Spirent Communications is where the world’s leading communications companies turn when they need to accelerate their time-to-market for next-generation communication systems. In fact, every significant industry test in the last six years has used Spirent's test systems as the benchmark. We are continually recognized by customers, industry, press, and technology associations for our innovative thinking and our ground-breaking products. The communications market has untapped potential. The boundaries of how fast, far, and accurately voice and data can be transmitted have yet to be reached, or even defined. Spirent solutions are paving the way for tomorrow’s communications.
The atmosphere at Spirent is innovative, creative, and technically challenging. We are always looking for new employees with exceptional abilities, vision, and commitment levels to join our team.
If you want to work with truly bright and motivated people—and be a part of an industry-leading company that's helping to revolutionize communications technologies—this is your opportunity. Our focus on employee satisfaction stems from a core belief that market-leading products start with one thing: market-leading people. At Spirent, we offer more than jobs, we offer unique career opportunities. We can do this because we are large enough to encompass a breadth of possibilities, while being small enough for you to be noticed and recognized. Are you innovative enough to work at Spirent?
This is a Product Manager position for Spirent’s mobile device testing line of business, reporting into a Director of Product Management. The primary responsibility for this Product Manager is to be the marketing team interface to product development, development partners, operations, and product marketing. The Product Manager will also need to interface with customers and the sales team, but that role is the primary responsibility of another team member. A solid technical background in wireless technologies (WCDMA/GSM/CDMA/LTE/GPS) or other telecommunications technologies is a key enabler to success in this position. Candidates should demonstrate excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work well on a team. Candidates must also have strong leadership, communication, and project management skills.
•Capture and refine market requirements and communicate to product development team along with typical use case scenarios
•Work with product development team to align product requirements with market needs while managing constraints such as limited resources
•Support Spirent's supply chain team to ensure products can be delivered correctly and timely.
•Support sales channels through product training, generation of sales collateral and on-site customer visits.
•Formulate pricing strategy and maintain price list.
•Work with product marketing team to create collateral to assist sales team and customer understanding of the product.
•Ensure product documentation and user guides are clear and coherent.
•BSEE/BSCE required and a minimum of 8 years experience in a similar position. MSEE/MSCE and/or MBA are all highly desirable.
•Prior product management experience is highly desirable.
•Experience in wireless communications is highly desirable.
•Excellent communication skills, including the ability to create presentations and marketing documents.
•Ability to think strategically, using inputs from technology trends, market analysis, competition, etc.
•R&D experience on communication systems, especially on 3G and/or 4G wireless technologies.
•Motivated self-starter who likes challenging work.
•Leader. Team player. Take initiative in daily work. Fast learner.
Spirent Communications - 9 months ago