You are perfect for us if you are:
A creative thinker and problem solver, passionate to make world class products, an exceptional communicator, a team player, with proven ability to influence others without formal authority high energy, strong work discipline, action-oriented, organised, detail-oriented yet able to always see the "big picture", able to work autonomously in a fast-pace start-up environment.
Take full ownership for the development of a product (either a helmet or other cycling accessory) from concept through production.
Drive the execution of a product lifecycle processes, including product research, market research, competitive analysis, planning, positioning, roadmap development, requirements development, and product launch.
Be the voice for the user to ensure that the products we develop are truly designed around their needs.
Serve as a bridge between users, internal company stakeholders, and the factory to ensure that we build the best product possible.
Develop detailed product requirements and spec documents, run product demos and user tests, work closely with our designers, engineers, and manufacturing partners on a day to day basis.
Source for suppliers and responsible for product components, modules and accessories, and supply chain management
Note that given the very early stage of the company that we are in, a high degree of adaptability is expected and required for this role. We are constantly learning new things and adapting our strategy and activities accordingly. Indeed, we see this as one of our key competitive advantages over the incumbent as it will allow us to try many more things and move much quicker than our competitors.
As such we expect this person to only look at this job description as a guideline. With just a handful of people in our company, we eschew roles and seek people willing and able to ignore job descriptions. Everyone’s job at Lumos is to do anything and everything we can to make it a success and meet our company goals regardless of our “jobs.”
Degree in an engineering, design or related field
Familiarity with some CAD software
Must be willing to travel extensively (Mainly to Shenzhen, China)
Must have proficiency in English and Mandarin (written & spoken)
1-3 years’ experience with developing electronic products
Lumen Labs (Shenzhen) Limited
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Employer
- Industry type: Electronics/Semiconductor/IC
Want to be part of an exciting startup that is having a positive impact on the world?
Lumos is the world's first smart bicycle helmet with integrated lights, brake, and turn signals. Launched to the world on Kickstarter in 2015, Lumos raised over $2.9 million in its recent Kickstarter campaign. It has been featured on Forbes, Fast Company, The BBC, and CNN.
Lumos has been named one of Oprah’s Favorite Things, TIME Magazine’s “Best Inventions of 2018”, and “The Helmet That Every Bike Commuter Needs” by Slate Magazine.
Lumos hold various record in Kickstarter campaign with most funded and most backed project for bicycle accessories category in 2020.
Lumos is a mission-driven company. Started out of our dorm rooms at Harvard, we seek to make a positive impact on the world by helping make cycling safer, preventing avoidable traffic deaths, and helping more people everywhere make cycling a bigger part of their everyday lives.
Join us in our mission to improve cycling safety and have safer streets for all.
- Current Location: Shenzhen China