General Electric Senior Product Manager in Minato、Tokyo, Japan

Role Summary:

The Product Manager is ultimately responsible for successful development, commercialization and implementation of new turbine models for use globally. In this role the Product Manager will engage with all functions within the Renewables organization, as well as suppliers and customers.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this position you will develop, drive or support the NPIs in the wind program deck, in close collaboration with all functions involved in developing and commercializing these products. Programs can contain amongst others; commercial, technical, operational, product safety, manufacturing and logistical challenges. In this role, you will interact with senior management within GE’s organization as well as all functional levels, in order to develop a competitive and profitable product.

In addition, you will:

• Be accountable for successful development and commercialization of assigned wind turbine models or features within the product line

• Lead or support New Product Introductions (NPI) through the toll-gate process and ensures each function meets the deliverables and requirements defined in the NPI process

• Define product strategy and prioritization

• Own the Product Requirements (PRD), translating the markets need in to product specifications

• Work with the commercial team and Customer Value Manager to successfully commercialize the product in the target regions

• Support commercial team for product related discussion with customers

• Monitor where needed, improve performance of the installed base

• Work with product engineering and the commercial team to develop regional specific adaptations to the product

• Own achieving the cost position for the product in the target regions


• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business from an accredited college or university

• Significant experience in Product Management, Engineering, Operations, or Sales

• Eligibility Requirements (travel): Willingness and ability to travel 15% of the time to Wind Projects, Prototypes, and Customer / Industry events

Desired Characteristics:

• Wind Industry or Product Manager Experience

• Strong communication skills

• Strong, self-directed, collaborative team player with interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills

• Experience in leading cross-functional teams to achieve desired targets

• Proven analytical skill set and strategic mind-set, ability to quickly move from details to the holistic view and vice versa

• Ability to prioritize and set challenging but realistic project schedules

• Strong general financial knowledge

• Knowledge of product marketing tools and technique

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Locations: Japan; Minato、Tokyo