Product Manager Geospatial

Department: Management

 

About the job

We are looking for a Product Manager Geospatial to join the Aircraft Solution product line focusing on imaging sensors for aerial mapping and surveying. You will be a part of a small team defining the future of Phase Ones aerial mapping product line. You will work closely with Sales, supporting them with all relevant information and support regarding the product line. You will provide the Marketing team with the value proposition and other relevant information required for marketing collateral and communication. You will work closely with R&D to ensure the technical solution meets the requirements. Most of all, you understand the customers need and business challenges and have an innovative mindset for defining new solutions.
In this role you will report to the VP Geospatial Portfolio.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Own the responsibility for the overall success of your product line as the “CEO” for that product line
  • Know the aerial mapping market inside and out and stay active within the industry at conferences, with partners and customers
  • Prioritize requirements gathered from multiple channels including the field employees, customers and partners to develop a clear roadmap that drives business
  • Define the business model and pricing structure for your product line
  • Work closely with R&D during development to ensure common understanding of the requirements and drive on-time project delivery
  • Provide the Sales and Marketing teams with clear and concise messaging and tools needed to drive market success within your segments
  • Plan for the entire lifecycle including support during the lifetime and proper phase out in coordination with the launch of next generation products
  • Support the management of Key Accounts

 

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in relevant discipline or Bachelor’s degree with relevant experience
  • 5 years minimum working in the mapping and surveying industry, ideally with first-hand experience as a service provider or end user
  • Previous experience in an international work environment required
  • Previous experience as a product or strategy manager highly desired
  • Good overview of the market for aerial mapping

 

Skills

  • Ability to lead, inspire and motivate teams with no direct reporting lines
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to define a long-term roadmap
  • Highly motivated with an agile and hands-on mindset
  • Capacity to manage the entire life cycle of a product line
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to discuss with business and sales as well as development teams
  • Fluent in English

 

About Phase One

Phase One A/S is the world-leading provider of medium format digital photography systems and imaging solutions for professional photographers and industrial applications. Established in the early 1990s, Phase One is a true digital photography pioneer with a passionate commitment to image quality excellence and creative freedom. Phase One is headquartered in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen with operations in Israel and Japan.