Job Openings Software Application Manager

About the job Software Application Manager

Become a key figure in the further development of Emerson Marine Solutions' software applications and spearhead innovation to grow the software product portfolio.

Mature innovative ideas for new applications to support growth
Operating from the office in Ry and reporting to the Director of Innovation & Solution Management, you will collaborate cross-functionally with Business Development and Solution Managers to generate and refine groundbreaking ideas. As Software Application Manager, you will lead innovation efforts and oversee software development initiatives, including fast prototyping and assessing the possibility of these concepts to support robust business cases. Furthermore, your responsibilities include prioritizing product backlogs, updating technology roadmaps, and translating market needs into detailed specifications. Moreover, you will ensure that final products meet quality standards and compliance requirements, playing a pivotal role in product lifecycle management. Additionally, you will provide strategic support, contribute insights to product line reviews, and support sales enablement activities. This role offers a dynamic opportunity to drive innovation in the marine technology sector and contribute to the continued success of Emerson Marine Solutions.

Product Owner with excellent stakeholder management
You are dedicated to solution management, product development, or product management functions. A technical educational background within engineering (marine, mechanical, computer, etc.) or equivalent fields, ensuring a solid foundation for understanding the complexities of the industry is a prerequisite for this position. Essential skills include a strong grasp of software projects, project management experience, and familiarity with Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). Commercial acumen is crucial, with expertise in project valuation and go-to-market strategies for driving revenue growth. Excellent social and multicultural skills are prerequisites for effective collaboration within diverse teams, alongside exceptional presentation abilities. Likewise, fluency in both Danish and English, written and spoken, is required.

You demonstrate a result-focused, collaborative, proactive, and action-oriented approach to problem-solving, coupled with a fearlessness in seizing opportunities in the face of challenges. You thrive in a dynamic and innovative work environment within a global network, and you embody the spirit of achievement, persistence, and excellence.

Drive market impact through strategic product ownership
This is your opportunity to join a frontrunner in the marine sector and translate market needs into high-quality solutions, driving revenue growth and market penetration on a global scale. The recruitment process is carried out by Venaris Executive Search ( For more information regarding the position, please reach out to Head of Research, Sofie Rudbech Mathisen, on All requests will be handled confidentially. If this position is for you, do not hesitate to apply by uploading your CV - it is not necessary to include a cover letter.

Emerson Marine Solutions, Denmark
Emerson Marine Solutions, a keystone within the expansive company, Emerson Electric Co., stands at the forefront of maritime innovation. Situated in Naestved, Denmark, it represents excellence in integrated monitoring and control systems, catering to a global clientele. With primary facilities in Naestved and additional software development capabilities in Ry, Denmark, as well as manufacturing units in South Korea and China, Emerson Marine Solutions boasts a global presence. Its solutions range from radar tank gauging, hydraulic valve remote control systems, fuel and bunkering solutions to advanced software-based applications, which reflect a commitment to state-of-the-art technology and industry-specific expertise. With a global workforce of 544 professionals, Emerson Marine Solutions champions safe and efficient onboard operations, embodying a dedication to superior quality, innovation, and unwavering support for the maritime industry's evolving needs.

At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their unique experiences and perspectives. We believe a diverse and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas and diversity of thoughts, that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.

We encourage and support several Employee-led Resources Groups that promote a diverse and inclusive workplace, among them Women in Stem and LGBTQ+A.

This philosophy is fundamental to living our company's values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place.

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