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Are you an experienced Product Manager ready to help shape product development for an innovative, award-winning EdTech company?

Encyclopaedia Britannica, a leading publisher of high-quality, digital solutions for the classroom, is seeking an experienced Product Manager to design and develop innovative products for teachers and students.

The Product Manager will work with the Product, Content, Creative, Sales & Tech teams to create engaging educational tools for student learning. The position is responsible for ensuring the execution of the strategic vision set forth by the head of the Education Product team.

Major Responsibilities

  • Drive and support innovation of Britannica’s portfolio by managing the product development process to execute and deliver results
  • Support the product development process from conception to completion.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional departments that include business owners, QA, technology, design, marketing, and content to execute product features and enhancements
  • Gather and document functional requirements for product features. Translate business needs (edit and summarize) into well-defined user stories for our development team
  • Research external products, strategies, and trends
  • Design the LMS integration of new supplemental product offering
  • Execute and maintain a streamlined user authentication process for teachers and students
  • Work with the development team to convince and execute SSO and LMS integration for the product line
  • Understand complex data and technical dependencies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Successful experience in the field of K12 product development required
  • Experience writing JIRA stories required
  • Demonstrated understanding of educational technology use in the classroom
  • Ability to collaborate remotely with content, creative and engineering teams
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Britannica Education provides reliable, award-winning reference and curriculum solutions for educators, serving 150 million students across 100+ countries. Their vision is to personalize education and design custom resources that meet the unique challenges and needs of the markets they serve. They partner, hand-in-hand, with education leaders to help them leverage technology creatively, making it easier for teachers to personalize, inspire, and educate, while also ensuring that learning and discovery is joyful and engaging for students.

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    • Location: Boston, MA
    • Level: Mid-Senior level
    • Job category: Product Manager
    • Industries: E-Learning Publishing
    • Reference: JOB-2574