Senior Product Manager Payloads

Zurich, Switzerland/Remote
Added: March 5, 2024
Join the Wingtra team and become part of this venture-backed robotics scaleup with a global and international team of 180+ dedicated Wingtranauts who want to see their actions have a positive and lasting impact on the world. Founded more than 7 years ago at ETH Zurich, Europe’s leading robotics university, our goal is to build the best aerial robots to digitize the world at the push of a button and set the basis for faster and better decisions. Wingtra provides efficient and reliable data solutions to a variety of industries ranging from mining, construction and agriculture to humanitarian organizations, environmentalists and wildlife monitoring groups.

We are reaching for the stars and together we might just get there. Open communication, asking hard questions and valuing diverse viewpoints are but a few things that will help us achieve our goals. Above all we will never stop learning and striving to help each other reach our maximum potential.

In this role, you will work cross-functionally to guide products from conception to launch by spending time with our customers and connecting the technical and business worlds.

You will have the unique chance to be part of the emerging of the drone industry and transforming the way industries and users acquire data faster, larger and more often to support sustainability challenges mapping glaciers, volcanoes and oceans; industry transformations enabling digital twins of large assets such as solar farms, dams, counting threes in forests or reducing the waste created by enabling digital construction and mining.

Not only this, but joining an incredible international team based in Zurich, Switzerland and visiting our worldwide customer base.


  • Leading part of Wingtra’s product portfolio end-to-end management together with the design, development and marketing team from product discovery to lifecycle management
  • Build up in-depth understanding of our ‘target customer’ segments and their needs through market research and customer interactions (remote and in-person)
  • Gathering and analysing all market, competition data and future trends to build up in-depth understanding of our ‘target customer’ segments and their needs including attending trade shows and customer visits, working with the regional teams and partners to validate and input marketplace product data
  • Working together with the VP of Products & Marketing supporting and managing product launches to ensure business opportunities are identified and maximised based on the needs of our users globally, collaborating on pricing & bundling to maximise efficiency to achieve our financial targets
  • You will work closely to be the link to ensure alignment with the Go-To-Market plan by partnering with our PMM the C-Suite, Product peers and Sales & Customer Success teams as well as participating in major industry presentations, milestones and launches
  • Striving that our users try your products, use your products and love your products
  • Being a strong promoter of our product and brand in the target market
  • For our products and solutions information please visit our website:


  • Higher education degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • Minimum of 5 years Product Management experience, ideally including hardware and software products introductions
  • Excellent analytical skills and proven track record to learn fast and adapt to a broad variety of tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Working as an integrator, managing multiple functional and regional stakeholders
  • Approx. 30% International travel


  • Several years of experience working with product involving hardware and software
  • Previous experience with technologies such as UAS, LIDAR, Photogrammetry, AI
  • Working in an indirect go to market
  • Existing network in industries like construction, GIS, AEC, surveying, mining, land management
  • Experience in leading the product vision, strategy and go-to-market strategy discussions
  • Knowledge of multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, UX/UI, sales, customer support, or marketing for an enterprise product
  • Scale-up experience in a central role
  • Proven ability to influence diverse stakeholders without direct authority

If you enjoy teamwork more than being the individual superhero, and if you thrive in a feedback-driven culture and an exciting, unconventional yet structured and progressive start-up environment, we would love to hear from you.