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Product Manager - RF Electronics

Reference ID: MTL00000041-English

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Montreal, QC
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Full Time
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Job Description

The Product Manager&rsquo s primary focus is to accomplish key activities related to the front end of the business. The main objectives are to provide leadership in product development and life-cycle strategy, market analysis & requirements management, cost reduction strategy, pricing & bids, product technical presentations to support business development activities and business cases for new products. The assignments for this position are typically of medium value, complexity and/or criticality.

Primary Activities:
  • Performs Product / Market assessments as input into the product development and marketing plans
  • Establishes Product Development and Marketing Plans based on:
    • SWOT Analysis
    • Inputs from Business Development
    • Lessons learned on programs
    • Market analysis
    • Requirements trend analysis
    • Corporate Business objectives
  • Manages internally funded and externally funded development programs
  • Adheres to best program management practices
  • Maximizes leverage of sales with development activities
  • Coordinates product bids and proposal
  • Supports trade-offs with potential customers
  • Leads proposal team to develop winning solutions
  • Performs accurate costing (in-line with actual performance of organization)
  • Prepares pricing information, management summaries etc. as required
  • Seeks appropriate approvals
  • Prepares proposal package as required

Candidate Profile:
  • Degree in Engineering or equivalent technical/business education.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in relevant technical field. Ideally exposed to satellite subsystems.
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant technologies, products, services and methods, specifically in the areas of terrestrial and naval RADAR and EW electronics and antennas.
  • Self-motivated with good interpersonal skills.
  • Team player and demonstrates a high level of integrity
  • Strong analytical skills along with strong creativity
  • Focuses strongly on achieving agreed upon outcomes and ensures that key objectives are met.
  • Result orientated and exhibits excellent critical thinking
  • Works well in a dynamic environment where some of the parameters are unknown and some change regularly.
  • Strives to provide customers/clients with personalized and efficient service.
  • Industry and market awareness
  • Ability to cope with significant workload peaks.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both French and English.

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Posted: August 17, 2018
Closes: September 15, 2018
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1001-5000 employees

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About MDA Systems Ltd.

MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's business is focused on markets and customers...