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Sr Technical Product Manager, Content Systems

33713

New York, NY, US, 10036

Other
New York
Full-Time
Fully Remote

Paramount+, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service from Paramount Global, combines live sports, breaking news, and a mountain of entertainment. The premium streaming service features an expansive library of original series, hit shows and popular movies across every genre from world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the streaming home to unmatched sports programming, including every CBS Sports event, from golf to football to basketball and more, plus exclusive streaming rights for major sports properties, including some of the world’s biggest and most popular soccer leagues. Paramount+ also enables subscribers to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. in addition to the ability to stream Paramount Streaming’s other live channels: CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.

 

Overview & Responsibilities:

This is a team that is passionate about solving problems and improving workflows and tools for the people we work with every day. The solutions we’re working on are important and are at the heart of how we deliver premium content to millions of people every day!

This role is focused on delivering on and contributing to the vision and roadmap for our Central Systems. You will work together with the Director, Product for Central Systems on the integration and implementation of tools across the content supply pipeline.

Participate in product management and development of Paramount+ Central Systems, which may include rights management, title management/metadata store, media asset management and avails management.

Collaborate with the Operations & Engineering teams to build knowledge of existing content supply-chain systems and gain an understanding of needs from the larger team in order to translate those needs into practical projects and long-term roadmap

Create a strong relationship with Video Operations, Content Operations, and Engineering; work together to determine solutions and ensure that the development teams have all the information they need to successfully complete initiatives!

When applicable, engage in scrum team activities (grooming, planning, standups, story writing, and prioritization).

Provide clear vision to support technical development including but not limited to: scope documentation, use cases, workflows, sequence diagrams, UML diagrams, etc.

Align various stakeholders across product, technology & operations on delivery scope and in preparation for launches.

Work to meet agreed upon time frames / target dates with the development teams and PMO partners.

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • 4+ years of experience in product management for software development, with demonstrated competence in prioritizing against business value and balancing trade-offs
  • Demonstrated passion for building workflow tools and supporting internal teams
  • Strong sense of standard methodologies for product management and have extensive experience with Agile development methodologies

Additional Qualifications:

 

  • Deep understanding with complex technical workflow systems and tools; engineering experience a plus
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to lead meetings and drive results
  • Strong curiosity about and understanding of the streaming media landscape
  • Able to form valuable relationships with people across functional groups in order to facilitate effective product development

 

 Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

 

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

 

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Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.


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