Research Manager at Airtable

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Part spreadsheet, part database, and entirely flexible, teams use Airtable to organize their work, their way.


Job title
Research Manager
Job listing last updated at
Apr 20, 2021
Job listing location
San Francisco Bay Area
Job listing source
greenhouse
Job listing link
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Bay Area company location: 799 Market St, San Francisco CA

Job description

At Airtable, our mission is to democratize software creation. We’re building a platform that empowers software users to become software creators building bespoke solutions for their teams and business.

We’re looking for a research manager to help build and scale the research discipline and team at Airtable. If you are empathetic and a strategic thinker, and enjoy untangling complexity with a collaborative team, we’d love to work with you.

What you'll do

  • Immerse yourself in company strategy and enable your team to identify and understand our biggest opportunities
  • Partner with cross-functional partners to build roadmaps, set goals, and define success metrics
  • Build, empower, and scale a research team
  • Lead research and foster a sense of ownership throughout the process for your team
  • Provide thought leadership to your reports and mentorship to the broader team
  • Work with other researchers to craft and realize a vision for research at Airtable
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Who you are

  • You have a background in Anthropology, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), Human Factors, Psychology, Sociology, or a related field
  • You have professional experience conducting and leading research, ideally in a B2B SaaS company
  • You have applied experience with a variety of qualitative or quantitative research methodologies, including when and how to apply them during the product development process
  • You have applied experience building and managing a team of researchers
  • You have created, improved, and scaled initiatives across an organization
  • You have brought structure and clarity to an ambiguous, fast-paced environment
  • You have collaborated and influenced cross-functional leaders
  • You are a clear and concise communicator
  • You are a creator

What we offer

  • We have your medical, dental, and vision insurance 100% covered (and your dependents covered at 65%)
  • Complimentary One Medical membership for individuals and dependents
  • High deductible health plan with health spend account contribution
  • $250 monthly wellness stipend for you to invest in your overall wellness
  • Mental health support
  • Family planning support (fertility, adoption, and surrogacy)
  • Generous vacation and sick time
  • 16 weeks of parental leave
  • Learning & Development: we offer a $2,000 per year stipend for your personal career development

About Airtable

Airtable is working on the next computer revolution: one where anyone – even without technical training – can create customized applications that fit their needs, build more interconnected teams, and take part in a growing community of people who share what they create. Founded in 2013 and headquartered in San Francisco, Airtable powers teams at more than 250,000 organizations around the world. Our most recent funding round valued Airtable at $5.77 billion and raised $270 million in additional capital, and we're just getting started!

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