Product Manager (f/m/d) Photovoltaik - KACO new energy

Job Description

Renewable energies are the future.

Are you currently planning your own future? Then harness the opportunities that an innovative business offers! Since 1998, here at KACO new energy we have been channeling our ideas and efforts into the development of pioneering technologies for the generation of energy. We currently have 250 motivated employees working on this objective. It is thanks to them that KACO new energy today counts among the world's leading manufacturers of power inverters for photovoltaic systems. Since May 2019, KACO new energy has been a fully owned Siemens subsidiary.

What part will you play?
  • You manage the products, solutions and/or services of the power electronic portfolio for string inverters with full responsibility for the results, including defining the customer and market requirements, growth & profit strategies, business planning, portfolio road mapping
  • You support the selection and qualification of suppliers
  • Also, you constantly observe relevant competitors' products, solutions and/or services, and conduct market analysis’s 
  • You define portfolio marketing strategies and concepts (product/solution/service, price, placement, promotion, new business models)
  • Moreover, you drive the relevant qualifications for the allocated product portfolio
  • Additionally, you establish and manage or synchronize a cross-functional team to realize the development of the products, solutions and/or services
  • You drive the business performance of the products, solutions and/or services assigned over the whole product lifecycle in cooperation with all partners over the whole process chain (R&D/ SCM/ CRM), e.g. product specifications for development
  • You contribute to activities to continuously improve the portfolio lifecycle management as well as yo actively support sales and execution (e.g., pre-qualifications, models, certifications)
  • The Training of sales staff and partners’ network is also in your responsibility 
  • Also you deliver sales and service documentation jointly with marketing for the allocated portfolio
What you need to make real what matters.
  • The basis of your success is a degree  in Engineering, e.g. Electrical Engineering 
  • You bring experience in managing complex cross- functional teams without direct authority, and working with international teams
  • Also, you have experience managing and balancing stakeholder expectations
  • You are experienced working directly with customers and translating customer needs into product requirements
  • You have experience in writing business plans as well as in the area of power electronics and associated systems 
  • Additionally, you bring comprehensive knowledge of energy systems and converter technology 
  • Professional experience in the field of portfolio management also belongs to your profile
  • You are established in network and contacts within the PV and BESS industry
  • Fluent English and German are a necessity 
Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens. - if you would like to find out more about jobs & careers at Siemens.

FAQ - if you need further information on the application process.

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

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: KACO new energy GmbH

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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