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Product Line Manager IV

Date: Oct 8, 2021

Location: Richardson, TX, US, 75082

Company: Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.

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Fujitsu is a leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, headquartered in Japan, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 132,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.

We are a corporate culture that places great value on the pursuit of new possibilities previously unimagined and brings them to fruition has been the foundation of the Fujitsu’s success since its inception.  In an increasingly competitive world, in which the pace of change continues to accelerate, Fujitsu must strive for continuous innovation. Each and every employee will rise to the challenge of creating new value amid changes in the management environment, technology, society and the marketplace. With a spirit of challenge, we are committed to the continuous creation of new value.  Fujitsu wants innovators like you!
Req ID:12176
 

 

The Product Line Manager (PLM) who will have responsibility for Wireless [ Radio Units, Small Cells ] Product lines within the Wireless Business Unit (WBU): 

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Own product line management life cycle from product launch to MD process of wireless product lines.
  • Manage, facilitate, work with engineering and end customers on customer field issues by giving technical product issue updates to customers and identifying ways to mitigate customer risk.
  • Manage wireless solutions that could include a mix of organic wireless products, software and services to ensure the solution requirements are met and tested.
  • Document technical information bulletins (TIBs), Method of Procedures (MOP's), Product Change Notices (PCN), Manufacture Discontinue Notices (MDN), End of Life/Liftetime Buy requirements, etc to manage and disclose customer issues and updates to various wireless product lines.
  • Managing product releases that introduce new features, requirements for major and minor releases as identified in product roadmap.
  • Responsible for documenting product requirements for new HW and SW releases.
  • Manage roadmap requirements by closely working with Sales on customer needs/requirements
  • Generate business cases as necessary for software and hardware requirements that identifies the financial projections and value proposition for the release.
  • Facilitate customer calls on regular basis to address customer issues, requirements and technical updates; be able to drive and lead meetings and customer calls and follow up with action items.
  • Manage and facilitate customer lab evaluations and demonstrations by working with Sales and Engineering to provide configuration and support for customer requirements.
  • Work closely with internal customers such as Customer Account Management, Demand Planning, Operations, Purchasing, Order Administration, Quality and Engineering to address customer issues to address field issues, product rotation requirements, etc
  • Engage in New Product Introduction (NPI) for new wireless products, features, customer lab evaluation requirements.
  • Collaborate frequently with Japan and partners on product releases, technical issues being managed for each customer and customer lab trial activities.
  • Work with Customer Account Management (CAM) on business deal proposals that help increase revenue and margin for WBU across all customer accounts.
  • Must have ability to present product overview presentations and product field issues/investigation updates to customers

 

 

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in EE or Computer Science; MBA, preferably, MS desired but not required
  • Strong communication skills, organizational skills, telecommunications background and familiarity with Wireless Product lines.
  • Minimum of 7 to 10 years of wireless product management and network architecture specifically focused on Radio Access Network RAN is desirable
  • Excellent presentation and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge 5G, ORAN and 3GPP is a plus but not required.
  • Ability to regularly travel within NA territory is required.

 

At Fujitsu, one of our corporate principles is "We respect human rights." This principle underpins our corporate and individual activities and guides the actions of every Fujitsu Group member. We embrace diversity and equal opportunity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.  By empowering people, we can unleash our collective strengths to create a better experience for our employees, our customers, and our partners.

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