Product Manager

BrainPOP - New York - Full time

BrainPOP is an online K-12 educational solution that makes rigorous learning experiences accessible and engaging for all. Proven to raise academic achievement, BrainPOP has been a trusted resource to more than six million educators, and has engaged the hearts and challenged the minds of over 300 million learners worldwide.

BrainPOP provides endless opportunities for kids to take agency over their learning through playful, knowledge-building content and learner-driven projects, preparing them for success in the classroom and beyond.

We’re seeking a Product Manager to join our Product team!

In this role, you will:

  • Lead a squad dedicated to a specific product or feature area, delivering value to our business and our users
  • Prioritize among competing product, operational, and business imperatives and clearly articulate the rationale behind these decisions
  • Build and maintain a detailed roadmap using data to inform product decisions
  • Lead the ideation, development, and launch of innovative features
  • Prove your hypotheses by designing quick, low-risk tests with clear success metrics
  • Synthesize market, qualitative, and/or qualitative research into product insights and use them to author requirements
  • Define KPIs and use them to better understand consumer behavioral patterns
  • Communicate product vision and progress against business objectives to stakeholders throughout the organization
  • Deftly manage multiple streams of work to continuously deliver value
  • Seamlessly collaborate with internal and external partners

You:

  • ...have a consumer-centric product mindset
  • ...are a problem solver with a bias towards action
  • ...are curious and inquisitive
  • ...are an analytical and structured thinker
  • ...have superior interpersonal skills and boundless empathy for your users, your teammates, and your stakeholders
  • ...are an advocate for your users, your product, and the business
  • ...lift up those around you and lead by influence and inspiration
  • ...love learning about your discipline, our domain, and the world around you
  • ...have a knack for finding the most important problem amongst a pile of issues

On Your Resume:

  • 3-5 years of digital product management experience with a proven track record of shipping and iterating on successful products
  • Experience partnering with product designers and engineers
  • Experience authoring user flows, wireframes, and/or mockups
  • Technical knowledge. You don’t need to be an engineer, but you do need to be technically conversant.
  • Proficiency in using data tracking and business intelligence platforms
  • A knack for finding the most important problem amongst a pile of issues
  • An undergraduate degree (or equivalent experience)

A Strong Plus:

  • An MBA (or equivalent experience)
  • Education or ed-tech experience
  • Experience working with remote teams

Life at BrainPOP

Our commitment to supporting and empowering teachers and students is reflected in our dedication to enhancing the lives of our employees—in and out of the office.

Our team is made up of educators, data scientists, published authors, engineers, artists, bakers, film buffs, cyclists, dual-citizens, and so much more. We value collaboration and learning from multiple perspectives.

Besides offering a comprehensive benefits package and putting an emphasis on work-life balance, we make it a point to integrate fun and play into the workplace.

We offer:

  • Monthly Wellness Activities
  • Catered Wednesday community lunches
  • 401K with a company match
  • ClassPass Corporate Membership
  • Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Seasonal In-Office Activities
  • Friends & Family BrainPOP Subscriptions

What we do today directly impacts how teachers teach, and students learn. We continue to be inspired because we can see the difference we’re making and we’re proud to be a creative, collaborative, always-teaching and always-learning community.

We believe that a diverse organization is a more effective organization. BrainPOP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 

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Product Management

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