Crestron Electronics Inc

  • Product Manager, Residential Platforms & Software Tools

    Job Locations US-NJ-Rockleigh
    Job ID
    2018-5612
    Category
    Engineering
  • Why Crestron?

    Product Manager - Residential Platforms & Software Tools

     

    At Crestron Electronics, Inc we build the technology that integrates technology.

    We are proud to be the largest and most recognized brand in automation and control solutions, and the premier technology partner for fortune 500 businesses globally.

    Our products’ are integrated into new high-tech commercial buildings’ to include some of the most exciting real estate throughout the world. Our clients include Google, Microsoft, Amazon, LinkedIn and many others. We are the leaders in one of the most exciting and fastest growing industries in the world!
    Our automation and control solutions for homes and buildings allow our clients to control entire environments with the push of a button, integrating systems such as Audio Visual, Lighting, Shading, Security, Building Management Systems and HVAC to provide greater comfort, convenience and security.

    Overview

    As a leader within the Technology and Product Management Team you will join a tightly knit and high performing group of industry veterans shepherding complex and highly integrated products to market.
    As a Program Manager - Residential Platforms & Software Tools here at Crestron, you will assist with driving the development of residential home automation platforms & associated software tools that seamlessly integrate audio and video, environmental lighting and shades from concept through release in a dynamic, creative, and fast-paced environment. Your responsibilities will include product planning, writing and implementing product requirements, championing the product through the development life cycle, and will continue through supporting sales and marketing efforts during the new product rollout.

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities

    • Create product roadmaps based on usability studies, customer outreach and competitive research
    • Author detailed product requirements and use cases for Crestron’s engineering teams
    • Share your vision through product demonstrations to key stakeholders
    • Champion the product through the development life cycle
    • Keep abreast of competitive landscape and technology trends
    • Evaluate products and technologies from potential partners and competitors
    • Participate in industry tradeshows and other key market events.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Proficiency with, and knowledge of residential home automation solutions from competitors such as Control 4, Savant, and the DIY market.
    • Proficiency with, and knowledge of, home automations technologies for lighting & Shading control, distributing audio and video, and generating user interfaces.
    • Broad understanding of user interface development with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JSON.
    • Experience with developing cloud-based software solutions with AWS, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft Azure preferred.
    • Experience with cross-platform solutions such as Electron, or the like.
    • Broad understanding of Ethernet networking technologies and protocols.
    • Experience in standards-based security and authentication methodologies.
    • Experience in short, high-throughput product development cycles preferred.  Experience managing and collaborating with OEM/ODMs and partner development highly desirable.
    • Self-starter with proven ability to constantly learn new software and hardware technologies and an ability to quickly put that learning into practice in support of highly visible real-world projects. Be able to research and become an expert on new technologies relevant to the product line.
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills and the ability to lead team meetings, set expectations, and hold people accountable for delivering the expected product.
    • Team player with visible company spirit. Demonstrable ability to quickly gain the trust of key stakeholders, end-users, and co-workers alike.
    • Ability to be hands-on and travel occasionally to job sites to see how our products are getting installed/applied and be able to translate that experience into a better product.

    Ideal Experience & Education:

    • Engineering degree with a minimum of 5 years of product development experience.
    • 3+ years of product management experience preferred

    EOE/M/F/D/V 

     

    Benefits

    At Crestron Electronics, we offer a competitive total compensation package including:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. 401K with company contribution, Paid Vacation, Holidays and more!  

     

    Must be able to work in the US without sponsorship

     

     

    *No Solicitation*

    Any agency submittal to any and all employees of Crestron Electronics, Inc by any method of communication will be deemed, the sole property of Crestron Electronics Inc.

     

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