Product Development Specialist (Assistant Manager)

Product Development Specialist (Assistant Manager)

MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn. Bhd
7-11 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

• Explore and develop new revenue opportunities on top of the CONNECTme business.
• Establish the market context/strategic play for solutions for the new revenue streams. Identify relevant technological product/solutions, strategic business partners and market segments for formulation into the new service offers.
• Develop a clear product strategy, roadmap & timelines for CONNECTme new revenue streams.
• Work with teammate to build business cases and financial projections to support proposals.
• Oversee and coordinate the design, development & implementation of commercially viable, innovative & marketable new products and services, including provide the relevant business and technical requirements for the various platforms, solutions and partners required in order to provide the optimal solutions service level and the best customer experience.
• Lead the cross-functional collaboration (sales, IT, engineering) to develop the product / service / platform and ensure product roadmap is delivered according to proposed timeline and with the designs & options that are cost effective and timely, with good service/customer experience (reliable and consistent), scalable and integrated from a platform/solution perspective.
• Deliver the product plan/solutions documentation from the final product definition documents for onward detail design and implementation. Ensure completeness of Detailed Design Documents and Method of Procedure for implementation/rollout.
• Maintain knowledge of all product and service offerings of the company and relationships with internal support teams and external partners.
• Keep abreast of the current state of the business, current state of the overall industry, growth prospects and competitor developments as well as, business economics and technology requirements of product propositions and offers.
• Research and innovate on how to use technology to solve business problems, including running POCs, assess feasibility of introducing new technology to existing systems.

Candidate Requirements
The successful candidate should ideally have:
• Possess a good degree in Electrical/Electronic/Telecommunication Engineering; Business management; IT or other relevant disciplines
• At least 6 years relevant experience in product development and / or business development with a large organization
• Experience in formulating business plan and build business case for new service proposition
• Possess technical and customer mindset, analytical skills, understanding of business requirements and operating model.
• Strong inter-personal and stakeholder management skill, great communication, passionate and engaging skills
• An ambitious self-starter, self-motivated and able to work independently under minimal supervision
• A strategic thinker with good project management and presentation skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Willing to travel


MEASAT is a premium supplier of satellite communication services to leading international broadcasters, DTH platforms and telecom operators. With capacity across a fleet of five communications satellites, MEASAT is able to provide satellite services to over 145 countries representing 80% of the world’s population across Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa, Europe and Australia.

The MEASAT fleet includes the state of art MEASAT-3/3a satellites at 91.5°E which support Asia’s premium DTH and video distribution neighbourhood. The MEASAT fleet will be further strengthened over the next two years with the addition of AFRICASAT-1a at 46°E in Q4 2012 and MEASAT-3b at 91.5°E in Q4 2013.

Leveraging facilities at the MEASAT Teleport and Broadcast Centre, and working with a select group of world-class partners, MEASAT also provides a complete range of broadcast and telecommunications solutions. Services include 3D, high definition and standard definition video playout, video turnaround, co-location, uplinking, broadband and IP termination services.

For more information, please visit
We have an immediate vacancy for a highly motivated and qualified candidate to join our team.

About Recruiter




Active jobs

Functions : Engineering - Electronics/Communication

Industries : Telecom

Skills/Roles I hire for: Engineering

level Hiring For: Junior Level, Mid Level, High Level

Similar Jobs

People Also Considered

Career Advice to Find Better