9 hours
2017-11-172017-12-16

Product Manager, Digital Media Supply Chain

Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • Job Code
    35273BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Product Manager, Digital Media Supply Chain

Jobid 23768-377117

Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 07632, USA

Description **Job Number** 35273BR

**Job Title** Product Manager, Digital Media Supply Chain

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** Global Media Operations

**Posting Category** Digital Media

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.



The Global Media Operations (GMO) team provides order management and workflow tools and services to organizations throughout NBCUniversal including Universal Pictures Group, NBC News, NBC Sports, USA Network, SyFy, Bravo, Saturday Night Live, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and local TV stations.



As part of the GMO organization, the Product team is responsible for developing, maintaining, and supporting the tools for the automation of streaming tasks, encoding tasks, and the archiving/retrieval of stored media; assisting with support of existing proprietary products, third party applications, media server infrastructure and researching new tools and standards for our business.



As a Product Manager, you will report directly to the Product Owner, and will help drive product roadmaps, develop and manage project plans, enhance existing workflows, identify process improvements, provide strategic recommendations, lead cross functional technical and operations teams to design, build, and launch new products to deliver content across multiple consumer experiences and devices.

**Country** United States

**State** New Jersey

**City** Englewood Cliffs

**Responsibilities**

+ Oversee product roadmaps, with an emphasis on features that make tools friendlier, more automated and deeply integrated with Broadcast Operations workflows

+ Identify solutions, product requirements and execute on critical initiatives for content supply chain, from order management to fulfillment and delivery to Broadcast, STB, MVPDs, OVDs, SVOD and TVE partners

+ Scope and collect customer requirements, provide guidance on best practices and apply technology and product knowledge to address customer needs

+ Develop specs and requirements for enterprise level broadcast workflow and media management products

+ Create user stories and ensure the integrity of builds prior to launch

+ Manage development team efforts, sprint planning, testing and product rollout

+ Project manage system and solution rollouts and define processes for ongoing operational support

+ Collaborate with cross-functional business leaders, partners, technology stakeholders in running POCs and demonstrating value of proposed workflows and technical solutions

+ Lead cross-functional teams and serve as key communication contact with external partners in the assessment, development, integration, and delivery of new interactive applications and platform enhancements

+ Responsible for product stability – primary lead on engagement/escalation for support teams and influential on enabling a sustainable infrastructure by presenting the operational growth

**Qualifications/Requirements**

+ Minimum 2 year experience in a role demonstrating strong technical, quantitative, or analytical skills

+ Minimum 2 years experience in a role exhibiting excellent written and oral communications, effective interpersonal skills, project management, and strong formal presentation abilities

+ Minimum 2 years hands-on experience with emerging media technology products and project management

+ Minimum 2 years experience in product development, including requirements analysis, specification development, user design, and implementation

+ Experience in enabling customer workflows and operations

+ Experience managing large, complex initiatives to on-time completion in large matrixed organizations

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Experience with video content management systems and work order management systems.

+ Experience with digital media concepts: encoding, transcoding, streaming, media formats, media transfer technologies, etc

+ Passion for new media distribution and keeping up to date with emerging platforms & the latest technology trends

+ Experience within Technical Operations, Broadcast Engineering or Information Technology with proven success in a variety of process improvement and software disciplines

+ Excellent leadership, team management, relationship building, and interpersonal skills

+ Understanding of Agile development methodology and actual experience writing detailed functional and technical design specifications

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



Categories

  • Information Technology
  • Digital

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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