Immersion’s haptic technology brings the power of touch to billions of devices around the world. With touch, we make people’s digital lives more personal, vivid, and meaningful. Headquartered in San Jose, we work with leading mobile, gaming, wearable, AR/VR, and automotive companies to enhance and revolutionize how users interact with their devices and machine interfaces.
More than ever before, haptics is at the forefront of emerging technologies poised to transform the world. Over 3 billion devices have shipped with our software and IP and we’ve only just begun to tap into the possibilities offered by touch.
We’re a small team and in the early stages of achieving our vision. Come help us lead the haptics revolution.
We are looking for a self-motivated and entrepreneurial Product Manager capable of managing our haptics product offering s for one or more of our key markets: mobile, automotive, gaming/VR/AR, and wearables. As a key member of Immersion’s Product and Marketing team , this position will be responsible for defining , developing, and launching outstanding products that our customers love.
Define and communicate the vision, strategy, business case, and key requirements for one or more product offerings targeted at OEMs, technology partners, and /or developers
Drive and lead a cross functional team to develop and launch new products
Participate in Agile development practices and proactively help the Engineering and UX staff understand the vision and requirements to ensure accurate implementation
Meet directly with customers (from end users to key decision makers) to capture market requirements for new and existing products
Capture , analyze, and prioritize product opportunities and requirements . Generate user stories, requirement documents, roadmaps, and related materials to ensure clear communication and understanding with Engineering and other stakeholders.
Interact with various departments (Engineering, UX, Marketing, Sales, Legal) to ensure cross functional team is aligned to support the success of your product programs
Our ideal candidate:
BA/BS , MS and/or MBA a plus
3 + years of Product Management experience
Experience managing embedded technology solutions
Experience as a Product Owner in an Agile development environment
Understanding and interest in software and intellectual property licensing
Understanding and interest in the haptic ecosystem including actuator and chip vendors
Demonstrated ability to quickly come up to speed on new markets and technologies
Proven experience managing a product’s full life-cycle, from conception to release
Assertive and proactive personality, with exceptional oral and written communications skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a results-driven mindset
Immersion - An Equal Opportunity Employer
Immersion's policy is to comply with all applicable laws and to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees without regard to non-job-related factors such as race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status or sexual orientation. This policy applies to all areas of employment, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfer, and social and recreational programs.