies in a trend-setting industry
  • A future-proof job with the innovation leader in the AM market
  • Short decision-making processes and flat hierarchies
  • Great colleagues from over 25 nations

Contact

We look forward to receiving your complete application documents online, indicating a possible start date and salary expectations.

Please apply with reference to Job ID 2020-71.
  • HR Business Partner
  • Frau Angelika Hofmann
  • +494514060-4397