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ViacomCBS Senior Product Manager, CBS All Access in Burbank, California

REF#: 36637

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound.

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DESCRIPTION:

Division Overview:

CBS Interactive is looking for a senior product manager to join the CBS All Access team. CBS All Access is a fast-growing streaming platform, offering services across web, mobile, and OTT devices. This is a tremendous opportunity to join a rapidly growing field with a talented, innovative, collaborative team that inspires and rewards cutting edge ideas, creativity and technical/operational expertise of our managers and employees.

Role Details:

This role will report to the Director of Product and work closely with stakeholders, designers, and engineers to define platform requirements; prioritize requirements based on business goals and platform KPIs; and deliver great experiences to our users.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Manage scrum team activities (grooming, planning, standups, story writing, and prioritization) for 2-3 scrum teams

  • Lead strategic discussions about their product

  • Develop and gets stakeholder buy in for their vision and roadmap

  • Clearly define feature requirements and business logic for the scrum team and design partners

  • Collaborate with developers, designers, and partners to implement and manage product releases; direct QA efforts; and to grow ongoing third party relationships

  • Set KPI-driven priorities for the scrum team and work to achieve the desired outcome

  • Use quantitative and qualitative data to become knowledgeable about the customer, their habits, and their needs

  • Align various stakeholders (marketing, operations, data tracking, etc.) on delivery scope and in preparation for launch

  • Support strategic discussions on the future direction of the product and user experience

  • Maintain a roadmap and regularly review with stakeholders and partners

  • Manage cross-functional relationships and work through competing priorities with ease

  • Operate both independently and as part of a broader team; juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results-oriented environment

  • Work to meet agreed upon time frames / target dates with the scrum team and PMO partners

  • Mentor and partner with your product colleagues

  • Additional other duties and responsibilities as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

You have:

  • 5+ years of experience in product management and directly managing multiple scrum teams, preferably working on mobile or Connected TV apps

  • Experience leading a scrum team and confident in independently managing a scrum team

  • Comfortable drafting detailed product requirements from user stories to Product Requirement Documents

  • Excellent communicator who is able to speak to team members of all levels

  • Passionate about user experience and mobile platforms

  • Comfortable analyzing data and presenting to stakeholders

  • Knowledgeable about tech and product best practices

  • Comfortable with Jira, Omniture, Tableau

  • Bachelor level degree or equivalent experience

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EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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