Senior Product Lead for CarPlay

Requisition ID:  1953

Torrance, CA, US, 90501

Workstyle:  Hybrid
Shift:  1st
Salary Range:  $100,500.00 - $150,800.00

What Makes a Honda, is Who makes a Honda

Honda has a clear vision for the future, and it’s a joyful one.  We are looking for individuals with the skills, courage, persistence, and dreams that will help us reach our future-focused goals. 

 At our core is innovation. Honda is constantly innovating and developing solutions to drive our business with record success.  We strive to be a company that serves as a source of “power” that supports people around the world who are trying to do things based on their own initiative and that helps people expand their own potential. To this end, Honda strives to realize “the joy and freedom of mobility” by developing new technologies and an innovative approach to achieve a “zero environmental footprint.”

We are looking for qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, continuous improvement values, and a strong work ethic to join our team.

If your goals and values align with Honda’s, we want you to join our team to Bring the Future!

Job Purpose

We are seeking a passionate and experienced Senior Product Lead (PL) for CarPlay to join our growing team. As a PL, you will play a crucial role in shaping the future of our CarPlay solutions, from ideation to launch and beyond. You will be responsible for understanding the needs of our CarPlay users, translating those needs into product requirements, and working closely with engineering and design teams to deliver high-quality products.

Key Accountabilities

  • Create strategic plans for the application of CarPlay platforms and features.
  • Consistent communication with partner for status of the current application/development, feedback of customer usage data, and planning for next steps.
  • Conduct market research and user analysis to identify opportunities for product improvement and innovation.
  • Define and prioritize product features based on user needs, business objectives, and market trends.
  • Collaborate with engineering, design, and marketing teams to bring products to market.
  • Champion the user experience and ensure that products are easy to use and delightful to interact with.
  • Manage the product lifecycle from ideation to launch and beyond.
  • Monitor product performance and gather user feedback to identify areas for improvement.


  • Hybrid.
    • 3 days per workweek at the local Honda office.


Qualifications, Experience, and Skills

Required Experience:

· 5 to 7 years of experience as a Product Manager with a proven track record of success.

Required Education:

  • Engineering or Science (BS or MS) in a technical field, e.g. - electronics / electrical engineering, computer science / applied mathematics / IT or a similar field of study

Other job-specific skills:

  • Strong understanding of user experience (UX) principles and design methodology.
  • Passion for technology and a deep understanding of user needs.
  • Excellent planning and communication skills.
  • Strong specification writing skills.
  • Able to work independently as needed.
  • Strong teamwork skills.


Benefits and Total Rewards

Total Rewards:

  • Competitive base salary.
  • Annual Bonus
  • Industry-leading Benefit Plans (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid time off, including vacation, paid holidays, sick time, and personal days
  • 401(K) Plan with company match + additional contribution

Career Growth:

  • Advancement opportunities
  • Career mobility 
  • Education reimbursement for continued learning
  • Training and Development programs

Additional Offerings:

  • Well-being program
  • Annual lifestyle bonus: $ 1K / year
  • Community service and engagement programs
  • Product programs
  • Free drinks onsite

Honda is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Bring the Future

Honda is driven by a passionate workforce that is proud of the quality products we produce and the goals we aim to accomplish. Our associates charge forward through guidance of the Honda 2030 Vision: Lead the advancement of mobility and enable people everywhere in the world to improve their daily lives. 

You’re invited to
bring your skills, bring your background, and  bring the future at Honda. 

Apply today.  

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