Professional experiences for any student
Paragon One connects students to employers at scale through industry-relevant projects called Remote Externships, thereby making it easy for students to build professional experiences. For enterprise customers who need to scale and engage their early talent pipeline, Paragon One’s platform saves companies like Facebook and HP time and money while helping them increase brand engagement and achieve DE&I targets. Over the past year, Paragon One has served over 1,200 students through remote externships while growing quarterly revenue 230% YoY. Paragon One was founded by a team out of MIT, is remote-first with offices in NYC & Beijing, and backed by YCombinator, Foundation Capital, University Ventures, Learn Capital, and Jason Calacanis.
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We are looking for a Student Success Manager with a passion for education and customer experience to provide world-class support to our students during their externship and implement tools, processes, ideas while helping scale the company to hundreds of thousands of students in the next 5 years.
Ideal candidates will have strong experience in customer success/customer experience (ideally at high-growth startups), great communication skills, and a constant desire to improve processes and better serve our customers.
We seek aspiring leaders who are passionate about solving extremely hard problems in the education-to-workforce movement.
Skills and Experience
https://www.forbes.com/sites/annaesakismith/2021/10/04/how-college-students-who-build-employability-can-win-the-race-to-land-internships/ https://www.paragonone.com/blog/thomas-heslop-pre-med-student-howard-university-venture-capital-remote-externship https://www.paragonone.com/blog/opportunity-network-remote-internships-summer-2020 https://education-reimagined.org/paragon-one/ https://www.paragonone.com/blog/facebook-partnered-with-a-startup-to-give-scores-of-diverse-students-remote-externships-this-summer-we-were-that-startup
Paragon One makes it easy for students to build professional experience with Remote Externships -- industry relevant projects that scale between companies and students. Paragon One’s platform saves companies time and money while helping them increase brand engagement and achieve DE&I targets. Unlike traditional recruiting or workforce platforms, Paragon One is turnkey – we do the heavy lifting of engaging more student talent at the top of the funnel so companies can focus on building. In 2021, Paragon One is reaching thousands of students and hosting remote externships for Facebook, PwC, Pfizer, National Geographic, HP, Snapchat, Cloudflare, and The Nature Conservancy.
Paragon One is backed by Y Combinator, Foundation Capital, Learn Capital, and University Ventures.