DISH Technical Product Manager in Englewood, Colorado
Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more.
For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the US Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.
Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.
Opportunity is here. We are Sling.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Dynamic Ad Insertion team building next generation Video advertising platform that facilitates to efficiently maximize exposure to desired audiences across DISH and Sling TV.
We are looking for a Technical Product Manager who can own the end-to-end product lifecycle of Dynamic Ad Insertion(DAI), who is passionate about understanding customers' needs, can drive continuous advancements and improvements within team, is great at solving problems, can build trust and relationships with different stakeholders (e.g., Engineering, Product Development, Operations, Analytics), is comfortable addressing and resolving ambiguity, is continually pushing yourself and those around you to improve
And build high-performance development teams.
Technical Product Manager: Skills - Experience and Requirements
Own functional aspects of product suite
Focus on customer experience & constant value generation by product improvement and scaling using / creating AI/ML solutions
Serve as a product evangelist and subject matter expert to the technical software development team.
Communicating with and presenting for a wide array of audiences, including executives, about product vision, product roadmap, and key product initiatives
Understanding customers’ needs and translate to technical requirements for Engineering team to deliver the best solutions efficiently and effectively
Uncover and understand leadership goals / objectives and translate them into Team OKRs that could be accomplished within a quarter (Quarterly Planning).
Work with development team(s), including engineers, architects, TA engineers, systems, and operations to break-down OKRs in small workable stories (Including definition of success criteria).
Ensure requirements (Stories) are fully understood by development team and create an implementation plan by distributing stories in sprints that matches expectations. The plan must be aligned with team’s OKRs and leadership OKRs
Work with development team to deliver features as planned, track and review progress made on OKRs
Foresee risk and impediments and help development team by removing them or putting mitigation plan
Demonstrate accomplishments with working software and/or supporting artifacts to stakeholders
Drive improvement in product quality by implementing automation in player release and backend software validation, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment pipeline, and responding to incidents occurred in production
Coordinate feature development and release management with venders and consultants / contractors
Work with Sling Systems and Operations to support SRE & DevOps activities
You would be considered a great fit for this role if you have the following:
5+ years of experience in working in agile methodology
5+ years of product management experience with high-quality and large-scale services including customer analysis, product development and delivery, KPI management, operational management and roadmap development
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business or a related field, or equivalent experience
Great verbal and written communication to executives and ability to work effectively on shared projects across other Sling teams
Strong understanding of how to build successful end-to-end customer experience products and services
Ability to lead, drive consensus and deliver in a matrix organization with multiple stakeholders
A positive attitude, with outstanding creative thinking and problem-solving skills
Analytical mindset and proficiency in using data to drive product decisions
These qualifications would make you stand out among other applicants:
Prior experience in DAI and Analytics
Driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA
Work independently in a high pressure environment with all levels of leadership and exercise sound judgment where clear guidelines may not exist
Product innovation experience
Compensation: $114,885.00/Yr. - $181,390.00/Yr.
From versatile health perks to new career opportunities, check out our benefits on our careers website (https://careers.dish.com/life/investing-in-you/) .
Employment is contingent on Successful completion of a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test.