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Technical Project Manager, HTML5

35280

New York, NY, US, 10036

Technology
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:

 

We are looking for a Technical Project Manager / Scrum Master for the PMO team on Paramount’s software development teams. The ideal candidate keeps their eyes on the delivery goal while mentoring their teams and leading several distributed project teams from start to finish. We want someone who loves the Scrum Master role, embedded with up to 2 cross-functional scrum teams (allocated across the U.S and Europe), and can make things happen! This position knows what it takes to lead complex projects, involving multiple partners with a team of collaborators. Web/HTML5 domain knowledge and architecture is highly desirable!

 

Your Day to Day:

 

  • Lead the multiple scrum teams throughout the whole software development lifecycle
  • Scrum Master of software development cross-functional teams, comprising of onsite / offsite engineers, QA, and an engineering manager
  • Handle releases across several teams by tracking fix versions in Jira and working with technical leads for deployments
  • Collaborate with Engineering Core engineers and various partners to prioritize and coordinate development efforts to deliver on schedule
  • Mentor, facilitate and maintain a steady and beneficial Agile process methodologies for the teams, driving process and clarity
  • Communicate with the business around teams velocity and projects health while supporting the PMO in reporting on all teams' status
  • Prepare and lead project plans, documentation, risk mitigation and resource management as needed for cross-team initiatives and large projects/programs
  • Resolve urgent issues and remove impediments for the team
  • Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • 4+ years multi-project management experience in a technical (SDLC) environment
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Scrum Master certification with deep understanding of all things Agile (Scrum, Kanban and other methodologies)
  • Experience working in Web Applications and OTT development teams in technologies such as HTML, CSS, JS, PHP
  • Deep knowledge of agile and traditional frameworks
  • Extensive experience roadmapping, planning, gantt as well as fostering iterative processes and feedback milestones in the SDLC
  • Experience with Bitbucket, GitHub and Jenkins
  • Proficiency in tools: Jira, Confluence, Google Suite, Slack
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate ideas in a fast-paced creative environment
  • Knowledge of advertising concepts (traditional and/or online)
  • Knowledge of responsive design experience on Mobile, Desktop and Large TV screens
  • Moderate to high proficiency with standard development software
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Additional Qualifications:

 

  • SAFe Agilist certification in addition to ScrumMaster
  • Strong Admin JIRA user
  • Experience with Content Management Systems, Subscription or Membership sites, Publishing

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

 

Hiring Salary Range: $100,000.00 - 125,000.00. 

 

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. This position is bonus eligible.  

 

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.

 

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