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Platform Product Manager - Roku

22261

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90069

Technology
Los Angeles
Full-Time

*This is a 100% remote job opportunity*

 

Pluto TV, a Paramount Global company, is the leading free streaming television service in America,  delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks,  movie studios,  publishers,  and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile,  web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news,  TV shows,  movies,  sports,  lifestyle,  and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood,  Pluto TV has offices in New York,  Silicon Valley,  Chicago and Berlin.

 

Pluto TV is free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) and is focused on developing and optimizing platform features which engage and delight our users around the world. Pluto TV is looking for a Platform Product Manager to develop video functionality and experiences on the Pluto platform for VOD and Linear TV at scale. The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of streaming platforms like Android/Fire TV, Roku, Apple iOS/tvOS or CTVs.

 

As a Platform Product Manager, you’ll be joining our Client Platform team focused on working with a cross-functional agile team and internal partners to develop user experiences, grow key critical metrics such as Monthly Active Users (MAUs), Total Viewing Minutes (TVMs) and help drive revenue generation by supporting the development of advertising products. You’ll manage the product intake and launch process, oversee and manage daily scrum meetings, drive your team’s quarterly roadmap and planning process, work with UX to optimize design for the platform, write user stories and tasks, and maintain and prioritize a JIRA backlog to drive features to completion. This role will offer significant value to the organization by improving the power of the streaming platform to support the many products and services that are built upon the platform and apps. This role requires executional skill and a proficiency in balancing multiple priorities that will strengthen the stability, performance, and capabilities of our platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Define, deliver, and measure progress against OKRs in your domain in service of the larger organizational and company-wide OKRs!
  • Serve as the customer voice in development ceremonies
  • Partner with stakeholders while serving as the platform/product evangelist for the products within your domain
  • Own product KPIs. Measure and improve upon QoS / QoE metrics
  • Negotiate priority, dependency/sequence considerations, and scope of delivery while optimizing business value
  • Work as a servant-leader within the team, using leadership skills to foster healthy and productive working relationships within your teams

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in software product management in a complex technical environment
  • 3+years experience and knowledge in Agile software development ideally focused on B2C applications

Additional Qualifications:

  • Adept with software development teams to remove cross-team dependencies, with validated experience driving those teams to higher levels of productivity and efficiency
  • Experience balancing priorities, driving partner reporting, and interfacing between a technical team and business partners
  • Solid understanding of data, and ability to communicate with others, proficient in the language of data
  • Experience using data to drive important business decisions

Preferences:

  • Working knowledge of streaming technologies
  • CTV/VOD/OTT experience and domain knowledge

 

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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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