Senior Product Manager, Discovery & Progress


Remote | Full Time

Join Mondly by Pearson, one of the leading language learning platforms worldwide, in our mission to revolutionize language education.

Mondly offers high-quality online learning in English and 40 other languages in a combination of 1300+ different language pairs. With innovative technology and engaging gamified content, we have won the trust of over 110 million customers globally. We lead the industry with cutting-edge technology such as VR, AR, and AI integrated into our core products, earning accolades like "Best New App" by Apple, "App of the Year" in EMEA by Facebook, "Editors' Choice" by Google, and "Best Apps of 2020" by Huawei.

With Mondly by Pearson, you'll be part of a company that is dedicated to making language learning accessible, innovative, and transformative for all. Our core values, from programming to design, marketing, and language courses, are anchored in innovation. Together, we can empower individuals to unlock their full language learning potential and make progress in their lives.


Role Overview


As the Senior Product Manager for Discovery and Progress, you'll play an instrumental role in enhancing the user experience by focusing on the discoverability of new lessons and learning content. You will also drive initiatives that help users track their learning progress effectively. Your blend of technical acumen, exceptional communication skills, and an eye for product design will enable you to work synergistically with our engineering, design, and business units. Your leadership in this area will be pivotal in shaping the future of language learning at Mondly.


The Employee will report to the Head of Product and operate as part of the Product Management department unless the Employer determines otherwise.



●     Lead the development and execution of the product roadmap focused on content discovery and user progress tracking.

●     Collaborate with cross-functional teams such as engineering, design, research, and business to develop user-centric solutions.

●     Conduct market and user research to identify trends, best practices, and competitor strategies in discoverability and progress tracking within language learning apps.

●     Define and prioritise new features and enhancements that meet both business goals and user needs.

●     Create product specifications, wireframes, and prototypes to clearly communicate the direction and vision of the product functionalities.

●     Measure and analyse product performance metrics, leveraging data and insights to guide product decisions.

●     Partner with engineering and design teams to drive product development through to launch.

●     Manage the product backlog and ensure timely prioritisation of tasks, balancing technical and business requirements.

●     Clearly articulate product strategy, updates, and key performance indicators to internal stakeholders and executives.

●     Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, keeping abreast of emerging technologies and industry trends.


Qualifications & Skills


●     Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

●     3-5 years of experience in product management focusing on consumer-facing applications, ideally in the EdTech or language learning domain.

●     A proven track record in leading cross-functional teams to launch high-quality, scalable products within set timelines.

●     Deep understanding of user-centred design principles and a strong ability to collaborate with design and UX teams.

●     Exceptional skills in data analysis and experience using these skills to make informed product decisions.

●     Superior written and verbal communication skills, with a track record of presenting to senior leadership.

●     Strong technical foundation, enabling effective dialogue with engineering teams.

●     Familiarity with Agile development methodologies.

●     Robust project management skills, with the ability to manage and prioritise multiple projects concurrently.

●     Evident fluency in English, being confident in speaking, reading and writing communication.


At Mondly by Pearson, we believe the key to greatness lies in passion, dedication, achievement, and a good environment. We empower everyone to be at their best and we hold our team to high expectations, as we believe in their potential to achieve remarkable things. That’s why we offer a generous array of benefits and opportunities in return for your commitment.

Here are some of the benefits you’ll enjoy:

  • Performance-based bonuses and attractive compensation
  • Discounted share purchase plan
  • Best in-class tech and software
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexibility to work from home, the office or abroad
  • Team events, informal gatherings, and celebrations - online and offline
  • Extensive training and education resources
  • A free Premium Mondly subscription to brush up your language skills
  • The right environment for ambitions, high objectives, creativity, innovation, and teamwork

Join us at Mondly by Pearson and embark on a journey where high goals meet unparalleled rewards. Together, we can surpass boundaries, accomplish extraordinary feats, and shape the future of our industry