Sanoma Learning is the leading European learning company, serving over 20 million students in twelve countries. Our learning products and services enable teachers to develop the talents of every child to reach their potential. We offer printed and digital learning materials as well as digital learning and teaching platforms for primary, secondary and vocational education. The development of our methodologies is based on deep teacher and student insight and really understanding their needs. By combining our educational technologies and pedagogical expertise, we create learning products and services with the highest learning impact.

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From a local startup in Bergen Norway, itslearning has grown to become the leading European Learning Platform provider. We are here to empower teachers and help students reach their potential. Today, we help millions of people around the world improve learning outcomes at all levels of education. Headquartered in Bergen, Norway, itslearning has 8 offices across Europe with 150 employees and customers in 26 countries.
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In 2019, itslearning became a part of Sanoma Group (FI). With Sanoma’s strong financial backing and long-term focus, itslearning has strengthened its position for further development and growth in Europe. 

We are currently looking for a…

Product owner Mobile apps

… to join our educational family!

Key job responsibilities
As Product Owner for Mobile, you will provide leadership and competence around the design, build, and roll-out of our native mobile apps. You own the ongoing mobile strategy of itslearning and manage the direction of our future app development. An important matter is to ensure the quality and adaption of highly rated apps for differing mobile platforms.

Effective collaboration is key. You will create great user stories for our team, so they can develop with clear goals and success criteria and deliver real benefits to our users. Together with our marketing and sales teams, you contribute to the development of a go-to-market plan and how to communicate our app strategy, roadmap and benefits of our offerings.

It is the product owner’s responsibility to ensure that the funding set aside for developing native apps are used effectively and that investments are in line with the current budget.

You will also manage any outsourcing to external specialists/vendors for app-design or app-development and help insource roles or competence were necessarily.

You will be joining an international team of product professionals all working towards making itslearning the best Learning Management System.

Job requirements

  • A deep understanding of the mobile apps and meeting end-user needs
  • Experience of product management for mobile apps
  • Very good understanding of the educational sector
  • Experience with project management and agile software development.  
  • The ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.  
  • The ability to meet rigorous deadlines

Personal skills

  • A bachelor’s degree in Technology or similar relevant education
  • Experience in working with a global team remotely and in person 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English. We are a global company and English is our language of business.  
  • Passionate about education, teaching and learning.  


Product owner Mobile apps

For questions about the vacancy, please reach out to Steven Threadgold (Product Team Lead) via

Your Application

To announce your interest in the vacancy, please share your motivation letter and CV with Tonje Nilsen (HR Business Partner) via

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