Product Manager (m/f/d) Tooling

  • Erlangen

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

EB Business Management (EB-BM) is the unit, which incorporates Corporate Strategy, Marketing, Portfolio Management, Partner Management and Product Management under one hood to centralize business-oriented duties and activities. To further strengthen EB’s Product Management, we are looking for a Product Manager to support our Software Platform for in car High Performance Computers. The Product Manager orchestrates a variety of cross-unit activities, such as dealing technologically with EB Software Platform, building and using deep understanding of targeted customer landscape and maintaining business plans|models|cases and proactively promoting EB in the publicity. As Product Manager for EB Software Platform, we are looking for an experienced person with technical knowledge about vehicle E/E infrastructure and tooling knowledge, wide Automotive market experience and the willingness to go the extra mile to shape our next generation Software Platform.

Your responsibilities

  • You take ownership for assigned EB Software Platform products and do or drive what is necessary to bring your products to the next stage
  • You will create and maintain recurrently business plans/business cases and manage the according EB SW Platform tooling product development and marketing
  • You will support sales to grow EB SW Platform and sharpen EB’s focus on the right technologies in the right time and ensure a holistic offer
  • You will create roadmaps for your assigned EB SW Platform products and align them with our customers in regular strategic customer meetings
  • You will drive strategic customers to RFQ stages with EB SW Platform and support to close the deals
  • You will acquire accurate technology-, market-, competitor- and customer-insights and create relevant documentation to advise stakeholders
  • You will act as EB SW Platform ambassador at congresses and fairs to promote EB SW Platform

Your profile

  • You possess a university degree in an engineering or business administration field, or similar and you already have multiple years of relevant experience in this field
  • You have a results-driven mentality and are passionate about our business and technologies and you understand what it needs to make tough decisions
  • You have profound experience in the software industry and are up to date with current software tooling -relevant technologies
  • You enjoy working with different interfaces and stakeholders and are experienced in coordinating the different demands and requests
  • You have the ability to think strategically and analytically about business, product and market trends, as well as you are experienced on execution of Go-to-market initiatives
  • Thinking in systems and value streams, rather than products and features only, is another of your strengths
  • You have excellent intercultural and communication skills in English and German (spoken and written)
  • You are willing to travel globally

What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive software industry
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Mobile work
  • Trainings in our own academy

Your contact

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.

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We are looking forward to receiving your application!