Product Director (IoT)

Toronto, Ontario | Permanent

Job ID: 1133 Job Category: Product Director

Product Director (IoT)


Grossman Dorland Recruiting (gdR) has been growing Canada’s tech ecosystem for 10 years. We match top talent and executives with leading startups, tech companies and innovation labs, and grow leadership capacity through individual and organizational coaching. Our goal is to advise tech talent and organizations throughout their entire growth journey.


gdR - Product Designer (IoT)

gdR is recruiting a Product Director (IoT) for one of North America's top startups making international waves with their product that is driving innovation in the IoT space. The company is well-funded with backing from leading US and Canadian VCs and their customers include large enterprise. Given the scale of their customers, the global impact will be significant. If you are interested, get in touch! It’s an opportunity to be their product leader in the burgeoning IoT industry.


Company overview:

  • 40+ employees. Vibrant, motivated team, heavy innovation and engineering environment. Great time to get in and grow with the company.

  • Downtown Toronto.

  • Well-funded with backing from leading US and Canadian VCs.

  • Their customers include large enterprise, who in turn will have their employees and customers use the technology for a wide variety of applications. Given the scale of their customers, the global impact will be significant.


You will thrive as a Product Director (IoT) if you have…

  • 5+ years' product leadership experience as a Director or VP in a startup or growth phase product company. Product leadership in large tech companies is also relevant, although you may not carry a Director or VP title.

  • 3+ years' people leadership of product management teams. Leadership of engineering or development teams would be a bonus, although not required.

  • Experience collaborating with design, engineering, manufacturing, and quality teams and oversight of the agile development processes.

  • Solid knowledge and experience with IoT or connected device products and ecosystems.

  • Technical savvy background, which at some point in your career included hardware engineering or software development.

  • Product experience with B2B or enterprise-focussed products.


As a Product Director (IoT) if you will...

  • Be a product leader in the organization, reporting to the founder market sensing, competitive analysis, product roadmap and requirements definition.

  • Lead a growing product management team.

  • Work with engineering, manufacturing, and quality teams to design and deliver industry-leading products.

  • Contribute to growing the company culture and diversity in the organization.


Apply today for the Product Director (IoT) role or contact Wendy Firestone (Director, Talent) at wendy AT grossmandorland DOT com to learn more.


gdR values inclusion in Canada’s tech ecosystem and partners with employers that provide equal opportunities for minority groups. While we welcome tech talent from overseas, only candidates legally authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

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Wendy Firestone
Director, Talent

Wendy has been an integral part of the gdR team since 2008. Wendy's focus is leadership positions ranging from Manager to C level.
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