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(Remote) Technical Product Manager, Live Services Engineering

34362

New York, NY, US, 10036

Technology
New York
Full-Time
Hybrid

**This role fully-remote eligible**

 

About Us


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.

 

The right candidate

 

Interested in joining a brand-new team that is rapidly growing, solving problems, and improving tools? This may be the role for you!

We’re looking for an expert, dedicated and highly collaborative individual to help build forward-looking, intelligently-crafted systems that allow our team’s efforts to scale as business grows. Paramount+ Content Systems Product team members are responsible for the tools that power our streaming experiences. We ensure that Paramount+ can be operated efficiently as we grow with new subscribers globally. The solutions we’re working on are at the heart of how we deliver premium content to millions of people every day!

 

 

 

Day in the life

 

Ownership

 

  • Technical product owner for the infrastructure and services that power thousands of hours of live events feeding Paramount+ applications
  • Meet time frames and target dates with the scrum team and PMO partners

 

Collaboration

 

  • Work with the Live Streaming Operations & Engineering teams to build knowledge of existing live streaming-related systems and gain an understanding of needs from the larger team to translate them into practical projects and long-term roadmap
  • Build a positive relationship with Live Streaming Operations and Engineering; work together to determine solutions and ensure that the development team has all the information they need to successfully complete initiatives
  • Align various partners across product, technology & operations on delivery scope and in preparation for launches
  • Work across domains and external teams to ensure all requirements are captured and detailed in JIRA
  • Develop trust across teams and form relationships to ensure collaboration across groups; facilitate execution within a complex organizational environment

 

Product Management

 

  • 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

 

 

 

Required

  • 3+ years or comparable experience with product management for software development: proven competence in prioritizing against business value and balancing trade-offs, extensive experience with Agile development methodologies
  • Deep understanding of complex technical workflow systems and tools, including video-related workflows
  • Ability to define, prioritize and implement a product backlog across multiple systems and collaborators

 

 

Preferred

  • Strong interest in and understanding of the streaming media landscape
  • Live systems experience
  • Engineering and/or operations background highly preferred

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

 

Hiring Salary Range: $100,000.00 - 135,000.00. 

 

The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.   

 

https://www.paramount.com/careers/benefits

 

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.

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.paramount.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.


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