Product Launch Manager - IXL France

IXL Learning - San Mateo, California - Full time

IXL Learning, a leading edtech company with products used by 7 million students worldwide, is seeking a Product Launch Manager to lead the growth and development of IXL’s new France edition.

At IXL Learning, we are dedicated to creating first-of-their-kind products that leverage cutting-edge technologies to solve seemingly intractable problems in education. Millions of users in over 190 countries worldwide count on us to make learning as effective as can be, so we're looking for exceptional people who are committed to solving the real-world challenges faced by students and teachers around the world.

As part of our mission to improve education worldwide, IXL recently released a new edition of our product, targeted at French-speaking families. We’re looking for someone with a deep understanding of both French markets and French families to join our product management team and help us grow our new France edition.

Product management at IXL starts with a passion for making a lasting impact on education. Team members take products from initial brainstorm to final launch and beyond, putting our users first in all that we do, and working collaboratively across many teams including Engineering, Visual Design, Marketing, and more! Our creative solutions, clean designs, and commitment to quality allow us to deliver effective, compelling products that tackle some of the biggest problems in education today.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

  • Deeply understand and advocate for the needs of families in France and other French-speaking markets
  • Work with professional translators to translate new features and pages into French, ensuring a high-quality experience for all users
  • Work closely with the Marketing team to identify and understand audience segments, optimize ad campaigns, and develop region-specific growth strategies
  • Apply data alongside product, user, and market understanding to identify improvements to the product for maximum impact
  • Monitor the success of IXL’s France edition in target markets and communicate findings and insights to stakeholders across teams
  • Produce clear written specifications and work with engineers to get features implemented and delivered to our users
  • Do whatever it takes to deliver value to our users and grow the IXL France edition

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Full native fluency in French and native understanding of French culture
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience working with multi-functional teams in fast-paced environments, particularly on software products or technical systems
  • Excellent analytical-reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills, with an eye to clarity and conciseness
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across teams to make things happen
  • Willingness to tackle tough problems independently, from assessing high-level goals through to perfecting every detail
  • Exceptionally organized self-starter, efficient and thrives under pressure
  • Adaptability to changing situations and a willingness to wear many hats
  • Curiosity, open-mindedness, and an unfailingly positive attitude
  • Interest in education and helping families, teaching experience a plus

About IXL

IXL Learning is a leading educational technology company on a big mission: delivering an immersive learning experience to all students, in all grades and subjects, in schools and homes worldwide. With 1 in 8 U.S. students already learning on IXL (answering over 50 million questions every day!), IXL inspires educators and learners around the world and is changing how students feel about learning and about themselves.

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Product Management

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