Oracle Product Manager | Opower Platform in Charleston, South Carolina
Work as part of a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a member of the product development division, you will define product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.
This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.
Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
*Opower Platform Product Manager *
About the Job
At Opower, we know that by engaging utilities customers about their energy use, we can help them lower their bills and reduce energy usage. We are passionate about helping utilities and their customers move toward a clean energy future. We are looking for an experienced Product Manager to help lead our strategy and prioritization for web-based energy management software, working closely with some of our largest utility clients to shape and accelerate our product roadmap.
We're looking to hire someone who combines passion and experience for product development with a strong ability to work closely with software development teams. Our product managers are product owners and you'll have end-to-end ownership of your product space, and be responsible for strategy, execution, and go-to-market.
Contribute to the vision and roadmap of the platform that drivers our web technology and marketing communications platform.
Lead discussions with engineers to understand the needs of our developers and design technical solutions to address their problems.
Review design technical documents and architecture and participate in general technical brainstorming with engineers.
Work closely with sales and marketing teams to understand the needs of our utility clients and drive adoption of our products.
Identify opportunities for new initiatives, and develop business plans, product plans, and success metrics to make the case for investment.
Demonstrate outstanding product design and technical decisions.
Deeply learn about and understand the technologies used at Opower.
Actively manage projects cross-functionally to ensure successful outcomes.
BS degree in Computer Science or related technical degree.
1-3 years as a Product Manager or working in an organization that supports SaaS products.
Fantastic analytical skills; ability to brainstorm creative solutions, platform-minded approach.
Excellent oral and written communication skills tailored for a wide variety of audiences.
Interest in web technology (Node.js, React, Webpack, etc.)
Understanding of standard martech products and strategies
Experience managing software projects and engineering teams through various cycles of product management planning and implementation.
Experience leading collaborative workshops with clients, engineers and internal stakeholders.
/At Oracle, we don’t just value differences—we celebrate them. We’re committed to building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working environment. At Opower, our products are designed for every person who receives a utility bill, so we know the diversity of our team is especially important to our success./
Job: *Product Development
Title: Product Manager | Opower Platform
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 2100075T