The Product Innovation Lab seeks to establish M1 as an innovative organization across both Consumer and Business portfolios as recognized by our partners, channels, people and most importantly our customers.
The Product Innovation Lab comprises a cross functional team across innovation partnerships, product management, digital experience and software engineering.
Innovative solutions developed through the Lab will drive the vision in creating incremental value for our customers, partners and our people across M1’s businesses.
This role will drive the introduction and co-creation of products in partnership with our customers and technology partners.
Being part of M1’s digital transformation initiative, the role will have the opportunity to redefine our digital product experience tapping into M1’s new IT Ecosystem from enabling self-serve to overseeing the seamless integration into M1’s network or partner platform.
Responsible for scouting the innovation ecosystem, product evaluation and co-creation of next generation products to the market within the Product Innovation Lab.
Reporting to the Head of Product Innovation, you will help to define the product strategy contributing to the commercial and brand success of both M1’s consumer and business portfolios.
Influencing M1’s product strategy and plans.
Provide thought leadership in identifying key innovation and technology trends across the globe and understand how it will influence M1’s businesses over time.
Bridging business teams’ target markets, needs and overall business strategy with best in class products.
Identifying synergies with platform and other products on our path to become a Digital Telco.
Creation of product funnel for new market offerings, driving profitable business growth and meet business targets.
Identify and drive value proposition of new products and how they will bring commercial value that contributes to M1’s next wave of growth.
Be the technology lead and be the effective bridge between business and technical audiences.
Co-develop product solutions with partners
Drive a seamless experience for our customers across the whole product lifecycle.
Be part of M1’s digital transformation drivers
Be a key leader and mentor within the Product Innovation Lab.
Create awareness within the innovation ecosystem of M1 as the partner of choice to bring new products into the Singapore and regional markets.
Ensuring that we are constantly across the latest innovation and technology trends globally.
Identify areas for growth and create strategic product line roadmaps to help drive adoption of the product and differentiating features.
Understanding M1’s business strategies, needs and challenges across consumer and business portfolios.
Mapping innovative solutions and new technologies to M1’s business needs and use cases.
Identify and evaluate potential solution partners to create new market offerings, driving profitable business growth and meet business targets.
Evaluating and building new capabilities which will enhance M1’s new IT Ecosystem.
Be a M1’s digital telco platform expert and enable the integration of M1’s new products into our new IT Ecosystem
Prototyping and customizing different solutions within the Product Innovation Lab.
Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders on the development, proof-of-concepts, and release of products.
Partner relationship management.
Conduct customer research activities to determine gaps in service.
7 12 years of experience in product management and innovation related roles
Experience in launching products in both B2C and B2B segments would be highly preferred.
Ability to demonstrate having a strong grasp of the innovation ecosystem (accelerators / incubators / co-working spaces / innovation labs / start-ups), venture capitals (VCs / CVCs), consultancy and strategic partnerships is highly preferred.
Knowledge and experience in working and integrating with telecommunication related systems (OSS / BSS).
Experience in innovative product development methodologies such as Design Thinking, Agile, Lean.
Demonstrate strong leadership skills in managing and mentoring teams.
Educational qualifications of an undergraduate degree or above
Certification for Design Thinking, Agile, Lean methodologies or similar
Self-driven and can work within diverse and cross-functional teams. Results driven with the flexibility to adapt / realign direction as required in this dynamic technology industry.
Demonstrate strong sense of ownership
Recognized for creativity and disruption of traditional trends and ways of working
Adept influencer, internally and externally.
Cultural sensitivity and ability to work with customers, teams and partners.
Proven ability to put customers at the heart of the business.
Excellent organisational and time management skills with attention to detail and good problem-solving skills.
Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and the ability to derive insight from research and findings and to develop a product proposition.
Strong written and spoken communication skills and be comfortable interacting with Senior Management.
Strong ability to understand and articulate both technical and business requirements.