Product Manager Mission Solutions (f/m)


Key information

Program / Customer Relations
Max-schmidheiny-strasse 202 9435 heerbrugg, SWITZERLAND
Regular Full time, Full-time
Master Degree
More than 5 years
German Fluent, English Fluent, French Fluent

Job description

The need for security is deeply rooted in mankind. It's good that there are forces that ensure more security and order in a changing world. Services and solutions from Safran Vectronix help to support these forces in their mission. Dedicated to target intelligence we are considered the world's leading supplier of state-of-the-art optronic equipment, systems and sensors for military and civil applications. 100 years of Swiss tradition, excellence in optics and precision engineering are reflected in our products. Customers in more than 90 countries rely on Safran Vectronix for Swiss quality, precision, and reliability.

We are interested in people who think and act creatively and in a team-orientated manner; people who will value a challenging future in a multicultural, international environment.

We would like to reinforce our team with a business-minded person and are looking for a

Product Manager Mission Solutions (f/m)

You will be responsible for the following key activities:

  • • Knowing the customer's requirements and needs in order to provide the most suitable solution or further develop the solution offering (alter, extend, phase-out)
  • • Lead the yearly update of product roadmaps
  • • Launch new development projects for products, conduct and present business cases to management
  • • Participation in development projects as a core member (product owner)
  • • Manage the Product Life Cycle of dedicated product families
  • • Close collaboration with engineering, sales, marketing and support functions
  • • Internal and external product training, as well as participation in exhibitions and conferences worldwide

Job requirements

We are looking for experience in the field of product management, business development or similar. You have completed your technical education (Bachelor or Master degree) and acquired an in-depth knowledge of market, technologies and applications in high tech or defense environments (military background and / or knowledge of ballistics beneficial). You are an entrepreneurial orientated thinker with an ability in building networks and relating well with different cultures and partners. An interest in technology trends, a willingness to travel
(20%-40%) and fluency in English and German (French would be a plus) ideally complements your profile. Are you interested in this interesting challenge?

Company information

Safran Electronics & Defense

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.

Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.

Safran Electronics & Defense is a world leading supplier of products and services that handle observation, decision and guidance functions for both civil and military applications. The company understands and applies a wide range of the state-of-the-art technologies that underpin embedded intelligence in many different areas, as a supplier to some of today's most innovative aerospace and defense programs.

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