Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

(Senior) Product Manager zolar Checkin (m/f/d)



Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024


Clean Energy for everyone.

Welcome to zolar! We’re on a mission to make solar power accessible to everyone and are proud to enable our customers to use the power of the sun in their own homes while making an active contribution to climate protection.

At zolar, we know that different people are successful in different ways, which is why we offer a hybrid working environment, meaning you can decide how much time you spend in our Berlin office, or how much time you spend working from home.
We strive for sustainability, we are ambitious, honest, and transparent, and we never want to stop learning or growing.

Will you join us in working towards a greener future for everyone?

Your role at zolar

  • Build on vision for product and craft an achievable strategy and make adjustments as necessary based on market changes or company priorities.
  • Drive the OKR process and align your teams OKR with the company’s and other team’s objectives.
  • Drive and ensure prioritisation of product roadmap & backlog to maximise the team’s impact.
  • Empathise with different user types to provide an easy to use and intuitive product.
  • Align and keep all parties informed through-out the planning and development process.
  • Lead the product discovery and collect and craft high quality product requirements.
  • Regular Field based visits. Visitations to customer properties.
  • Oversee the entire product lifecycle, from concept to launch, including ideation, development, and go-to-market strategies and with this being able to identify areas of improvement and development.
  • Effectively allocate resources to ensure product development stays on track and within financial constraints.
  • Constantly measure and evaluate improvements & product performance with metrics.
  • Gather and analyse customer feedback and market research to inform product decisions and improvements.
  • Manage the projects scope and timelines and ensure alignment between all involved parties.

What you will need to bring

You have

  • Min. 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager, with significant experience building complex type of products, Sales and Sales Funnel experience is essential.
  • Strong experience in product discovery, analysing data and technical understanding.
  • Understanding structural and architecture composition of German properties.
  • A solid command of agile product development methods and tools, preferably Jira/Confluence/Miro.
  • Experience creating product roadmaps and driving features development from conception to launch, driving the product vision, defining go-to-market strategy, and leading design discussions.
  • Good problem solving and decision taking skills.
  • Innovative mindset with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Plus: experience with and around energy products and/or electrical engineering.
  • Plus: experience with Marketplace/Platform Biz Model Products.

You are

  • Problem focused and user-centric, you are motivated to provide the best user experience while answering the business needs.
  • Analytical and able to leverage data for decision making in prioritisation and product design decisions.
  • Thriving and enjoying working in cross-functional teams (with e.g., tech, UX/UI design, sales, operations, etc.).
  • Fluent in English and German.

What zolar can offer you

100% remote working // Stay flexible
Whether you want to save yourself the commute to work or want to see your colleagues in person – you are free to choose how many days you work remotely or in the office.

Time Off // Stay refreshed
It’s important that you take time off work to refresh and reenergise, and with 30 days of annual leave, you’ll have plenty of time to unwind from work.

Workation // Stay curious
As a digital company, we believe you can do your work just as well from the beach house in Portugal or the winter cabin in Sweden. That’s why you can work for up to 4 weeks per quarter from anywhere within the EU. We’ll even enable you to take a sabbatical, as soon as after two years of employment.

Benefitsy // You have the choice
You’ll receive a monthly budget of fifty Euros in the Benefitsy portal to use at your disposal (e.g. Spotify, REWE, Sixt, IKEA and many more). We also partner with a corporate benefits provider, unlocking discounts for hundreds of retailers for you to save money on your purchases.

Learning and Development // Keep learning
Personal and Professional Growth is one of our core values, and we want to support your growth by setting aside an annual budget for you to learn and grow in your career.

Mental & physical health // Stay healthy
Your mental and physical health is close to our hearts. You will have access to a mental health program in cooperation with Mindsurance, which you can use to access free coaching and therapy sessions, as well as explore many other mental wellness topics.

Company pension plan // Live well tomorrow
A world worth living in is a matter close to our hearts, which is why we offer our employees support in their private retirement planning with the help of sustainable providers and an employer contribution of 20%.

Remote work equipment // Ready for work
We want you to be able to work as well at home as you can in the office, so we’ll provide you with all the equipment you need to successfully work from home. We’ll also give you a one-off budget to purchase a desk, chair or other things you might need for your home office.

Dog policy // Bring your own dog
A variety of four-legged feel-good managers provide natural entertainment in the office and enjoy the attention of their two-legged colleagues. If you want to bring your dog to work, you can!

Team events // Involved instead of just employed
Get off to a great start – we come together at least twice per year for our legendary summer and winter parties, and look forward to welcoming you in Berlin!

Clean energy for everyone.

Out of love for our planet, we want to create a liveable future for all people with clean energy. Our mission is to put a solar system onto every roof in the world. We enable homeowners to produce their own green electricity and at the same time actively contribute to climate protection.

Let's help shape the energy transition together - become part of our team!

At zolar, we strive to provide a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for every person who works here or with us, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, size, socio-economic status, origin, age, culture, faith or religion (or lack thereof).