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Product Manager
Ref No.: 18-30813
Location: Milpitas, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 05/03/2018
 Detailed Job Description :
 
• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering or MBA, or equivalent in experience
• 7+ years of experience in product management, product development and in shipping quality products in education/online learning field with evidence of exceptional ability
• Passionate about working with partners to solve their specific challenges
• Proven history of converting learning from customer insights into tangible product features that create highly engaging learning experience for students and instructors, and partners.
• Entrepreneurial instincts with clear bias for informed action and track record of leading new initiatives with limited resources and support
• Visionary: Able to separate trees from forest and vice versa. This person will help define the vision along with long term and short terms goals for the platform, which will result in 1-3 years roadmap.
• Able to identify external or internal obstacles to products delivery proactively and monitors to ensure everything is delivered on time and within budget
• Experience working in an agile software development team and familiarity with scrum best practices.
• Working knowledge of open source platforms like Moodle and Drupal.
 
High Level Responsibilities
 
• Work closely with Sales, Consumers, and researchers to establish vision and strategy for our NetAcad platform.
• Responsible for end – end product lifecycle.
• Provide detailed feature and capability requirements for the NetAcad Platform.
• Working closely with the architecture team to create user stories
• Work closely with business to manage and address their expectations.
• Define acceptance criteria for feature stories
• Be the point of contact for organization for his or her areas of responsibilities.