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Sr Program Manager

7273

New York, NY, US, 10019

Technology
New York
Full-Time

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI) owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS, and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple®, Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku®, Samsung Smart TVs and Xbox One.

 

As a Program Manager on the Product team, you will drive the execution of projects that support Showtime’s business goals for both the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service and Showtime Anytime, our TV Everywhere service.

Because our apps are available across a large number of platforms (iOS, tvOS, web, Roku, Android mobile, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV and many others), projects you’ll work on here will likely be multi-faceted (and, as a result, quite interesting), and you’ll interact with lots of different team members, internal stakeholders, device partners, developers, product owners and QA testers in pursuit of delivering high-quality, timely products and features.

 

Overview & Responsibilities:

 

As a Program Manager on the Product team, you will drive the execution of projects that support Showtime’s business goals for both the SHOWTIME stand-alone streaming service and Showtime Anytime, our TV Everywhere service.

Because our apps are available across a large number of platforms (iOS, tvOS, web, Roku, Android mobile, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV and many others), projects you’ll work on here will likely be multi-faceted (and, as a result, quite interesting), and you’ll interact with lots of different teams, device partners, developers, product owners and QA testers in pursuit of delivering high-quality, timely products and features.

 

  • Own overall project communication and coordination; ensure that all project goals and tasks are documented, well communicated, understood and eventually, completed.
  • Develop project plans for key projects using appropriate planning techniques that track progress of critical business objectives. Highlight and drive the resolution of risks surfaced by such plans
  • Monitor, communicate and crush project risks and roadblocks.
  • Drive discussion when conflicts arise and work with the team on alternatives or different approaches.
  • Assist with overall resource planning and project roadmap schedule
  • Review business, functional and technical requirements for completeness and identify gaps, as needed.
  • Recommend and implement process changes as necessary

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3 years of program management experience in the digital media industry, preferably with video-based experiences and products launched on a variety of platforms including web, mobile and streaming devices (Roku, FireTV, tvOS)
  • 3 years of management experience bringing medium to large-scale complex projects through the full software development process using Agile methodologies.
  • 3 plus years of proven experience in planning, risk management and program management

Additional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field a plus, but not required.
  • Related business certifications are welcome.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Must have experience leading and negotiating with partner, vendors and development shops.
  • Must be technically proficient
  • Knowledge of Jira/Confluence a plus.


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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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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City