Product Manager Sensor Data, Image and Lidar Data Ingestion

Job Locations DE-Berlin
Requisition ID
Research & Development

What's the role?

We are looking for a Product Manager to join our team to lead our Sensor Data, Image and Lidar Data ingestions. In this role, you will be creating and leading our strategy on how to optimize the sourcing mix across the globe. You have a thorough understanding of content and how content interacts with software, delivering a premium customer experience. You will be in the front seat during our supplier negotiations by clearly determining our overall data needs and will be setting roadmap priorities on which sources to be implemented, when for which needs and for which customers. Next to this, you will be deep diving in the details of which source delivered what and where at which time.


As our Product Manager you will be interfacing with a multitude of stakeholders covering Product Managers, Developers, Operations and Data Acquisition colleagues. You will also be leading in customer meetings and during supplier meetings. Hence, a super interesting and challenging role where innovation is happening at the speed of light. In this role, you will at times have to delve into technical topics to liaise between the customer and internal teams. At other times you will have a clear understanding of customers’ needs and you will need to coordinate with Data Acquisition and other business teams to drive contractual initiatives. There is no lack of variety in this job, either on the business or technical side. So, if you are an expert in meeting customer demands, and thrive in a fast-paced environment that provides a diverse variety of challenges, then this position is for you!



You will be responsible for all aspects of Product management including strategy, roadmap, budget, and resources, and as such your main responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with the Engineering Lead to jointly come to a successful P&L of the product(s).
  • Providing leadership in a matrix set-up to a cross-functional team consisting of Product Management, Engineering, Operations, Data Acquisition, Quality Management colleagues.
  • Formulating and executing long-term plans for cost/profit control taking into account competitive situation and industry trends making sure that the developed products/services respond to customer and market needs.
  • Developing area plans, including business, production and/or organizational priorities. Your decisions are guided by resource availability and organizational objectives, and you will ensure that goals and objectives are aligned with on the one hand all other product teams and on the other hand with the engineering teams.
  • Serve as Voice of the Customer (VOC), capturing the spoken and unspoken needs of customers and communicating regularly to the various HERE product teams to help drive the future roadmaps of the HERE product portfolio.

Who are you?


  • You have a B.S. or M.S. in a relevant technical field (e.g. computer science, engineering, M.B.A, applied mathematics, geography, geomatics, physics, statistics, or econometrics).
  • You have 5+ years of prior Product Management experience in a customer facing role, using Agile methodologies.
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to work with diverse personality types spread over multiple continents.
  • You are comfortable leading product initiatives by influence within a matrix organization.
  • You are a team-player that works within a collaborative environment across many job functions.
  • Critical thinker whilst being pragmatic and delivery focused.
  • You have exceptional presentation and facilitation skills with ability to convey complex technical solutions in audience-friendly terms, up to EVP level, in English and/or German.
  • Fluent in English and German.
  • If you have experience with sensor data, imagery and/or Lidar Data is a huge plus.

HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.



Who are we?

HERE Technologies is a location data and technology platform company. We empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely.


At HERE we take it upon ourselves to be the change we wish to see. We create solutions that fuel innovation, provide opportunity and foster inclusion to improve people’s lives. If you are inspired by an open world and driven to create positive change, join us. To learn more about us we invite you to watch this video.



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