Associate Product Manager

The Achievement Network - Boston, Massachusetts - Full time

Associate Product Manager

Location: Flexible (Boston, MA preferred)

Position is available: Immediately

Breakthrough Results Fund, a four-year collaboration to prove what's possible in instructional improvement.

ANet is a dynamic, values driven, team-oriented organization that is committed to the growth and development of all staff members. Individuals who join ANet have the opportunity to join an exceptional team of colleagues committed to helping schools drive excellent teaching and learning by investing in each other and learning together.

core values daily and are eager to examine personal archetypes and biases while discussing topics related to race, class, and privilege which relate to ANet's Advance Equity and People Matter values

You have 3-4 years of direct experience as a technical product owner and are adept at leading engineering teams in an agile software development process to release both new products and feature enhancements to existing products

You are a strong project manager who knows how to manage complex technical projects across a diverse set of colleagues that include some level of ambiguity; you are able to anticipate engineering resource needs across multiple projects by building strong lines of communication with engineers and engineering managers

You are skilled at communicating directly with engineers, are able to communicate highly technical topics to a non-technical audience, and are skilled at technical writing and documentation

You are comfortable engaging directly with end users, are able to quickly develop empathy for users, and incorporate feedback from key stakeholders and senior product managers to drive prioritization at the sprint and story level

You thrive in environments that are highly collaborative and where you have opportunities to leverage your curiosity and learning orientation to improve existing systems and processes

Ideal candidates may also demonstrate the following preferred qualifications:

You bring prior experience working within the education sector, particularly in the K-12 space

You have experience and/or are comfortable doing QA analysis on software products


ANet offers highly competitive compensation based on prior experience and qualifications as well as comprehensive benefits in order to best support our people. Benefits we offer include: health, dental and vision insurance where ANet pays 80% of the cost of these benefits for employees and their families/domestic partner; 3 weeks of vacation (4 weeks after two years with ANet); 10 paid holidays with paid days off between the Christmas and New Year's holidays; a paid floating holiday; paid sick & personal days; paid parental leave; retirement plan options; commuter benefits; tuition reimbursement; flexible spending accounts; short and long-term disability coverage; and basic life and personal accident insurance.


We are now accepting applications for this position, which will be reviewed on a rolling basis. To apply, please click on the blue “Apply” button. You will then be prompted to complete a brief application and upload a resume and thoughtful cover letter in which you outline why you are interested in working for ANet and how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position.

ANet is committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds and gender identities to apply to our positions.

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