Technical Product Owner

Leica Microsystems

Leica Microsystems

IT, Product
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2024


Be part of something altogether life-changing!

Working at Cytiva means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40+ countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Forming part of the Biotechnology segment at Danaher, we bring together dedicated technical expertise and talent to develop the next generation of life-changing therapeutics.

The Technical Product Owner for Cytiva is responsible for Product Ownership of Software Service Tools to support faster and efficient service to Cytiva customers.

This position is part of the Service R&D located in Bengaluru and will be a hybrid position. At Cytiva, our vision is, to advance future therapeutics from discovery to delivery.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Collaborating with Service and relevant stakeholders to understand and anticipate Serviceability needs on multiple products and translate them into requirements.

  • Define product requirements – writing and prioritizing use cases.

  • Manage product backlog, prioritize feature development, support execution plans following the hardware & devices roadmap.

  • Work closely with engineering managers and leads, product managers/owners, to ensure execution of the backlog. Interact with and motivate talented Field service engineering teams across multiple locations, harness their high energy to deliver on Serviceability requirements.

  • Overseeing all stages of product creation including design and development

  • Foster a culture focused on transparency, speed of decision-making, and a synchronized partnership within product teams.

  • Facilitate the resolution of issues, risks, and challenges that surface in the development process.

  • Operate in a highly matrixed and globally distributed organization and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced and changing environment.

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • BS/BA in and engineering discipline or a closely related field.

  • 5+ years of Product/Program Management expertise, functioning well in large-scale, complex, cross-functional programs integrating hardware, software, and controls.

  • Demonstrated experience running projects using agile development and Continuous Delivery, with knowledge of industry standard tools and best practices.

  • Good negotiation and relationship skills, both in directing the technical team and ability to manage and reach solutions to competing priorities.

  • Demonstrated experience facilitating dynamic meetings, coordinating among high energy participants, and directing towards productive results.

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment, willingness to adapt to change and proceed on decisions made with varying levels of uncertainty.

  • Experience with using metrics and data analysis to support or drive the right or most beneficial process improvements.

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • Biotechnology/Life Sciences industry

  • Experience in Continuous Delivery (CD)

  • GMP & regulatory environments

  • QMS and Documentation Practices

At Cytiva we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Cytiva can provide.

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.