Be our New Product R&D Manager
Help us Shape our Future
Our client is a fast growing technology company with a 20 year track record history and still going strong. They focus on mobile and web applications in the exciting space of digital health wellness & more. Already making waves with their technological solutions & initiatives that have impacted thousands of people and lives!
The Intellectual Property (IP) business is an exciting and new business unit set up with the purpose of creating or acquiring IPs to enhance current or develop new products.
As the New Product R&D Manager, your mandate is to lead technological research and development, work with internal and external partners to identify new technological opportunities in order to create or acquire IPs in line with the company’s vision within the digital health & wellness, sports and fitness or stress and recovery domains.
Are you up for this challenge?
You’d be awesome if you can:
Identify and monitoring the latest product technology trends in the digital health space, know what consumers need and how to develop new products to serve these needs.
Manage and lead the R&D / IP projects - development, design, product proof of concept, prototype-build that would eventually lead to productization & commercialization.
Work closely with and provide technical direction – in hardware and software issues and consult with product management, software development and technical engineering team and external partners to support initial product development.
Able to assess commercial viability and risks, costs and manage project timeline.
Ensure the organization has the best technology and options to achieve organization’s goal.
Ideally you have these to hit the ground running:
Bachelor Degree or higher in Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline.
At least 6 to 10 years of experience in research and development, or new product development in the area of consumer electronics.
Interest in health, fitness and wellness, wearable technology, Flexible Hybrid Electronics, etc.
A good overall knowledge of hardware, firmware and/or software development and able to deep dive and know how these will work together to produce a viable product.
Strong knowledge on SoC, ARM® Cortex, Bluetooth, ANT, NFC, ADC/DAC, IoT, optical sensors, C/C++ and/or DSP programming.
Familiarity with PCB design and layout, firmware development tools, embedded software, firmware architecture and/or Bluetooth BLE 4.0, 5.0 protocol.
Understanding of the IP process/requirements would be beneficial or at least being able to support the team in this area. Hence white paper experience would be useful.
A team player and an action taker, someone who had led a team would be desired.
A 'go with the flow' and positive attitude, adaptable to change and energetic.
Have the ability to problem-solve and can be very resourceful.
Passionate in learning and working with new technologies.
A natural tenacity, resilency and determination.
Willing to travel for business.
Ability to speak Mandarin for purposes in working with Chinese stakeholders