Product Lead

Step Up Tutoring - Los Angeles, California or Remote - Part time

Who We Are

Step Up Tutoring is a grassroots movement providing free online tutoring to under-resourced elementary school students and building tech-enabled solutions for common issues with online tutoring. Founded during the pandemic when millions of students were falling behind, and we knew we had to help. Plans to scale in the future to address systemic opportunity gaps.

Our Mission

Step Up Tutoring’s mission is to drive student success in under-resourced communities by providing free online tutoring and mentorship to 3rd - 6th grade students.

Role

The Product Lead is the primary driver of the product vision; overseeing the design and management of the product’s roadmap based on the organization strategies and vision. The Product Lead is a cross-functional role and will closely work with the engineering and program teams.

Commitment

This is a part time contract position of 25 hours a week, with the possibility of becoming a full time position.

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Product Design, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Computer Science, or an equivalent in working experience.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience in the field of product design or product management
  • At least 1-3 years of leadership experience, managing a team
  • Experience of building product end to end in collaboration with an Engineering team
  • Experience with Figma (UI and Prototyping), project management software (such as Jira), and Google Analytics
  • Proficient in Agile and Scrum methodologies
  • Strong product instincts and an ability to prioritize the right features or initiatives
  • Great communication, leadership and people skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Very tech-savvy
  • High level motivational skills so that you can also manage virtual teams
  • Experience or interest in Edtech (nice to have)
  • Passionate about our mission

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the senior leadership (particularly our Program and Operations teams) to build and communicate a compelling product vision and roadmap
  • Identify and prioritize new product improvement opportunities using survey data, discussions with internal teams, interviews, and outside research
  • Lead the end to end development of product and services from exploration to test, build and launch
  • Lead the UI/UX design of Step Up applications and website
  • Support the development of other no-code applications
  • Track product performance from launch and throughout the lifecycle assessing KPI’s and feedback
  • Lead a product team in which you motivate and achieve steady improvements

Application:

https://airtable.com/shryC4y08vLkIEn7X

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Role

Product Management

Experience Level

Mid Level

Step Up Tutoring

Step Up Tutoring is a grassroots movement providing free online tutoring to under-resourced elementary school students and building tech-enabled solutions for common issues with online tutoring. Founded during the pandemic with plans to scale in the future to address systemic opportunity gaps.
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