ABB Switzerland Ltd, High Voltage Products, is renowned worldwide as a specialist forpower transmission and distribution.
The Service unit is responsible for the worldwideafter sales support of generator circuit-breaker (GCB) systems and gas insulatedswitchgears (GIS), including training, installation and commissioning, scheduledmaintenance, added value services, troubleshooting, extensions, retrofits and replacements.
Within this Business Unit, we are looking for a Product Manager GCB. In thischallegning role, your are responsible for :
Own, update and maintain a competitive product portfolio, which maximizes market addressability and profitability.
Perform market analysis for the related product portfolio.
Become the internal ABB voice-of-the-market by maintaining regular interaction with customers.
Identify and perform preliminary studies for new product opportunities.
Develop, propose and successfully apply for R&D funding to support the Product Strategy.
Develop and plan the internal training and external promotion for the product portfolio.
Owner of the product lifecycle and responsible for the communication and implementation of product-related changes.
Maintain regular interaction with new product development to ensure backwards
compatibility and product lifecycle optimization.
Define a set of KPI's to monitor the performance of the product portfolio and report regularly.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering and additional
training in business administration or marketing (MBA preferred)
Minimum five years of relevant professional engineering experience
Fluent in English, German is an advantage in the positon
Strong analytical and conceptual abilities as well as a pronounced entrepreneurial
Negotiation talent combined with a proactive and creative approach
Strong communication and presentation skills
Willingness to travel (20%)