Junior Product Manager - Media Content in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/23/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client's Streaming Group is looking for a freelance Junior Product Manager to join the Content Systems & Services team.  The Junior Product Manager will support core functions of our client's Content and Experience Management System (CMS) that powers all owned-and-operated products globally: websites, apps and emerging platforms.  The position requires a strong passion for building products and tools with the ability to collaborate with global matrixed teams to deliver results. You will ensure features and enhancements are aligned with client's key objectives while working to make our users' day more efficient and delightful.

We can facilitate w2 and corp-to-corp consultants. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Product to manage a backlog of user stories to deliver features, enhancements and fixes most critical to meeting our business, product and team goals.
  • Effectively collaborate with engineering and design teams, as well as various internal stakeholders, to plan and coordinate development and pre-launch activities.
  • Ensure that all processes, features, enhancements and fixes are documented thoroughly and maintained for quality.
  • Liaise with Product, Engineering, and Operations teams to triage and resolve CMS bug reports quickly and efficiently.
  • Serve as a Product expert and CMS advocate for internal teams and stakeholders across all lines of business.

Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of experience in Product Management, ideally in technology or related field.
  • Experience working within a media company is strongly desired, particularly with experience in managing photo/video assets and metadata.
  • Knowledge across the landscape of digital streaming media products.
  • The Junior Product Manager must have the ability to:
    • Build strong working relationships with engineers, business analysts, designers, stakeholders and other teams across the organization.
    • Make data driven decisions based on user research and technical analysis.
    • Organize and write product documentation tailored to various audiences.
    • Deal with uncertainty and changes in plans or approach.
    • Identify and articulate risks to a project or feature and work with Product   teams on next  steps.
    • Discover, and passionately fulfil the needs of the users with strong product   intuition and  UX design sensibilities.
    • Accommodate meetings with our global peers in other time zones –   particularly Europe.

Job ID: 360631

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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