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Vermeer Corporation Digital Product Manager - Manufacturing in Pella, Iowa

Who We Are

Vermeer equips customers doing important work around the world. We are global, driven by innovation and growing. The equipment we make manages natural resources, connects people and feeds and fuels communities. We live out a caring culture, we demonstrate agility, we keep a focus on customers and are stewards of our resources. These beliefs drive our culture, determine how we treat others and steer our business.

Job Summary

Work Shift

1 - First Shift

Are you the type of person who enjoys translating the company vision into tangible actions? In this role, you will lead and create a vision for Vermeer’s digital product portfolio to enable the company’s strategies across the organization.

What You’ll Do

  1. Co-Creation champion to help the organization understand how to improve their operations through digital solutions.

  2. Direct the holistic roadmap for current and future digital products alongside cl ear outcomes and value proposition.

  3. Champion and own the data value delivered and designed across all the portfolios within the holistic digital product roadmap.

  4. Develop the product owner practice within Vermeer, defining expectations , development paths and promote team member alignment. Provide day-to-day leadership for the delivery team product owners.

  5. Commission and review customer research for any of the product roadmaps.

  6. Responsible for coordinating with IT Services for vendor software evaluation, scheduling and resource needs.

  7. Assist in prioritizing the backlog of changes and improvements across all the portfolios, including budgets, resource allocations with custom and vendor software, communication plans and release schedules.

  8. Responsible for identifying and documenting key metrics including but not limited to market share, ROI, customer satisfaction and user adoption.

    What We’re Looking For

  9. Bachelor ’s degree in business, communication, computer science or engineering.

  10. 7 years of experience in continuous software delivery.

  11. Familiarity with Jira, Confluence and Lucid Charts.


  12. Occasional t ravel is expected of this position.


This role will be focused on implementing new technologies, automation, and data systems into all our manufacturing facilities which requires the following additional skills:

• Experience in creating and executing a vision for a next generation industry 4.0 ecosystem.

• Familiarity with cloud computing, Robotics, Automated workflows, Digital Twin, Data & Analytics, IoT and Edge computing, AI, AR/VR and Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) required.

Work Location

HYBRID: Some of a team member’s day-to-day work may be best done at a location other than a Vermeer campus. Discuss specific arrangements with your manager.

Equal Opportunity Employer

At Vermeer Corporation, we believe in the value of your unique identity, background, and experiences. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other status protected by the law. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions at (641) 621-8767 or at .

Interested? We’d love to get to know you.