Product Development Manager Resume Samples

Product development manager develops and plans new goods for the use of general or specific interest groups. The most common duties depicted in the Product Development Manager Resume falls nothing short of the following – researching and development, marketing and testing of product, creating prototype of new product, determining process for creating of new item, gathering raw materials needed for building product, preparing reports, overseeing product development, presenting new ideas, creating marketing campaigns, researching patents and ensuring that the project proceeds as per the schedule.

The required qualifications for this job role are excellent problem-solving skills, staying up-to-date with the current merchandise trends, strong marketing skills, and leadership skills and keeping up-to-date with changes in market technology. Candidates willing to pursue a career as a product development manager should hold at least a degree in the discipline pertaining to the type of product they want to develop and as well have some experience level in the relevant area.

Product Development Manager Resume

Summary : Highly specialized, results-oriented, apparel industry professional with 10 years of direct experience in increasing high volume market shares for the world's leading manufacturers of private label brands and rapidly expanding retail corporations. Seeking a leadership position to leverage strengths and competencies for contributing to business growth, exceeding employer expectations and further advancing professional toolkit.

Skills : Interpersonal Communication Skills, Quick Learning Skills, Organizational Skills, Problem-Solving Skills, Customer Service Skills.

Description :

    1. Manages product developments and pre-production for Textiles, Cut & Sew and Printwear manufacturing.
    2. Successfully commercialized and launched production of $20M performance and core activewear programs resulting in a 130% increase in business growth.
    3. Expert in global organization policies, testing requirements, and development procedures; specialized in vertical Tier 1 and Tier 2 Flex PLM vendor user-level functions.
    4. Leads cross-functional material and style development teams with brand direction, implements new development reporting processes and problem solves to integrate system operations.
    5. Oversees all critical steps and approval requirements of the product creation lifecycle, executes complete follow-through of sample requests and proto approvals.
    6. Creates and distributes tech packs, responsible for cost analysis and negotiation, margin worksheets, price quotations.
    7. Effectively aligns cross-developments for multiple divisions/brands to enhance manufacturing capabilities and execute production strategies.
    8. Supervises the assisting position of PD Analyst, delegates workload and performance reviews.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Marketing And Product Development Manager Resume

Summary : Motivated Sale Executive with over 7 years of experience in sales, project and product development in the Power Distribution Assemblies and lighting industries. Analyzes and provides solutions to problems, equipped with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Rapid Prototyping, Machining, Solidworks, Autocad, ABAQUS, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Illustrator, Audio Visual, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provided comprehensive product line management and support for the modular wiring division.
    2. Managed resources necessary for production planning and administration for new product development, line extensions, and enhancements.
    3. Planned, provided and administered nomenclature/product, lead-times, and pricing for the modular wiring products (Reloc) as well as meeting with the sales and marketing team.
    4. Forecasted modular wiring production to maintain finished goods inventory level.
    5. Provided engineering and post-sales support to our customers.
    6. Created a Quality Team that improved the quality of our outsourced finished goods from a 20% defective rate to less than 1%.
    7. Provide solutions for their new lighting center, paint center, and garden center concepts, which resulted in orders amounting to over $3M annually.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
EE


Product Development Manager I Resume

Objective : Accomplished self-starter with a strong record of success in driving all phases of product development from concept through launch under aggressive deadlines.

Skills : Project Management, Product Development, Product Marketing, Packaging, Excel, Presentation, Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Coordinate the overall development cycle of electronic products and work closely with internal and external partners to develop project schedules.
    2. Managed the overall development of a $1.3M project from concept through launch in 3 months and under budget.
    3. Led a team of 5 to develop a newly designed cable that generated $1M additional revenue via cost savings.
    4. Led a team of 7 to implement the first beta test guideline and surveyed over 40 participants using Survey Monkey to gather user intelligence.
    5. Managed up to 20+ projects concurrently through concepts, prototyping, testing, to production.
    6. Engaged closely with customers to understand the product vision, define product strategy, and devise Product Requirement Documents (PRDs).
    7. Reduced production risk by resolving material shortage, overcoming long-lead-time obstacles, and working closely with Supply Chain to align demand forecast.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA

Assistant Product Development Manager Resume

Summary : Experienced Product Manager in the consumer electronics industry with proven capabilities in developing product strategies, competitive analysis, defining hardware and software requirements, and collaborating with product development, engineering, sales, and marketing teams to deliver profitable products.

Skills : Product Management, Program Management, Agile, SAFe, Mobile, Database Management, Business Intelligence, Big Data, Hadoop, Web Development.

Description :

    1. Defined new educational technology products, balancing business and market needs with customer requirements.
    2. A critical member of the cross-functional team to design, develop, test and market products for market delivery.
    3. Defined hardware and software requirements for the premium version of the best selling high school calculator.
    4. Initiated and collaborated with the strategic management team to redirect the scope of next-generation calculator project to better meet customer requirements.
    5. Established strategic relationships gaining deep understanding of customer requirements and performed competitive analysis,
    6. Identified and prioritized key features to develop pertinent hardware and software requirements for high school vertical.
    7. Project manager of a joint development partnership to develop a software application, hardware, and operating system requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Junior Product Development Manager Resume

Summary : High-level product sales/management and goal-oriented leadership experiences, ranging from strategic product launch to in-depth application projects. Achieve sustained, multi-year sales growth in product areas, peaking at 80%.

