Careers/Human Resources Manager
Human Resources

Human Resources Manager


Position TypeFull-Time Employee
LocationAeries HQ in Orange, CA

Your Position

Aeries Software, Inc., is unable to sponsor, or take over sponsorship of, employment visas at this time.

We’re looking for a determined, diplomatic, experienced, knowledgeable, and personable Manager of Human Resources to join a dynamic team that is ushering in a new era at Aeries. The Manager of Human Resources will align Aeries’ people, culture, business needs, and mission by evolving and maintaining an infrastructure of practices and policies that motivates and builds the capacity of Aeries’ workforce so they continue to exceed our customers’ expectations. 

All About Aeries

Aeries is a student information system (SIS) that serves millions of users across California and Texas. Our mission is to deliver data-driven, intuitive, and innovative solutions that empower communities to advance student success. Our vision at Aeries is to build a world where data empowers educators. We believe strongly in the supporting role of technology in education, but recognize that there’s no replacement for the wisdom and determination of the real people supporting students’ academic successes every day. That’s why our goal is to build tools that allow educators to focus on what they do best: educating.

Aeries is a successful family-owned and operated SIS company that prioritizes quality of life, user experience, and long-term successes of those we serve. We build strong, lasting, meaningful relationships with our customers and our team members.

All About You

You have a genuine passion for the Aeries mission and a drive to serve. You are a thoughtful leader and a thought leader. You embrace a journey of continuous organizational, team, and personal improvement. You easily navigate situations and dynamics that would cause anxiety to others and can counsel others to do the same. You are uncompromising in upholding compliance but compromising and compassionate in your resolutions. You can identify and address the crux of complex problems and have the confidence to disrupt existing structures and systems if it means bettering, and protecting, the company as a whole. You are charming, warm, tactful, tenacious, open-minded, and you maintain your composure regardless of the situation. You execute your work with a combination of knowledge, experience, and a smart sense of humor. Depending on what a given scenario calls for, you can be a bridge or a dam.

Your Superpowers

  • Fostering a dynamic culture where compliance and high performance co-exist and support each other
  • Designing and managing HR training, professional development, and employee welfare and relations activities
  • Serving as a subject matter expert on Human Resources related matters
  • Facilitating accountability to Aeries’ policies and standards
  • Creating and maintaining a collaborative work environment
  • Aligning policies, procedures and practices with Aeries’ mission and objectives
  • Leading through coaching, mentoring, training, and counseling
  • Organizing people, processes, and information to ensure goals are exceeded
  • Clear, concise, and effective written and verbal communications
  • Project, time, and stress management
  • Maintaining human resources related records and data in compliance with regulations,  Aeries’ policies, and best practices
  • Prioritizing, problem solving, collaboration, and multitasking

Your Experience & Skills

  • 5+ years of human resources leadership
  • 3+ years employee relations
  • 3+ years professional development, training or organizational development 
  • 3+ years of managing payroll, benefits, retirement packages, PTO, worker’s compensation
  • Facilitating and supporting a remote workforce
  • Experience collaborating with multi-functional, high-performing teams and navigating a family owned and operated organization
  • Demonstrated conflict management skills
  • Human Resources certifications
  • MS Office Suite
  • Slack, Confluence, various HRIS platforms 
  • Project management certification is a plus
  • Bachelors or equivalent work experience required

All About the Job

As the Manager of Human Resources, you will be responsible for ensuring that Aeries provides a mind-blowing employee experience for all of our folks, while ensuring Aeries complies with the law and optimally leverages its people to provide NextGen SIS services to our customers. 

Your Mission, if you choose to accept it:

  1. Ensure Aeries complies with all relevant human resource related laws, regulations, and best practices.
  2. Evolve, propagate, and maintain internal policies, procedures and practices that protect both the Aeries workforce and the Aeries corporate entity.
  3. Develop training and professional development that help tighten the alignment between employee capacities and interests, and Aeries’ needs.
  4. Craft a cadence and practice of performance evaluations for all levels, and ensure management is empowered to make those evaluations meaningful to each employee and Aeries.
  5. Enforce all corporate policies.
  6. Analyze relevant data and information to act on trends, needs, and opportunities related to human resources.
  7. Develop and memorialize human resources and professional development best practices.
  8. Manage recruiting and evaluation of candidates for jobs within Aeries.
  9. Mitigate and resolve conflicts.
  10. Report to the Executive Director of Operations.


  • Our HQ in Orange, California. Aeries is willing to make this role primarily remote for the right candidate.


  • $85,000-110,000 annual salary, based on experience and skills 
  • Semi-annual and annual bonuses awarded for exceptional performance
  • Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, 401K, generous PTO, fun people and atmosphere


Throw your name in the hat by sending your resume and an expression of interest to by January 6, 2022 at 5 PM PST. 

Aeries' Integrity

Aeries Software provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.