Operations Director
Beast Academy Classroom
Posted on 8/13/2023
Art of Problem Solving

501-1,000 employees

Online advanced learning platform for eager students
Company Overview
Art of Problem Solving (AoPS) is a leading educational platform that fosters a culture of intellectual curiosity and collaborative learning, with a proven track record of training the majority of the US International Math Olympiad team. Their competitive advantage lies in their comprehensive and advanced curriculum, which not only focuses on math but also expands into language arts, science, and computer science. With an international online community of over 800,000 members, AoPS demonstrates industry leadership by providing a platform for students to learn from expert mentors and connect with like-minded peers.

Company Stage


Total Funding





San Diego, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Lead tactical execution of the academic year. Includes tracking, execution, and maintenance of yearly recurring projects, tasks, and responsibilities, such as academic year curriculum pilots
  • Lead operational strategic planning. Design, deliver and scale operations to deliver for Beast Academy Classroom products and services
  • Collaborate with leadership on overall product strategy, including offerings, projects and priorities, and policies
  • Design, hire and develop a cross-functional operational team responsible for 1) managing educational services and customer support and 2) delivering instructional coaching and professional development
  • Identify and prioritize operational continuous improvement opportunities; map, monitor and manage processes; work cross-functionally with other teams to implement improvements
  • Serve as the main point-of-contact for operational inquiries from internal and external stakeholders, concerns, and cross-functional collaboration while driving cross-functional trouble-shooting, planning, and coordination
  • You are passionate about our high-level mission of discovering, inspiring and training the next generation of intellectual leaders
  • You are committed to flexibly designing and delivering operations for a best-in-class mathematic education experience
  • You are an excellent collaborator and welcome feedback from teachers, students, schools and parents
  • You are thorough and have a predisposition towards action and rigorous experimentation
  • You are committed to offering and receiving constructive feedback; and have a desire to continually grow the scope and impact of your work
  • Experience building program or operations management for a new product, within an educational institution or edtech company a plus
  • Solid people management experience, including the ability to manage managers
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to understand and consider multiple different perspectives
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Impact/Growth Opp: The opportunity to join the Beast Academy Classroom team to pursue its ambitious vision, mission and goals
  • Culture: Work and collaborate with an organization filled with builders and life-long learners who strive to discover, inspire, and train the great problem solvers of the next generation
  • Flexibility: Casual work environment with a hybrid work week and flexible scheduling
  • Benefits: Multiple options for Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Future Planning: 401K with company match
  • Quality of Life: PTO Plan and supportive leadership that gives you the work-life balance you deserve
Desired Qualifications
  • Ease of Transition: Relocation (if currently located outside of San Diego)