Lead Product Manager - Education Technology

San Francisco, CA

Posted: 09/05/2018 Industry: Program Management Job Number: 23313
Category : Program Management
Location/City : CA - San Francisco
Area Code : 866
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Country/Locale :
Id : 23313

23313: Lead Product Manager - Education TechnologyLocation: San Francisco, CACompany:Our client s mission is to enable all children to reach their potential. We are a public benefit corporation and a Certified B Corporation, bringing together a unique partnership of educators, engineers, and researchers to create a proprietary learning platform guided by the most comprehensive body of current educational research. Our client s platform is designed to empower schools everywhere to offer personalized, whole-child learning for each student, and to enable teachers to truly understand each child both deep and wide so they can develop a learner-centric environment that helps each child thrive.Opportunity:
Our Product Managers define our products. They work closely with educators, students and parents to understand their needs. They work with our pedagogy team to put groundbreaking educational research into the platform. They work with design and user research to define our new and evolving products. They work with engineering to deliver quality products. PMs are the heart of the process and are responsible for the groundbreaking platform we deliver to schools.

Responsibilities:
Work with engineering, design and user research on user-driven product development.
Define and deliver fun and efficient products that have a deep impact on education.
Work with the user research team, and directly with users, to better understand user needs and create product solutions.
Create product concepts, establish MVPs, and author requirements for near/long term development that balance user needs with business strategy.
Own the product roadmap for new educational tools and services that improve user satisfaction, educational quality, and operational efficiency.
Build a comprehensive understanding of the edtech space and identifying opportunities to innovate and improve K-8 education.

Qualifications:
5+ years in a product management role. You know how to develop and grow a successful product, and you ve made your fair share of mistakes along the way.
Track record of delivering great products in a rapidly growing company.
Demonstrated ability to translate user needs into product requirements. You know that product management is not about giving people what they want: it s about giving them what they need
Strong analytical and quantitative skills. You have demonstrated the ability to define metrics and analyse data to guide tough decisions
You think about features and user problems as a series of iterations rather than a silver bullet, obsess about MVPs, and have an otherworldly sense of big wins vs. micro-optimisations
You re an enabler. You know what it takes to supercharge super-talented teams, and work with everyone to enable their best work
Curious and creative. You never stop learning or asking questions
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal. You can explain your thinking to anyone and can resolve conflicts fairly
Experience in a B2B product company. You know how to balance between customers needs and the company s long-term goals
Experience with user-centred design practices. You ve interviewed customers, run usability sessions and are comfortable asking just one more why?
-You are deeply motivated to tackle education.
-A Bachelor s degree.
-Bonus points for
-A background in education.
-You thrive in a changing environment and can juggle multiple priorities and workstreams.
-Demonstrated ability to understand technical concepts and work. closely with engineering teams.
-An MBA or advanced degree.
-Compensation and Benefits.
-Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
-Health, dental, and vision benefits.
-401(k).
-Free lunch and snacks.
-tuition assistance.
-Lead Product Manager.Contact:Walker CrossRedfish TechnologyO: 208-788-8260E: Walker[at]redfishtech[dot]comBuilding Growth-Mode Tech Companies with Hand-Picked Talent

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