Optera Climate

Staff Product Manager

Job Description

Posted on: 
2023-04-18 09:22

The role and responsibilities

  • Lead collaboration with Leadership, Engineering, Design, and Sales and Service teams to drive forward our product roadmap and vision
  • Establish, own, and execute on roadmap for specific products that align with larger product vision
  • Collaborate with design team on research initiatives to inform product roadmap
  • Advise on best product practices from ideation to launch to retros
  • Independently own products from ideation to release
  • Efficiently absorb and prioritize competing requests from multiple sources
  • Establish clear user workflows and value propositions in a complex industry
  • Drive feature development and shipment with Engineering and Design according to timelines
  • Engage with customers, ensuring that our products meet and exceed their expectations
  • Participate in and facilitate Agile process
  • Build out lasting product processes to enable scalability
  • Mentor product teammates who are earlier in their career

Your qualities

  • Strategic thinker, capable of understanding the big picture and effectively communicating in concrete terms
  • Energized by translating ambiguity to concrete plans and a strong understanding of the potential effects of decisions in ambiguity
  • Exceptional listener, communicator, and collaborator with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent understanding of how to breakdown business requirements into product features and tightly scoped projects
  • Lover of brainstorming and problem solving with diverse perspectives (design, engineering, product, users, etc)
  • Strong empathy for others, including users, design, engineering, etc, and ability to place oneself in another’s shoes
  • Excitement for building solutions to help stop climate change
  • Interest in developing the product culture of a growing software company

Your experience/qualifications

  • Multiple years of experience in B2B SaaS product management
  • Skilled and experienced in shipping products at scale
  • Proven experience in collaborating on research initiatives to inform product delivery
  • Expertise in using metrics to measure success of shipped features
  • Knowledge and leadership in maintaining a feedback cycle with customers
  • Multiple years of experience working cross functionally and across multiple levels of the organization

Nice to have Previous experience working with products that manage large datasets Knowledge of the ESG industry Previous experience at early stage startups Launching a successful product from 0 to 1


  • Unrestricted PTO flexible work schedule Every other Friday off Health insurance including dental and vision Short and Long term Disability Insurance 12 weeks maternity/paternity leave (8 weeks paid) Wellness budget Budget for home/office workstation Professional development budget 401k with 3% company match and ESG investment options Company-wide Bonus program Colorado Eco-pass (regional bus pass) Team happy hours, hikes/bike rides, and ping-pong
Apply now

More job openings

By clicking “Accept”, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts. View our Privacy Policy for more information.