National Grid Product Manager in Waltham, Massachusetts
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National Grid is seeking Product Managers to join our team.
Here at National Grid, we’re committed to delivering safe and reliable energy to the communities we serve, and we leverage a variety of digital products and cutting-edge technologies to enable our work. To help drive our ongoing digital transformation and successfully deliver these products, we recently launched the MVP for GridStack, our new technology strategy and operating model.
GridStack consists of a suite of platform products and services designed to make building digital products as smooth as possible. It provides the foundational capabilities to support autonomous delivery of business product teams and includes products for Infrastructure-as-Code, continuous testing and deployment, API management, and modular data services, and more.
If you’re motivated by gratifying and challenging work, then there’s a good chance that this opportunity (and a career with National Grid) is in your wheelhouse.
As a valued member of the GridStack team, you’ll be given the opportunity to help shape the future of digital product delivery at National Grid by building a state-of-the-art platform of applications, data, and technologies.
As a valued member of the GridStack team, you’ll have the opportunity to help shape the future of digital product delivery at National Grid, by building a state-of-the-art platform of applications, data, and technologies. Keep in mind that you’ll be stepping into a legacy technology environment in need of modernization,
With that said, your work will play a critical role in updating our infrastructure so we can deliver renewable energy efficiently, creating new innovative solutions for the power demands of tomorrow.
What you’ll be doing
Owning the product cycle from end-to-end
Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams to scope, design, concept test and deliver innovative solutions including scope, design, concept, test, delivery, and growth
Developing business cases and operating plans
Owning the creation and prioritization of product backlog for specific digital products
Distilling products down to what is desirable, viable, and feasible while ensuring rapid and regular business value for clients
Monitoring and reporting on product KPIs
Clarifying requirements and communicating delivery expectations with business stakeholders
Develop progress communication materials and promote digital platform adoption among stakeholders
What will make you successful
Outstanding leadership skills and experience working on a multidisciplinary team
Proven experience working within agile environments and managing multi-disciplinary Scrum teams
Technological domain knowledge and solid understanding of digital product integration
Familiarity with utilizing analytical tools to gather insights into product adoption
Prior experience tracking product KPIs and ability to navigate complex interactions
3-5 years of experience in product management, building, and delivering digital technology products
Demonstrated experience leading cross functional teams in an agile environment
Demonstrated experience defining sprint work and running scrum teams
This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position, gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.