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Product Manager Microsurgery Digital & Software Platform (m/f/d)

  • 9435Heerbrugg
  • Vollzeitstelle

From Eye to Insight
Leica Microsystems (Schweiz) AG ist Teil des internationalen Leica Microsystems Konzerns, einem der weltweit führenden Unternehmen für Mikroskopie- und Labortechnologie. Seit 2005 gehören wir zur erfolgreichen US-amerikanischen Danaher Gruppe. Am Schweizer Standort in Heerbrugg entwickeln und vermarkten wir Operationsmikroskope für medizinische Anwendungen sowie digitale und Stereomikroskope. Die konsequente Weiterentwicklung unserer innovativen Produkte macht Leica Microsystems zu einem erfolgreichen, weltweit agierenden Unternehmen in führender Marktposition.
Leica Microsystems is one of the world leading companies in microscopes and scientific instruments. Our associates set new standards by realizing brilliant ideas and innovative technologies to support users in their field of application. Our products and services are used worldwide in clinical and life science research, medical professions, materials sciences, industry and forensics as well as in school and university classrooms. Do join us in our commitment for brilliant solutions and continuous improvement. Further information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fUJiCe2Bw9k; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mUTg7G9XwGk

Within our Medical Division the Product Manager, Microsurgery digital & Software will be responsible for monitoring and analyzing of customer needs in Microsurgery workflow to identify pain points and the required digital workflow applications as well as respective market/competition dynamics. S/he will define, plan, develop the appropriate digital workflow applications roadmap and manage the relevant product life cycle including product basic material costs and margin. The responsibility will also include the definition and quantification of business opportunities as well as the derivation of the strategic direction for the product development. Working with Product Manager, Microsurgery Platform to manage the Advisory Board and Open Innovation Partners completes the job specification of the position. 

Product Manager Microsurgery Digital & Software Platform (m/f/d)

  • Based on voice of customer: Monitor and analyze Surgery imaging field, including work flow application, technological and competitive developments; Segment the market, and digital technology; define and quantify business opportunity; Provide strategic direction for product development
  • In cooperation with Product Manager Microsurgery Platform: define Digital Platform portfolio (incl. migration over time) and work out Product Roadmap and priorities for the product development.
  • Manage product Basic Material Costs and Gross margin via cost optimization and portfolio standardization.
  • Define and cultivate Advisory Board/Key Experts network in the respective market segment
  • Innovation & Product Development: Lead Voice of Customer (VOC) and Advisory Board to gain deep understanding of customer pain points, insight and ensure that we not only meet customer needs but have the most innovative workflow solutions in the market, Based on the defined Product Roadmap, define market requirement based on VOC, and market analysis, Work out business plan for new products (workbook) in terms of expected revenue and margin stream, Support Medical Business Management team to work out Global Market Positioning and Pricing Management, including financial bridges and revenue recognition stream
  • Software platform development & design:  Align software platform development direction with Medical BU Strategy, Create Medical Operating System (OS) software architecture from customer experience perspective,  Create state-of the art User Interface, drive User Experience (UX) and usability, Ensures all requirements for software sprints are available, user stories are consistent, Support software developers in clarification of features and programming from a customer perspective, Conduct competitor analysis of software products, Cooperates with PM Microsurgery and Ophthalmology to consider different market specifics in the design of SW platform
  • Product Validation and Field Test: Plan and implement the Product Validation and Field Test (Alpha/Beta) to make sure the solution meets the User Requirements including test requirement, result evaluation, consolidation as the basis for working out action plan., Successful TG4
  • Product Launch: Work with Medical Business Management Team to achieve ‘GO’ for TG5, Plan and manage User Preference Test, Provide support to Medical Business Management Team to achieve successful product launch and phase-out,
  • Provide support for Marketing Activity to achieve business growth
  • Regulatory & Quality: Risk assessment, CAPA execution and plan achievement, quality measured by number of complaints and PPM rate
Professional Experience:
  • Minimum of 3 years proven experience in Product Management, or Application Support in medical technology, in the field of Medical Digital Imaging, software or Image Guided Surgery (IGS).
  • Demonstrated success in leading innovation project
  • Experience with Software Agile development, preferably coding know-how, and understanding of Software Product Owner role
  • Clinical experience in corresponding field of Surgery
  • Education:  Bachelor Degree in engineering or business administration; preferred: MBA
  • Language : fluent English and preferably German
  • Required estimated 30% time of travel
  • Ability to drive decision and achieve result in matrix organization through effective communication and alignment with all stakeholders in BU, Regional Units, Operations, Corporate Marketing, R&D, Regulatory Affairs.
  • We offer a diverse position with broad tasks and responsibility
  • Leica Microsystems is an equal opportunity employer. We aim for diversity in all departments and on all levels.
  • We want our employees to be successful. Therefore, we support them with internal and external trainings.
  • Flexible Time Management



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