Senior Staff Product Owner
With electric vehicles expected to be nearly 30% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint (NYSE: CHPT) is at the center of this revolution, powering one of the world’s leading EV charging networks and a comprehensive set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every charging need across North America and Europe. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a global reality.
Since our founding in 2007, ChargePoint has focused solely on making the transition to electric easy for businesses, fleets and drivers. ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create an all-electric future and a trillion-dollar market.
At ChargePoint, we foster a positive and productive work environment by committing to live our values of Be Courageous, Charge Together, Love our Customers, Operate with Openness, and Relentlessly Pursue Awesome. These values guide how we show up every day, align, and work together to build a brighter future for all of us.
Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.
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Principal Product Owner - Embedded Systems / Senior Director of Embedded Platform Software
What You Will Be Doing
As a Technical Product Owner, you will work to help the team understand requirements, help in architecture and help build and deploy embedded software solutions.
Working with product management, program managers, engineering managers, hardware, regulatory and other teams to build technical requirements; subsequently work with engineering teams to develop software design, etc.
Ensure requirements are fully understood and implementation matches expectations.
Own and coordinate the embedded software release schedules and work with engineering managers to drive teams to meet committed delivery dates.
Actively groom the product backlog and ensure that the features and bugs are prioritized properly in a release
Help EPMs and EMs in managing scrum and agile methodologies
Serve as a product evangelist and subject matter expert to the technical/developer community.
Evangelize and promote engineering best practices.
Work with customer support, QA and management to define errata for a release.
Actively work and drive next gen technology based requirements for the embedded software
Demonstrated ability to deliver and support cloud-connected software running on commercial/industrial hardware.
Demonstrated ability and inclination to make critical system-level design decisions to drive projects from start to finish
Experience with working through bring up and delivery phase of new embedded systems / technology products
8+ years of experience working on embedded system products using C/C++, and shell scripting (bash or equivalent)
BS in Computer Science or equivalent (MS preferred)
Preferred to have
Exposure in connectivity architecture using Wireless (Cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC), and wired (Ethernet, CAN) interfaces a plus
C/C++ coding in a Linux environment; modern C++ is preferred
Working with EV / EVSE products is a big plus
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.
If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.
ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer.
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