THE COMPANY For more than 40 years, the name Samsung has been at the forefront of innovation. Samsung's discoveries, inventions, and breakthrough products have helped shape the history of digital evolution. Today, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Guided by a simple philosophy Inspire the World, Create the Future Samsung is committed to developing new technologies and innovative products that enhance the lives of its customers, employees, and the global community.
Samsung Electronics is the largest subsidiary of the Samsung Group, amounting to 70 percent of the group's revenue and reigning as the world's largest technology company with more than $200 billion in revenue. Globally the company has a presence in 80 countries and employs more than 270,000 people. Samsung is the worlds leading provider of mobile phones, smartphones, and tablet computersfueled primarily by the popularity of the Samsung Galaxy line of devicesand produces a wide variety of products and components ranging from color and mono-laser printers and copiers, virtual desktop infrastructure, solid state drives, set-top boxes, TVs, LCD panels, lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, chips, flash memory, and hard-drive devices.
Samsung Electronics USA is a $40 billion dollar business with a vast portfolio of superior quality mobile and electronics products. The business also plays a leadership role globally for creating the best new and next-generation products and platforms. Samsungs vision is to reach and engage the consumer through revolutionary retail stores and experience centers.
BUSINESS UNIT: Our Samsung Electronics America Retail Operations Team is a growing and best in class organization within Samsung worldwide. We continue to challenge the existing retail models and processes to makes this team the home for talented, driven, and creative professionals, who want to be on the front lines of consumer electronics sales. Our team relishes the opportunity to push Samsungs retail capabilities to be the new paradigm for consumer engagement. With our partnerships with the top consumer electronics retailers and its own experiential sites, Retail Operations is delivering a consumer experience to maximize both sales and consumer satisfaction.
If you are an individual who looks forward to finding opportunity in the challenges of building the best and most effective retail experience, then Samsung Electronics Americas Retail Operations Team has a fulfilling home and work family for you.
Role and Responsibilities
As an integral component of modern engagement environments, technology is a key ingredient of retail design. Working closely with the VP of Retail Design and Development to create solutions and innovations that transform the retail environment, this position is focused on the integration of technology in the built retail environment. Primary responsibilities include.
Specific responsibilities include:
Technology implementation feasibility studies (vetting of conceptual ideas against implementation considerations)
Hardware specification and integration strategies (Developing specifications for costing/pricing and bidding)
Evaluations of new technologies for implementation (Looking at emerging technologies and how they can benefit our efforts)
Development of new applications of technology from existing technologies (custom solutions from off the shelf components)
Integration of software systems into the built environment (Sensor Grids, People counters, AI, etc)
Hardware content deployment strategies (Hardware and Software systems for content management)
Integration and development of Security Systems for physical assets and any implementation of technology in the built environment where it is an integral part of the performance requirement of the environment.
Background & Competencies Required:
Bachelors level degree with 8-12 years of directly related experience is required or industry certifications
Experience should include telecommunications industry product management, IT industry, wireless telecommunications position requiring management of product development, logistics, distribution, program management, and long-term product planning
Familiarity in wireless networking, routing & switching, mobile technologies markets, multimedia subsystem and broadband technology standards
Strong organizational and time management skills
Experience managing vendors
Experience researching and resolving customer product development, launch, delivery, and logistics issues
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience developing presentations using a variety of PC applications methods.
Skills and Qualifications
Necessary Skills and Attributes:
Ability to work cooperatively and build strong relationships with peers and senior leadership locally and globally; sharing ideas and developing effective business processes in support of the company mission. Ability to collaborate and be comfortable dealing with ambiguity, influencing across multiple complex organizations, creating effective business partnerships. Polished interpersonal skills, including strong verbal and written communication skills in local market language. Ability to effectively manage multiple projects, have attention to detail, and work effectively under deadlinesin a collaborative and matrixed environment.
Physical/ Mental Demands:
Work is generally performed in an office environment. Operate a computer keyboard and view a video display terminal between 50% - 95% of work time, including prolonged periods of time. Requires considerable (90% ) work utilizing high visual acuity/detail, numeric/character distinction, and moderate hand/finger dexterity. The movement and transportation of equipment, most of the time is under 25 pounds. Performs work under time schedules and stress which are normally periodic or cyclical, including time sensitive deadlines, intellectual challenge, some language barriers, and project management deadlines. Machines, tools, equipment, and work aids include printers, copiers, faxes, and other equipment commonly associated with an office work area. May require working additional hours beyond normal schedule. Travel varies depending on position. Consistently demonstrates a commitment to policies and procedures, including but not limited to, attendance, confidentiality, conflict of interest, and ethical responsibilities.
Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
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