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Global Product Manager

Job Description

We have a current opportunity for a Global Product Manager on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Essen (Germany)

Our Client develops, manufactures and markets sensors, controllers, software and systems for industrial automation. After many years of intensive collaboration with their customers, they have established themselves in the market as a customer-oriented specialist sensor manufacturer, with today more than 7,300 employees represented in more than 95 countries around the world.


  • You are responsible for the product life cycle from the product idea to product discontinuation and bundle all relevant functions within and outside the company for all products in your area of responsibility
  • They form the interface between customer, sales and development and contribute to the continuous improvement of the flow of information (communication and cooperation)
  • You optimize the products of your area of responsibility regarding the market, technology, quality as well as sales and contribution margin


  • You have a degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics, mechanical engineering, process engineering or comparable
  • Ideally, you have already gained initial relevant professional experience in product management, sales, service, or support
  • Preferably you have expertise in the field of factory and process automation or equivalent industry knowledge
  • Experience on Optic Safety Sensor for AGV (Automatic Guided Vehicle)
  • Experience with functional safety
  • You are ready for international business trips
  • Your good command of written and spoken English completes your profile


  • A neutral company car also for private use
  • Competitive Salary
  • Home office - The possibility of remote work
  • The security of an internationally active family business
  • An open and familiar corporate culture with short communication channels and flat hierarchies
  • Wide range of offers for personal and professional development
  • A state-of-the-art company restaurant with fresh and regional dishes
  • A healthy work-life balance through flexible working hours and company events