CommonLit is a non-profit education organization dedicated to providing high-quality literacy instruction to low-income students and students of color to prepare them for success in college and careers. We operate a free online reading and writing program, www.commonlit.org, that is used by millions of teachers and students.
CommonLit is a nonprofit edtech company dedicated to providing high-quality literacy instruction to low-income students and students of color to prepare them for success in college and careers. We operate a free online reading and writing program, www.commonlit.org, used by millions of teachers and students monthly.
As the Director of Product Management at CommonLit, you’ll lead a team of 5+ Product Managers and Associate Product Managers to bring new features to life and improve existing products used by millions of students and their teachers as part of our digitally-delivered literacy curriculum and library. You’ll work closely with the Chief Product Officer, PMs, designers, UX researchers, data scientists, and engineers. You’ll support PMs on writing thorough product requirements and user stories, ensure projects are scoped appropriately, and continually improve product usability. As part of our growing product department, you’ll play a key role in mentoring and coaching PMs and shaping the processes we’ll use to develop and ship our products.
CommonLit’s product roadmap is driven by user interviews, data, feedback from teachers and students, and partnerships with schools and districts across the countryy. We work in small iterations and deploy several times a day. We’re building an application that’s used by students and teachers across a broad range of technology and connectivity access, and we take accessibility seriously.
The ideal candidate is a seasoned product manager and people manager who is committed to our mission and excited to work for a fast-paced, education technology nonprofit.
Proven success as an exceptional product manager; specifically:
The following experience is appreciated and should be highlighted in a cover letter:
How to Apply:
CommonLit is an organization dedicated to improving equity among students by providing free resources to teachers of low-income students and students of color. CommonLit is women-founded and a majority of our technical team is made up of women.
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