Position Overview Mentor (A Siemens Business) is a global technology leader in electronic and electric design automation software. Our software tools enable companies around the world to develop new and highly innovative electronic and electrical products faster and more cost-effectively. As part of Siemens Industry Software, the Integrated Electrical Systems product Segment (IES) provides data driven automation software for design of electrical distribution systems and their associated electrical harnesses within major automotive & aerospace platforms. Key element of that flow is the design of Software & Network platforms generated from multi-domain E/E Architectures which our customers use to push the boundaries of their designs to eliminate mistakes,meet cost targets and reduce cycle times. This requires specialist software able to transform that process. With a strong focus on Embedded E/E integration based on AUTOSAR. Embedding and integrating the IES solution portfolio within the overall Siemens Industry Software PLM, ALM and Simulation portfolio and capability set is one key driver for our software solutions. We now have an open position for a Solution Architect / Product Manager to help drive our unique capabilities into the market and take architectural design to the next level. The key objectives for the role which is organizationally within our product marketing and business development team are: To position our overall solution and especially our architectural solutions with our key customers and prospective customers. To hear the voice of the customers and translate needs into development objectives, while also anticipating future market trends in the domain. To work with the various product line teams contributing to products collateral and market positioning of the products, both current and future. To collaborate with the PLM/ALM and Simulation product segments.
Responsibilities Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Be up to date with technology advances in the product's area of application. Attending customer user meetings, seminars, trade shows and conferences as the product representative. Contribute to and communicate the vision for the product line, acting as a product steward and evangelist both internally and externally. Simulate and educate field sales to secure maximum attention and time on the solution. Working with the sales and marketing teams to ensure production and delivery of industrial strength application examples, technical test cases and appropriate product collateral. Provide product support to Mentor Graphics' sales channel, working directly at customers' sites in pre- and post-sales situations. This duty will involve some level of international travel. Work with the development organization to describe the context, value and intent of the requirements and to work closely with the development team throughout the implementation ensuring that the software meets the intent. Interfacing closely with software engineering to make sure the product as delivered is as specified and agreed with the senior management team.
Applications are invited from high-caliber individuals with some of the below profile:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field required.
Significant knowledge and practical experience in the E/E domain of Automotive markets.
Significant knowledge of Model Based Design or ECAD tools and markets.
Significant knowledge of AUTOSAR solutions and markets.
Good knowledge of design and engineering processes for OEMs and/or Tier1 suppliers in Automotive industry.
Significant knowledge in at least two of the following domains:
o Experience in AUTOSAR Embedded SW delivery and configuration solutions.
o Experience in AUTOSAR tooling, requirement management, ASIL requirements and ISO26262 and validation and
verifications requirements and solutions.
o ECU design flow and ECU software design and partitioning and different SW implementation including the requirements to
classic OS and new OS requirements.
o Experience in design and analysis of electrical distribution systems for Automotive, Avionics or Complex Machinery.
o Experience in E/E architecture or advanced platform design and optimization including measuring performance against
requirements and developing trade studies.
Highly credible with customers and able to develop strong relationships with customers and the targeted sales organization.
Proven track record of delivering projects on time.
Experience of agile software development processes.
Strong written, communication and presentation skills in English and local market focus, in this case Japan. Additional
language skills in Asian languages is a plus
Willingness to engage in appropriate levels of travel.
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Organization: Digital Industries
Company: Mentor Graphics Japan Co., Ltd.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time