This role has the overall ownership and responsibility for the Business Line Product Development work processes, and shall make sure these comply with Roxar’s overall processes.
The Manager shall promote best practices, provide direction, support and be responsible for motivating and developing high performance team and ensure that project development timelines are adhered to
The manager ensures that technical competency within different disciplines as well as understanding of applications are developed and maintained in the department.
The manager also has an important role in ensuring cooperation and coordination between own department and other departments and projects with respect to resource allocations, priority setting, competency development, strategic initiatives and process development.
At all times, the manager must ensure a safe working environment for all personnel in accordance to Company health, safety and environment safety guidelines and procedures.
oBuilding and developing a motivated team capable of supporting the BLs prioritizations of product development activities and engineering (resources allocation if needed)
oLine management responsibility in general.
oConduct appraisal interviews in accordance with guidelines set by the company.
oConduct recruitment of new Product Development team members
oBuild a local environment encouraging new ideas being brought into the NPD funnel and define early studies to evaluate the innovation potential.
oIdentify competency needs and gaps, and develop the team’s capabilities to cover the needs in different technical and administrative areas necessary to support the ongoing projects.
oPrepare and follow up on department OPEX budget.
oCoordinate the use of resources shared with other Engineering groups in Roxar
oWork to promote excellent cooperation between the various PD sites to assure sysnergies between products and projects
oInteract with Emerson Product Development group to identify synergies and best practices
oWork closely with Product Line management - Product Manager’s and Chief Engineer to define future product strategies, product functional road map and new product development projects.
oProvide support to Product Management, Strategic Marketing and Application engineering functions when needed within areas like NPD project planning, technical studies, major service issues, etc
oContinuously work to reduce product complexity across product lines through shared platforms and standard part libraries.
oWork with and coach technology project managers to secure proper ownership of the project scope, quality, project timeline and financials
oDirect internal research efforts as necessary in support of the strategic plan.
oSupport Emerson processes such as business line review, Profit review and Growth Planning on product information and opportunities.
oPotentially participate in customer meetings and support Roxar Product lines on technical aspects.
oEnsure that all products development and sustaining work performed by your team is done in line with certifications requirements and needs.
oParticipate in project Steering groups
oParticipate in Change Review Board
oOverall responsibility for Group Product Development processes and QHSE procedures at site and for taking action for improvement whenever needed
oMake sure that PD specific processes, procedures and systems are coordinated and aligned with other Hardware PD groups in Roxar
oEnsure that the PD team actively explore IP protection opportunities in their activities, and participate in review of patent applications
oOptimize process and tools to shorten time to market for New Product Development projects
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