Must have strong TPO experience in a CPG/Retail environment*
- Position can be located anywhere, and occasional international travel is required*
Prestigious Global Professional Services Firm is currently seeking a Software Product Manager for their Trade Promotion Optimization software module.
Candidate will be responsible:
Managing the development of the Trade Promotion Optimization module Applying optimization algorithms to TPO in the Consumer Packages Goods (CPG) domain Leading the Engineering team Aligning between Engineering, Product Management and Clients Driving cooperations within and to partners Bridging to other units such as Knowledge Management, Sales, Services, etc. Working remotely on strategic or algorithmic topics is possible; in order to lead the offshore teams.
Minimum of 5 years of experience with at the following Engineering/Programming Skills:
Consumer Goods Experience Applied Trade Promotion Optimization (TPO) Experience Modeling/Optimization Approaches
o Bayesian Modeling
o Mathematical models/approaches
o Neural Networks
o Linear Regression
o Simulated Annealing Applying optimization algorithms to TPO in the CPG domain Software Engineering approaches Programming experience NET (Visual Basic .NET) Modeling Software
o SAS, Matlab, Demantra, etc. Database Skills
o Database programming
o Database design Professional Skill Requirements
Leadership skills Leading team (incl. experts) Project Management Thought leadership on Modeling/Optimization Approaches Enforce Best Practices for Software Engineering Aligning between Engineering and Product Management Bridging to Knowledge Management, Sales, Services, etc