Product Manager iversity Platform

iversity is looking for a product manager as part of our product & technology team to help us create one of the most successful online education platforms in the world.

Who we are

iversity.org is an online platform for higher education courses (Massive Open Online Courses/MOOCs).

We support universities on their way into the digital age. iversity enables instructors from recognised institutions to teach interactive online courses to thousands of students from around the world. In so doing, we help to broaden global access to quality higher education. Check out our curriculum of world-class online courses: https://iversity.org/courses

Here is what the press has written about us: https://iversity.org/pages/press

We believe in the transformative power of online education. Do you?

Who you are and the skills you bring with you

  • 2+ years of experience in product management at a web-startup
  • You have extended experience with implementing agile development methodologies and the corresponding tools, such as ticketing applications
  • You are well-versed in cutting edge web-development technologies and are capable of setting up such a stack
  • You are capable of writing html and css code and have experience with complex git workflows
  • You are very analytical, and have a structured and organised approach to solving complex problems fast
  • You are very diligent, reliable and have a positive, can-do attitude
  • You exhibit a distinct passion for design and are a perfectionist with respect to product quality
  • Ideally you have entrepreneurial experience in the web-sector, possess a background either in IT or in the natural sciences and are fluent in German

What you will be responsible for

  • You will be the product manager for our flagship product: The iversity web application
  • Conceptualize new features and finalise concepts for implementation-readiness
  • Write tickets and coordinate development
  • Enforce implementation deadlines and deployment schedules
  • Handle usability testing and feature requests

What we can offer you

  • An amazing experience in the fast-paced environment of a high-growth internet start-up in one of the hottest cities in Europe: Berlin
  • The opportunity to help develop the features which will shape the future of learning using a cutting-edge web-development stack
  • Work in a young and highly motivated product team which is focused on smart features, great usability, beautiful design and fast delivery
  • A permanent position beginning asap
  • Responsibility and competitive pay
  • The chance to play a part in revolutionising education

Here is how you apply

  • Cover letter describing why you want to be the product manager at iversity
  • CV/resume (pdf, please do NOT send us word documents)
  • Send both to jobs@iversity.org