Head of GTM Operations Shane

Product Development

Manager Development Footwear

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Responsible for the research and development from the approved design through the confirmation stage
  • Coordinate all phases of development utilizing the available resources of Design, Product Line Manager, Model Shop, Wear Testing and PUMA Herzo & Boston
  • Assist and contribute ideas for product design, construction, materials, compounds and components to enhance functionality
  • Generate a technical development package for each project for initiating the development process
  • Work with category team and PUMA to develop projects within established timelines. Daily communication to PUMA for expediting development process.
  • Examine all prototypes to assure all specifications are correct and within product cost targets. Prepare and update project status reports
  • Work with Tooling Engineer to Sign off on all blueprints prior to opening sample molds
  • Coordinate the fit and wear testing at appropriate prototype stage with the wear test coordinator. Evaluate the feedback and implement revisions to PUMA from early prototypes to final confirmed extreme sizes wear testing
  • Assist on production quality issues when necessary
  • Complete Tech pack of Development project and handover to C&E team for production

Your Talent

College or University graduated

At least 5 years working experience in shoe industry for manager level

Passion to provide solution & leadership skill required

Excellent English communication

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

PUMA Wellbeing at Ho Chi Minh City


  • Company Sports
  • Free Gym
  • On-site Yoga & Zumba


  • Company Events
  • Festival Gift
  • Special Occasion Gifts


  • Special Occasion Leave Policy


  • Employee Discount
  • Medical Insurance

Ho Chi Minh City

PUMA is where the life of Ho Chi Minh City is at its busiest – right in the center. And we fit right in.

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PUMA lobby in Hong Kong

PUMA Product Develop­ment

Join in on a highly efficient team of product developers to translate ideas into business. PUMA Product Development works with PUMA's various business units and suppliers to breathe life into all our products.

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