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Magnus Veracross Product Manager, Platform in Wakefield, Massachusetts

Accepting Remote Applicants

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Magnus Veracross is a private-equity-backed leading SaaS EdTech company that has grown 4x in size in 3 years and has consistent industry leading high retention rates. We serve front line educators with the only market disrupting open API single record architecture in the greater than $5B EdTech market. To date we have configured and deployed our product at over 1,000 leading private K-12 schools in over 20 countries.

ROLE SUMMARY:

Veracross is seeking a self-motivated, passionate, and highly collaborative Product Manager to join our Product team. You will report directly to the SVP of Product Management and will be the product owner of the platform components of the company’s school management offering. You will plan and manage product development activities including discovery, product definition, product launch, and post-launch enhancements.

Requirements

JOB RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Act as a full stack product manager, acting as strategic product manager, technical product manager/owner, and project manager.

  • Work with other product managers, engineering, and other stakeholders to develop and maintain product roadmaps.

  • Partner across product teams to ensure successful implementation of platform level features.

  • Engage closely with the market throughout the product lifecycle.

  • Build positive relationships and trust through on-time delivery, high quality, continuous innovation, and exceeding expectations.

  • Understand competitive landscape and industry trends.

  • Serve as subject matter expert for assigned product and opportunity areas.

  • Effectively communicate and collaborate product focus throughout entire organization including senior leadership, product development teams, sales, professional services, marketing, etc.

  • Track results, provide insights, and make recommendations to improve customer experience, efficiencies, and ROI.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3-5+ years in a product management role or related field is required

  • Experience in SaaS EdTech company is strongly preferred

  • Experience with a platform product team is strongly preferred

  • Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle

  • Business acumen and proficiency with quantitative business analysis techniques

  • Solid understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies

  • Can clearly demonstrate high empathy through a proven track record of being an attentive listener, thoroughly grasping customer’s needs, and quickly building rapport

  • Strong communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills, comfortable interacting with a variety of audiences within the organization

  • Experience with project management and software development software like Jira, Slack, etc.

  • Ability to juggle many moving pieces and strong prioritization ability

  • Flexible team-player who can partner with all functions of the business, getting team members buy in and feedback with ease

  • Detail oriented and highly organized with the ability to work independently in a fast paced, high growth environment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.

Benefits

  • Hybrid Office

  • 3 weeks of vacation per year

  • 14 paid holidays per year (including the week off between Christmas and New Year's Eve) 

  • Top tier benefits - Blue Cross/Blue Shield medical and dental, vision; Fidelity 401K 

  • Gym in the Wakefield Office

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