Care for the future? Join Europe's largest producer of renewable energy!
This is an exciting time to join Statkraft. The power markets are being transformed through the rapid rise in renewable generation. Statkraft is a global company with 4500 employees in 17 countries and the largest producer of renewable energy in Europe. Statkraft is pursuing a growth strategy by expanding as wind and solar developer, optimising flexible hydropower, and developing our market operations.
IT and digital solutions play a critical role along Statkraft's entire value chain. Our IT solutions are critical for information gathering, analysis, production planning, sales, monitoring, exploration etc. And they are rapidly becoming more sophisticated and interdependent, and IT is important also in safeguarding our operations. Based on the characteristics of our business, we develop many of our business-critical systems ourselves in-house.
The internal software development teams are constantly improving their ability to deliver. As part of this journey we are gradually moving towards working in virtual delivery teams around our bigger products/platforms that supports the energy management process. To manage these products across development and operation, we are looking for 2 product managers.
End to end responsibility for product deliveries within IT; planning and execution of product roadmaps and deliveries in complex business critical IT projects
Lead a virtual product team of developers, product owners, super users, operations, integration and other IT resources
Secure collaboration with resources from different IT functions and from the business side, and deliver value through proficient stakeholder management and continuous improvement
Work closely with product owners and key stakeholders to maximize business value and ensure business needs are met in an optimal way
Be a team player who supports and collaborates with the rest of the product/project teams, sharing your skills and experiences to raise the team performance and its capabilities
Responsible for following up development- and operational costs
We are looking for candidates who are high performing individuals with drive and a clear “can do” attitude.
The right candidate has a deep interest, motivation and experience in leading business critical IT and digitalisation activities. Experiences from product/project management of software development would be ideal, especially experience of working with an agile methodology. You acknowledge the importance of change management and are motivated by collaborating with skilled colleagues to reach ambitious product goals.
Strong communication skills and talent for building network and trusted relationships is a necessity. Several power skills like understanding group dynamics, negotiations, etc.
Comfortable with leading a team of developers and coordinating work in a virtual team
Continuous improvement mindset and experience from improving and optimizing deliveries related to a product. Knowhow of innovative techniques is appreciated
Strong process driver with mindset to plan and structure work to ensure high quality solutions
Work experience from consulting companies or similar roles in global industrial or energy companies are highly relevant
Technological understanding relevant for building IT products, like software development, IT security, performance, scripting, etc.
You have higher education at university level or equivalent, and you speak English fluently in addition to one of the Scandinavian languages. German language is an advantage.
What we offer
A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:
Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including LinkedIn Learning and inspiring leaderships program like IMD
The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds
The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet”
A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions and work life balance principles
A focus on fun outside of work, supported by various activity groups such as soccer, yoga, sailing, climbing, boxing, cabin rentals, and much more
The chance to enjoy a break and change of scenery in one of our amazing Statkraft cabins across the country
Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance.
The position is located at Statkraft HQ, Oslo, Norway. Some project related travel may be required.
For more information about the position, contact Anders Nilsson (mobile +47 99 33 13 38) or Viktor Lorentz (mobile +47 93 24 82 45)
Anders Nilsson, Head of Nordic Software Development
Mobile: +47 993 31 338
Viktor Sveen Lorentz
Mobile: +47 93248245