About UsupGrad is an IIT Delhi alumni and Ronnie Screwvala founded company where we focus on enabling universities to take their programs online.
Given team's background in education and media sectors, we understand what it takes to offer quality online programs, and at upGrad - we invest alongside universities to build and deliver quality online programs (content, platform, technology, industry collaboration, delivery, and grading infrastructure).
You can read about some of our press releases at -upGrad was awarded the Best Tech for Education by IAMAI for 2018-19upGrad was also ranked as one of the LinkedIn Top Startups 2018 : The 25 most sought-after startups in India upGrad was earlier selected as one of the top ten most innovative companies in India by FastCompany.
We were also covered by the Financial Times along with other disruptors in Ed-TechupGrad is the official education partner for Government of India - Startup India programOur program with IIIT B has been ranked #1 program in the country in the domain of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning At upGrad - we have partnered with leading universities such as IIIT Bangalore, BITS Pilani, Duke Corporate Education, MICA Ahmedabad, IMT Ghaziabad and Cambridge University's Judge Business School to offer programs in the domains of Data, Technology and Management What you would be doingLead end-to-end roadmap of our academic and delivery products in sync with business objectivesManage all aspects of the product lifecycle, including problem definition, customer needs, requirement / use case definitionEmploy data backed product development methodology to improve user experience and feature prioritization.
Employ a range of qualitative (user discovery research, focus groups, usability studies, etc.), quantitative (surveys, analytics, market research, etc) data into product requirements.
Work with cross-functional internal teams including senior leadership, engineering & business to help them make data-driven decisions to achieve business goals.
Prioritize features for sprints and lead scrumsConstantly analyze the product performance against ROI, KPIs, and other metrics and driven to improve performanceDevelop a deep understanding of the competitive landscape and successfully synthesize those into focused product roadmap.
What we are looking forComputer Engineering degree (must have) with MBA - Good to haveExcellent problem-solving skills with strong ability to break down problems and prioritize a wide-roadmap.
Experience in developing an educational product would be Good to have2+ years of experience in shipping products end-to-end.
Strong analytical skills, comfort with handling data sets and deriving insightsAbility to think strategically and holistically about business outcomes, while also being able to act tactically and have strong attention to detail.
Strong communication skillsProficiency in SQL is preferable Skills : - Product Management, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), SQL server, Product Strategy and Product owner