Vice President of Product Engineering
Location: Covington, LA
Globalstar is hiring a Vice President of Product Engineering to join our team in the New Orleans Area!
The Vice President of Product Engineering is responsible for providing strategic technical leadership in planning and directing all aspects of the company's product engineering roadmap, budgets and objectives. Product family includes simplex, duplex, IoT, consumer, commercial and government products. The VP of Product Engineering should have solid systems engineering knowledge and prior experience working with third party vendors for product development projects including enforcement of deadlines and budgets. Also is responsible for project execution within budget and agreed delivery goals. The ideal candidate will have at least 15 years of Vice President or senior engineering management roles within a technology, mobile, or telecom company with proven successful product design, third party product design oversight, manufacturing, and quality control track record. Wireless/Telecom/Satellite industry preferred. This individual will have a BS or MS degree, preferably in Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or Product Engineering. The candidate will be responsible for developing and integrating products for mobile satellite communications network using Globalstar's LEO constellation.
Major Job duties are, but not limited to, the following:
Creates a technical vision and technology roadmap for the company and plans for implementation of new products and product lines.
Who are we?
Globalstar is a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services. Customers around the world in industries such as government, emergency management, marine, logging, oil & gas and outdoor recreation rely on Globalstar to conduct business smarter and faster, maintain peace of mind and access emergency personnel. Globalstar data solutions are ideal for various asset and personal tracking, data monitoring, SCADA and IoT applications. The Company's products include mobile and fixed satellite telephones, the innovative Sat-Fi satellite hotspot, Simplex and Duplex satellite data modems, tracking devices and flexible service packages.
Globalstar offers a competitive salary and benefits package including, but not limited to, medical, dental, 401K, stock options, employee stock purchase plan, life Insurance, long term disability and short-term disability.
Globalstar is an EOE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.