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Senior Technical Product Manager

17539

New York, NY, US, 10036

Technology
New York
Full-Time
Hybrid

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.

 

Paramount is a global leader in premium streaming services with premiere content across CBS, Showtime, BET,  MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Smithsonian, Paramount Pictures and Epix. As a member of the Paramount+ product team, you’ll build a world-class product experience across different international markets, all while putting customers first -- using data, market research, and user research to improve our products and grow the business


As a Senior Technical Product Manager on our Core Platform team, you will partner with our engineers to identify, assess, and prioritize opportunities and feature sets that will delight our customers. You will execute on that vision with features developed in market, and ensure end-to-end quality. In this role you will be on the bleeding edge of technology and positioned to shape the platform strategy and overall performance of Paramount+. This role reports to the Director of Core Platforms & Expansion. We are open to a 100% remote work location.

 

Your Day-to-Day:
-Be the voice of the customer.
-Lead weekly meetings–set agendas, provide recaps and identify action items tied to key initiatives.
-Translate vision, strategy, and roadmap into product definition, epics, and stories that can be communicated to engineering, QA and other cross-functional stakeholders.
-Take ownership over the quality of experience and deliver based on customer feedback.
-Operate both independently and as part of a broader team; juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results-oriented environment.
-Interpret usage data and develop reports and presentations analyzing product usage.
-Actively participate in efforts to optimize and grow the Paramount+ subscription service & expand the footprint of available devices to stream on.
-Think like a user, building features and tools to discover the best content we offer in an easy, intuitive way.
-Find user pain points which may occur while using Paramount+ and come up with innovative solutions to resolve those issues.  

 

Qualities :
-A love for entertainment and a passion for streaming
-Desire to grow and shape an industry
-Experience working on consumer facing products
-Keen eye and attention to detail
-Excellent communication skills to all levels of the organization 
-Organizational skills to deliver projects from inception to launch
-Ability to analyze opportunities presented, gain internal buy-in, and prioritize for execution

 

Experience:

  • 4+ years product experience building and delivering successful products, services and capabilities
  • Experience solving problems in an ambiguous environment with constant change
  • Ability to analyze opportunities presented, gain internal buy-in, and prioritize for execution
  • Planning acumen, with ability to break down work and define an MVP, as well as subsequent iterations
  • Proven ability to deliver high-quality features that improve the customers' experience and achieve business goals
  • Collaborative spirit with key organizational areas: PMO, Product, Engineering, Marketing, Analytics, Customer Service and others

 

Preferred Skills: 

  • Bachelor's degree in business, technology, computer science, media or relevant fields 
  • History with International web & applications / D2C subscription of premium services
  • Experience with consumer-facing video streaming experiences including media-centric information architecture
  • Experience working with different teams to develop a cross company collaborative tool or product
     

 

 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.

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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