Senior Product Manager

Epic! - Redwood City, California - Full time

Epic!'s mission is to nurture a love of reading and learning in kids everywhere. As the leading digital library for kids, Epic! brings instant, unlimited access to 25,00 high-quality books, videos and more to millions of children in homes and in schools. Used in 87% of U.S. elementary schools, Epic!'s award-winning subscription-based platform encourages kids to explore their interests and learn in a fun, safe, kid-friendly environment. 

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager to join our growing team. In this role, you will work cross-functionally with engineering, design, marketing and content teams to help build and launch products that delight teachers and students alike. To do this, you will develop a deep understanding of how teachers and students use Epic! in the classroom and use that knowledge to prioritize features to fuel growth.

Responsibilities

Deeply understand the needs and desires of teachers and students and use it to help define the strategy to grow Epic in the classroom

Work with the design team on exploring future ideas through prototyping and validate them through user research to achieve innovative solutions

Collaboratively work with engineering, design, content, marketing and customer support teams to lead, build and launch products that delight the target users

Help improve the product by defining, launching and analyzing experiments across various web and mobile platforms

Requirements

4+ years of product management experience in a consumer technology product

Experience working with products used by teachers and students in the classroom is a major plus

Experience working with content based products a major plus

Strategic, analytical thinker with strong attention to detail

Exceptional analytical skills; ability to analyze, synthesize and leverage data to draw insights and make conclusions through A/B testing. Experience with SQL a plus

Exceptional communication and writing skills, ability to effectively communicate customer stories, features, benefits and more across multiple disciplines

Experience and interest in working in a fast-paced startup, with a willingness to pitch in where needed

Company

Epic! (www.getepic.com) is a leading digital media brand for kids, bringing unlimited reading and learning to millions of children in homes and in schools. Used in 87% of U.S. elementary schools, Epic!'s award-winning subscription-based platform encourages kids to explore their interests and learn in a fun, safe, kid-friendly environment.

Partnerships with 250 leading publishers such as HarperCollins, Macmillan, National Geographic Kids and Smithsonian bring an unparalleled selection of 25,000 high-quality books and videos to kids in the U.S. and around the world.

Epic! is a rapidly-growing, venture-backed startup located in beautiful Redwood City, with great restaurants and gourmet coffee shops nearby. Parking is easy, and our office is only a short walk from Caltrain. We're a small but mighty team; all passionate about what we're building. Our team includes alums from YouTube, Google, Disney, Crowdstar, Kiwi Crate, Goldman Sachs, Random House and Amazon. We have the support of top-tier investors and veterans of the children's publishing industry; and have been featured in the press by Forbes, Parenting, TechCrunch, USA Today, The TODAY Show, Good Morning America and Publishers Weekly.

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Role

Product Management

Experience Level

Senior Level

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