Technical Product Line Manager

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QorTek Inc.

Location: Linden, PA

Department/Group: Management

Start Date: Negotiable

Position Type: Full-time

Date Posted: September 16, 2021

QorTek is seeking a highly qualified and experienced Technical Product Manager. This position will be responsible for leading a team to complete development and drive to completion of a consumer product. The successful candidate would interface daily with all areas in the organization.

About Qortek

QorTek Inc. (Linden, PA) is a leading developer of power electronic systems, world-class piezoceramic materials, and piezoelectric device technology solutions. The Company is actively engaged in various stages of technology development from concept feasibility to advanced engineering and manufacturing of products for the US DoD and commercial sectors. QorTek is a small business with a lively culture focused on technology advancement, career development, and a flexible work-life balance. QorTek employees enjoy solving a variety of interesting technical challenges with teams that value mutual respect.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead a Multi-Disciplinary Team of engineers to drive product vision forward through development, qualification, and into production
  • Lead and technically contribute to team direction through development cycle of product
  • Facilitate the creation of cost and resource estimates, solution options and roadmap for large scale production of technically complex electronic system
  • Interface with clients and customers to drive decision making and identification of requirements
  • Collaborate with the larger engineering teams to solve problems
  • Conduct market analysis on all assigned product lines to properly position products in marketplace
  • Perform competitor analysis to determine how QorTek products are positioned
  • Conduct product line strategic planning
  • Write Customer Interest Knowledge Briefs to document customer needs and desires
  • Define, develop, and prioritize product features and capabilities
  • Be the interface with engineering for product feasibility, cost, and schedule
  • Support the engineering Release to Production process
  • Support Export Classification / Process
  • Develop detailed task plans, estimate timelines, and establish technical risks required to meet high level project goals
  • Other duties assigned by supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  • B.S. in ME, EE, or Systems Engineer with a minimum of five years’ experience at the level of manager
  • Understanding of power systems and power products
  • Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity
  • Focused and versatile team player that is comfortable under pressure
  • Project management skills, including the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Experience with Technical and/or Engineering Management
  • Background in Medical Devices, Product Development, Army Acquisitions, or Consumer Electronics (Desired)
  • Experience with UL products and product development
  • Experience with consumer product design
  • Familiarity with military and product safety standards (Desired)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and effective problem-solving skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to create and maintain environment for engineers to grow and thrive
  • MUST be a US Citizen

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