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Product Manager, KalmarOne Automation System

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Are you interested in industry transformation? Kalmar Automation Solutions is the forerunner in developing, delivering and serving modern, large-scale terminal automation systems. We are playing a key role in the successful implementation of large scale automation projects at ports and terminals, deployed to the heart of the biggest cities in the world, that enable the world's global logistic chain to operate more efficiently, safely and with a smaller environmental footprint. Here are examples of our automation deliveries in the USA and Australia: and

Making your next move count

We are looking for a product manager for our Operations and System Tools product families in the KalmarOne terminal automation system. As the product manager for Operations and System Tools you will have the overall responsibility on all the operational user interfaces of the KalmarOne terminal automation system. The Operations product family contains the control room graphical user interfaces for controlling the terminal operations and for maintenance and remote operations. The System Tools product family includes tools that are used for running a virtual twin of an automated container terminal for testing, training  and optimization purposes.

As a product manager you will be a member of the KalmarOne product management team having the overall objective to contribute effectively to the commercial success and customer satisfaction of the KalmarOne terminal automation system. KalmarOne automation system is a vital part of Kalmar’s fully automated container handling solutions offering, that is in the strategic focus point of the company. If you want to know more about terminal automation, check this out:

Main responsibilities in this position are: develop and implement the strategic plan for the Operations and System tools product families. Ensure their competitiveness through effective product management, globally & cross functionally. Identify and consolidate market needs, manage product portfolio and contribute to product development plans.

Key accountabilities

  • Understanding the market, customer needs, price level and following key competitors actions;
  • Ensuring the managed product meets the customer requirements;
  • Creating and maintaining the product family development roadmap and determining the product's future direction;
  • Providing the product requirements and technical specifications for the product development projects and acting as a project owner;
  • Ensuring the product documentation is managed and up to date;
  • Being responsible of the product lifecycle management and secure continuous product improvement;
  • Collaborating actively with different internal stakeholders to ensure successful deliveries and support of the Kalmar solutions;
  • Providing inputs to the internal process development and alignment within the corporate guidelines for the ways of working;
  • Supporting sales and marketing.

Position Requirements


  • M.Sc or B.Sc in Engineering or similar.


  • Experience in product management in software applications, with emphasis on product planning and life-cycle management;
  • Experience on the modern industrial graphical user interfaces;
  • Experience on the simulation tools and their usage in industrial applications;
  • Strong commercial and technical product management mindset;
  • Some experience on terminal automation systems is a clear advantage;
  • Industrial customer understanding;
  • Good people and communication skills;
  • Good commercial and technical understanding and vision.


  • Capable of seeing both the big picture and the small details. Capable of managing dependencies with interest in going as deep as needed in analysis;
  • Always driving for results and solutions;
  • Capable of sharing knowledge, experience and information. Open and transparent in all operations.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV in English today! The position is located in Tampere, Finland. Other Kalmar locations in Finland are also an option.

For more information, you can contact Jukka Makinen, Senior Manager, Product Management at or +358 40 8336800.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal
automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.
Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,000 people.

Product Manager, KalmarOne Automation System

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 23.06.2022

Yrityksen liikevaihto: 
Yli 100 000 000 €

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