Sr Technical Product Manager (Platform)


Classy's purpose is to serve remarkable non-profit organizations to accomplish their critical missions. Our platform helps serve them by ungating our development and product management partners to deliver faster with higher quality.   You will be responsible for creating and implementing a world-class api infrastructure, and this opportunity will allow you to take your proven product management skills and apply them to make a difference in the world. This Senior Product Manager is the type of person who does whatever it takes to deliver a high quality, best-in-class platform that thrills our internal and external customers. 

What you’ll do:

  • Build and manage the vision, strategy, and roadmap of internal core service tools and infrastructure
  • Work with development and architecture teams to define the technical roadmap
  • Partner with the customer-facing product managers to help them understand the present and future capabilities of our platform
  • Anticipate infrastructure needs to deliver the groundbreaking new features in the future
  • Deliver high impact solutions that ungate our development and product management teams 
  • Evaluate and prioritize potential features and projects 
  • Collaborate closely with internal teams to handle new feature requests, prioritize work, an communicate progress
  • Be an evangelist for the use of the Classy Platform and infrastructure 
  • Champion a collaborative work environment that cultivates shared understanding, transparency, autonomy, innovation, and continuous learning


What you bring (Required):

  • 7+ years of product management experience in the software industry
  • 3+ years of API experience that include defining strategic visions and tactical ownership of building large scale platforms
  • Experience creating product and business requirements for highly-complex projects
  • Deep analytical thinking and the desire to bring data-driven insights to every discussion
  • Incredible attention to detail and can make quick, accurate and pragmatic decisions about what details are actually important
  • Exceptional leadership skills with a proven ability to lead cross-functional, high-performing teams
  • Excellent product judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; able to articulate and be persuasive while listening and incorporating the perspectives of others
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Science, Masters: Engineering General (preferred)
  • Non-Profit experience (preferred)

Our amazing perks!

  • Unlimited/flexible paid time off (PTO)
  • Generous company holiday schedule
  • 10 company half-days annually
  • 20 hours of paid volunteer time off/impact hours
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, available day one
  • Generous employer contribution towards Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 401(k) plan and 3% employer match (effective 5/1/2021)
  • Generous parental leave benefits
  • Paid sabbatical leave for every 4 years at Classy
  • Access to virtual wellbeing apps like Headspace and Ginger
  • Variety of employee discounts (including gym membership and bar/restaurant discounts)
  • Professional development and learning stipends 
  • Work from home stipend while working remote due to COVID-19
  • Downtown office with views of Petco Park and the ocean (and dog friendly!)
  • Monthly parking pass, public transit pass or rideshare allowance when commuting to the office


About Classy 

Classy is a B Corp Certified social enterprise that helps nonprofit organizations maximize their impact through a suite of world-class, online fundraising tools to accelerate social impact around the world. Based in San Diego, CA and trusted by organizations of all sizes, from the fastest-growing nonprofits like Team Rubicon and The Trevor Project, to some of the world's largest social organizations, such as The Salvation Army, Robin Hood Foundation, and Shriners Hospitals for Children, nonprofits use Classy’s platform to raise money, engage their communities, and advance their missions. Since 2011, Classy has powered tens of millions of donations from over 190 countries and raised over $2 billion for social good. Classy also hosts the Collaborative conference and the Classy Awards to spotlight the innovative work nonprofits are implementing around the globe. For more information, visit or follow Classy on Twitter @Classy. 

Dedication to Diversity 

Classy is working toward building a more diverse and inclusive environment that is representative of individuals of all backgrounds, experiences, and lifestyles, allowing all employees to feel comfortable being their true, authentic selves in a space that enables productivity and meaningful work.


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