Software Product Manager, Cloud & Telematics

Phoenix, Arizona


This role is based at our Phoenix, AZ HQ, and would require relocation to the Phoenix area.

What we’re looking for:

We’re excited to work with a product manager that is data-driven, disciplined, and pragmatic. You are able to quickly adapt, course-correct, and allow the data to lead us in the right direction. You’re able to uncover the user’s needs and pain points from engaging our customers, partners, and most importantly, diving into the data.

You will be responsible for:

Shaping our consumer-facing vehicle telematics and cloud products.

Managing and gathering requirements from our internal and external stakeholders.

Defining and prioritizing product deliverables with leadership.

Leading cross-functional teams on high-impact projects.

Negotiating and coordinating with partners to determine scope, define timelines, and manage expectations.

Balancing the goals of our business with our technical and resource constraints.

Presenting product information to internal teams as well as external partners.

Building and maintaining feature roadmaps.

Owning the success and accuracy of the product.

What you "must already" bring to the table:

  • Minimum of 3 years of product management, or technical program management experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience delivering Cloud, SaaS, or Enterprise products.
  • Experience with influencing product vision, feature discovery, and product strategy.
  • Experience managing technical projects.
  • Experience delivering software products using Agile methodologies.

 You will stand out if you have:

  • Experience delivering telematics, automotive technology, or fleet management systems.
  • Experience building APIs.
  • Experience delivering Human-Machine Interfaces (HMI).
  • Experience defining hypotheses and scope for research projects with Product Marketing or UX Research teams.
  • SQL proficiency.
  • Experience with data visualization and reporting tools like Tableau.
  • Basic understanding of data science models.
  • Experience using application tracing and monitoring products like New Relic APM or similar.

Candidates must have current U.S. work authorization or be TN eligible from Mexico or Canada. 

This position is not eligible for CPT or OPT.

Why you should apply:

Our team culture prioritizes collaboration, communication, and commitment to one another. You will have the unique opportunity to contribute to a complex digital consumer-facing product. You will interact daily with our talented team of software engineers, hardware engineers, designers, marketers, partners and business-unit owners.

Nikola is a pioneer in zero-emission trucks. If you are passionate about a zero-emissions future and want to be a part of something special that will impact the world, let’s start a conversation.



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