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Product Manager - Flexibility Optimization

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NetherlandsProduct

Job description

We are Dexter Energy! We are an Amsterdam-based scale-up that’s building AI-based forecasting and optimization products to help renewable energy companies become more predictable and profitable, whilst helping push fossil fuels out of the market and speeding up the energy transition. Our mission is to enable a sustainable and affordable power system. Every day we prove that our solutions have a massive positive impact on climate change.

We are growing our Flexibility Optimization team to further capitalize on the success of our existing product. This team focuses on optimizing the flexibility of batteries and renewables within short-term power markets, making it a key strategic initiative for Dexter's future revenue growth.

Power up our team

We are on the lookout for a Product Manager with experience in asset optimization to spearhead our Flexibility Optimization product. This role requires a candidate with a strong background in short-term power markets, asset optimization, and ideally, battery optimization. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in translating domain knowledge into a robust product strategy, roadmap, and execution plan.

It’s time to amp up your career

As a Product Manager of the Flexibility Optimization team, you will have an impact on the reliability and efficiency of the power grid by building a product that optimizes Flexible Assets (such as batteries) across short-term power markets. To do this, the team leverages cutting-edge price forecasting and mathematical optimisation - we are a software company with mature Machine Learning infrastructure and related tooling. Flexibility will play a crucial role in ensuring a reliable and stable energy supply, especially as Europe invests heavily in batteries as a key storage solution. Our goal is to make our Flex Optimisation product the go-to product for energy companies in Europe.

What you will be doing:

Domain Knowledge Translation:

  • Utilize industry expertise in short-term power markets and asset optimization to define the "what" of the Flexibility Optimization product.

Strategy and Roadmap:

  • Define, communicate, and gain buy-in for the product roadmap and strategy.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, such as our Trade Optimization, Power Forecasting, API Platform, ML Platform, Commercial, and Management teams.

  • Maintain a hands-on approach with a focus on execution.

User-Centric Approach:

  • Connect user and customer insights with product prioritization.

This role is Watt you've been looking for!

Why should you consider this role:

  • Opportunity to pioneer and build a product from the ground up

  • Opportunity to work on the impactful product with high visibility and stakeholder exposure.

  • Contribute to one of the fastest-growing clean tech companies in the EU.

  • Work with the brightest, highly specialized domain experts, quant developers and data scientists

  • Our salary is in the top 30% of the market

  • We offer a NS Business card or a Swapfiets

  • We offer a personal Learning & Development budget and every last Friday of the month we have a Learning & Development Day

  • A healthy working environment, where we put trust in our fellow Dexterians. With this trust comes the flexibility to do your job how you see fit and in our setting, there’s plenty of room for your ideas and wishes

Job requirements

Keep the energy flowing

To be successful in this role, you'll at least need:

Domain Knowledge:

  • Must-have: Industry experience in short-term power markets and asset optimization.

  • Very nice to have: Experience in battery optimization on short-term power markets.

Experience in Product Management:

  • Experience as a Product Manager with knowledge in building Flexible Asset Optimization or Battery Optimization products.

  • We are open to consider professionals without prior Product Management experience, but with sufficient technical expertise and domain knowledge and who are excited about the opportunity to grow in a product role. We will provide the opportunity for learning the Product Management skills on the job through training (external courses) and internal mentorship.

Communication Skills:

  • Fluent English with comprehensive and concise communication skills.

  • Sufficient emotional intelligence for effective stakeholder and customer engagement.

Analytical Mindset:

  • Ability to break down complex contexts into actionable problems.

Pioneer Mentality:

  • Track record and drive to pioneer new solutions in a developing market.

Technical Background:

  • Technical education or background in a technical field.

If you're ready to power up your career and take on a role that's both challenging and rewarding, we want to hear from you. Don't miss out on the chance to be a part of something truly purposeful.

Apply now!

Dexter is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity.