Senior Product Manager

Course Hero

Course Hero

India · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Course Hero is scaling! We are looking for an experienced Product Manager to execute our product strategy, helping millions of students and growing a billion-dollar business. You will lead a cross-functional pod with outstanding engineers to define and build high impact features that help students discover educational content from our library of over X study materials.

As a mission and values-driven organization, we use an in-depth understanding of student users to build strategy and vet it with data, experimentation, and analysis. We believe the best product managers are passionate about improving the student learning journey. They have the analytical and technical skills to make sure we are delivering high quality learning content to students. We enjoy taking on challenging and ambitious problems, leveraging state of the art machine learning technology, complex data, and user research to build amazing experiences for students.

Here are some ways you’ll make an impact

  • Focus on getting students what they need – Own your roadmap and key metrics, prioritizing initiatives to help students find and organize materials for their courses from our ever growing library of materials
  • Work closely with fellow product managers and stakeholders – Collaborate across the organization to build and integrate core features and systems used throughout the product, including our course taxonomy and organization
  • Manage complex and ambiguous data sets – Build features and tools to gather user generated inputs, data from external sources, and human annotated data sets. Combine and optimize the information from these many sources into a high quality, presentable user experience for students across the world

Are you our next Product Manager?

  • 3+ years of product management experience in a consumer-facing business
  • A track record of working with highly technical teams solving complex problems that delivered business level impact at scale
  • Detail-oriented, data-driven problem-solving skills with investigation instincts, able to uncover root causes and hidden links from complex user behaviour
  • Bias towards taking action quickly, making things happen, and not afraid to get your hands dirty
  • Cultivate relationships and collaborate well with cross-functional partners and stakeholders to execute a roadmap effective and optimize for both user and business goals
  • Able to work and lead a team independently and asynchronously, flexibility to manage collaboration between your team and teams in different time zones (primarily Pacific Standard Time)
  • Able to define and execute independently on user, competitive, and market research to understand how the student experience changes internationally and by degree focus or level
  • Proficient with SQL, Google Sheets, and familiar with data analysis tools (e.g. Amplitude, Looker Studio, etc.)

Bonus Points

  • Computer Science degree, MBA with quantitative focus, experience as a software engineer or data analyst
  • Experience with user generated content (social media posts, user profiles, comments, job boards, classified listing boards, etc.)
  • Experience building and optimizing operations processes for teams such as customer service, manual human review, dispute management, etc.
  • Experience working with Tableau or other dashboarding tools
  • Experience with scrum and/or other agile methodologies

Benefits & Perks!


  • Competitive salary
  • Equity/stock options
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Health insurance coverage (7 Lacs for self and family)
  • Life Insurance 3X the CTC
  • Accidental Insurance 3X the CTC


  • Learning and Development Policy Reimbursement of Courses done online post approval)


  • 12 Privilege Leave Paid Leaves
  • 18 Casual Leave
  • 12 Mandatory Leave
  • 2 Flexible Holiday
  • 2 Special Leave
  • 4 Reset Days
  • 12 Menstrual Leave
  • Up to 26 weeks of maternity Leave
  • 15 days (flexible) Paternity Leave
  • 312 days (flexible) Compassionate Leave
  • 15 days Marriage Leave
  • Complimentary day offs for employees working on weekends

Work From Home

  • Workstation Setup Reimbursement Up to INR 1 Lakh)
  • Internet Bill Reimbursements Upto INR 1.2K
  • Remote Friendly culture

Covid Related

  • Covid Leaves Flexible
  • Covid Care Leaves Flexible (To take care of family members who are suffering from Covid)
  • Vaccination Cost Reimbursements (For Self and Dependents)


  • Quarterly team and city meetings
  • Annual Workations


Equal ​Employment Opportunity Statement ​(EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and ​inclusion within our company. ​We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender ​identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, ​veteran status, or ​ability status. We will ensure that individuals who are differently abled are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment as provided to other applicants or employees. Please contact us to request accommodation.

About Course Hero:

Course Hero is on a mission to help students graduate, confident and prepared. The online learning platform offers over 60 million course-specific study resources created by and for students and educators, as well as 24/7 tutor help. More than 65,000 verified college educators use Course Hero to collaborate with other faculty and share resources to hone new strategies for instruction. Everyday, students, educators and tutors help more than 20 million students make every study hour count.

We have an awesome team and a truly engaging culture. We are customer-focused, collaborative, responsible, gritty, and we love to learn. Our bold mission is to help students graduate confident and prepared!

We are not the only ones that think we’re onto something big. Course Hero has been recognized as one of the 2021 Top 100 Best Places to Work in the Bay Area, Top 50 Best Paying Companies in the Bay Area, Top 100 Most Transparent Companies, and in the Top 50 Most Transformational Companies in Education Technology. Read up on some of our recent news coverage, blog, and learn more about us to see what it is like to work with our team.

Join us on our mission!