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Product Portfolio Manager (f/m/d) SIMATIC IPC

Job Description

Location: Nürnberg or other Siemens locations within Germany

Knowledge for the world of tomorrow.

The Digital Industry offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products – be it the automotive or aerospace industry, mechanical engineering or other interesting sectors. We at DI Factory Automation are innovation leaders in automation. We are automating factories to meet the demands of a digital future. You are part of an interdisciplinary team to shape Factory Automation’s product portfolio SIMATIC in the space of Industrial Computing with a customer-centric product development. 

What part will you play?
  • As a Product Portfolio Manager, you act as entrepreneur of your industrial computing product portfolio. 
  • You will identify new growth areas, technologies, and emerging product opportunities. 
  • You will conduct in-depth market analysis to optimize existing products and build next generation products. 
  • You will have full responsibility for the results, including definition of customer and market requirements, growth & profit strategies, business planning, product marketing strategies, pricing structures, price positioning and product portfolio roadmaps. 
  • You define product marketing strategies (product, price, placement, promotion) and support marketing and sales enablement as well as channel and partner development.
  • You gather feedback, define metrics, and collaborate with sales, verticals, product owners and development teams to build the best-in-class products and bring them fast to market.
  • You understand market trends, customer personas and the details of the evolving industrial computing market, as well as being the expert on competition.
What you need to make real what matters.
  • You hold a university master's degree, MBA preferred with a focus on entrepreneurship, business creation, technology management, marketing, or strategic/risk management. 
  • Alternatively, a diploma/master’s degree in a technical field, e.g., computer science, mathematics, physics, engineering. Advanced degrees including PhD or MBA are a plus.
  • Many years of experience in Product Portfolio management in an IT Environment
  • Experience in managing products through the full life cycle: strategy, development, experimentation, launch, optimization, sunset.
  • You have a strong customer centric mindset and demonstrated ability to put the customer first and bring ability to challenge the status quo internally for addressing the customer problems.
  • Creative problem solving skills and a growth mindset approach are part of your skillset.
  • You have proven strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to articulate complex technology concepts simply and concisely.
  • You show a high level of critical thinking in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross functional challenges.
  • You have strong analytic skills, proven ability to think strategically and influence stakeholders to facilitate complex decision-making.
  • A high degree of creativity, open-mind, and self-initiative as well as fluency in English complete your profile.
What we offer.
  • 2 to 3 days of mobile working per week as a future global standard.
  • Attractive remuneration package.
  • Development opportunities for both personal and professional growth.
Individual benefits are adapted to meet local legal regulations, the requirements of different job profiles, locations, and individual preferences.

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.


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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens AG

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Either

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