Product Manager

Study.com - Mountain View, California - Full time

About Study.com

We are a technology company on a mission to make education accessible. Study.com helps millions of students improve their grades, gain career skills and earn college credit. We offer self-paced, online video courses that cover every subject taught in middle school through junior college as well as a growing suite of corporate learning and professional education products. We’ve built our platform from the ground up, leveraging data and technology to make the entire learning process simple and engaging for students.

We are a profitable, fast growing company looking to expand our team.

We began our journey in 2002 as a self-funded start-up and have grown every year since our inception. As a small, independent company, our employees have a direct impact on company direction and results.

We are located in the heart of downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the Caltrain station. We only hire top talent, so those who pass our rigorous interview process will find themselves as part of one of the brightest and most innovative teams in Silicon Valley.

Study.com was also top ranked in Inc. Best Place to Work!

We have a culture of social responsibility. As we continue to generate profits, we give back by funding scholarship programs and helping charitable organizations provide open access to information and education throughout the poorest regions of the world.

Come join us on our mission and make a difference.

About the Product Manager Position

The Product Management team’s core mission at Study.com is to delight customers and grow market share by identifying new products/features and optimizing the current service experience. Our Product Managers obsessively seek to understand customers’ perspective, are business savvy, have a bias toward data-driven action and can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development. Product Managers also serve as the product owners for our Agile software development teams, helping lead cross-functional product development teams on a day-to-day basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a deep understanding of users through a variety of methodologies
  • Own product vision and strategy for your area
  • Gain organization buy in to your product roadmap priorities
  • Lead a SCRUM team of Engineers, Designers, and Data Analysts as a Product Owner
  • Write user stories and maintain a product backlog
  • Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products
  • Analyze results of A/B testing to drive iteration and improvement of our product
  • Work cross-functionally to bring products to market

Preferred Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years Product Management experience
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or a related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • Product experience in at least one of the following areas is significantly preferred:
    • Ed Tech services
    • Consumer SaaS
    • Digital content and media
    • Consumer mobile app development
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter with demonstrated cross-functional leadership
  • Experience with agile development methodologies

Why work for Study.com?

  • Help make education accessible to people who need it
  • Enjoy a fun, casual and collaborative working environment
  • Join a profitable and financially stable company
  • Help guide company decisions and direction
  • See results of your work in days, not years
  • Have your work impact 30+ million web visitors each month
  • Grow professionally with our training and skill development programs
  • Work with other talented and passionate team members

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation (including salary and bonus plan)
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • 20 days of flexible paid time off annually (increases to 30 days over 5 years)
  • Additional 10 paid holidays annually
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans (we pay 100% of premiums)
  • Fully subsidized Caltrain pass
  • Tuition reimbursement and gift matching programs
  • Stocked kitchen and beverages provided
  • Company sponsored gym memberships
  • Company sponsored happy hours to celebrate accomplishments

Study.com provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran or disability status. In addition to federal law requirements, Study.com complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. Additionally, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with applicable state and local laws.

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Product Management

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Mid Level

Study.com

Study.com is an online education platform that helps learners of all ages excel academically and close skills gaps. From test prep and homework help to earning college credit and developing workplace skills, our courses, video lessons and study tools have made learning simple for 30 million+ users.

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