Student Product Strategist

Part-Time Intern

ChitChat ( is a simple, real-time messaging app that lets you know when your friends are online so you can join their chats and crash in on the conversation. We believe digital communication doesn’t have to lack presence. With ChitChat, communication is live and chats are spontaneous. Just like real life.

ChitChat is looking for motivated high school students to participate in our Student Product Strategist Program. Student Product Strategists will perform a variety of tasks giving them a unique view into a Silicon Valley startup and product creation. The goals of the SPS Program are to reach new students on the high school level, excite them about the ChitChat brand, and compile their app feedback. Completion of the Product Strategist Program allows high school students to not only earn some money, but also gain experience in various fields like:

- Product Marketing
- Product Management
- User Research
- User Experience
- Communications/PR
- Experiential Marketing
- Entrepreneurship

You will:
Become a Product and Brand Expert
- Drive awareness of ChitChat in new and creative ways that integrate smoothly with students’ daily lives
- Be a ChitChat ambassador at all times and drive positive word of mouth about the product and brand
- Conduct surveys and compile feedback relating to app features that would improve the ChitChat experience and increase retention with students at your school
Represent ChitChat - embracing the fun, authentic, and spontaneous brand personality
- Spot trends and identify opportunities to integrate the ChitChat brand into student groups and activities
- Build and execute innovative marketing plans that engage students and showcase the spontaneous, authentic ChitChat brand
- Establish and maintain relationships with high school club, sports, and organization leaders
Support our Engineering Team
- Beta test new versions of the app before the general public
- Report bugs or problems you or other students are having
Be a Team Player
- Report all activities to your Student Product Strategist manager
- Share ideas and collaborate with other SPS’s from around the world
- Pay attention to the details

You Are:

    • A High School Student currently attending a public or private High School
    • Age 14+ and, if under 18, able to obtain a work permit if needed in your State
    • Interested in entrepreneurship, marketing, and technology products
    • Charismatic and outgoing, with the ability to work with various groups and organizations
    • Immersed in student life with a thorough understanding of your school’s activities and hot-spots inside and outside of school hours
    • Connected with a variety of influential groups and individuals at your school
    • A creative thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit
    • Responsible and self-motivated, with the ability to manage part-time work AND maintain stellar grades
    • Demonstrated experience with digital media
    • Strong written and verbal communication
    • Great time management skills
    • Passionate about new forms of digital communication

The Details:

    • This is a part-time, remote-work position for a company headquartered in San Francisco, CA
    • 5-10 hours of work/week for 6 weeks
    • Performance-based bonus incentives