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Octopus Ventures
Octopus Ventures

Solutions Product Manager



Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Intrinsic is Alphabet’s bet aiming to reimagine the potential of industrial robotics. Our team believes that advances in AI, perception and simulation will redefine what’s possible for industrial robotics in the near future – with software and data at the core.

Our mission is to make industrial robotics intelligent, accessible, and usable for millions more businesses, entrepreneurs, and developers. We are a dynamic team of engineers, roboticists, designers, and technologists who are passionate about unlocking the creative and economic potential of industrial robotics.


As Solutions Product Manager you will work with customers, account executives, other product managers and engineers to redefine what automation problems can be solved economically as well as technically. You will coordinate the definition and prioritization of scalable robotics solutions that leverage the unique capabilities of the Intrinsic Software Platform and create unique value for our customers. You will have the opportunity to work with some amazing and talented people, who also happen to be working on highly creative and ambitious efforts. In this role you are at the forefront of our mission of making the benefits of robotics available to millions of new businesses.

How your work moves the mission forward

  • Identify the best scalable robotic automation solutions that have a good fit with the Intrinsic platform.
  • Define target markets for robotic automation solutions and assess the market size.
  • Develop a compelling vision and roadmap for these solutions.
  • Scope requirements and solution concepts and partner with other product managers and engineering on planning and execution.
  • Advocate for our customers, their needs and opportunities to generate unique value through novel robotic solutions
  • Brief executives, evangelize the value of our solutions at internal and external events. Be a storyteller and spokesperson for the Intrinsic platform.

Skills you will need to be successful

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent industry experience.
  • Proven track record of success as a product or project manager within an automation company or similar experience
  • Extensive industry knowledge of the industrial robotics and manufacturing industry and its solutions and component ecosystem
  • Knowledge of (de-facto) standards and manufacturing SW ecosystems.
  • Experience of applying a product mindset to automation problems that allows to re-use solutions over different applications
  • Outstanding communication skills, both at the executive level, with customers and with peers.

Skills that will differentiate your candidacy

  • M.B.A. and/or M.S. and/or PhD in Engineering
  • Experience with building modular, scalable automation solutions
  • Experience with cloud and edge IT systems
  • Experience with enterprise IT systems such as MES and ERP
  • Experience with projects that involve a significant research & development

The US base salary range for this full-time position is between $142,400 - $218,50 + bonus + equity + benefits. Your recruiter will share more about the specific salary range for your targeted location during the hiring process.

At Intrinsic, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at: candidate-support@intrinsic.ai.