Programs & Planning

Specification Manager – Product & Programs

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Specification Manager – Product & Programs

We’re expanding, and we need people who share our vision and want to be part of something different. We are now looking for a Specification Manager within the Polestar Product & Programs team.


Let us describe the challenge we offer

The people at Polestar believe that innovation is a team effort – just like each component is critical to the performance of our cars, each person working at Polestar is as important to the team and its performance. We work in close collaboration across empowered global teams that don’t settle for anything less than excellence!

The Product & Programs team is responsible for the business of Polestar’s vehicle programs. Some of the key actions are the positioning of the car, balance price and volume, developing product offers and plan launch activities. This position will be located at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.

What you’ll do

In this role you will lead and be responsible for all specification related activities in the programs and vehicle life cycle. This includes leading the product structure work for all cars by liaising with product managers, R&D, price and revenue managers, markets, and Finance. The role entails understanding the technical specification requirements in programs, specific market legislation and demands as well as the responsibility of updating and ensuring correct structure in product documentation systems.

For example, you will:

  • Propose offer setup based on the technical options and restrictions
  • Initialize and maintain the program market specification and take rate files throughout the program (offer setup, product cost, option pricing, take rates)
  • Benchmark competitors offers and option pricing
  • Addressing market specific offers and product structure requests


Who you are

We are looking for an EV nerd, someone with a strong automotive interest for both the car industry as well as car features and characteristics. To be a great fit for this role, you have a structured eye for details and enjoy disassembling complex topics into smaller fragments to adapt your explanations to the audience. You have a strong business acumen with a high technological understanding. Also, you enjoy working with product offer and business evaluation in addition to keeping systems and calculation sheets up to date.

Further on, we believe you to have:

  • A university or vocational degree within a relevant field
  • Several years’ experience from the automotive industry
  • Extensive knowledge of product structure and related systems, it is meritorious if you have experience from KDP & CPAM


Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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