When you join Renaissance, you join a global leader in pre-K12 education technology.
Renaissances solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matterscreating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Our fiercely passionate employees and educational partners have helped drive phenomenal student growth, with Renaissance solutions being used in over one-third of US schools and in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Every day, we are connected to our mission by exemplifying our values: trust each other, win together, strive for the best, own our actions, and grow and evolve.
Product Managers work closely with all parts of the organization, as well as customers, to envision and execute the creation of solutions that meet market and internal demands. Product Managers also evangelize offerings internally and help marketing with go-to-market messaging.
In this position, you will be an integral part of the team defining the platform product roadmap based on qualitative and quantitative market & competitive analysis, supporting sales and marketing with strategic and tactical issues and opportunities, and supporting product planning and development around our platforms.
You will help define and track reporting on User Engagement metrics for key platform features to drive product development and inform GTM and marketing strategies. You will also provide information and support to the Product Marketing, Customer Support, Customer Success, and Sales teams to assist in the successful completion of their respective duties.
In this role you will:
Assist in the management of the entire platform life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
Participate in the creation and implementation of the platform roadmap and initiatives
Research and analyze market trends, competitors, and customer needs to identify opportunities
Study ways that our current users experience the product and identify key insights that will drive product improvements and innovation to increase customer engagement and retention
Gather product requirements from key internal stakeholders and customers
Work closely with other internal departments such as UX, Engineering, Customer Support, Marketing and Sales to develop solutions. Define the go-to-market strategy and support the sales channel.
Assist in successfully positioning products in the marketplace with a strong understanding of the market and customer needs
Provide feedback on Research, Sales and Marketing materials
Monitor new developments in the assigned product line
Manage specific projects for the assigned product line
Education & Experience
Bachelors (BS or BA) or equivalent required, and
Minimum 3 years of experience in software product management, OREquivalent combination of education and experience
Experience with Scrum/Agile software development framework and methodologies, preferably working in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects
Educational background or experience (in the classroom or in EdTech) is a big plus
MS Office Suite and Google Suite
Software development and collaboration tools, such as JIRA, Confluence, Slack
Videoconferencing tools, such as Zoom
Other General Skills
Outstanding communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) and a collaborative nature, including listening skills
Project management and organizational skills
High degree of empathy for those within and beyond the team, including K-12 students
Critical thinking and analytical abilities; experience with BI/analytics tools is a big plus
Technical, design, or marketing background a plus
Passion for shipping the best products and achieving the best outcomes for users and customers
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.