Form Energy

Berkeley, CA, United States

Posted on: 2022-05-13

Category: renewables

Employment type:

Full time

Experience required:

Senior

Salary

Salary not provided

Senior Program Manager

About the company:

Form Energy is developing a new class of cost-effective, multi-day energy storage systems that will enable a reliable and fully-renewable electric grid year-round. Our pioneering battery technology will entirely reshape the global electric system and give it new form.

Learn more about Form Energy at https://www.formenergy.com.  

We’re always looking for outstanding people to join our team. If you’re interested, please visit https://formenergy.com/careers/.

Form Energy is a U.S. technology and manufacturing company that is developing and commercializing cost-effective multi-day energy storage systems to enable the global electricity system to run on 100% low-cost renewable energy, every day of the year. Driven by Form’s core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, our team is deeply motivated and inspired to create a better world. We seek to transform the energy landscape and do our part in making the world better for all. We are supported by leading investors who share a common belief that low-cost, multi-day energy storage will be a key enabler of tomorrow’s zero carbon electric system.

Role Description

As a Program Manager at Form, reporting into the Staff Program Manager, you will be responsible  for end to end delivery of key cross-functional programs that enable Form Energy’s ambitious growth plans.  Working cross functionally across operations, finance, commercial, and manufacturing teams, you will ensure tight coordination of large, first-of-a-kind projects of critical importance to the company.  In addition, you will work closely with the executive team & program managers across the company to support company wide goal setting, project based budgeting and headcount prioritization. If you're passionate about building ideas and processes from scratch and find yourself gravitating to the most impactful projects that will up-level the entire organization, please keep reading.

Form Energy is committed to equitable compensation and we offer a generous benefits package to make sure you have the support you need. We cover 100% of employee premiums and 80% of dependent premiums for medical, dental, and vision insurance for full time employees. We offer a flexible Paid Time Off program and every employee, regardless of gender identity or expression, is eligible for 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. We offer a 401k and all employees are granted stock options. A full listing of our benefits is available on our careers page. 

At Form Energy, we are working toward a 100% renewable energy future for everyone in the world. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees and are seeking to build a team that reflects the diversity of the people we hope to serve with our revolutionary products. Form Energy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

What You'll Do:

  • You will be responsible for leading high impact, cross functional programs  
  • For your programs you will be accountable for managing to a budget & schedule & crisply communicating program status to stakeholders (including the executive team)
  • Lead urgent, critical projects on an ambitious timelines
  • Work closely with technical program managers and program managers across the organization to manage interdependencies between projects against a defined company roadmap
  • Support company leadership teams on annual goal setting, project budgeting and headcount planning process as well as tracking against goals, project budgets, and headcount prioritization
  • What You'll Bring:

  • 5+ years of successful cross-functional and complex program, product, or project management roles within ambiguous work environments
  • Experience with Google Suite, Atlassian (Jira, Confluence), and Smartsheets
  • Experience managing to a budget & schedule
  • High level of organization and process in an ambiguous work environment
  • Exceptional communication and influencing skills