Full-Time

Director of Product

2U

2U

1,001-5,000 employees

Empowering global education with high-quality digital learning.

Education

Senior

Lanham, MD, USA

Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Data Science
Marketing
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 7+ years as a Product Manager and 3+ years managing and coaching other Product Managers.
  • Experience with Marketplace products and Marketing technology
  • Experience with Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) and customer acquisition strategies in complex markets
  • Strong understanding of growth models and loops, A/B testing, and product analytics
  • Familiarity with online higher education
Responsibilities
  • Define strategy, target outcomes and product priorities informed by customer and business needs.
  • Collaborate with product leaders, executive leaders and cross-functional stakeholders to evangelize and align product strategies with broader company goals.
  • Manage a team of Product Managers to help them grow, achieve their goals and deliver on the product strategy.
  • Create comprehensive roadmaps in support of delivering critical customer and business goals.
  • Lead execution against your strategy and roadmap. Strike the right balance of big swings and rapid experimentation. Regularly measure and communicate impact and outcomes, and adjust course as needed.
  • Develop and manage to goals, including revenue targets. Monitor key performance indicators and financial metrics related to product performance.
  • Interact directly with learners, educators, other product managers, and organizational stakeholders to understand emerging product needs and capture these in the form of product memos, demos, and executive presentations.
  • Define the engineering backlog, technical requirements, and product features and lead a cross functional team of engineering, data science, UX, and others to design solutions and deliver results.
  • Represent your team and work with 2U leadership, the broader company, and external stakeholders.
  • Bring strong product leadership to 2U and mentor other product managers on how to lead in a product-led, outcome-oriented organization.

2U is a leading company in the online education sector, connecting over 76 million learners with top-tier universities and industry experts, providing a comprehensive, free-to-degree online education. The company places a strong emphasis on student success, designing their approach to yield transformative outcomes, whether for online course applicants or degree-program graduates seeking career advancement. This focus on student achievement, coupled with partnerships with prestigious educational institutions, gives 2U a competitive edge in the rapidly growing field of online education.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$426.9M

Headquarters

Lanham, Maryland

Founded

2008

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-8%

1 year growth

-9%

2 year growth

0%
INACTIVE