Senior Product Manager - Geospatial and Navigation Solutions at Advanced Navigation

Product, Full-Time, Sydney, AU sydney product full-time
Posted 2 months ago

Advanced Navigation is one of the world’s most ambitious innovators in AI robotics and navigation technology across land, air, sea and space. While our main headquarters are in Sydney, we have multiple research facilities in Australia and sales offices around the world. 

Today, Advanced Navigation is a supplier to some of the world's largest companies and helps automate some of the worlds biggest industries.  Hydrus, our revolutionary underwater robot will help restore oceans to a flourishing state. You will find our navigation systems in the autonomous Indy race cars and thousands of Plus AI autonomous trucks. We help farmers adopt autonomous farming equipment and assist in various fields of research. Switching to software, our cloud-based drone management platform helps patrol beaches for emergency rescues and shark tracking. Off-planet, we will deliver a navigation system for the next NASA moon landing. The applications of our technologies are quite limitless - where there is autonomy, you will find Advanced Navigation.

Overview of Position 

The purpose of this role is to understand the market needs and develop a deep technical expertise to define and implement the product roadmap for our inertial navigation systems family of products. Leveraging your technical expertise in navigation and commercial experience in industries such as defence, automotive, maritime or surveying you will play a pivotal role in shaping the product roadmap and launching new products.

Role Responsibilities

  • Manage the product life cycle through defining and overseeing product development, verification and release
  • Manage the INS product roadmap, with a focus on new product introduction
  • Conduct thorough research of market trends and competition
  • Analyse sales and portfolio mix to increase and optimise product family revenue and profitability
  • Define the user experience and interfaces to ensure customer success
  • Aggregating feedback from Customers, Sales, Support and R&D
  • Support the sales team by attending customer meetings
  • Create sales tools and presentations for a range of commercial and defence applications
  • Take part in webinars and trade shows to gather feedback and promote the INS family of products
  • Skills & Experience

  • Proven experience in Product Management in relevant technical and commercial roles
  • Broad experience in hardware, embedded firmware and software
  • Proven experience in working with inertial navigation (GNSS/INS) technologies across a number of applications/industries
  • Experience in the defence industry using assured PNT is desirable
  • Proven ability to deep dive into technical topics and build rapport with engineering teams
  • Strong commercial acumen and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    Our Sydney office is in the heart of the CBD, close to all public transport, great restaurants and cafe’s.  We offer financial support to our employees for further education as well as conferences, meetups and training courses. We also run an employee assistance program and regular team building and social activities. We have weekly Yoga, Meditation and Pilates classes, as well as the occasional dance class! There’s also free coffee and snacks, and fortnightly team lunches.  Apart from the above you will be doing your life's best work with some extremely passionate and talented people.