Careers at AcademicWorks

At AcademicWorks, we believe in building a profitable business that will be around for the long term, while promoting a great work-life balance and an open culture where everyone is aware of our goals, accomplishments and challenges.

We are proud of our company, love our customers and are passionate about finding the right people to join our team. If you think you might be a fit, we invite you to learn more about our opportunities!

We are always looking for talented individuals to join our team so please check back often for open positions.

Product Manager

About Blackbaud:

Leading uniquely at the intersection point of technology and social good, Blackbaud provides software, services, expertise, and data intelligence that empowers and connects people to advance the social good movement. We serve the entire social good community, which includes nonprofits, foundation, corporations, education institutions, and the individual change agents who support them. We work with over 35,000 organizations, helping them realize their goals, fund their missions, manage their operations, and develop long-lasting supporter relationships. Our customers are passionate about making the world a better place, and we’re inspired by the opportunity to help them.

About the role:

Dynamic, high impact and mission critical role reporting to the Director of Product Management for AcademicWorks by Blackbaud. You will be focused on the AcademicWorks product roadmap creation and execution as we continue to improve the scholarship and stewardship experience for higher education institutions and foundations across the globe.

What you’ll be doing:

Heavily involved in strategic and tactical execution as you work cross functionally on backlogs, feature launch, go to market and more. You will be a key player in running the day-to-day operations of the product including conceptualizing and writing product requirements, cross team collaboration, strategic initiatives, assisting with weekly meetings, monitoring competition, traveling on occasion to work with clients and maintaining roadmaps. Core focus on the consumption, adoption and contribution of their product components as they work across the company to help drive the larger Blackbaud strategic vision.

What we’ll want you to have:

Requires a solid understanding and skill set in product management, a moderate to strong technical background, as well as supreme organization and communication skills.
Proficiency in API implementation and knowledgeable on Pragmatic Product Management best practices and process.
Knowledge of non-profits, specifically higher education, is a bonus.
You should have a love of strategic and tactical and a knack for carrying projects to 100% completion in a very timely manner.
You will have tremendous potential to take on more, be highly visible within the company and become a mentor to others across the teams.
Working cross functionally with all major groups within Blackbaud and will be expected to hit the ground running.


This role will be in our Austin, TX office in the Domain.

Why you’ll want to come work here:

Competitive salary (commission/bonus based on type of role), 4 weeks paid time off, great benefits (medical, dental, vision, FSA), 401K match
Gift matching, volunteer for vacation program, and endless community involvement opportunities
Named to Forbes’ Fast Tech 25 and Fortune’s Change the World List; we are growing and offer incredible opportunity for advancement
Tremendous company culture and office perks like onsite gym, free snacks, café, and cutting-edge new headquarters to be completed in 2018
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Blackbaud is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

To all recruitment agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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