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Project Manager, Ad. Tech. /Streaming Platform


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.


Overview & Responsibilities

Project Manager | Ad Platform

We are looking for a skilled Project Manager to help drive project delivery and handle operational processes for our ViacomCBS Ad Platform team. As a successful candidate, you are highly organized and able to simultaneously run multiple initiatives of varying complexity, prioritizing the work of your teams appropriately. You have superb communication skills and exhibit the ability to proactively identify and solve issues!

•    As a Project Manager, you will be assigned to a servant-leadership position among our teams of engineers, data scientists, and product managers.
•    In this role, you must be able to identify and mitigate risks and dependencies, as well as call out impediments to key deliverables to management in a proactive manner.
•    You will also be responsible for maintaining lines of communication with numerous development and business operations teams.
•    Manage projects and team processes to ensure timely feature delivery.
•    Ensure project and product documentation is optimized and updated on a regular basis. 
•    Understand and evangelize the goals and objectives of the Ad Platform team.
•    Full Project life cycle ownership: Successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment for one major or several minor initiatives simultaneously!

Basic Qualifications

•    Servant-leader to Ad Platform engineering teams, demonstrating project management and Agile principles tailored to teams’ needs and assignments.
•    A basic understanding of Ad Tech is required.

Additional Qualifications

•    Ability to communicate and collaborate with fellow project managers to collect, coordinate and deliver dependencies across VCBS teams and business units.
•    This role requires strong task management skills, familiarity with Agile practices, and able to work and communicate with numerous business units across the Company.
•    Proficiency in Atlassian project management software (JIRA and Confluence) desirable.

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, 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. ViacomCBS 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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ViacomCBS 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, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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