Full-Time

Product Manager

IXL Guest Discovery

Updated on 5/30/2024

IXL Learning

IXL Learning

501-1,000 employees

Personalized K-12 educational technology platform

Data & Analytics
Education

Mid

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
Marketing
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in STEM or a related field
  • 3-7 years of product experience, preferably in marketing, communications, edtech, or a related field
  • Demonstrated experience bringing a product or feature from inception to launch
  • Experience working collaboratively with Engineering, Design, and QA
  • Attentiveness to detail, but always with the larger context in mind
  • Familiarity with UX principles and a sense for visual design
  • Comfort with the unknown and ability to exercise critical thinking when faced with vague or conflicting information
  • Obsession with the user journey and user experience - able to place yourself in the shoes of both consumers and enterprise clients
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to craft and deliver the right message with appropriate detail to various audiences
  • Ability to juggle multiple, competing priorities and proactively communicate decisions
  • Ability to thrive as part of a lean team where no task is too small and change is a constant
  • Learning mindset; excited by challenges; lead with a can-do attitude
  • Self-motivated, takes charge without being reminded or prompted for next steps
Responsibilities
  • Work hand-in-hand with Marketing to showcase IXL’s offerings and capabilities to users
  • Collaborate across the organization, including with engineers, design leads, Marketing leads, Customer Support leads, and the COO
  • Bring a product or feature from inception to launch
  • Discuss large themes and identify problem areas with the IXL leadership team
  • Optimize customer-facing self-service tools
  • Craft and deliver the right message with appropriate detail to various audiences
  • Proactively communicate decisions and proposed roadmaps

IXL Learning offers a personalized K-12 curriculum in math, language arts, science, social studies, and Spanish, utilizing real-time analytics and individualized guidance to tailor learning experiences for students. The platform incorporates technology to provide real-time diagnostic tools, ultimately enhancing learning outcomes.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$510M

Headquarters

San Mateo, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

19%

Benefits

100% paid medical, dental, and vision

Matching 401K retirement plan

Flexible paid time off and sick days