Monitoring & Controls Rental Product Owner

Engineering | Bridgeport, NJ, United States
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We’re Hiring for a Monitoring & Controls Rental Product Owner


If you are excited and passionate about helping #LetsSolveWater, consider joining our team today!  Xylem, Inc. is a leading global water technology company servicing more than 150 countries and is dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues.  We are looking for individuals to join our mission by exceeding customer expectations through smart sustainable solutions.  At Xylem, you will have the opportunity to solve water by participating in our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark!


CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. 


  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with different departments such as Operations, Engineering, Sales, Service and Product Management
  • Collaborates with product management and application engineering teams to translate business requirements into technical requirements for M&C rental hardware and software.
  • Standardizes M&C rental product offerings and implementation.
  • Develops and maintains M&C rental product documentation including, but not limited to quick start guides, technical specifications, installation and operation manuals and troubleshooting guides.
  • Holds position on Xylem Digital Center of Excellence (C.O.E).
  • Works with product management to define launch and release plans on new product offerings.
  • Cooperates with Xylem sister-companies to ensure that their products are applied correctly in rental applications.
  • Develops and communicates customer value propositions effectively.
  • Collaborate with M&C Service Manager and training teams to develop service courses for Godwin VFDs, RMC Panels, and relevant instrumentation.
  • Actively builds and works with cross-functional teams, and coordinate across departments to motivate development team members to deliver according to both internal and external deadlines.
  • Works with controls design engineers and product management to establish guidelines for the sales team regarding how to apply standard VFDs, soft starts and motor starter panels.
  • Engage with procurement/supply chain on standard products and agreements with suppliers.
  • Participate in Xylem’s Watermark activities.





  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Chemical) from an accredited institution or a combination of education and work experience
  • A minimum of three (3) years previous experience in the rental/temporary equipment industry
  • Demonstrate excellent computer, communication, presentation, management, and analytical skills.  Be able to resolve difficult technical and business issues. 
  • Strong interpersonal, teamwork and problem-solving skills to effectively work with customers, business partners, staff, and management from a variety of skill levels as well as different authority levels.
  • Thorough understanding of fluid hydraulics and pump control systems
  • General knowledge of diesel engines and electric motors
  • Comprehensive knowledge of PLCs, motor starters and VFDs


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  •  Light lifting (20-25 pounds), office environment
  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Office:  Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
  • Travel:  As required to fulfill the duties listed above. Other travel as needed or required by the company.




Starting pay is dependent on multiple factors, such as skills, experience and work location, and is not typically at the top of the range.  At Xylem we offer a competitive compensation package with a generous benefit package, including Medical, Dental, Vision plans, 401(k) with company contribution, paid time off, paid parental leave and tuition reimbursement.


At Xylem, we embrace diversity and strive to create avenues where employees feel valued and appreciated through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resources Groups (ERG)Xylem is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace.  Xylem prohibits discrimination, harassment of any kind and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, marital status, medical conditions or disability, genetic information, age, or other non-merit factors.


Join the global Xylem team today!  Xylem is a team creating advanced technology solutions to the world’s water challenges through developing new technologies and services that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor, and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential, and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.


Disclaimer: The information listed within this job description is designed to indicate the general nature of work expected for this position and shall not be viewed as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required in this positionEmployees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job absent undue hardship.  Xylem reserves the right to modify this job description or assign other duties to this position as needed.

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