VP of Product Development and Operations

Are you an entrepreneurial manager with experience and a proven track record in leading SaaS product development teams? Then you might be our next VP of Product Development and Operations.

Are you an entrepreneurial manager with experience and a proven track record in leading SaaS product development teams? Would you like to be a part of an international work environment alongside a team of knowledgeable and dedicated colleagues that together create amazing services and software for our customers? And would you like to be a part of the fast-growing journey Shoreline is on? Then you might be our next VP of Product Development and Operations.

What you will do

Based in our office in Stavanger (Norway) or Esbjerg (Denmark), you will be responsible for leading the product development division that include our Development, DevOps and Quality Assurance departments. You will be responsible for the daily management of 20+ employees at multiple locations and their agile development of an industry leading intelligent renewable energy operations management and simulation software. Your focus will be to make sure we have the right people and skills, processes, and culture to enable our product teams to develop and deploy market driven products, while having fun along the way. As part of Shoreline’s senior leadership, you will work closely with other members of the management team to steer the strategic direction of the business as a whole, and you will report directly to the CEO.

In addition, you will have the following specific responsibilities
  • Recruiting and retaining the right talent for our product teams to excel
  • Leading a multi-disciplinary engineering team towards timely and high-quality deliverables
  • Collaborating with our product managers to develop innovative solutions that support our mission
  • Managing the engineering portfolio with a strong focus on “doing the right things and doing them right”
  • Developing and implementing processes for our innovative engineering activities
  • End-responsibility for the quality of our systems and reliability of the operation
  • Coaching a young team of front end, back end, QA, and DevOps engineers, with an agile working method
  • Ensuring the development pipeline as a whole contributes to the growth targets of the company and that our services run reliably within our Service-Level Agreements
  • Making sure that our services are compliant with government regulations and the security requirements of our enterprise customers (you will be a part of our Security-team)
  • Tracking, managing and setting OKR’s for the departments, making sure they are met, and providing regular reporting to the Company’s Board of Directors.

Who you are

We are looking for a VP of Product Development and Operations that has a passion for leadership and management of product development teams and departments, that are experienced with agile development methodologies, and have managed large and multi-cultural teams in the past.

Furthermore:

  • You are a team player with a creative and innovative mindset, who can be pragmatic and make tough decisions when the situation calls for it.
  • You have 5+ years of managing product/development teams.  
  • You have full oral and written proficiency in English. 

Because the company is scaling extremely fast this position requires a leader that is comfortable leading and developing large, dynamic teams and complex processes.

You will be the one to develop and drive the team to success, and we need you to have talent and skills for:

  • Bringing a team together, driving, motivating and inspiring them
  • Thinking holistically and having a crossover business focus
  • Taking on responsibility, initiative and making decisions

In addition, it will be a strong advantage if you have experience with overseeing teams in an agile environment (SCRUM) and similarly an advantage if you have experience with working in a cloud and CMS environment.

What we offer

  • An exciting position where you will be a part of the senior management team in a fast-growing, venture-backed company with global potential, where your contribution will make a significant difference
  • A work environment focused on empowerment, happiness, autonomy and results
  • A position where you are welcome and encouraged to provide feedback to help shape our platform and product
  • A ‘’work hard – play hard – and go home’’-mentality
  • Remuneration package matching your qualifications and market conditions including an employee options/equity program
  • Team building events and the possibility for external training and conference attendance to keep your mind fresh and innovative

Who we are

Shoreline’s mission is to build deep partnerships with our customers in renewable energy by developing SaaS products around our intelligent simulation technology that helps them solve their biggest problems. Our extensive industry domain knowledge and our unique technology enable our customers to gain valuable operational insight and predictability. Our users include project developers, analysts, operations planners, site managers, installation leads and management in leading global offshore wind energy companies, OEMs, technology providers, and consultants. Current clients include Siemens Gamesa, Equinor, GE, Orsted, and more.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Bryggerikaien 12
4014 Stavanger Directions info@shoreline.no +4751533333 View page

Esbjerg

Torskekaj 1
6700 Esbjerg Directions View page

Our Values

  • User-centric

    As a Shoreliner, we always make decisions that will make life easier, better, more convenient and less painful for our users.

  • Honesty

    We believe in radical candor – we’re always communicating opportunities, problems, and challenges and we keep our promises.

  • The Team always comes first

    We would do anything in our power to help out a fellow Shoreliner in need.

  • Work hard - play hard - then go home

    When on the clock we work unstoppable and hard, we make sure we do it with joy and have time to play, but can also disconnect and take care of our loved ones at home.

Shoreline as your employer

Be a part of a fast-growing, innovative and motivated team where your opinion matters.

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