The Director of Product will champion the strategy, execution, delivery, and growth for APDS’s platform and digital products that will accelerate APDS’s position as the transformative provider of digital education and programming services for justice-involved individuals. Reporting directly to the CEO and working closely with the senior leadership team, the Director will build, lead, manage, and mentor a team of product owners.
The Director of Product will translate the business strategy and vision from our leadership team into an execution-ready product strategy, incorporating an empathetic understanding of our end-users and customers. The Director of Product will ensure that APDS prioritizes, builds, and delivers our product suite in a cohesive and timely manner resulting in significant growth and traction of our solution in Departments of Corrections, Jails, Parole, Probation and alternatives to incarceration across the country.
As APDS is growing, we are looking for an experienced leader who will roll up her/his sleeves and achieve the following outcomes:
Qualifications and Experience
Basic Expectations for all APDS Employees
Location and Travel
New York City or remote. Travel: 2-3 times per quarter (post-COVID). Additional travel may be required for applicants outside of NYC.
American Prison Data Systems (APDS) is Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) and a certified B-Corporation that provides educational software and technology to correctional facilities across the country. There are more than 2 million people incarcerated and more than 4.5 million paroled in the U.S. APDS provides tablet-based education solutions for incarcerated learners and returning citizens in order to create better outcomes through individualized education, rehabilitation, and reentry programming to prepare them for a successful reentry to society. Investments in correctional education improves outcomes, reduces recidivism, and makes correctional facilities safer for both staff and those who are incarcerated. APDS never charges incarcerated individuals or their friends and families for its technology or services.
Learn more at www.apdscorporate.com
APDS offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits (Fully Covered Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Medical savings, Transit, etc.).
Equal Opportunity Employer
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, APDS is committed to creating a workplace that respects and values diversity of cultural, ethnic and experiential backgrounds. We strongly encourage candidates who represent the communities we serve to apply.
The Director of Product will champion the strategy, execution, delivery, and growth for APDS’s platform and digital products that will accelerate APDS’s position as the transformative provider of digital education and…