Role, Responsibilities and Desired Profile :
1. Candidate will bring solid domain expertise in new product development (NPD) adding value in the Security Systems domain right from product conception to launch. Uses his/her deep knowledge in the established domain to deliver tangible value in terms of innovation and bringing in new technology. Works with and through external suppliers and technology partners and adds value to Company’s NPD process where domain expertise is called. Adapts his/her work practices, technical acumen and delivery approach to meet the varying demands of the Business Vertical. Works as a seamless team player interacting with Business Head, Marketing, QA and other internal functions of the company. Earns recognition and respect among peers and partners within the Company and relevant industry as a leading expert in the domain through tangible value addition. Continually enhances his/her expertise by keeping abreast of latest developments in the Security Systems domain, thus becoming the undisputed expert within Company. Conveys findings through periodic reports, presentations and strategic updates as required to senior management. Reports to: R&D Head (and also works closely with Business Head / Marketing Head – SSD). Reportees: None initially, will get work done with external suppliers/partners/validation agencies in his/her domain expertise. In the future, may supervise relevant technical staff depending on number and scope of innovation projects managed.
2. Should have experience in security systems industry. Demonstrated track record in delivering high quality new products through innovations using a wide range of technologies. Expert-level knowledge and hands-on experience in all components applied to the domain, including allied regulatory and environmental compliance areas, especially with new process technologies and innovations in the area of expertise. Has expertise in and passion for optimal design and effective product launch both cost-effectively and with first-time-right mentality. Skilled in various component and software tools as well as an ability to rapidly learn new tools relating to his/her domain area.
Successful experience in ‘leading through example’, and working with external domain partners and others outside the area of immediate influence to deliver innovative products and technologies. Must be highly self-driven and focused on delivering value in terms of tangible new products that have differentiated market advantage. Strong communication and presentation skills (written and verbal). Accomplished experience relevant to the position in reputed Indian or Multi-national organizations. B.E./B.Tech degree in relevant Engineering discipline (Electronics) from a well-recognized academic institution (or) a high quality diploma backed with relevant accomplished experience.