Product Manager - Connect Platform

Product Management Boulder, Colorado Boston, Massachusetts


The Position:

Do you dream about creating a more sustainable future? At Uplight, we are motivating energy users and providers to accelerate the clean energy ecosystem. Working with over 75 of the world’s leading electric and gas utilities, Uplight provides an end-to-end customer energy experience. Uplight delivers personalized experiences that customers have now come to expect–improving satisfaction, increasing revenue, reducing the cost to serve, and contributing to carbon reduction goals. We are now B Corp certified, enabling us to put our values into action by not only making decisions for the benefit of our shareholders, but also for our customers, environment, employees, and community.

We are seeking a Product Owner Contractor to join our team and help us achieve our ambitious goals for our business and for the planet.

 What you get to do:

  • Own the technical implementation of products in Uplight’s Connect platform, including ETL processes, data QC tooling, analytics services and APIs
  • Leverage AI/ML functionality in Google Cloud to create customer-specific energy insights to support an expanding ecosystem of Uplight and third party  applications
  • Collect, filter, and prioritize product requirements to build product roadmaps, balancing client commitments with agile product development
  • Oversee product development, making trade-offs to ensure engineering teams deliver on the product vision on time
  • Run sprint planning, reviews, stand-ups and backlog refinement exercises for agile development teams
  • Act as the liaison between engineering teams and product stakeholders
  • Evangelize your product vision and roadmap across Uplight to gather feedback and drive better cross-company transparency and alignment
  • Measure and optimize product performance against key utility outcomes like energy efficiency and decarbonization
  • Build robust and well documented processes to facilitate gathering bugs, feedback and feature requests from internal and external stakeholders
  • Work alongside top-notch software engineers, data engineers, and data scientists in a fast-paced environment
  • Save the planet

 Skills and experience are necessary, but we hire on value alignment first, so if you feel you would be a good fit with us, still consider applying.

 What you bring to Uplight:

  • Advanced degree in a technical discipline
  • 2 to 5 years experience in product management, project management, data analysis, or equivalent 
  • Strong affinity for data and enthusiasm for AI/ML
  • Experience managing SaaS analytics, business intelligence, API or other platform products
  • Technical knowledge of data models and data management
  • Technical knowledge of cloud hosting environments (AWS, GPC, Azure)
  • Exceptional project management skills, with proven experience managing multiple projects in parallel
  • Familiarity with Agile product development
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for clean energy

 Bonus Points:

  • Experience in the utility industry

Salary Range: $88,000 - $105,000 (dependent on experience)

Uplight provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.