Global Product Manager Software – Ghent (Belgium)

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Do you want to be part of Philips Professional Display Solutions and contribute to our growth aspiration? This is your chance! For our Global Product Management team, we are in search of an experienced and entrepreneurial Global Product Manager Software.

About TPV Technology

TPV Technology is an internationally-renowned PC monitor and TV manufacturer. It has been listed on both the Hong Kong and Singapore stock exchanges since 1999. TPV serves as an original design manufacturer for some of the best-known TV and PC brands in the industry and distributes its products worldwide under its own brands AOC and Envision. In addition, the company designs, produces and sells Philips-branded monitors, TV's and mobile phones through a license agreement with Philips via its subsidiaries TP Vision and MMD. The company brings high-quality TV sets to the market: smart and easy to use with sophisticated styling. TPV believes in creating products that touch the human senses and are within reach of all consumers in the markets they operate in. As a leader in the hotel industry, their hospitality TV division serves most the world's major international and national hotel groups, as well as individual hotels, hospitals, cruises and other professional facilities.

About Philips Professional Display Solutions

As a leader in the Professional Display industry, Philips Professional Displays (PD) sells LEDs, large screen size monitors and TVs to B2B customers worldwide. We sell in verticals as hotels, hospitals, boardrooms, schools, airport, retail and entertainment venues. Next to displays we also sell software solutions such as cloud based fleet management (CMND Lightning) and big data analytics. These SAAS solutions use Amazon based infrastructure to control, configure and get analytics from millions of devices serving tens of thousands of users.
All of this is possible because there is a great, inspiring team behind the business. A team which will grow with the business.
The business unit is operated by TP Vision and MMD, two legal entities which are subsidiaries of TPV – global number one manufacturer in vision innovation. The entities are established in 2009 through a brand license agreement with Philips. By combining the Philips brand promise with TPV’s manufacturing expertise in displays, Philips PDS uses a fast and focussed approach to bringing innovative products to market. Philips PDS operates with its European headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and has its Centre of Competence for Software based in Ghent.
Purpose Of The Position

As Product Manager Software you will be based in Ghent (Belgium) and be responsible for defining and building our software products and strategy. You will agile project manage the internal and external teams and drive the business to double our SAAS revenue. You will support our customer in the field using our products as well as performing fast feedback towards Product Development and Service. You will be working closely together with the Leadership Team and report directly to our Global Product Management Director. You will manage our cross-functional teams of developers, testers and cloud architects in executing the product roadmap. While being a hands-on leader who does not shy away from getting your hands dirty, you should also be able to act as a bridge builder and collaborate to help build an even stronger partnership between our business and software development.

  • Lead and own our product vision, strategy and development
  • Build a deep understanding of our users through market research and analysis and customer interviews
  • Oversee and manage the whole product lifecycle and be responsible for the growth of the product in its market
  • Ensure continuous improvement of our products and its market compliance
  • Develop and manage product roadmaps working cross-functionally
  • Drive innovative ideas and solutions through hands-on leadership and decisive action
  • Communicate relevant KPIs and product updates to key stakeholders
  • Be data-driven and define quantitative and qualitative metrics to evaluate the success of our features
What Do We Offer You
  • A true impact position for Philips Professional Display Solutions globally
  • Working for a great brand, an interesting B2B industry with attractive and innovate products
  • A combined strategic and hands-on global product management position in a flat organization and an open, energetic and dynamic environment
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Frequent international travel
Preferred Skills
  • At least 7 to 10+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in IT, Software Development or Engineering
  • Enthusiastic about creating new products
  • Self-starter, entrepreneurial mindset
  • Solid experience with web-based software applications or a similar B2B product
  • Excellent communication skills in English (both written and spoken)
  • Experienced with agile working methodologies such as Scrum
  • Strong organizational, collaborative and creative problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 40%
  • Experience in cloud infrastructure, networks and software development are a big plus
More Info

Do you want to know more about this vacancy or are you ready to apply (please include your CV and a short motivation)? Please contact Sandra Lintel (Corporate Recruiters) at

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