NBC Universal Program Manager, On Domain in New York, New York

Job Number 44052BR

Job Title Program Manager, On Domain

Business Segment Content Distribution

Sub-Business Content Distribution Digital

Posting Category Digital Media

About Us At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

Content Distribution Digital Products is responsible for driving consumption, monetization and brand presence for NBCUniversal programming across o/o and distributor digital products - set top box, TVE, dMVPDs

Country United States

State New York

City New York

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field or equivalent work experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years project management experience

  • Minimum 3 years hands on Agile Experience is a MUST

  • 3-5 years of experience with software/app development projects, using agile

  • Thorough knowledge of the software development lifecycle, QA and test methodologies and processes, and experience with one (or more) products through all phases of the software development life cycle.

  • Ability to accurately distinguish which issues, dependencies, and risks are critical, demonstrate flexibility when prioritizing those issues, and identify, develop, negotiate, and optimize solutions with the Team, internal and external consultants

  • Excellent communication, multitasking, and time management skills.

  • Excellent leadership, facilitation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work across functional lines and at many levels.

  • Strong conflict resolution, negotiation, and consensus-building skills.

  • Strong written & verbal presentation & communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate technical issues and solutions to all levels of business.

  • Ability to effectively share technical information.

  • Agile and Mobile iOS or Android experience is a must

  • Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and/or PMP highly desired

  • Flexibility and an ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment Eligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Must be willing to work in New York City, NY

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Willingness to travel, work nights and on weekends with short notice

Desired Characteristics

  • Self-starter with a proven track record of driving success with minimal guidance

  • Experience using industry standard development and management tools (JIRA & Confluence)

  • Background in media and entertainment industry

  • An attention to detail while reviewing project deliverables for completeness, quality, and compliance with established project requirements

  • Ability to understand customer needs and connect the dots from technology and services to product requirements

  • Ability to communicate technical concepts in layman terms

  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects based on a changing requirements

  • Ability to adapt to and initiate change in a fast pace & agile environment

  • Thorough knowledge of TV Everywhere or consumer facing app products

  • Experience in managing external contractors both on and/or offshore

  • Expertise in managing relationships and negotiating changes to commitments / requirements

  • Some technical background, with alacrity for design, marketing, sales, and business development in regards to understanding impact on project prioritization

  • Strong problem-solver who can thrive in complex environments

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