Job Description 

Modular Management is seeking an individual who can combine their market, product, engineering and business expertise to guide our clients in achieving world class product development success.

In this position, you will lead cross-functional client teams to create and implement modular product architecture across company functions and processes, engaging a new way of working and building sustainable improvements in business performance. Supported by Modular Management’s established methods and software, you will integrate a client’s market, technology and business drivers into a new approach for the planning, development and delivery of future products.

You will join a team of exceptional colleagues at a rapidly growing firm that is recognized globally as the leader in the developing field of product architecture, modularity and configuration. Modular Management is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with offices in Europe, Japan and the United States. This position is based out of the Minneapolis (Bloomington), Minnesota office.

The Successful Candidate 

  • Self-motivator, analytical thinker and fast learner
  • Collaborative problem solver and team builder
  • Excellent communicator, both oral and written
  • Leader through influence and business acumen

Required Experience and Skills

  • 5+ years cross-functional new product development
  • Working to balance market, technology, cost, manufacturing and supply chain

Desired Experience and Skills

  • Program management using a structured process such as stage gate, lean or agile
  • Creation of market and product requirements, making decisions using voice of customer
  • Systems engineering with target setting, product benchmarking and concept selection
  • DFx (DFA, DFM, etc.), value engineering, target costing or other design approaches
  • Management consulting or process improvement consulting
  • Teaching and/or coaching people, building commitment and new ways of working

Qualifications and Requirements

  • BS in an engineering discipline with application in mechanical, mechatronic, electromechanical, electrical, electronic, software or systems engineering domains
  • Advanced degrees in business, engineering or technology are a plus
  • Demonstrated experience in product development
  • Desire to work with global teams and enjoy up to 50% travel

Inquiries 

Questions can be submitted to:  

info.americas@modularmanagement.com 

 

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About Modular Management 

Companies across the globe work with Modular Management to create and apply market driven, strategic Modular product architectures in industries as varied as home appliances, industrial products, telecom, robotics, construction equipment, and building fabrication 

Modularity and the architecture information model are key enablers to achieve the objectives of Industry 4.0 and digitalization.  By implementing this approach, our clients have achieved dramatic improvements in business performance through increased speed and efficiency while simultaneously expanding the breadth of product offered to the market.  

Using a proven methodology along with our proprietary software, experienced Modular Management consultants partner with our client’s resources to deploy a set of innovative toolsstructured processes and proprietary software. Together, we uncover and exploit the economic potential of a modular product architecture that lies within our client’s markets, products, technologies and operations. 

www.modularmanagement.com 

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