Senior Product Manager in Fremont, California at Molecular Devices

Date Posted: 7/6/2019

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Job ID: MOL002414

About Us

Molecular Devices, LLC creates innovative, high-quality bioanalysis solutions that increase our customers’ productivity.  By joining Molecular Devices, you will work with best-in-class people who share a common purpose, to be our customers'  first choice for systems, consumables, software, and support that advance both basic and applied life science discovery.  Our core values are critical elements of our past and future success -- The best team wins.  Customers talk, we listen.  Continuous improvement is our way of life.  Leading edge innovation defines our future.  We compete for our shareholders.

Molecular Devices offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.

Molecular Devices is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Molecular Devices, LLC is recruiting for a Senior Product Manager role.  The position is located in Fremont, CA.
  • Identify unmet customer needs and new product/market opportunities in label-free market by utilizing structured VOC processes.
  • Collaborate globally with commercial teams to collect customer inputs, competitive intelligence and market trends to build a comprehensive roadmap for the Octet instrumentation portfolio.
  • Lead and ensure the product requirements and vision is specified, developed, positional and promoted correctly.
  • Communicate requirements to product development teams to ensure a mutual understanding of customer expectations.
  • Manage challenges that arise in product development: timelines, technical risks, vendors, and market requirements – with professionalism and a positive attitude.
  • Execute product launch plans with the creation of compelling product content for sales and support collateral to ensure product acceptance and revenue goal achievement.
  • Continually monitor product performance and quickly react to any changes in the market

Job Requirements


  • BS degree in life science required, advanced degree in biological sciences a plus.
  • 8+ years of experience with a minimum of 4 years in product management required
  • Knowledge of biologics drug development applications and markets. 
  • Successful in collecting and translating VOC information to marketing and development teams required.
  • Demonstrated expertise in fostering external collaboration activities with customers and companies required.
  • Proven ability to accomplish tasks in a team environment (ex.: engineering, marketing, technical support).
  • Proven ability to communicate complex concepts orally and in writing.
  • Travel up to 25% both domestically and internationally is expected to meet with global development teams and customers.
  • Detail Oriented – ability to develop detailed plans and then execute on those plans.
  • Priority Minded – ability to work in a fast-paced ever changing environment and prioritize appropriately 
  • Sense of the Urgency – ability to know when to act quickly to proactively solve problems. 
Diversity & Inclusion
At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.