Sídlo Česká republika
Beckhoff Automation s.r.o.

Sochorova 23
61600 Brno, Česká republika

+420 511 189-250

Software Product Manager

Headquarters United States
Beckhoff Automation LLC
Product Management
As soon as possible

Beckhoff Automation is seeking an ambitious and self-driven Software Product Manager. This position is responsible for certain software product management for North America including product release and roll out strategy, market and customer features requests, product promotion, seminar and conference presentations and high-level customer interaction. Assisting industry leading companies adopt advanced technology, solid implementation practices and application approaches. Reporting to the TwinCAT Product Manager, this person will be a dedicated resource focusing on TwinCAT software, functions and technologies as outlined in these essential topics.


  • support training and product introduction for new products for team members, external colleagues, and early adopter clients
  • provide application approach strategies using TC software tools and functions for both internal colleagues and external clients
  • develop and execute launch strategies new products within U.S. market
  • collect feedback about software product needs in our market our customer base
  • direct connection with product team at Beckhoff German HQ to communicate product requirements/feature requests, as well as escalated product functional issues
  • work with marketing communications to create product promotion materials such as videos, webinars, articles
  • create software demos to promote product features for industry trade shows as well as digital promotion
  • create knowledge base articles, updating wiki and small group trainings
  • main product focus: TwinCAT software, with emphasis on subset of functionalities and products based on candidates experience and skillset


  • Bachelor of Science or higher in engineering, computer science, or related technical field from a four-year college or technical school; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5-8 years’ experience
  • experience with industrial control systems (PLC, embedded, PC based. etc.)
  • ability to handle multiple issues, prioritizing and effectively managing team resources
  • ability to lead team efforts in recognizing large scale issues and coordinate efforts with other team members to quickly solve large scale problems
  • ability to relate well in a customer service role with technology end users
  • ability to work in a high stress environment while maintaining professionalism
  • excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to present to clients, companywide, and/or departmental meetings
  • an active and valid drivers license with the ability to travel

Ideal knowledge base would include familiarity with a majority the following technologies

  • automation systems architecture and planning
  • industrial controls systems and programming
    • IEC 61131-3 + 3rd programming languages
  • strong experience with TwinCAT software
  • motion control
  • industrial fieldbuses and EtherCAT
  • computer science concepts in including source control and object oriented programming (OOP)
  • programming of web technologies (HTML/JS/CSS)
  • signal processing: (i.e. magnitude spectrum, frequency envelope, crest factor, RMS calculations, FFT, envelope spectrum, etc.)
  • ideally experience with condition monitoring applications
  • PID loop control
  • experience with MATLAB®/Simulink®
  • experience with LabVIEW
  • experience with machine learning


  • exciting tasks in an international environment at the technology leader in automation
  • a future-proof job with an economically sound global player
  • all advantages of an owner-managed family company
  • an open and family-oriented corporate culture
  • freedom for personal expansion and professional development

Ms. Lindsey Deiman
Headquarters United States
Beckhoff Automation LLC
13130 Dakota Avenue
Savage 55378 - MN
United States