Head of Product at EdTech scale-up in Eindhoven

Job description

Drieam is an EdTech scale-up, passionate about developing & implementing software to enable the ultimate learning experience with Canvas. We’re with 35 young and committed professionals who constantly strive to improve the lives of teachers, students and staff all over the world. We work very closely together with Instructure, the company developing Canvas LMS. Canvas is the fastest growing Learning Management System worldwide. Our office is located in the city centre of Eindhoven, in a beautifully renovated building, next to lots of urban hotspots and great bars & restaurants.


We are at the forefront of international growth. We invest heavily in the software development of our portfolio of LTI apps for Canvas (www.drieam.com) and in Eduframe (www.eduframe.co). One example of our LTI apps is the seamless integration between Qualtrics (world's leading survey software) with Canvas (world's leading LMS). With the combination of Eduframe and Canvas, we help training providers and universities around the world to successfully address the rapidly increasing need for lifelong learning. We have successfully implemented our software at a significant number of (well-known) customers.


Now we are ready to really scale, and we are looking for a head of product to help us make it happen! The main focus will be on our flagship product Eduframe, in use by already more than 40 educational institutes.


Who are are we looking for?

We are looking for a high potential with both a strong commercial drive and a clear product focus. This is a position with a high impact on the success of our company. It requires a strategic mindset, but also the commitment to be hands-on. So we need someone who sees the big picture, contributes to the long term commercial & product strategy, and at the same time is pragmatic and works hard on the day-to-day actions to make the product & its customers successful. You are responsible to evolve & articulate the product vision & roadmap, accelerate revenue growth, work with our development team (more than 15 developers and 3 UX designers) to deliver on plan, and make sure our customers are successful with our products. An important part of your success will be how you best utilize our close cooperation with Instructure to boost our channel sales model. We offer you the opportunity to further build the team; of course based on proven success (investment follows success principle).

Requirements

  • You are ambitious, enthusiastic, and very committed to be successful.
  • You have a passion for software, scale-ups & education
  • You own the success and adoption of your product
  • You are able to take a customer-driven approach and develop a deep understanding of the user problems being solved to evolve the product vision & roadmap
  • You are comfortable with uncertainty and see any ambiguity as an opportunity to build something. You are working independently and can set your own priorities. We manage on output, not input
  • You are on top of new trends & developments, translate these to our company and our ambition for exponential growth. You dare to try new things, but also stop with initiatives that don’t work.
  • You are fluent in at least the English and Dutch language.
  • We offer very flexible working hours, but also require your flexibility to do for example calls with US during the evening.
  • Big plus: experience in product management of SaaS products.

What awaits

  • A full-time job at a fast growing EdTech company.
  • Opportunity to make a big impact: be responsible for your own fast-growing product and create a real success story.
  • Freedom and responsibility to make a real difference. We don’t believe in fixed job descriptions, we do believe in best using everyone’s unique strengths & talents. Quoting Corporate Rebels: ‘sculpt’ your job based on interest, talents and strengths.
  • MacBook, iPhone and all the other tools you need.

  • Lots of personal development. Continuously improving ourselves is part of our company culture. You will be working closely together with the founders of Drieam, our sales & marketing leads, UX lead, CTO, and with the highly successful international team of Instructure.

  • A free and healthy lunch every single day.

  • Mind-blowing team events (including our weekend off-site at a sunny beach after covid).


If you think you're a match for this role and can bring some great skills to the Drieam team, please apply! We're excited to get to know you.