• Associate Product Manager

    Location US-NV-Reno
    # Positions
    1
    Experience (Years)
    2
    Category
    Engineering
  • Position Description

    At a Glance

     

    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for an Associate Product Manager to join the Server Technology team  in Reno, NV. The Associate Product Manager will play a key support role in the process of releasing new products to the production and sales departments.  Other responsibilities include generating product requirements, reviewing customer specifications, generating materials for product introductions and technical support for customers and partners.

     

    Main Responsibilities:

    • Participate in overall product strategy, research and development requirements, development, and manufacturing coordination for new and emerging products.
    • Coordinate technical product development, estimates of potential profits, and release to production.
    • Manage day-to-day progress of new product development.
    • Maintain technical data on Company website and test website when new functionality is added.
    • Create and update Product Data Sheets.
    • Create and update part numbers in Customer Relations Management database.
    • Administer expedited part number creation and release (Hot Shot process).
    • Administer Functional Wiring Diagram and Dimensional Drawing process.
    • Respond to 3D CAD model requests.
    • Provide technical expertise and training to other departments in support of product development.
    • Conduct marketing analysis to develop product definitions.
    • Collaborate with a wide variety of functional areas such as sales, engineering, marketing, manufacturing, and operations to develop and provide product definitions responsive to customer needs and market opportunities.
    • Assist with market research and identify/track market trends in Company's industry.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

     

    Basic Qualifications:

     

    • Minimum of 2 years experience in marketing, engineering or related field. 

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree from four-year College or University with emphasis in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
    • Specific technical knowledge of data center physical infrastructure including power knowledge and experience is strongly desired.
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks along with excellent time management skills and customer service skills.
    • Effective oral and written communication skills with the ability to provide information across multiple groups in the Company including Engineering, Marketing, and Sales.
    • Proficient understanding of project management principles and ability to read and interpret technical information.
    • Project management skills including planning, organizing, and coordinating tasks.
    • Computer proficient with knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word/Excel/Outlook), Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator; Visio and Publisher a plus.
    • Experience utilizing 3D modeling software such as Solidworks, ProE, or Inventor a plus.
    • Effective written and verbal communication and presentation skills.

     

     

    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.

     

    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage.  LNCA also offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us.

     

     

    http://www.legrand.us

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    Equal Opportunity Employer

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