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Director of Product Management (2)

PLM Posting #:HR-1290

Type: Full Time Position       
Location: Andover, MA USA

Aras PLM

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Who We Are


Aras is a high growth, global start-up that develops advanced Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions leveraging the latest server, web and mobile technologies from Microsoft.  We deliver our solutions and services to business customers worldwide, including Honda, Freudenberg, GETRAG, Motorola, XEROX and more. Learn more at and apply online


Position Description


Do you think PLM can and should do more?  Are you frustrated by legacy PLM software that falls short on functionality, flexibility, and usability?  Aras Innovator is an advanced Web-based SOA Framework with HTML5 and Mobile app front-ends, delivered either as a Cloud-PLM solution or on-site as commercial enterprise open source. We are looking for Product Management Directors who are motivated to design, develop and deliver the next generation of PLM capability within Aras Innovator.  


What You’ll Do


·         Define requirements for leading-edge new PLM applications, working with customers and partners

·         Build mockups and working prototypes of proposed features to illustrate concepts to stakeholders

·         Deliver detailed functional specifications for new products and features, including data model, application logic and user interface design  

·         Monitor the development, test, certification, deployment and ongoing support of each product; maintain ownership throughout the product lifecycle

·         Contribute your expertise to product documentation, training materials and marketing collateral for each product

·         Meet with customers and partners to demonstrate new and future functionality; gather and document feedback; strive for continuous product improvement

·         Collaborate on product strategy and roadmap



What You Will Need


·         Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Software Engineering, or Computer Science

·         10 or more years’ experience with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) technology within industries such as automotive, aerospace, high tech electronics, consumer packaged goods, or industrial

·         In-depth experience in a specific discipline such as Model-Based Systems Engineering, BOM Effectivity, Options and Variants Management, Regulatory Compliance, or Manufacturing Process Planning

·         Hands-on experience with technologies including Web Application Architecture, ASP, MS SQL Server (T-SQL), HTML5, XML, DOJO, XAML and JavaScript programming is helpful but not mandatory

·         Experience working in an ISV product delivery and/or open source organization is a plus

·         Strong technical writing and presentation skills, with the ability to cross over into marketing communications and corporate blogging

·         Desire to take charge and innovate


If you desire a challenge and would like to explore opportunities at Aras, submit your resume and a cover letter for consideration.

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Aras is an equal opportunity employer.