Product Manager- (SaaS, Ed-tech)
Fully Remote Development
Job Type
Full-time
Description
Would you like to join a rapidly growing and successful company?Do you want to be a part of a team where customers say things like:“I am amazed by how innovative this product is!”

Headquartered in Clifton, NJ, ClassLink is a leading education technology company serving schools around the world.


ClassLink empowers over 21 million students and staff with instant access to a library of 6,000+ single sign-on apps from in the classroom or at home.

ClassLink Analytics provides essential usage data, so instructors can measure engagement and leaders can make informed purchasing and training decisions.

ClassLink Roster Server and OneSync use automation and open standards to make rostering and provisioning easier, more secure, and less time-consuming.


The ClassLink team is a family of dedicated people who strive to make a difference in education. We do this by making and delivering great products. We rely on our 3 core values to lead us in our day to day, guide our company's actions, and serve as our cultural cornerstones. They are:

Strive to GrowDeliver Worthwhile ExperiencesContribute with Heart


Job purpose: The Product Manager ensures that the product supports the company’s overall strategy and goals.  Specifically, a Senior PM assists with the design of new products, helping to upgrade existing products, and assessing financial strategies to extract value from current products before beginning the design process for new ones. 


Job Summary: We are looking for a  Product Manager who will be responsible for product planning and execution throughout the Product Life Cycle, including: gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering, sales, implementation, marketing, and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met.  Additionally, you will perform market research and coordinate with other product development departments on the goals and strategies for sales and production.


Responsibilities: 

  • Work in a fast-paced, Agile/Scrum engineering environment and deliver incremental product software with high quality. 
  • Mentor product managers
  • Ideate new products and product features
  • Assist DEV Senior Leadership with high-level management tasks such as cross-team dependencies, product development budgets, etc. 
  • Develop long-term product strategy 
  • Coordinate product needs between multiple teams
  • Work with key contributors to define product strategy and roadmap as well as goals and strategies for sales and production
  • Use Scrum framework to organize work and achieve results
  • Run beta and pilot programs with early-stage products and samples
  • Be an expert with respect to the competition
  • Work with other Product Managers to develop and ensure consistency, collaborate on product team dependencies, and utilize best practices across all products
  • Represent ClassLInk and the product well to internal and external stakeholders


Requirements


  • Minimum of 4 years experience managing a product lifecycle; other experience in EdTech or other Tech work preferred
  • Managed product from ideation to market
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in management role, educational or EdTech preferred
  • Demonstrated success defining and launching excellent products
  • Demonstrated ability to create and execute product strategies and strategic vision
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze markets and apply findings to development decisions
  • Demonstrated proficiency in leading and managing cross-team projects and goals. 
  • Vendor management experience 
  • Experience with market research tools and techniques
  • Knowledge of economics principles and workplace applications
  • Technical background, with experience in Jira, Scrum methods, and project management tools
  • Scrum Product Owner Certification preferred
  • Education Technology industry knowledge preferred
  • Internally motivated, able to work proficiently both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills with both internal team members and external business stakeholders
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
  • Bachelor’s  degree in educational, business, economics, or computer science related field 

It would be great if you have or are pursuing the following:

  • PMP certification 

We prefer that you have experience with: 

  • Google Suite
  • MS Office Suite
  • SalesForce
  • JIRA and Confluence
  • AWS
  • Pendo, HEAP, other analytics tools


 NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may be asked to perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


We are a team of passionate people striving to help improve classroom learning. We do this by making and delivering great products. We also like to have fun along the way.
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead
Salary Description
120,000.00- 130,000.00