Program Manager, FinTech Focus

Upperline Code - New York - Full time

Upperline Code - is looking for a dynamic and entrepreneurial team members as it pursues its mission of empowering high school students and teachers to change the world with code. You’d be joining a small but quickly growing organization that already has relationships with Google, the NYC Department of Education, Prep for Prep and Sponsors for Educational Opportunity and some of New York’s top high schools.

We are hiring a full-time program manager for our FinTech Focus Program - the program kicks off with three-week summer computer science program for incoming college freshmen, sponsored by some of the country’s top financial institutions. Responsibilities of the FinTech Focus Program Manager Include:

  • Working as Upperline’s primary point of contact with our FinTech Focus sponsors and partners.
  • Managing space, logistics and execution of the the FinTech Focus summer program.
  • Developing ongoing support structures and persistence pathways to ensure students feel supported beyond the summer program through their college careers.
  • Organize online and offline events for FinTech Focus students, with the goal of developing lasting community and goodwill.
  • Managing all student and family-facing media relating to the FinTech Focus program.

Who we’re looking for

  • Initiative-Takers: You work well in the ambiguity of a start-up and love finding interesting problems to tackle. You love working with people, but can also design and execute big projects by yourself.
  • Optimists: You see the best in people. You believe education can play a major role in the lives of students around the world. You love a big challenge, and approach it with positivity and a belief in yourself.
  • Doers: You have a bias towards action. You love the process of creating, testing, and iterating. You listen to feedback and continually improve.
  • Learners: You love learning, and thinking about learning. Whether it’s a new instrument, a new software language, or a new dance move, continuous study is a big part of your life.

Tell us about yourself at careers@upperlinecode.com (please include a LinkedIn profile and a short note explaining your interest and how you can add value to our team).

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Role

Customer Implementation / Customer Success

Experience Level

Mid Level

Upperline Code

At Upperline Code we are developing the next generation of computer science leaders and empowering students to change their world with code. We want to change the face of CS education by developing rigorous curricula, increasing access to CS, and running immersive programs for teachers and students.

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