Associate Product Manager

LG Electronics - Englewood Cliffs, NJ (30+ days ago)4.0

At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier through increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.

Talk about a mantra. Life’s Good with LG!

We offer an environment that enables colleagues to demonstrate their capabilities, focus on their work and create value. At LG, you're encouraged to take a creative and individual approach to challenges with strong emphasis placed on performance and skill—and equal, merit-based opportunities across the board. We want our colleagues to grow with our global business. That's why we deliver sure rewards for exceptional performance and offer industry-leading benefits. Come join the team!

We are currently seeking an Associate Product Manager to join our dynamic team in Englewood Cliffs, NJ as part of the Home Appliance Builder Team!

Position Summary

Designs, develops and manages activities for a specific product or group of products from product definition and planning through production, release, and end of life.
Serves as the central resource with design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing as the product(s) move to production and distribution.
Involvement lasts throughout all stages of a product’s lifecycle including modifications, upgrades and maintenance of the product or product line.
Develops business plans and product positioning in the marketplace.
Oversees market research, monitors competitive activity and identifies customer needs.
Establishes pricing strategies.
Works with engineering, manufacturing and sales to develop new products or enhance existing product(s) or product line(s).
Key Responsibilities

Suggest product enhancements to improve the user experience
Perform quality assurance controls on products
Coordinate with other departments to deliver functional solutions
Conduct research to identify customer needs and market gaps
Prioritize the implementation of new features and set timelines
Monitor and report on users' reactions post launch
Create support and training documents for internal and external users
Participate in system configuration
Gather and analyze competitive intelligence and messaging
Education/Experience (related experience)

Bachelor's degree +3 years’ experience
LG Electronics, USA Inc.; LG Mobilecomm USA, Inc., LG Mobile Research USA LLC, and Zenith Electronics LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the Company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.