• Lead Software Product Manager Paudex
  • Flyability in Paudex, , Switzerland
  • jobs
  • 3 weeks ago

jobs description

Do you want to dive in the fast-growing industry of drones and get a rewarding experience in a dynamic start-up environment?

At Flyability, we believe that robots should be sent into hazardous places and dangerous situations instead of humans. To support our belief, we created Elios, the world's first collision-tolerant flying robot that for the first time allows remote entry to complex and indoor spaces. With more than 130 employees, Flyability is the pioneer in the UAV indoor inspection industry. Joining Flyability is not just taking on a new job, it is seizing the opportunity to improve the life of millions of people and build the future of robotics.

To complete our creative and dynamic team in Lausanne, we are seeking a

Lead Software Product Manager (100%)

Starting date: as soon as possible

Your role:

We are building products that deliver end-to-end inspection solutions based on cutting-edge hardware platforms, and software that covers the entire workflow from data capture... to post-processing. As Lead Software Product Manager, you will foster a deep understanding of the market needs and technical opportunities in order to lead Flyability's software products from inception to successful market adoption. Reporting to the VP Product, you will own the entire Software program, with the goal to scale by 10x the adoption of our products across all key industries in the next five years.

What you will own:
• Be the voice of the customer, by building an in-depth understanding of our end users, their use cases and their needs, through visits, field demonstrations and prototype testing.
• Define a compelling vision and business plan for the Software Program.
• Define and communicate the customer requirements, user stories, and acceptance criteria for the software products that run onboard the drone, on the ground station, on desktop computers and on the cloud, allowing for intuitive data capture in complex environments, effective data processing and reporting, as well as data sharing and integration in third-party systems.
• Guide products from inception to commercial success by working collaboratively and proactively with the Software, Project and Commercial teams, and by validating your assumptions with customer feedback every step of the way.

Your profile:
• 5+ years of experience in product management and a track record of shaping and managing enterprise products that generated 1M+ USD per year of revenue.
• Hands-on experience with various product management methodologies, running user interviews, defining and prioritizing products with developer teams, writing user stories and customer requirements, etc.
• You can think strategically, but you are also willing to do significant hands-on work on the field with customers, or guiding the development team back at the office.
• User-centric mindset, with strong empathy and ability to understand user needs and translate them into product features.
• You can grasp all key technical concepts to effectively communicate with engineering teams and make informed decisions based on technical opportunities and constraints. Degree in a technical field is an asset.
• Excellent communication skills, you can articulate product visions, strategies, and detailed requirements to stakeholders at all levels, including customers, team members, and the executive leadership.
• Proven leadership skills with the ability to inspire, motivate, and guide cross-functional teams towards achieving product goals, fostering a collaborative and productive work environment.
• Flexible and self-motivated with a strong desire to learn.
• Experience with robotics or in the inspection industry is an asset.
• Ability to travel up to 25% of the time, nationally and internationally.
• Proficiency in English is essential for effective communication within our global team and customers. Knowledge of French is beneficial but not mandatory.

Flyability is a young Swiss company that values independent thinking combined with a collaborative spirit. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving problems. We all work together, and each voice is important to move forward.

Ready to join?

We know the confidence gap and impostor syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates, so please don't hesitate to apply —regardless of your past experience or resume, we'd love to hear from you
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