Servo-Motion Product Manager - Industrial Automation

Location: Raleigh, NC
Date Posted: 10-30-2016
Responsibility: 
 
*           Manage the entire product line life cycle within Americas region for Servo, Motion Control, Actuator and Robotics Products, from strategic planning to tactical activities.
*           Final technical GO-TO specialist for Servo Motion product, platform, network and technology support and core training program content.
*           Liaison between factory and field, developing product/functional specifications and obtaining new product scope/collateral for local market launch.  Including coordinated system launch leadership, market penetration strategies, and execution of marketing mix.
*           Specify market requirements for current/future product portfolios & technology platforms, and collaborate with design teams for generational development.
*           Analyze potential partner relationships for the product.
*           Develop new sales tools, pre-engineered solutions and value propositions for accelerated growth initiatives.
*           Generate qualified leads & assist sales team to close on target accounts.
*           Build commercial and technical support networks and infrastructure including solution center labs and demo systems.
*           Represent company at category related trade and standards organizations for networking, brand building, and opportunity innovation.
*           Develop key processes to drive continuous improvement.
 
Candidate Requirements:
 
*           Engineering Degree, preferably 4-yr EE.  Mechatronics or MBA a plus.
*           5-10 yrs of experience developing & engineering machine automation solutions using industrial grade servo systems, motion controllers, and mechatronic systems including actuators and robotics.
*           Familiarity with industrial automation market space within verticals such as:  Packaging, Machine Tool, Automated Assembly, Material Handling and Printing.
*           Demonstrated technical capacity with a hands-on background in architecting, designing, installing, programming, simulating or testing of centralized and distributed motion control systems.
*           Keen technical knowledge of motion control including:  IEC-61131-3 & PLCopen programming, single axis indexing, eCAM / eGEAR with dynamic registration adjust, multi-axis synchronized motion, interpolation, kinematics, servo sizing and tuning, Pack-ML, Pack-AL, STO/SafeMotion, closed loop control theory, Mechatronics, and deterministic control networks (EtherCAT, EtherNet/IP, Sercos, etc).
*           Willingness to travel 30-60% (America's and Overseas).
 
Core knowledge and experience with Industrial grade servo & motion control brands such as:  Rockwell Allen Bradley, Bosch/Rexroth, Yaskawa, Kollmorgan, Parker, Mitsubishi, Omron, Beckhoff, B&R, Schneider/Elau, Emerson/Control Techniques, Panasonic, ABB, Teknic, Sanyo Denki, Galil, Aerotech, Hiwin, IAI.
 
Key skills & motivations in the ideal candidate:
*           Self-Starter able to work independently. 
*           Efficient Organization.
*           Effective Communication. 
*           Collaborative influencer on diverse teams.
*           Attention to detail and thoroughness. 
*           Problem solving and analysis.
*           Business acumen and customer facing skills. 
*           Entrepreneurial spirit.
 
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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