LG Electronics USA, Inc. Product Manager in Santa Clara, California
Location Santa Clara, California
Department (Org 2) Future Biz Innovation E60013
Job Requisition 22329
LG Electronics Zenith (R&D)
At LG Silicon Valley we’re creating new software initiatives that enhance life for consumers and businesses around the world.
This is a unique opportunity for an experienced and entrepreneurial Product Manager who can lead the charge in innovating and executing on new product and business concepts for LG. In addition to the core product management skillset of building products that delight, we’re looking for leaders who can dive into an industry, conduct research to develop deep market insight, create and test potential use cases and business models to build a clear consensus around the product opportunity with a solid business case.
You will be responsible to deliver on this opportunity by collaborating with design, user experience and global engineering teams to define, develop, launch and grow compelling and useful products and services that truly bring to life LG’s slogan “Life’s Good.”
The right candidate should have bias towards action and be able to make the complex simple while keeping a meticulous eye on all the details. Experience shipping software products in agile environments across global teams is a plus.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Lead ideation, technical development and launch of new products to support strategic innovation goals.
Develop deep expertise to identify opportunities, define product vision and define market entry.
Understand customer needs and product requirements through in-depth interviews.
Develop and establish external collaborations and partnerships as necessary to accelerate product development.
Establish a shared vision and build consensus across diverse global stakeholders.
Partner with global design and engineering to plan and drive the continuous delivery of best in class products that delight users.
Create structure and clarity in rapidly evolving innovation environment w/ fluid or undefined processes.
Drive a culture of data informed decision making.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s Degree (B.A/B.S) from four-year College or university. MBA desired
8+ years’ experience in Product and project Management
8+ years’ experience delivering highly successful and innovative SW products
Expertise on various development infra structure (e.g. Jira, Confluence, and so on)
Solid technical knowledge either through formal education or professional experience
Self-starter with exceptional critical thinking skills and written and oral communication skills
Experience with market research and product strategy
Experience navigating ambiguity and breaking down complex problems
Strong use of analytics, user research and business cases to drive decisions and improve products
Experience shipping SW products using an agile and iterative development process.
High tolerance dealing with ambiguous and complex situations and processes.