General Manager, MLH Fellowship

  • Fellowship
  • New York, United States

General Manager, MLH Fellowship

Job description

Major League Hacking (MLH) is rethinking technical education for the modern world. Now that every company is a technology company, we need faster and more effective ways to train the talent that everyone depends on. Our unique hands-on, community-driven approach has helped more than 500,000 technologists worldwide launch their careers and stay up-to-date with the latest trends. If you're passionate about technology, education, and the future of work – this is the place for you!

Role Overview:

The MLH Fellowship is an educational internship alternative, where MLH Fellows have the opportunity to collaborate on software with mentorship of professional software engineers. We truly believe that this program can change the face of technology education and hiring, helping computer science students learn the skills that they’re not getting in the classroom, but are necessary to join the workforce.

As the General Manager of the MLH Fellowship product line, you’ll oversee staff and be responsible for the output in four major functional areas:

  1. Admissions
  2. Operations
  3. Program Experience
  4. Customer Success

This is a key leadership role in a fast-growing startup reporting directly to the CEO & Co-Founder.


  • Business Management: Manage the Fellowship P&L and budget. Track and report on KPIs and strategic goals.
  • People Management: Build and lead the Fellowship team, including hiring, talent development, and retention.
  • Oversee Operations: Ensure that the promises that we’ve made to our fellows, staff, and enterprise customers are being fulfilled at MLH’s standard of excellence.
  • Customer Retention & Growth: Build relationships with our customers and grow their accounts over time.
  • Business Development Support: Partner with our business development team to build relationships with new customers and win their business.
  • Strategy: Continue to refine and develop the Fellowship product. Help it continue to grow.
  • Product Development: Continue to build and experiment with the Fellowship product line. Observe Fellow and Partner needs and adapt the product to better help meet them and grow.


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Medical, dental, vision benefits and 401K
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Ability to work from home 2x per week
  • Weekly team lunches
  • Travel opportunities

About Major League Hacking (MLH):

Major League Hacking (MLH) is rethinking technical education for the modern world. MLH has become the default destination for top tech talent to gain hands-on experience, build their professional networks, and ultimately level up their careers. In 2020 alone, more than 120,000 technologists joined the MLH community at 1,400 MLH-powered hackathons, workshops, and fellowships worldwide.

  • We’re a team of 30 full-time people with offices in New York City and Bangalore/Delhi.
  • Our co-founders, Swift and Jon, were recognized for their work in education by Forbes in the 2017 30 Under 30 list.
  • We work with some of the top technology brands like Dell, Oculus, and Amazon to help them reach our community and get the latest and greatest tools into their hands.
  • We have a group of world-class investors focused on technology and impacting technical education including General Catalyst, Alexis Ohanian (Reddit), Jeff Lawson (Twilio), Rethink Education, Jobs for the Future, and Reach Capital.
  • We are a mission driven B Corp, committed to responsibly serving the world and our community.


  • Proven leadership & management experience overseeing a team with multiple functions
  • Experience working with executive-level clients at large companies
  • Experience managing a P&L and/or large annual budget
  • Experience with technical talent related products or initiatives
  • Bonus: Technical background (knows how to code)