Product Manager - Learning Platform

ProductFull TimeToronto, ON

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About Xanadu


Xanadu’s mission is to build quantum computers that are useful and available to people everywhere.


At Xanadu, we are learners, innovators, researchers, collaborators and problem solvers. We are creating something that has never been built before. What we are doing is extremely hard, the classic moon shot. Few people in their life will be able to be a part of something like this, where if we are successful, the technologies we develop will solve some of the world’s most challenging problems, and literally change the world. And that is something to be excited about!


Your Role and Responsibilities


Xanadu is an industry leader in creating online educational content, tools, and events for quantum computing. In this role, you will be product manager for Xanadu’s online quantum computing education platform. Building on Xanadu’s existing offerings such as PennyLane and the Xanadu Quantum Codebook, you will be responsible for building and maintaining the product vision for an online learning platform which allows people from various skill levels to learn about quantum computing, enhance their understanding, and develop their scientific programming skills.


  • Defining the vision, roadmap, requirements, scope, and delivery timelines for a learning platform that maximizes user engagement and knowledge, based on feedback and discussion with stakeholders and users
  • Work alongside content creators, software developers, and researchers to rapidly integrate the latest quantum computing concepts and developments into the learning platform
  • Collaborate with front-end developers and designers to develop and maintain a consistent brand for the learning platform as part of Xanadu’s product suite
  • Ensuring a consistent, high-quality, and fun user experience throughout the learning platform
  • Align the learning platform with external events, such as Xanadu’s Quantum Computing Hackathon QHack
  • Maintain high uptime standards and stability of the learning platform within a rapidly evolving quantum software ecosystem

Basic qualifications and experience

  • 3+ years of Product Management experience, preferably at an EdTech organization
  • Experience with building online learning, education, or training platforms or courses
  • Track record of defining and executing long-term product vision
  • Experience with using data (e.g., Google Analytics, Google Search Console, A/B testing) to inform decision making
  • Ability to manage individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables in collaboration with different stakeholders

Helpful qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Technical Communication, Education, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience with the scientific Python ecosystem
  • Experience with techniques to enhance user enjoyment, engagement, and learning, e.g., gamification, certificates, spaced repetition, active learning
  • Experience with quantum computing
  • Experience with version control tools and services (Git, GitHub)
  • Good understanding of SEO and content discoverability

Values

Our values are important. They are fundamental and lay the foundation for culture at Xanadu. Learn more about our values here.


At Xanadu, we are committed to building an inclusive, safe, and equitable culture and fostering an environment where our employees feel included, valued, and heard. We are committed to meeting the needs of all individuals and support a barrier-free workplace. Should you require accommodations at any point during the recruitment process please contact Human Resources at hr@xanadu.ai.