Skills : IBM Cognos 8 and 10 BI Suite, MS Office, Typing.

Description :

    1. Project manager for the development of an entirely new product line, extending the industry technology to the next logical step.
    2. Identified the need and opportunity, budgeted the project, assembled the right allies within the business for proper execution.
    3. Assembled a group of diverse subcontractors and managed they are on and offsite work to insure the project went smoothly.
    4. Work with the industrial sales manager to specify and subsequently land the largest order in the history of the company that was 45 times the size of the average order.
    5. Developed a specialized processing department, including people and equipment within the company to promote a segment of our business.
    6. Net results were margin rising from 30% to 60-70% with nearly complete elimination of previous problems.
    7. Project manager of joint development partnership to develop a software application, hardware, and operating system requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
ME

Product Development Manager II Resume

Objective : A dynamic, entrepreneurial spirited, high profile business professional seeking a staff position with a local company. Thorough knowledge of business and operational strategies used to develop customer-oriented solutions to difficult problems. Strengths include leadership skills, staff development, and organizational management.

Skills : Product Development, Sourcing, Merchandising, Trend Forecast, Private Brands, Home Fashion.

Description :

    1. Selected to manage the development of newly acquired medical diagnostic product lines from a bankrupt company.
    2. Responsible for current and future product development by acquiring and managing a global staff to establish as the leader in the medical diagnostic equipment market.
    3. Established multifunctional consultant staff to stabilize product reliability and maximize customer support.
    4. Managed the development of next-generation, product line by formulating financial strategies to fund pilot project studies and product innovations on the order of $200K-$400K.
    5. Implemented and executed equipment feasibility studies to analyze product life cycle projections for the next five to ten years.
    6. Developing a comprehensive product risk assessment plan to aid in establishing business priorities and workflow solutions based on FDA regulations.
    7. Managed equipment suppliers and service contracts to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA

New Product Development Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a position where extensive computer skills will be utilized. Also, to grow along with the company and develop better strategies toward a more efficient way of analytics.

Skills : Agile Development, Business Analysis, Quality Management, SAP, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Access, SharePoint, Visio And Project, Six Sigma, Program Management, Requirements Gathering.

Description :

    1. Develops new product concepts and validates their value through market surveys and dialogue with prospective customers.
    2. Serves as a Business Analyst/Project Lead to manage projects across divisions and develops product business requirements, business plans, specifications, use cases, and test plans.
    3. Manages and improves CAS Product Development Process (Stage-Gate Model) and RUP.
    4. Aided with the development and execution of a Market Segmentation analysis aligning internal customer information to the Industry Classification System (NAICS) identification.
    5. Analyzed usage and revenue profiles by NAICS categories to identify possible behavior profiles and business opportunities.
    6. Provided correlation to the National Science Foundation Research findings related to research and education funding or research and development spending.
    7. Interpreted strategic competitive analysis centering on feature performance, pricing, estimated the cost of goods, and perceived value to the customer and market segment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Product Development Manager III Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Product Development Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Product Management, Merchandising, Marketing, Market Research, Sales, Project Management, Product Development, Product Design.

Description :

    1. Directed product development efforts from pre-line planning to retail store delivery.
    2. Organized internal design, development, and purchasing efforts for new "own brand" products, as well as managed private label product lines from outside vendors.
    3. Managed the seasonal product lines for "own brand" footwear product assortments including hunting specific footwear, casual, athletic, and seasonal based footwear programs.
    4. Directed the efforts to redesign and redevelop brand footwear packaging.
    5. Standardized packaging specifications consistent with Gander Mountains brand image.
    6. Consolidated vendors, packaging sizes, and graphic standards that realized a 15% reduction in overall packaging costs during the first year of implementation.
    7. Led the design and development efforts for a premium line of hunting specific products that were consistent with brand objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BFA

Associate Product Development Manager Resume

Headline : A detail-oriented professional who excels in staff development and project management seeking a position that allows offering passion and skills in customer service, travel, communication, creative thinking, and people management to meet your company goals and objectives in a supporting role.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Travel Arrangements, Tourism Knowledge, Office Administration.

Description :

    1. Responsible for leading the development of new products by identifying market opportunities, negotiating price, complete supply agreements and manage the supply chain.
    2. Manage the innovation pipeline from product development to product launch, ensuring execution is in line with the project plan.
    3. Qualify innovations based on customer feedback, manage timelines and financials according to plan.
    4. Successfully launched a sugar cane paperboard to be the exclusive supplier of this sustainable solution.
    5. Identified market opportunities and go to market strategy for our sales team.
    6. Created presentations for sales on benefits, paper grades, environmental impact, and tree savings analysis.
    7. Successfully launched a mineralized resin alternative to traditional polyolefin barrier coatings for paperboard applications.
    8. Held WebEx meetings with national account managers and field sales on market strategy for new products.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Sales & Product Development Manager Resume

Headline : Product and Brand executive with 7+ years' experience in new product development, product management, brand strategy, business development, B-to-B and B-to-C marketing, project management, and packaging design strategy. Track record of leadership and success against evolving business objectives.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe.

