California, USA – Remote

Washington, USA – Remote

Portland, OR, USA
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Position Overview

We are seeking an experienced Director to lead Product Management for Autodesk Design and Manufacturing. The position is in the Product Design and Manufacturing Solutions (PDMS) group. In this role you will define, build and execute a growth product strategy for delighting existing customers and targeting new ones for Fusion 360 and Inventor design, engineering and documentation.  Our vision is to help lead the industry to the future of production by listening to our evolving customers, anticipating industry needs and delivering best in class cloud solutions that adapt to current and future needs of today’s environments. At Autodesk, you will work within an inclusive culture that advocates and celebrates diversity and offers competitive and equitable salaries, generous benefits, exciting career growth opportunities and work-life balance.



Champion and execute a holistic vision for the Design and Manufacturing group
Define, lead and execute a results-driven process for product management and development
Balance long term vision and big picture thinking with guidance and support of work currently in flight; ensure that today’s projects inform the vision for the future, and vice versa
Demonstrate collaborative leadership with leaders across multiple cross-product initiatives, some of which may be very broad-reaching in nature and outside the PDMS organization
Work with product and design managers to build and manage strong product management and design teams that consistently deliver on their goals, with a focus on evolving the practice
Recruit, develop, and retain key talent – build a high performing team
Promote a culture of rapid iteration based on insights gleaned from customer research and data analytics
Demonstrate an exceptional understanding of and ability to execute Autodesk’s strategic vision
Thought leadership; represent innovative methods and approaches that delights the team and our customers
Relentlessly pursue emerging technologies and trends and introduce state-of-the-art design methodologies
Identify technology opportunities, dependencies, gaps and risks
Clearly define and communicate priority solution workflows and product enhancements
Maintains current industry and competitive knowledge of the cloud, mobile, social and SaaS market space
Engage customers and the industry through engagements such as customer councils, executive briefings, industry events, media support
Identify and build critical relationships with third party vendors
Work with executive leadership to set expectations and manage risks, dependencies and tradeoffs within complex project delivery
Work closely with Autodesk customers, partners and internal teams to develop product strategy and roadmap while leveraging metrics to manage risks and dependencies
Minimum Qualifications

At least 12+ years of product management experience in a relevant industry
Demonstrated leadership of large B2B or consumer software and product management teams
Experience designing and implementing large scale, multi-tier cloud and mobile platforms
Passion for creating & driving towards user experience outcomes
Prior experience building, developing, and leading teams of product managers and designers in highly collaborative Scrum/agile environments
Ability to set priorities and evangelize a shared plan with a wide range of audiences at all levels of the organization, including senior executives.
Excellent communication skills, with the ability to distill complex ideas to their essence, influence senior audiences
Experience developing cloud-based applications and/or services
Experience with Amazon Web Services
Understanding of security best practices


At Autodesk, we’re building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.—Remote/Director-of-Product-Management–Fusion-360-Mechanical-Design_22WD56247-2

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