Project Manager- Yale Real Living

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you enjoy managing projects new product development and product improvement in a fast-paced, competive market?  Do you enjoy an entrepreneurial environment and are open to some international travel?  Maybe a role as a Product Manager- Yale Residential with ASSA ABLOY is the role for you.

Based in Berlin, CT, this role reports to the  Sr. Engineering Manager, Yale Residential and manage multiple and complex New Product Development Projects and multi-disciplinary teams (Product Management, Procurement, Marketing, Electrical, Mechanical, Firmware, and Software Engineering, Manufacturing, and Sales) to bring new product ideas to market in a fast-paced environment.  The development activity will be largely supported by Global partners and consist of Yale residential and commercial products. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide effective project management leadership and focus to meet product requirements, project timeline, and cost goals while managing tactical activities

  • Work closely with Product Management to define the market requirements and project scope

  • Work closely with the operations team to make sure product is fully supported and quality concerns are addressed.

  • Develops and maintains comprehensive product development, task lists and resource plans with the cross-functional team that minimizes time-to market requirements

  • Facilitates problem resolution and conducts Risk Analysis with cross-functional team to identify potential issues and develop mitigation plans to keep projects on-schedule and on-target to goals

  • Focuses on and manages quality initiatives

  • Organizes & supports approximately 4 US based project review and planning sessions with Global partners.

  • Facilitate product certification testing both in house and with third party test houses.


To succeed in this role we believe you need a minimum of 3 years Project Management experience with new product development.  We would consdier Mechanical/Electrical engineering and/or Product Management background a plus.  You must also be willing and able to travel to China/Korea approximately 4 times per year to conduct face to face project reviews and planning sessions with Global partners. 

We see you as a person with strong interpersonal and social skills who values working in a highly mobile and dynamic environment with passion driven professionals.   A highly organized individual with the ability to work with diverse, international, cross-functional teams in fast paced environments. 

Let's open the doors to the future - together!

Working for ASSA ABLOY means that you will be part of a dynamic environment, developing innovative solutions to improve our customers' lives. As the global leader in door opening solutions we are using the latest technologies to open doors to events, hospitals, education, homes, hotels, airports and businesses. Joining ASSA ABLOY means being part of a fast-moving company with many opportunities.



ASSA ABLOY is a world-leader in total door opening solutions. The Americas division is responsible for North and South America and employs approximately 9,000.  The divisional management is located in New Haven, CT. 

Yale Residential
Berlin, CT

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