JOBS

Listenwise is always looking for exceptionally talented people to join our team.


“We inspire individuals to fulfill their potential through the power of listening”


Listenwise is an award-winning listening skills program for students and teachers. Listenwise, a proud partner of NPR, curates a growing collection of professionally produced podcasts, aligned to state standards in ELA, social studies, and science. We harness the power of listening to advance literacy and learning in all students, including English learners. By using podcasts as classroom texts, we provide more equitable access to educational content and provide students practice in their literacy skills through listening comprehension.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Product Manager


Product Manager
Full Time - Remote
What We’re Looking For

We are looking for someone passionate about education technology with solid product management experience to become the company’s first product manager. You are driven to delight users but bring an analytical lens to prioritizing the most impactful product changes.You love to try out all the latest technology and can apply this knowledge in a practical way for teachers and students. You’re looking for an opportunity to work on all aspects of product management, from business and market analysis to bug prioritization, and thrive in a fast paced and high growth environment.

The Role

The Product Manager is the company’s product leader. The Product Manager is responsible for the product planning and execution throughout the Product Lifecycle, including: gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering, sales, marketing and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met.

The Product Manager’s job also includes ensuring that the product supports the company’s overall strategy and goals and plays a key role in defining the product strategy.

Specific Responsibilities
  • Build features that teachers and students use in the classroom everyday
  • Define and analyze metrics that inform the success of products and projects
  • Collect and Integrate insights from usability studies, research, and market analysis into product requirements
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with a diverse set of teammates and partners
  • Act as the primary point of contact for our outsourced technical development team
  • Be an expert with respect to the product and the competition

The Ideal Candidate
  • Minimum of 5+ years experience in product management
  • Demonstrated ability to design, build, launch, and iterate/improve on compelling products
  • 2+ years of experience in the education technology market
  • Strong analytical skills, including proficiency in hypothesis-driven A/B testing to drive product changes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred)
  • Technical background, with experience in HTML5, Wordpress, API-based product integrations, accessibility
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Must be able to travel occasionally

Listenwise is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Listenwise is an Equal Opportunity employer and will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other category protected by law. We embrace all types of differences in the development of our organization and are committed to creating an equitable and inclusive workplace that promotes and values a range of ideas and opinions.

Listenwise believes in advancing equity to drive our work in education. We are committed to educating and empowering ALL students. Listenwise serves diverse communities of students and teachers in all 50 states and dozens of countries, a large percentage of which are schools in low income communities.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and a cover letter to karen@listenwise.com