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Sr. Director Technical Products

Sr. Director Technical Products

ID 
2018-1940
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
US-Herndon, VA
Posted Date 
2/6/2018

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Overview

 

Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet.  Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

 

We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset.  Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, HumanGeo and RAI are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

 

We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance.  Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Responsibilities

Radiant Solution seeks a Sr. Director for Technical Products will engage with software development teams as well as customers and prospects, provide product vision, generate technical roadmaps, and bring a technology product to life. The Sr. Director for Technical Products should understand the company’s technology at a deep level and have experience interacting with software development teams to specify MVP candidates and advance them along the product development life cycle. The technical product manager is the glue between the business side and technical side of an organization, and direct experience in software development and leading technical teams is required. In addition to the general description, the technical product manager should be prepared to support these additional responsibilities:

 

  • Direct technical efforts of the Commercial Services engineering team who design and develop advanced algorithms for the purpose of analyzing large amounts of data, from disparate sources.

  • Analyze problematic situations and occurrences and provide solutions to ensure company success and growth. Strong at identifying problems, solving compelx problems with simple solutions. 

  • Work with business units in developing business plans and technical road map that support a technical product commercialization strategy.
  • Analyze competitive marketplace and industry trends to accordingly develop business strategies for revenue generation.
  • Establish pricing strategies and guidelines for new product development.
  • Coordinate with engineering and technical delivery teams in product development activities.
  • Recommend Technical product enhancements and use cases to identify new business opportunities.
  • Assist technical product and sales trainings to marketing team and international sales team as required.
  • Assist in new product introduction and release activities.
  • Coordinate with cross-functional technical teams and provide technical subject matter expertise, product engineering, management and sales solutions support.
  • Work with business team to identify new customers and to retain existing customers.

 

 

Qualifications

 

 

Education/Experience:

  • Required:
    • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Scientific, Engineering, or Management Discipline
    • Experience:
      • 10-15 years of professional experience 

 

 

Certificates and Licenses:

  • Required: TS/SCI Security Clearance