Job Title Product Manager (BIM/CAD modeling products)
Organization Topcon Medical Laser Systems
Company Country USA
Job Location Livermore, CA
Date Posted 12/4/2012
Country USA
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Looking for a challenging career that offers excitement and professional development?  Then Topcon Positioning Systems, Inc. (TPS) may have an opportunity for you.  Located approximately 40 miles east of San Francisco in the Livermore Valley, TPS is the world leader in providing innovative precision positioning systems for construction, surveying, mining and agricultural application. We currently have an opening for a  Product Manager for Field Software Applications.


Job Description:


Responsible for the management of product requirements, product definition, and strategic planning for future systems in the BIM, construction, and land surveying industries. 

You will be responsible for ensuring the functional quality and release planning of Topcon’s mobile field software application products. 

The main responsibilities of this Product Manager includes the following:


  • Manage existing mobile software application requirements, direction, and strategy.
  • Advocate for customer experience and application.
  • Create and maintain strategic product road maps.
  • Successfully collaborate with Engineering, Marketing and Sales teams.
  • Supports other product manager with new product strategies and definitions.
  • Provide product expertise and materials to training and field support departments.
  • Manager issue tracking database and present summary to management.
  • Collaborate issues and feature needs with development engineers.
  • Collaborate with technical writers to develop operator manuals.
  • Evaluate competitor strengths and analyze market trends.


Required Experience, Education and Skills:

  • BS degree in engineering, land surveying or related field highly desired.
  • 5 years of industry experience
  • Previous experience with BIM software, such as Revit and AutoCAD MEP
  • Should be familiar with applications for field data collection and field layout.
  • Experience with software development background, basic programming for rapid prototyping, and marketing knowledgeAbility to define and drive product requirements for future products.
  • Must be able to operate Topcon products in real customer environments.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Must be able to organize multiple tasks, prioritize workloads and meet deadlines.
  • Strong desire to learn and contribute in a team environment.
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point.
  • Travel 30% -50%