Product Manager, B2B Experience

Linux Academy - Keller, TX

Linux Academy is seeking a creative Product Manager to support our team and the thousands of students around the world who learn through us and our cloud technology. Our mission is to provide advanced training tools that increase skills and encourage critical thinking for advanced IT professionals. Linux Academy offers a full-featured training library with everything one needs to learn new skills and advance in one’s career path. As we continue to grow at an unprecedented pace, we need to find the best talent around. Come join us and help build our team!

As Product Manager for B2B experience, you will help build the best enterprise functionality in the e-learning industry. As part of this position, you will work with key product, engineering, content, sales, and customer success teams in order to delight our enterprise customers with a robust platform. We want to help our business teams exceed their training goals by providing them with a top-notch platform and content. Your work will help professional students of all levels excel at their jobs, and provide our business customers with exceptional ROI. You will have a direct impact on tens of thousands of students every single month, and you will help build the future of how people learn online.

We are looking for someone with a passion for helping people and building SaaS products. We want a strong Product Manager with problem solving skills, who can drive strategy and work well across many disciplines. We need a team member who can work both strategically and tactically alongside our engineering, sales, customer success, and product teams to act as the voice for our customers and stakeholders. This requires being able to communicate clearly across all levels of the organization including key executive stakeholders.

    • Talk to our customers and turn their needs into product priorities by helping define product strategy
    • Iterate on our Enterprise Dashboard’s functionality based on customer feedback, your own research, and data from the platform itself
    • Increase retention by continuously driving team engagement with our content and platform
    • Help businesses reach and exceed their training goals, and make it easy for them to measure results through the platform and other integrations
    • Build robust yet flexible functionality for team & organizational management
    • Expand our platform’s customizability specifically for enterprise customers
    • Guide the product from concept to design, specification, implementation, and analysis
    • Work closely with product, engineering, and other teams to build and iterate on product
    • Expand our enterprise reporting functionality to match our growing content and platform offering
    • Work with marketing to create launch plans
    • Deliver an experience that delights our customers

The ideal candidate
    • Has 5+ years in a Product Management experience in the software industry
    • Has 2+ years of experience in the e-learning industry, specifically working on Enterprise functionality
    • Has knowledge of LMS platforms, how to build APIs, and familiarity with SSO
    • Has experience defining projects including scope, driving requirements, writing detailed functional specifications, and coordinating team efforts
    • Retains a strong analytical and quantitative skillset with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions and recommendations
    • Has a strong sense of urgency - you understand what our customers need and you’ll make sure it gets done
    • Possess experience coordinating product & software development cycles
    • Has strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to break down a technical problem into clear and direct communication
    • Shows a history of teamwork and willingness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done
    • Has the ability to prioritize based on company strategic initiatives as well as most impactful efforts
    • Demonstrates the ability to conduct user research and to correlate efforts with results
    • Has worked on consumer-facing products
    • Has excellent understanding of web development and a keen eye for great UI/UX
    • Has an attitude of taking ownership and a desire to make an impact in other people’s lives
    • Demonstrates the ability to manage trade offs
It's a plus if
    • You have a Bachelor’s degree or higher
    • You have experience building scalable cloud-based systems
    • You are able to drive user research to build requirements and provide critical feedback to design team
    • You have experience with A/B testing
    • You have experience with gamification
    • You have experience or understanding of educational psychology
    • You have experience and understanding of xAPI

What's in it for you?
    • High compensation with great bonus opportunities
    • Three weeks vacation, one week no-notice PTO
    • Relocation assistance when moving to the area
    • Mental Health coverage
    • Health, dental, vision, life insurance provided free to employee; discounted to spouse/family
    • Flexible schedule
    • Simple IRA with non-elective contribution made by Linux Academy, opportunity to make voluntary contribution by employee
    • Satisfaction of helping others grow and learn
    • Opportunity to work with a really exciting, fun team and roll out new projects
    • Compensation increases proportionate to new knowledge gained
We believe in the curiosity to learn, the vulnerability to try, the persistence to succeed, and the strength of community. If our mission speaks to you then apply now. Help us change the world by changing lives!