Essilor of America US Digital Product Manager in Dallas, Texas
We currently have a US Digital Product Manager career opportunity at our Dallas, Texas location.
Essilor Instruments is a division of the Essilor Group at https://www.essilor.com/en/ , leader in the development, manufacturing and distribution of solutions and services for eye care professionals throughout the world. Essilor Instruments aims to provide innovative solutions and technologies for the diverse needs of ECPs to help them improve the efficiency and quality of their services, as well as strengthen trusted relations with their patients.
The Essilor Digital Instruments team aims to delivers innovative solutions for a store manager, who wants to offer a differentiated experience to their customers.
POSITION SUMMARY & RESPONSIBILITIES
The product essibox.com is a digital assistant that streamlines the patient journey in-store, enabling increased sales. Unlike other paper-based patient care solutions, the product offers great flexibility, featuring fast installation and support.
Your responsibility as the US Digital Product Manager is to play an important bridging role for the global digital team in the US market, providing vision and understanding about the US market. Similar to a proxy product owner, your role will include:
Gathering customer needs
Proactively addressing technical problems that are escalated to the development level and be empowered to address these through appropriate access to systems
Strategic framing of requirements (Key Accounts)
Working closely with product management in Essilor headquarters (Paris)
Providing features from US Market with ROI / Business value
Research & Market analysis on US Market
Deciding when product increments can be released to the customers in your market
The role will include training in Paris with the digital team; travel within and outside the US is required in the role.
Fluency in English is required
Additional fluency in French is preferred/desired to work effectively with the central team
Software development experience or experience with C++ Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or similar equivalent is required
Minimum of 5 years of experience required as part of an Agile development team, ideally as a product owner or Proxy product owner
Effective customer / client communication skills required, including demonstrated customer / account management skills
Demonstrate leadership skills required
Demonstrated strategic mindset and problem-solving skills required.
*No relocation offered for this position*
Qualified and eligible employees who wish to apply for an internal posted position must review the job description to ensure that all qualifications are met. Generally, in order to be eligible for a department, facility or global transfer, you must have been in your current position for a minimum of six months and you must notify your direct manager of application.
https://www.essilorusa.com/careers/diversity-inclusion Essilor of America and/or its subsidiaries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.