Concept Manager for New Products

Job description

For Epos, mpeople are looking for a concept manager for new products

Join EPOS Audio and help thousands of people who make calls, play games or listen to music with one of their best-in-class headsets and audio devices.


On behalf of Epos Audio, we are looking for an experienced concept manager for their new New-Product-Innovation team.

As Concept Manager, you will be part of their New-Product-Innovation team with the responsibility to conceptualize ideas for new products in context of Market, Technology and Business. The team already consists of experts in User Insights, UX design and Technical concepts of devices.


About the position

You’ll be working with product concepting, for the integrated solutions in digital communication that interface with 3rd party client and cloud services. Your focus will be secure that concepts are developed for great user experience end-to-end, based on high performance and technical interoperability with a growing software ecosystem.


Your responsibility is to assess new ideas and business opportunities in the early phases with respect to the software applications and services that will form the end-to-end solution. From there you will scope and define new product concepts, endpoint to cloud, based on technology platforms and strategic alliance programs.


You will work in close collaboration with functions in Product Management and in R&D.


It is your responsibility define the elements that form a viable solution, which is both technically feasible and fulfilling the needs from a market point of view. It is important that the concept takes into account the evolutions in partner-requirements and our product roadmap.


You will:

  • Review idea briefs from product managers and innovation partners, and create the technical concepts that can be matured and realized in development projects
  • Ensure concepting is done with focus on the end-to-end solution, from a software perspective
  • Be responsible for presenting and communicating concepts and overall architectures to stakeholders
  • Follow partner roadmaps and enabling technologies with respect to application-SW and Cloud-based services
  • Ensure that technical requirements and design constraints are evaluated with software architects (Embedded and Cloud) to pave the road for a smooth transition to the development phase
  • Identify the potential gaps and risks to be addressed by the project
  • Ensure proper balance between concepts and time-to-market and cost
  • Support Roadmap and portfolio discussions while keeping your knowledge updated on the on-going platforms and architectures by R&D

One of the fundamental principles for EPOS Audio's growth is the close relationship between the different competence areas. The efficient interaction between them are a pre-condition for the continuous development of EPOS' business.


In your role you will in particular be scoping concepts together with SW Architects, Product Managers and Strategic Alliance Managers.


Required qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science or SW engineering
  • 5+ years in SW architect-role or working with SW System design
  • Experience with digital products and services, where embedded and high-level software interact
  • Good project- and stakeholder management skills - across Product Management and R&D
  • Able to match complex technology with business-needs and propose solutions
  • Experience from working cross-functionally in an international organization
  • Result-oriented and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Team player with excellent communication skills in written and oral Danish and English
  • Valid work & resident permit for Denmark


Preferred qualifications:

  • Ideally, your experience comes from working in a similar role in a global setup in which you have focused on device-to-cloud solutions for mass market deployment
  • Previous experience within Strategic Alliances and Technical account management of software is an advantage

Job requirements

Joining EPOS

At EPOS, you will find state-of the-art technology in a modern work environment, an informal work culture, opportunities to significantly influence your daily work and a manager who ensures that you get the space you need to excel in your role.


Everyone shares a passion and a will to deliver premium quality in everything they do. Everyone there has great respect for each other and listen with empathy – even when they don’t agree. All business functions are also under one roof, so communication ways are short.


EPOS’ projects are typically led by headquarters in Denmark where they are conceptualized and developed in cooperation with EPOS’ global partners.


If your preference is towards becoming or remaining a coding specialist – then this job is made for you. Furthermore, if you want to take on the challenge of coordinating EPOS’ global partners, this could also be part of your personal development.


Interested?

The recruitment process is handled by mpeople on behalf of EPOS. If you have any questions about the position or EPOS, please get in touch with Bettina Markussen on bettina@mpeople.dk or +45 29 68 46 89

We look forward to hearing from you.