Position Specific Description
The Manager Innovation and New Product Development candidate will be passionate about developing & delivering Innovative new products & services at the intersection of energy & technology (Home Energy Management, Distributed Generation, IoT connected devices, Data & AI). The candidate will be responsible for the Innovation vision, strategy, roadmap & delivery & lead new product development from idea generation & business case creation, concept/product design, market research, testing, trials & operational readiness, to successful commercialization. The Manager Innovation will work with, influence & manage cross functional teams as well as technology partners to launch & manage new products to drive profitable growth. The ideal candidate will have a history of assessing & leveraging emerging technologies to drive new product development, & experience in financial analysis & project management; in addition to being a self-starter, creative problem solver & collaborative team player with a proactive/entrepreneurial style, comfortable with wearing many hats working in a startup environment.
Leaders in this role direct the cross-functional activities required to develop, implement, and manage ongoing performance of all products, services, programs, and marketing strategies to meet the needs of the various customer markets.
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