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Product Design Agency

Product Manager (Freelance)

$50k – $100k
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Academy is looking for a freelance Product Manager to work on a variety of projects.

At Academy, we take a human-centered approach to product design. You will work closely with our designers and engineers to guide products from conception to launch. As part of the team, you bridge the technical and business worlds as you design services that our customers love. You'll work with our UX leads to run Design Sprints, manage projects deliverable and communicate with our clients.

Academy was founded on the principle that bringing UX & Design Thinking into organizations can transform their products, services and strategies. We do so by implementing modern Design Thinking tools like Design Sprints, which provide a framework for teams to design, prototype and test their ideas in shorter time frames. We leave teams with the tools they need to carry on this type of work even when we are not around.

Responsibilities:
Gather requirements.
Help to define a product's business vision and strategy.

Qualifications:
Minimum qualifications:
BA/BS degree in Computer Science or Human-Computer Interactions or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
3 years of relevant work experience.

Preferred qualifications:
1-5 years of relevant work experience.
Product management or design experience with a focus on software products and technologies.
Knowledgeable across multiple functional areas such as product management, engineering, UI, sales, customer support, finance or marketing.
Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment.
Excellent problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills, with the ability to evolve product strategy based on research, data and industry trends.

Academy at a glance

Product Design Agency

Academy focuses on Mobile, Web Design, Product Design, New Product Development, and Web Development. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at https://academyux.com or find them on Twitter.

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