Description :

    1. Identify the best resources in order to meet merchant needs and design visions for strategic development.
    2. Own communication between the corporate design team and overseas partners to develop/maintain vendor relationships.
    3. Manage the day- today, the 360-degree product development process for over 20 product categories, from the creation of product idea to receipt of the final product.
    4. Maintaining product development timelines and ensuring the design and development cycles maintain the PDC timeline & milestone calendar.
    5. Compile initial costing, communicates cost challenges to design & merchant teams.
    6. Ensure all tech packs & bill of materials are consistent with specifications and cost.
    7. Strategize vendors to grow, maintain, and reduce along with identifying new suppliers to fill a void.
    8. Collaborate with design & Merchandising on cost-saving options for high priced items in order to meet target margins.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Product Development Manager-Temp Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Product Development Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office Software Suite, MathCad.

Description :

    1. Generated and managed a stream of revenue by successfully developing, sourcing and executing merchandise through our office.
    2. Developed assortment plans and calculated target price points based on market research.
    3. Developed over 200 plus products annually for 4 key accounts such as Living at Home, Home Interiors & Gifts and Better Homes and Gardens.
    4. Products include, but are not limited to, tabletop, kitchen items, wall decor, lighting, seasonal items, and garden items.
    5. Materials include ceramic, metal, glass, wood, resin, acrylic, plush, textile and metal.
    6. Identified with customers' needs and quality expectations then published and implemented timely solutions to meet all deadlines.
    7. Partnered with overseas and local designers to generate artwork for the client's key programs and collections.
    8. Created a design brief template to better execute first round samples that were implemented within other divisions of the company.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Senior Product Development Manager Resume

Objective : A highly accomplished and results-oriented program manager and wireless communications engineer with a proven record of achievement in project management, product development, distributed communication systems, regulatory compliance, system testing, troubleshooting, and RF circuit design.

Skills : Telecommunications, Radio Frequency Design, Product Development, Program Management, Product Management, Project Management, Wireless, LTE, Communications Test Sets, RF Test Equipment.

Description :

    1. Led several multi-disciplinary engineering projects through the entire project lifecycle.
    2. Responsible for developing and managing schedules, generating a budget, driving implementation, communicating status to senior leadership and contributing technically.
    3. Led a $1,500,000, 12-month effort to develop TDD mode for the company's outdoor DAS platform.
    4. Developed the project plan from initiation by documenting deliverables, estimating scope, cost and staffing requirements.
    5. Drove execution of development while acting as the focal point for all project activities and tracking progress to plan with weekly core team meetings.
    6. Defined power amplifier requirements for bias control and integrated RF switch for RX/TX switching.
    7. Worked with snell and other regulatory agencies on certification issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Product Development Manager- Licensing Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Product Development Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access Database.

Description :

    1. Manager of New Product Development for 97% of the company's market share, including retail, food service, and club channels.
    2. Personally responsible for the product development of over 800 custom formulations, taking products from idea conception through development.
    3. Supervised lab technicians in product development support.
    4. Worked in conjunction with Marketing in developing new product ideas, tracking market trends, and writing product information guides.
    5. Responsible for developing the Technical Label Copy for products nutritional information, ingredient statements, and usage directions.
    6. Provided technical sales support by developing and presenting training programs to sales personnel and customers in the uses and benefits of the company's products and technology.
    7. Prepared product samples, supporting literature, and technical support for trade shows.
    8. Conducted training and presentations at trade shows for customers' continuing education programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Product Development Manager Resume

Headline : Engineering leader well versed in all aspects of project and personnel management. Result-driven, high-energy professional with a talent for leading by example and inspiring optimal performance. Innovative and strategic in building teams focused on completing projects on time, within budget and in full compliance with customer requirements.

Skills : Engineering Management, Project Management, Rotating Equipment, Static Equipment, EPC Projects Management, Process Engineering, Pressure Vessel Design, Process Piping.

Description :

    1. Managed New Product Development of electric motor driven Pipeline Gas Compressor Packages ranging from 7,000 to 25,000 hp for application in the Oil & Gas industry.
    2. Managed engineering team on product development from the conceptual stage to detail design including an introduction to the market.
    3. Evaluated market needs and customer requirements to establish product design basis and performance boundaries.
    4. Managed Structural, Mechanical, Piping System, Electrical and Instrumentation & Control detail design for equipment packages.
    5. Finalized product build configuration in the SAP system with standard pre-configured options.
    6. Led cross-functional product development team from multiple countries during strategic planning & approval to ensure optimal designs are developed and executed.
    7. Interfaced with the shop during the first build of the package and incorporated design modifications on as-built drawings.
    8. Completed package startup, commissioning and operating manuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS