Are you a technology junkie? Are you interested in starting down the path that leads to a career in technology and product leadership? Are you smart, detail-oriented and willing to learn? If so, you would make a great Product Management intern. The Product Management intern will be responsible for helping the team through some critical parts of the product cycle - research, documentation, and quality assurance. This role will help us test new and existing features that are critical to helping our staff and Field Partners make Kiva work. The Partner Product intern will also help Product Managers conduct product research and document both existing and new features for both internal and external audiences.
Run QA regressions on Partner Product tools
Test new features and create new feature test plans
Test existing tools during our normal development cycle
Write detailed reports of any issues found
Create user guides and training materials
Write copy for help text as needed
Conduct user interviews
Compile product analytics
Assist in tool selection
BA or equivalent degree required
Interest in learning about agile software development
Previous Product Management, Engineering or SQL/analytics experience preferred.
Superior interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Strong detail orientation.
Love for and deep understanding of technology
Is self directed, eager to meet and exceed objectives, and excited to take on more responsibility
Someone with a "ready to help" attitude
Strong execution orientation; proven ability to deliver quality projects that satisfy and delight customers
Strong commitment to ethics, honesty, and integrity in conducting business
Natural leadership skills and ability to work with cross-functional teams
A quick study, able to grasp business, international development, and technology issues
Opportunity to join the team of the world’s first online person-to-person lending platform.
Robust microfinance education and career development opportunities.
References gladly given for successful participants.
San Francisco, California, United States
San Francisco, CA, US
Omidyar Networks - 15 months ago