Job type full-time
Full job description
Overview: lsac is a not-for-profit corporation devoted to promoting and furthering the quality, access, and fairness of the law school admission process by providing core products and services to law school candidates and law schools in the united states and throughout the worldLsac’s mission is to advance law and justice by encouraging diverse and talented individuals to study law and by supporting their enrollment and learning journeys from prelaw through practice.
Summary of position:
We are looking for an outstanding product manager to join our team and help us bring an amazing experience to our users of the lawhub product suiteSpecifically, you will be responsible for developing a holistic experience across the user’s journey from “first thought of a career in the legal profession” through “actual career” that is engaging, personalized and supportive by providing each user with relevant content, services, connections, and information at every step of their journey.
This role is for you if you love to take on new challenges, build innovative new products and you believe that a great design and experience is the path to success for the userYour ability to be a team player, research, be creative, communicate, build relationships, display grit, lead, and listen will determine the future of the productThis is an interdisciplinary role, and you will work with other product managers, ui/ux designers, solution architects, development team members, as well as the product marketing and business development teams to deliver an amazing, world-class product experience that our users love! responsibilities:
Understand the vision and mission of lawhub and advocate passionately for delivering an experience that delivers on our mission and delights our users at every step of their journey
In collaboration with internal and external stakeholders, research and collect feedback providing a deep understanding of the user’s desired experience across the journey
Working with other product managers, develop a holistic view of the user journey while also gaining an understanding of the touch points at individual stages of the journey to ensure that the experience meets the needs at each stage
Work with ui/ux designers and product marketing team members to design and brand the experience
Translate the desired experience into roadmap items, features and actionable user stories prioritized based on value to the user and desirable outcomes
Lead a cross-functional team – composed of designers, engineers, testers, and other stakeholders – to build and iterate over the release and continuous improvement of the user experience within the lawhub platform
Keep up to date on industry standards, ui/ux design standards and innovations, competitive products, and new capabilities to help inform your product roadmap
Evangelize the vision for both lawhub and the lawhub user experience
Provide demonstrations and presentations of lawhub and the experience throughout the journey to internal and external stakeholders
Background in edtech with at least 3 years of software product management experience preferably of digital learning platform/application, content management system (cms), and/or learning management system (lms)
Understanding of recommendation engines, gamification and ui/ux design standards and Apply Now these to deliver an engaging, personalized experience
Understand accessibility compliance and standards guidelines
Passion about the education space (preferably legal education) and providing a more personalized experience at every stage of the individual’s journey
Familiarity or prior working experience with utilization of recommendation algorithms / systems to present relevant content to end user
Knowledge of and working experience with agile methods and principles preferably kanban
Experience analyzing customer feedback, user research, engagement data and performance data to guide and inform the product roadmap
Logical reasoning ability to break down large value driven components and prioritize them
Outstanding communication, relationship, presentation, and leadership skills.
Creative thinker with a vision
Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Ui/ux design experience and/or prior background in similar product manager role with demonstrable examples of delivering an engaging, personalized experience is a definite plus
Lsac actively seeks to foster greater levels of diversity in our workforce and in our pipeline of future leadersWe are committed to attract and retain candidates who have a passion for their work and encourage all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, lgbtqia+, and individuals with a disability, to applyLsac is an equal opportunity employer.