GM Energy - Product Manager, Ultium Home

General Motor
September 27, 2023
Offerd Salary:$100,530 - $160,587
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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About GM Energy

Are you passionate about being a part of a start-up that will transform General Motors? Are you interested in entering the fastest growing industry, Energy & Power?

GM's energy team was launched in 2021 and is rapidly growing. We recently introduced two product lines - Ultium Home and Ultium Commercial, which in combination with the existing Ultium Charge 360 platform, create a holistic ecosystem of energy management products and services. This team envisions a world with no grid outages, fully renewable energy, and decentralized energy resources. GM's resources, reach, and all-EV future can deliver that future. This disruption is backed by the bold GM vision of zero crashes, zero emissions and zero congestion.

Summary of Responsibilities

We are seeking a Product Manager, Ultium Home who will be responsible for leading the development of GM Energy's Home Charging Solutions product portfolio, including owning the growth strategy and product launch responsibility. This role is responsible for the delivery of product line strategy and projects, and providing product leadership for optimization of business operations, product sales and customer engagement.

Objectives and Key Deliverables

  • Own the product vision for a holistic home charging and energy experience, including integration with other assets, such as solar and home energy storage.
  • Scope the customer journey that ensures a seamless integration of home charging solutions and other GM Energy Products while ensuring daily transportation needs are met.
  • Define the system specifications for the various elements of home charging products including functional, performance, maintenance, and compliance requirements.
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to evaluate home charging product solutions to ensure product market fit, as well as efficient, safe, and reliable designs.
  • Familiarity with building hardware and software feature requirements around launching new innovative cloud-based products to enable the customer energy management experience.
  • Partner with firmware developers to create customer feature requirements, and participate in the sprint reviews and feature testing through the software development cycle.
  • Connect with key industry players and support the development of key partnerships (including PV, Utility scale power generation, and commercial energy storage).
  • Create product launch strategies and commercially implement them along with Sales, Marketing, Advanced Planning, and other cross-functional teams.
  • Support the development and review of product marketing materials.
  • Additional Description

    Required Skills / Experience / Education

  • 5+ years of previous experience in the renewable energy industry, ideally within home charging, residential solar or residential energy storage
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant engineering field required
  • General knowledge of home electrical systems
  • Strong communication, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated high level of strategic agility and desire to work in a complex and evolving environment and an innovation mindset
  • Preferred Skills

  • Understanding of building electrical and construction industries
  • Familiarity with home EV charging, solar and energy storage installation
  • Familiarity with grid regulatory compliance
  • Experience with software interoperability and standards between cloud platform and vehicles based on industry standards
  • Proficiency in Agile product management
  • Leadership Behaviors

  • Interpersonal savvy and influencing skills to deliver results in a matrix organization
  • Strive for excellence to understand and apply best-in-class practices
  • Leverages expertise and speaks up to implement effective solutions
  • Prioritizes customers to ensure satisfaction with all product and service offerings
  • Remote: This position does not require employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work off-site on a permanent basis. May require up to 10% travel across the US. This position requires an employee to be onsite at Warren, Michigan up to 6 times per year.



  • The expected base compensation for this role is $100,530 - $160,587 USD Annually
  • Actual base compensation within the identified range will vary based on factors relevant to the position.
  • Bonus Potential: An incentive pay program offers payouts based on company performance, job level, and individual performance.
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