Product Manager III develops new software product concepts, designs, and/or enhancements to existing product design that reflect market and user requirements. Conducts research and develops a good understanding of the customer's needs, new technologies, trends in the market, and competitors. Being a Product Manager III develops requirements documents, functional specifications, and mock-ups to clearly illustrate product ideas and concepts. Develops business plan for products and participates in all phases of the product development lifecycle, including analysis, design, testing, and integration of products as well as the introduction of products to the market. Additionally, Product Manager III works on cross-functional team to translate customer needs and technology directions into product definitions. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Product Manager III work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Product Manager III typically requires 7+ years of related experience.