Product Manager
R&D
Posted on 11/2/2023
INACTIVE
AssetWatch

51-200 employees

End-to-end predictive maintenance and monitoring solution
Company Overview
Nikola Labs, Inc. stands out as a leader in predictive maintenance, offering a comprehensive, rapidly deployable solution that combines vibration and oil analysis to enhance equipment reliability and reduce unplanned downtime. Their competitive edge lies in their ability to provide expert monitoring on the same day of installation, a service that is both cost-effective and efficient. The company's commitment to improving asset management and operational efficiency, backed by their cutting-edge technology, makes it an attractive workplace for those seeking to contribute to industry advancements.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
B2B

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$37.7M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Westerville, Ohio

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

23%

1 year growth

49%

2 year growth

195%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Sales
Communications
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in R&D or product management roles, preferably in the Industrial IoT or related industries
  • Strong technical knowledge of hardware design and development, including knowledge of electronics, embedded systems, and sensors
  • Experience with industry-specific compliance requirements related to condition monitoring, such as safety regulations and environmental standards such as Hazardous Locations (HazLoc) is preferred
  • Experience managing cross-functional teams and collaborating with customers and partners
  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage complex projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • A passion for technology and innovation
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-paced, startup environment
  • Competitive compensation package including share options
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Full benefits and 401K
  • Opportunity to make a real impact every day
  • Opportunity to work with an exciting and growing team
  • Unlimited PTO
Responsibilities
  • Product Strategy: Develop a clear product strategy, aligning it with the company's vision and market needs in the Industrial IoT space. Define and execute go-to-market strategies for new hardware products, including pricing, positioning, and sales enablement
  • Product Roadmap: Develop and maintain a product roadmap that aligns with market trends, customer feedback, and the company's strategic goals.Manage the front-end product development lifecycle for hardware products, including concept, design, early development, early testing, and initial launch
  • Hardware Expertise: Leverage your deep knowledge of hardware development to guide the creation of advanced condition monitoring devices. This includes sensors, industrial systems, and wireless networks
  • Industrial Understanding: Utilize your extensive industrial background to ensure that our products are well-suited to the demanding environments and requirements of our target industries
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate closely with engineering, design, and marketing teams to drive the development process from concept to market launch
  • Competitive Analysis: Stay informed about the competitive landscape and emerging technologies in the IIoT sector to make informed decisions
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure that products meet all relevant industry standards and country/regional regulations
  • Customer Engagement: Work with customer feedback and incorporate it into product improvements, ensuring that our products continue to meet the evolving needs of our customers
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with relevant regulatory frameworks such as ISO, UL, FCC, and CE marking requirements is a plus
  • Experience navigating regulatory compliance processes and obtaining necessary certifications for hardware products is a plus