Product Manager - Software
at Hytorc

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

Job Description



The Product Manager (PM) will lead the growing firmware, software and networking product line that is fundamentally changing the industry.  The candidate will manage both day-to-day response to customer requests and overall development on next generation software products.  The product manager works collaboratively with our engineering team, other product managers and vendors to develop comprehensive solutions.  The scope of products includes embedded firmware, software applications and network communication software.  The candidate acquires an in-depth knowledge of industry practices, applications and business opportunities to shape the software roadmap. The manager is responsible to develop use-case and detailed functional requirements for all software products.  The PM oversees the release process including support for operations and field service.  The candidate drives the voice of the customer, usability and expected response into all products.  The position supports marketing communication, training, customers and sales to provide a complete understanding of the operation of all software features and capabilities.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Primary point of contact for HYTORC firmware/software/network feature requests.
  • Work with engineering/product team to develop the best solution and schedule for implementation.
  • Define and document software product functional requirements.
  • Provide leadership, coordination, call meetings, document plans.
  • Plan release updates, new products and marketing launch.
  • Specify customer network connectivity, e.g. via Bluetooth, WiFi, other.
  • Define software for a variety of platforms; PC, IOS, Linux.
  • Ensure products incorporate best practice for User Interface (UI) design.
  • Support software development project management, Agile, Scrum, as needed
  • Participate in reviews for system integration test and assist with expert user testing
  • Develop clear user documentation source and training source material.
  • Work with team members to ensure software usability and reliability.

Job Requirements

  • BS/MS in CS/EE or BS Business IT/MIS
  • MBA a plus
  • PMP/Agile Certification a plus
  • Five years planning and implementing relevant firmware/software solutions
  • Suitable combination of equivalent education, training or experience will be considered
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Demonstrated development of written requirements, use cases and interface specifications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of User Interface Design, Menu Structures, Graphical Interface, etc.
  • Technical knowledge of data communication, Bluetooth protocols and embedded firmware
  • Knowledge of development languages such as Java, Python, C++
  • Excellent people management, communication, and team skills

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Mahwah, NJ
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 6/28/2019

About Us

HYTORC® Makes Industrial Bolting Safer and Simpler

With over 40 years of experience focused entirely on industrial torque and tension systems, HYTORC is the most trusted name in the industry. From steel mills and mining equipment to refineries, nuclear power plants, and wind turbines; we have developed solutions for nearly every bolting application imaginable.

About

HYTORC was formed in 1968. It is the world’s oldest and largest hydraulic torque wrench manufacturer. Our mission is to make industrial bolting safer, simpler and more precise and thus, reliable. With over 40 years of experience focused entirely on engineering new technologies for hydraulic and pneumatic torque wrenches while creating a worldwide 24/7 service network, HYTORC has become the most trusted name in the industry. From steel mills and mines to refineries, chemical plants, fossil and nuclear power plants, wind turbines, equipment manufacturers, gas pipelines, Off-shore drilling (top-site and subsea); we have developed solutions for nearly every bolting application imaginable. For custom projects, our highly experienced engineering team can design the most efficient solution for any job with simple and safe operation and economical pricing in mind. We work mainly with maintenance in heavy industry, where time constraints are extremely tight and the quality of work on bolting jobs cannot be compromised.