Create and drive compelling, innovative usages on Intel architecture (Core, Joule, Curie, etc.) that result in CCG, IOT and NTG new business revenue. Come join the Developer Relations Division (DRD) Developer Program Initiatives-Customer Innovation Team as an Innovation Manager and lead the charge for how Intel will engage new and existing customers to build great solutions on IA.You will be expected to bring a fresh perspective by utilizing the Design Thinking process to create empathy for end user needs, running ideation sessions, and translating customer and market inputs into product usages and requirements for software products and market strategies and drive them to market leading solutions. You will work closely with the team's UX researchers to test and validate new usages. You will then be responsible for managing the development of the top usages into proof of concepts to realize the user experience.The successful candidate will utilize independent judgment to influence strategic deliverables for the organization using a combination of business acumen, organizational savvy, networking capabilities and expertise in certain technical areas. You will be expected to coordinate across multiple strategic task forces across Intel product lines to deliver competitive analysis, develop market estimations, and manage proof of concept software development. The Innovation Manager's success is measured through their ability to deliver cutting edge usages that meet customer needs that result in BU revenue.
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Job ResponsibilitiesVisit customers to collect customer input and requirements Lead collaborative sessions to create and validate new usagesCoordinate with key stakeholders to define and plan the software for Intel processor platformsDrive internal decisions at all levels and secure project fundingDirect market research activities and synthesize software strategies and recommendationsDrive key performance indicators (KPIs) that align with technical statements of work (TSOW)Oversee proof of concept development for key software and hardware usagesCreate minimal viable proof of concepts and deliver commercially compelling solutionsRequired QualificationsBachelor's degree (CS/ EE preferred) required. MBA preferred4+ years in product marketing, strategic planning, or similar roleFamiliarity and comfort with technologies relevant to Intel's businesses Experience in defining strategies, creating and delivering strategy presentations, structuring and resolving complex issues Demonstrated ability to build cross-group relationships, and to coordinate cross-group teams to successful outcomes Ability to deal with ambiguity and change Strong communication skills and business acumenWilling to travel 25%SkillsSelf-motivated, energetic, team player with a strong track record for completing key deliverables, innovative thinking, and ability to document usage scenarios, roadmaps, and requirements. Excellent oral and written interpersonal communication skills.Proven Leadership and cross collaboration skillsStrong end user/consumer acumen and advocacy
The Intel Software and Services Group (SSG) connects Intel to the worldwide software community. SSG strives to bring competitive advantage to Intel platforms by helping independent software vendors, operating system developers, OEMs, channel members and systems integrators deliver exceptional customer value and achieve differentiation on Intel® processor technologies. SSG provides global leadership to the software community through its technical expertise, industry enabling activities, and developer products and programs.