(Remote) Program Manager - Core


New York, NY, US, 10036 Burbank, CA, US, 91505 New York, NY, US, 10036

New York



**This role is 100% remote**


We are the PMO for Paramount+, which highlights unparalleled insight into transforming Agile Teams at Scale. Our program managers, release managers, project managers, and scrum masters bring passion to iterative delivery and process while keeping our eyes on the goal and motivating one another to do the same!


Role Details


Our team is seeking a highly motivated Program Manager that will contribute to the success of our Program Delivery team. This person will work closely with our Core/Foundation Platform Teams and lead the success for architectural initiatives. Our ideal candidate will play a vital part in partnering with our Release Train Engineers and lead our complex cross-functional and global programs across several Global scrum teams. For this role knowing what it takes to manage large and complex programs will be vital.



Your Day-to-Day

  • Point of contact for Program and Delivery for core initiatives
  • Coordinate & facilitate program-level agile ceremonies for a globally dispersed set of scrum teams with peers in the West Coast, East Coast, and Europe.
  • Contribute and run the PI Planning logistics, lead-up, quarterly event, and outcomes.
  • Guide projects and objectives to deliver against aggressive timelines, partnering with scrum masters, product owners, and engineering to ensure successful delivery against PI commitments and complex projects.
  • Develop and manage projects/programs, documentation, risk mitigation, cross-team initiatives, and act as the liaison between cross-functional teams to drive end-to-end development of products to market.
  • Partner with other PMs within the PMO to develop agile scrum, scaled agile, and other efficiency methodologies throughout the organization.


Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of Scrum Master or Project/Program Manager experience, leading multiple Scrum teams and large, complex deliveries with a deep understanding of all things Agile.
  • Proficiency and a solid understanding of SDLC.
  • Experience working in Web and Mobile Applications development teams in technologies such as HTML, CSS, JS, PHP, IOS, and ANDROID.
  • High proficiency with Jira, Confluence, Project Plans, Structure, Advanced Roadmaps.


Additional Qualifications

  • SAFe Agilist certification in addition to ScrumMaster.
  • Experience in direct-to-consumer entertainment, media products, and/or projects within Mobile, Desktop, OTT, and Smart TV screens and their backend architectures.
  • A proactive, efficient, and resourceful approach and ability to thrive in a creative and fast paced environment.
  • This role will be working with Global teams, so will need to align with East Coast, West Coast & Central Europe.


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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.





Hiring Salary Range: $105,000.00 - 145,000.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York, 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.   




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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