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Software Product Manager (Product Manager II)

Bio-Rad - Digital Biology Group
Job Location
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
United States
Fair Market Value
Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated product manager to join our fast-paced team here in the Digital Biology Group at Bio-Rad, where we're changing the world by pushing the boundaries of research with Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR). We are seeking someone with strong genomics marketplace and software knowledge and a demonstrated ability to quickly ramp up with new technologies for the market.

  • Drive the development of software and genomics analysis tools for ddPCR products within cross-functional teams.
  • Assist in providing R&D with market driven input including Voice of Customer (VOC) and alpha/beta testing results for product development strategies.
  • Effectively lead to translate user requirements into Marketing Requirement Document (MRD) and Software Requirement Specifications (SRS).
  • Co-lead the creation of the complete and compelling product content for sales and support collateral, web, media, etc.
  • Participate in creating strategic global marketing plans including market research, situation analysis, product positioning to create competitive advantage.
  • Lead the execution of software product management- communicating the product vision and ensuring they are specified, developed, positioned and promoted correctly.
  • Collaborate globally with commercial teams to collect customer inputs, competitive intelligence and market trends to build robust marketing plans and product roadmaps for the product portfolio.
  • BS/BA in Life Science required (MS or PhD desired).
  • Strong understanding/experience of PCR and qPCR, and related genomics technologies; digital PCR and NGS experience are favorable.
  • 3-5 years marketing (or related role) in the life sciences/diagnostics field, particularly in the area of gene expression research.
  • Software development experience in the molecular biology/genomics field preferred.
  • Experience managing through challenges that arise in product development and commercialization – timelines, technical risks, and market dynamics – with professionalism and a positive attitude.
  • Must have a professional manner, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
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About Bio-Rad:

Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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