Autodesk Construction Solutions

Product Manager (BB-87762)

Found in: Talent CA

Job Requisition ID #20WD44974Product Manager Position OverviewTake this opportunity to be part of a team building industry leading software for automotive and industrial design! In the Automotive and Conceptual Design Group at Autodesk, our goal is to provide industry leading software for the entire design process from concept to production surfacing. The main products we ship to customers in this space are Alias, CreateVR, VRED, SketchBook and Shotgun for Design Studios.For our customers, any product development starts with an idea. As a product manager for concept design, you help our customer to express their ideas digitally, whether it is with digital sketching or conceptual workflows in xR. You drive the reimagination of 2D and 3D workflows running on any device from mobile to latest AR headsets, inspiring the next generation of digital this role, you will work as a product manager for concept design. You are going to be exposed to many areas of product management, the connected software development processes, and a huge opportunity to learn and grow. There are opportunities to explore areas such as future strategic customer requirements in the conceptual design space as well as driving thought leadership and innovation as part of an international team. You will gain the satisfaction of working on cutting edge technology that can have a huge impact on how designers work in the future.ResponsibilitiesLeadership, Vision, RoadmapsDefine workflows and drive/contribute to the roadmap for major tools and pipelines in the conceptual design space - in collaboration with the experience design and development team as well as central partnersComfortable working with a diverse group of product managers and designersParticipate in team strategic and operational planningKeep aware of global industry trends in concept design and latest technologies in the industries we serve and present to appropriate stakeholders on a regular, recurring basisMaintain close relationships with customers and users, to understand their needs, challenges, and frustration to help drive optimal acceptance of our solutionsCommunicationTell the story of conceptual design and the connected ecosystem while differentiating products from competitive offeringsManage expectations with internal stakeholders and customersInform key product stakeholders including company leadership of current and emerging market trends and representative customer feedbackIdentify, create, maintain, and leverage key relationships in target industries to enhance product awareness and adoptionConnect with key industry thought leaders, including industry specialists, research analysts, press, and other influential partiesMarket AnalysisCoordinate with product support, key accounts, and industry leaders to identify market needs and articulate customer feedback to product teamsIdentify opportunities and define urgent and pervasive product requirements for targeted market segmentsIdentify competitive offerings and assess their strengths and weaknessesDirectly engage with our communities on a variety of ways to guide the voice and conversationsMinimum qualificationHighly motivated, disciplined, and self-directed with a commitment to excellence5+ years of industry experience in automotive and/or product design or a related qualification, ideally with a focus on the conceptual phase3+ years of experience in product managementExceptional planning, facilitation, dependency management, risk management & analysis skillsAbility to execute and manage performance and expectations within a cross-functional, matrix management environmentExcellent spoken and written communication skills with an ability to state things simply and persuasively for a variety of audiences - internal, external, business and technicalAbility to communicate well to both technical and non-technical audiencesExcellent presentation skills and ease in speaking in front of large groups.BA degree in design, computer science or business administration or equivalent diplomaStrong understanding of game development frameworks and methodologies.Strong understanding of feature film development and pipelines.Experience working on a diverse team of product managers, designers and/or engineersAbility to foster a strong community with an emphasis on high performance and guaranteed deliveryAbility to adapt to changing pace and strategic decisionsA strong grasp of competitor’s products, their strengths, weaknesses, and target marketsPreferred QualificationsUnderstanding of the conceptual design space, ideally digital sketching, and conceptual design workflows in xRFamiliarity with Scrum/Agile/ Lean Startup methodologies. Experience working in a rapid prototyping environment a plus.Preference for collaborative work within an agile practice as a member of a multi-discipline team.At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Are you an existing contractor or consultant with Autodesk? Please search for open jobs and apply internally (not on this external site). If you have any questions or require support, contact Autodesk Careers.

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