Technical Product Manager

Location: Twinsburg, OH

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Technical Product Manager

Are you looking for a career that allows you to use your business communication skills to generate new sales? Do you have technical expertise in the field of automation including Industrial Sensors and a base understanding of factory automation and control.  Are you energetic, creative, outgoing and willing to learn in a fast-paced environment?  If so, your future could begin at Pepperl+Fuchs!

A leading developer in the global automation market, Pepperl+Fuchs is looking for a creative, ambitious individual to fill an immediate need for a Technical Product Manager in our Factory Automation Division.  We offer a competitive salary, great benefits, a dynamic teamwork environment, a strong PTO (Personal Time Off) Plan, and professional development opportunities.  

As a Pepperl+Fuchs Technical Product Manager you will be responsible for managing industrial sensing and positioning solutions. This is a great opportunity to utilize your ability to create new relationships with our customers.  


  • Providing high level technical support to the sales team, answering technical questions, pricing questions, special product requests, and product demonstrations.  
  • Preparing technical presentations for sales and distributor training.
  • Establishing new products and product variants from sales or customer requests. 
  • Communicating with international business units to explain the need for and required operation of new products.
  • Visiting high potential customers as needed to discuss problems and product requirements and demonstrate products.
  • Defining product requirements for North American market.
  • Interacting professionally on a regular basis with staff, vendors and the general public.
  • Assuming additional responsibilities and performing special projects as needed or directed.

The background you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a Science Degree or five year’s work experience in a similar field.
  • Experience applying industrial automation technology.
  • Ability to present complex technical content in front of small and large audiences.
  • Ability to organize work, engage in a variety of tasks simultaneously, and consistently meet deadlines. 
  • Solid understanding of the fundamentals of electrical circuits.

Preferred background:

  • PLC knowledge, especially Rockwell Automation RSLogix 5000 and RSLogix 500.
  • Solid understanding of industrial networking solutions.

If you meet the qualifications above, please apply!  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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