IoT & Smart Infrastructure

Product Manager – Energy Solutions

Turin, Italy
The Company

Planet Smart City fosters a culture of inclusivity that reflects our mission in addressing one of the most pressing current global issues: affordable housing. More than 1.6 billion people currently live in unsafe and overcrowded housing. We create cities and districts that are economically, environmentally and socially sustainable by integrating the best architecture and engineering with the use of smart technology, digitalisation, resilient infrastructure and intelligent urban planning to provide high-quality, low-cost homes not only for today but for future generations. People and communities are put at the heart of our neighbourhoods, improving lives by enabling a circular economy and offering social innovation programmes, which help promote strong and supportive communities that nurture relationships and are enriched with services at a local level. By embracing high-impact, long-term value creation in all our projects, we want to change cities and lives for the better. Together, we are pioneering new standards for affordable housing which will create lasting value for our business and society present and future.

Job description

The Energy Solutions Product Manager role will drive the creation of new products that offer Planet Smart City residents and customers greater visibility and insights over their energy use and carbon footprint. As the home becomes increasingly connected to our digital lives, our mission is to increase awareness and drive behavioural change around energy consumption through the use of IoT, AI and gamification. We are looking for an experienced product professional with a proven track record of delivering integrated hardware and software solutions, from concept, through validation, to production. Experience in Energy and IoT sectors are a plus.

  • Engage with end users, other product owners, and cross-functional teams to design, deliver, and support solutions that transform energy consumption awareness of residents

  • Work with Engineering teams within the Agile methodology, facilitate planning, assist with execution of sprints, and lead backlog refinement and prioritization. Plan product launches, collaborate with stakeholders on marketing activities, documentation, support requests and sales enablement

  • Create detailed product specifications including business plan, customer journeys, and use cases. Own and communicate the product roadmap

  • Understand local regulations to maximize the value of the product

  • Measure product performance using appropriate tools and techniques and manage risks within and across teams

  • Drive the product lifecycle process and work within the product management organization to document the work, track progress and report results

  • Coordinate internal and external resources for the execution of projects

Experience & Skills Essential
  • 3+ years of experience in product management

  • Fluency in written and spoken English, as well as being able to communicate technical requirements

  • Experience in relating to cross-functional teams for the design and development of high-performance IoT systems, digital platforms, and mobile applications, with particular attention to the quality of the user experience

  • Strong business acumen and ability to formulate sound business plans

  • Strong writing skills, to create requirements, reports, and specifications from scratch

  • Strong sense of personal responsibility regarding decision making and collaboration with work teams

  • Managerial experience in the application of analytical thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Results orientation and propensity to put your skin in the game

  • Ability to anticipate challenges and try to proactively avoid obstacles

  • Knowledge of software architectures and development of high security, scalable and robust systems

  • Strongly motivated, results-oriented, curious, and open attitude

  • Past experience with IoT solutions: sensor networks, building automation, remote monitoring solutions, BacNet/M-Bus/ModBus technologies

  • Past experience in energy or utilities sector: energy measurement/management, renewable energy communities, residential HVAC/electrical/water systems

IJP : IT-631
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