- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
We are looking for a passionate program manager to join Spotify’s Tech Learning Team. The Tech Learning Team develops educational programs to grow the breadth and depth of Spotify employees’ technical skill sets.
As the Education Program Manager, you will address technical skill development needs by designing, developing, and executing large-scale educational programs from start to finish. Your team embeds within the broader engineering team and as a result you will sit amongst your key partners daily. Above all, you will play a large role in growing our internal talent, and your work will impact the way the world experiences music.
What you’ll do
As the Education Program Manager, you will:
You will design, develop, and execute large-scale global education programs that are responsive to technical skill development needs at Spotify
You will lead curriculum development for education programs in partnership with in-house subject matter experts
You will apply instructional design best practices to education programs
You will define metrics and measure return on investment for education programs
You will regularly adjust programs based on performance and feedback
You will manage program budget and spend
You will manage logistical and operational aspects of education programs (your own and those driven by others on the team)
Who you are
You have approximately 4+ years experience in training development, instructional design, project management, and/or teaching. Background in engineering is not required but is a huge plus.
You have the ability to network effectively and to effect change in complex organizations without wielding formal authority; you are able to hold yourself and others accountable
You think, act, and communicate clearly and confidently with stakeholders at all levels of the business and are comfortable partnering with individual contributors, vendors, and senior leadership
You are comfortable building a strong program for subject matter in which you do not have expertise
You are entrepreneurial and are able to work in a fast-paced, global environment across multiple stakeholders to deliver measurable results
You are extremely organized and detail-oriented, but are still able to focus on the big picture
You have strong work ethic, professionalism, courtesy, and strong interpersonal skills
You love to learn and are receptive to constant feedback
You enjoy the learning process and prioritize learning quickly
You are passionate about building excellent educational programs
Direct experience with engineers/engineering curriculum is not required but is a huge plus
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
About the company
Spotify is a Swedish commercial music streaming, podcast and video service that provides digital rights management-restricted content from record labels and media companies including BBC, Sony, EMI, Warner Music Group, and Universal. Music can be browsed or searched by artist, album, genre, playlist, or record label. Paid "Premium" subscriptions remove advertisements, improve audio quality and allow users to download music for offline listening.