Manager New Technologies - Product Manager

Job Description
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in over 150 countries. Our 142,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles; and interior systems for automobiles. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. Through our growth strategies and by increasing market share we are committed to delivering value to shareholders and making our customers successful. JCI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and as such does not discriminate in its recruiting and selection process based on disability or handicap status. If you are a person with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process, please call our Talent Acquisition Hotline at (414)-524-8999 and press option #0.

Job Description: Product Manager, Technology and Advance Development (T&AD), JIT, Safety and Complete Seat Domain

Department: Global Technology & Advance Development Group - Domain JIT/ Safety / Complete Seat

Reports to: T&AD Group Domain Lead

The Product Manager is responsible for finding synergies and possible complete seat and/or interior component solution sets utilizing current technologies and projects being investigated within the various T&AD domains. This requires the ability to work closely with global domain leadership, marketing, Product Groups and Customer Groups. This position will be responsible to ensure technology and customer satisfaction goals are met for the identified solution sets.

The Product Manager is expected to:

Work with all Global T&AD domains to develop solutions sets that improve the value story of individual projects.

Work with all parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities

Delivery solution sets to completion within timeline and budget

Develop the core value proposition and messaging for the solution set.

Perform product demos for customers

Develop basic business case for solution sets

Develop design guide for solution sets for customer

Provide a brief and status report for solution sets to senior management

Take all domain/PG inputs to develop best outcome of overall solution set


Upto 10% travel is required


Qualifications

Required experience and knowledge

Minimum of 8 years experience as a Product Engineer / Program Manager

Demonstrated success defining and launching products

5+ years of experience in a job in the automotive market

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Bachelor's degree in technology / management (Engineering, Manufacturing / Quality) (MBA preferred)

Excellent teamwork skills , leadership, and globally experience

Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority

Must be able to travel globally 10% of the time

Global management skills

Job
Engineering/R&D
Primary Location
US-MI-Plymouthý

Company

Johnson Controls Inc

Job Code

State or Province

Michigan

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