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Country:  Finland

Hyvinkää, FI

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Employment type:  Undefined term
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Chief Engineer, Remote Controls

Country: Suomi (FI) 
Location: Hyvinkää,  
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At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.




Are you interested in working with product management and standardization throughout different business areas in Konecranes?
We are looking for a Chief Engineer with a strong technical background to operate as a technical product owner for radio products. In this role you will have a global technical responsibility of remote-control units. You will be part of Common electrics team and have a crucial part of communication between product development, procurement, platform and delivery electrical engineering and remote-control unit manufacturers.


Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Support and participate to new product development
  • Produce and own the Product Business Plan
  • Liaise with other Product Managers to be aligned with product requirement
  • Produce and maintain product in our PLM system
  • Produce and maintain support documentation
  • Plan and organize product launches and trainings
  • Liaise with procurement to develop and maintain global vendor agreements
  • Participate and support in sales cases
  • Support the development of standardized product management processes and procedures
  • Further develop new product business case practices
  • Drive “best practice” and continuous improvement within product management


Why join us?

In the role, you will have a unique opportunity of being part of end-to-end process in multiple ways, partly as seeing product life cycle from development to end-of-life support, partly seeing how a single product is implemented as part of larger wholeness in different business areas. You will have the privilege of working with experienced professionals from different fields as well as with our valued component vendors.


What should you bring?

To succeed in this role, you need to have excellent collaboration skills as you will be interacting globally with multiple stakeholders. You are a passionate and self-driven product management professional having the “going above and beyond” mindset in everything you do.


What we also expect you to have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical or Automation Engineering or years of experience in equivalent field
  • Experience in product management and development is preferred
  • Experience from crane electrics and automation
  • Good understanding of the machinery industry business
  • Customer-centric thinking
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken
  • The role requires occasional international travel



Please express your interest in this role by the 30th of April 2021, at latest via Apply -link below. 


For further information about the role, please contact Timo Helli, Manager, Common Electrics by email: timo.helli@konecranes.com or phone: +358405553822



Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 18,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.

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