This is a critical role. After the amazing success of our flagship product Rotimatic, which is nowpresent in 20 countries and has 60,000+ happy customers, we are now set to create an ecosystem of products and services around Rotimatic.As Product Manager at Zimplistic you will be responsible for defining the ‘why’, ‘what,’ and ‘when’ of the product that the engineering team builds. You will bridge the technical and business worlds as you drive the products and features that our customers love.You will lead cross-functional teams from a product conception through to its launch.You will develop product roadmap Strategy by driving potential product ideas and features;conducting market research; generating product requirements; determining specifications,production timetables, pricing, and time-integrated plans for product introduction
•Responsible for driving Rotimatic product strategy and create a sustainable eco system
•Responsible for creating recurring business model
•Define and manage the product roadmap with regular prioritization
•Own the release aspect of product.Responsibilities include knowing when (and when
•not) to create a master release; managing, customizing and prioritizingthe features and dependencies in and across releases; and managing releases with phases and
•To ensure that key feedback and requests are seamlessly integrated into their product
•planning and development processes.
•Own ideation --the creative process of generating, developing, and curating new ideas.
•Collect, curate, and promote the most relevant ideas into features that will achieve key
•objectives for the product and business.
•Define the features and requirements necessary to deliver a complete product to market
•and lead the product team to success.
•Responsible for articulating the ‘what’ and working with engineering to ensure the ‘when.’
•Responsible for making product decisions and be alead resource for the rest of the
•organization when deep product expertise is required. This includes supporting the
•organizations that help bring the product to market and work directly with customers --•namely marketing, sales and support.
•Develop time-integrated plans with Engineering, Production, Marketing, and sales.
•Provide inputs on product pricing by utilizing market research data; reviewing production
•and sales costs; anticipating volume; costing special and customized orders.
•Strong academic credentials with Bachelors in Engineering (Software/Mechanical/electronics/Computers)
•2-5 years of product management experience.
•Deep product management exposure with strong business head
•Demonstrated expertise in leveraging an existing ecosystem, and adding value to the same through differentiated product and services
•Entrepreneurial and independent operating capability. You shouldhave a clear bias for action.
•Excellent communication, strategic thinking abilities, planning/project management skills and presentation skills.
•Extremely detailed oriented, with strong problem solving skills and ability to think out of the box.
•Ability to communicate ideas and work well in a multicultural environment.
•Strong leadership skills and drive.
•Familiarity with business issues, or the ability to quickly learn
•Understanding of smart, new age consumer products space
•Excellent organizational and analytical skills with strong technical abilities