Partner Product Specialist at Coursera
Mountain View, CA, US
Coursera is scaling a global platform to provide universal access to the world’s best education, and we’re motivated by the passion and mission to transform lives through learning. Our platform has reached over 36 million learners worldwide and we have partnered with 160+ elite universities around the globe with over 2,400 courses in our catalog. We offer Courses, Specializations, Certificates and Degrees to meet the needs and goals of the diverse learners who come to Coursera. 
Coursera is looking for a Partner Product Specialist to join our Degrees team. You will support our partners to bring high quality content and data onto our platform by owning project management, platform onboarding, technical case resolution, and cross-functional coordination. You will work closely with Program Management, Business Development, Product and Engineering to implement solutions, resolve issues, advocate partner needs, and make Coursera the very best place to launch high impact learning experiences.
You personally exhibit a conviction that the world needs Coursera to be wildly successful and alignment to our core values:
Betterment: a tireless pursuit to drive results
Boldness: take risks and act decisively 
Deep Honesty: invite and offer candid feedback in order to learn, change, and grow
Solidarity: recognize that we are part of something bigger than ourselves and are committed to our mission

Your responsibilities:

  • Become an adaptable consultant that focuses on platform expertise and fostering strong partner relationships
  • Project manage data integration implementations and new content launches with strategic university partners
  • Contribute and collaborate cross functionally to share knowledge and best practices with team members, contribute to internal projects and initiatives and serve as Subject Matter Expert (SME) for specific technical or process areas
  • Attain trusted advisor status with both key business and technical decision makers within the partner’s ecosystem
  • Provide pre-sales assistance by doing demos and answering platform related questions

Your skills:

  • 4+ years of technical consulting, sales engineering or technical account management experience
  • Strong understanding of relational database and SaaS concepts
  • Passion for customer success and deep interest in understanding client needs
  • Demonstrated ability in project management
  • Effective at collaborating with cross-functional partners on shared initiatives
  • Strong critical thinking and exceptional problem solving skills
  • Proficiency in SQL a plus