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Camgian Microsystems

Camgian Microsystems

IT, Product, Operations
Starkville, MS, USA
Posted on Friday, July 28, 2023

Camgian is searching for an experienced technical manager to support our growing business. As a Product Technical Manager (PTM) you will provide strategic technical guidance to convert product vision and product features into an executable plan to successfully deliver the products defined by the Business Unit. The PTM defines the system architecture, key algorithms, and tasks required to achieve the value proposition, also serving as a subject matter expert to guide the engineering team through the product development life cycle. The PTM formulates intellectual property strategies to minimize product costs and to generate company value. The ideal candidate encourages an environment that promotes excellence, innovation, collaboration, and teamwork. This role will report to the EVP of Product Development. As the local Huntsville representative, you will develop and maintain relationships with local community leaders, vendors, and partners aimed at advancing Camgian’s work.


  • Expertise and hands-on experience with system architecture in software applications

  • Understanding capabilities, limitations, and tradeoffs of technologies across engineering subject matters

  • Demonstrated experience in translating customer needs to system definition of features and design specs

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate with cross-functional teams to define product system architectures

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and manage product and program technical risks

  • Demonstrated experience in product implementation

  • Excellent problem solving and engineering skills

  • Experience with integration constraints, troubleshooting, diagnosis, and solutions

  • 10+ years professional experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant technical degree

  • United States Citizenship


  • Knowledge of algorithms/DSP/AI/ML (e.g., signal processing including traditional, statistical, image/video; feature extraction, natural language processing, machine learning concepts (model training, network architectures / complexity, performance expectations, data science including data mining)

  • Knowledge of various sensor modalities (e.g., EO/IR (LW/MW/SW/NIR), acoustic, magnetic, passive RF, active RF) and modeling of these modalities

  • Knowledge and experience in sensors, compute platforms, communications, and power modules hardware integration

  • Ability to breakdown complex problems into simpler, manageable forms

  • Comfortable working with abstract concepts and insufficient requirements in an agile framework

  •  Familiarity with government contracts, processes, and program execution

Exceptional work ethic, willingness to learn, tenacity not to quit, aptitude to surpass, and strong desire to work in a fast-paced environment are necessary for success. Collaboration and cross pollination with other teams will be frequent; thus communication, openness, and willingness to share both success and failure is a must. We are a team-centric organization, there are no individuals, we win and lose together.


Camgian offers a competitive salary, fun work environment, fringe benefits, and an equity opportunity.


  • Ability to work as part of a team while maintaining independent thinking

  • Self-driven and self-starter in addition to excellent communication skills

  • Great at thinking outside the box and have an aptitude for innovation and problem solving

  • Always willing to explore the other side of fear, be challenged, and crave cutting edge technologies