Innovation Product Manager (m/f/d)


Product management and innovation are your passion? Innovation inspires you? You wish to take up a new challenge to shape the electrical world of tomorrow in an international, customer oriented and innovative family business? 



We are currently looking for our Innovation Product Manager for a permanent contract in Karlsruhe, Frankfurt or Obernai for our internal start-up Hager next dedicated to technological exploration and anticipation. This position also includes a standardisation dimension, as it is a major enabler for our new technology.





Within our internal start-up Hager next and in close collaboration with the engineering and sales teams, you will play a key role in product management and standardisation for our new ranges of innovative products and electrical protection systems. Your main missions are:


  • Analyse market evolution, trends and competitors, including product benchmarking (technical & marketing)
  • Contribute to product road mapping, integrating standards evolutions and identification of relevant innovations
  • Identify customers' pain points, define the optimized value proposition (cost/benefit, search and implement possible differentiation factors (USP) and validate concepts & products with customers
  • Define digital journey for relevant targeted customers
  • Responsible for the full product technical & marketing specifications to be handed over to engineering
  • Responsible to make available all data, documentation, tools and training concept needed to support market launch and success of the products
  • Set and apply our standardisation strategy
  • Participate to local and international standardisation committees


Your profile

  • You hold a degree in Electrical Engineering or in Marketing with some experience in one of these fields
  • You are able to effectively communicate both technical and business concepts
  • You are an excellent communicator and fluent in English, French language skills would be a plus
  • You are enthusiastic about new technologies and innovations
  • Your team spirit and your autonomy will be necessary for this position.
  • International travel is expected.


Our offer
You can expect a position with responsibility and variety in an international and innovative environment and motivated team. We offer intensive integration, an attractive and fair compensation as well as internal and external training.


Your challenge
Take your future chance and convince us. You can upload your application easily in our Groupwide application management system. Please use the opportunity of the online application, 10 minutes are enough! We are available in advance for your specific questions.