Are you a Sr Product Development Manager or a Director of Product Management looking for a step up in your career with opportunity to work for a company with a great purpose?
Here at Lightspeed Systems we are on a mission to protect our students by empowering IT so they transform digital devices and content into learning tools for students, teachers, and staff. You have an idea? We are here to listen and give you a voice. Open collaboration is what we are all about.
When you join our dynamic and fast-paced environment as Director of Product Development, you will be leading our cross-functional teams to strategize, design, build and roll-out products that deliver the company’s vision and strategy. You’ll also be leading our product development teams to come up with an outcome-oriented product strategy and your focus will be on building, driving, and managing a product roadmap. Basically, you will act as our product evangelist to build awareness and understanding across the company.
What are the checkmarks of an ideal candidate?
Strong analytical and strategic planning skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done
Demonstrated ability in leading product management teams or experienced as a product manager
Proven capability to develop, train, and support the entire product team along with the Analytics department to provide a complete analysis of each element of products to drive revenue and meet product goals.
Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle
Keen ability to develop product and marketing strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to executive management
Practiced multi-tasker with the capacity to juggle multiple priorities and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
3 or more years working as a Director Product Management managing software or cloud products
Adept at understanding and curious about new technologies, systems, and tools
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to properly translate and articulate positioning and technology
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with peers in research, engineering, and product marketing
Proven ability to work effectively with both local and remote teams
What’s in it for you?
We love our employees, and we show it. Here are some of the perks we offer:
Great Medical/Dental/Vision, Company Matched 401k, Life & Disability Insurance
Generous PTO and Parental Leave
Fully stocked kitchens
On tap cold brew
Games (one office even has archery)
Full computer packets (new MacBooks)
Christmas to New Year’s Holiday
Learn more about us today: www.lightspeedsystems.com/careers
Education is undergoing a technology revolution with new devices and tools being added to the classroom every day and IT departments are responsible for keeping all this technology managed, safe and working. That is where we come in! Lightspeed Systems, ed-tech provider and leader in K-12 device filtering for almost 20 years, partners with schools to make learning safe, managed and mobile. Learn more at www.lightspeedsystems.com.
A sneak peek into our BENEFITS & PERKS include:
Health -- Medical, dental and vision insurance with healthy company contribution toward premiums.
Wellness -- Lightspeed kicks cash into your HSA if you participate our HDHP. Employees are provided an adjustable desk.
Retirement -- 401(k) matching up to 6%
Perks -- Fully stocked kitchen with snacks and beverages