Director of Product

Nepris, Inc. - Multiple Locations - Full time

We are looking for an entrepreneurial and strategic Director of Product with a talent for innovation to capture and prioritize market needs to drive product roadmap items. The ideal candidate has solid experience working on a cloud-based education technology app/platform and driving a high value product strategy to meet buyer and user needs.

A Director of Product at Nepris will manage all aspects of product strategy and definition while continuously striving to improve company and product KPIs. You will work closely with product engineering, business development and marketing to research and prioritize development efforts with the goal of delivering a market leading, compelling, and engaging solution for educators and students while creating value for participating companies as well.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Expertly represent the product and market along with its buyers and users to internal and external audiences.
  • Analyze various market segments and opportunities. Collaborate with business leadership to choose the best ones to pursue.
  • Learn and communicate why we are winning and/or losing in the market, and drive changes to our product and processes to create improvement.
  • Keep a finger on the pulse of our competition and develop strategies and tactics to reduce threats.
  • Translate company strategy, vision, and market research into priorities, roadmaps, and goals for the product.
  • Continue to refine Value proposition for various segments and communicate and train internal audiences to speak the same language.
  • Develop and maintain business proposals articulating the case for product investments.
  • Create user stories for current and future products based on the market’s problems.
  • Prototype and test new features/products and ideas in the market.
  • Lead successful product launches. Work with engineering and marketing to plan, build and release high value product experiences.
  • Analyze users' behavior and data to identify new trends and product insights.
  • Manage and run efficacy studies to measure student outcomes

You have a track record of:

  • Designing and building Ed Tech products for the K-12 and community college market
  • Conducting market research both quantitatively and qualitatively
  • Using data to drive improved product outcomes.
  • Telling the story of your product effectively to multiple audiences
  • Using agile development practices (e.g. Scrum, etc.)
  • Biasing towards action and experimentation.
  • Collaborating and communicating cross-functionally on small teams.

Must have expertise in some of the following:

  • Wireframing
  • User/buyer research
  • UX/UI design
  • Usability testing
  • A/B testing
  • Game mechanics
  • Prototyping
  • Mobile apps
  • Web accessibility
  • Pragmatic Institute framework

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Locations

Dallas, Texas
Austin, Texas

Role

Product Management

Experience Level

Senior Level

Nepris, Inc.

Nepris bridges the gap between industry and education. Students interact with professionals from around the world to apply real-world relevance to their learning, are exposed to various careers and make connections between curriculum and the future of work.
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