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VP, Product Management

Disney. - New York City, NY

BAMTECH Media is looking for an exceptional product leader to become our VP, Product Management for our strategic partnership with the National Hockey League. This individual will execute on hockey’s digital product roadmap across NHL.com, the NHL app and NHL.TV. The Vice President, Product Management will report to BAMTECH’s SVP and General Manager, Hockey. This individual will work closely with NHL executives and BAMTECH leadership across engineering, product, analytics, sponsorship, business development, marketing, operations, PR and finance. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, collaborative, creative and organized with demonstrated leadership success in digital product management. Hockey fandom strongly preferred, must have a passion for sports.

Responsibilities :

Manage a team of highly skilled product managers with a passionate commitment to the National Hockey League’s digital products

Lead the NHL product development process from ideation and scoping to execution and launch across all distribution platforms

Perform against key product metrics without exception. Meet deadlines with enthusiasm and confidence. Proactively mitigate risks with creative, strategic solutions

Evangelize NHL’s product roadmap deliverables to NHL leadership, BAMTECH leadership the NHL’s 31 teams and hockey fans worldwide

Mentor and develop BAMTECH’s hockey product management team in partnership with GM, Hockey

Basic Qualifications :

10 years of product management experience with a track record of building consumer products at scale

5 years of experience of management / building teams

Expertise in agile methodologies and the full software lifecycle: application development (application structure, device and operating system APIs, debugging, performance, security) and deployment

Expertise in product management best practices including techniques for identifying customer needs, hypothesis-driven roadmaps, AB testing and data analysis

Deep understanding of video streaming technology, internet / mobile economics and connecting user behaviors to business outcomes

Experience leading engineering teams is a plus

Exceptional critical thinker, effective communicator and influencer across business and technology functions, ability and willingness to listen to all stakeholders and direct reports, relationship driven leader, organized and focused

Willingness to be flexible, positive and extremely hard working

Company Overview :

BAMTECH is a streaming technology joint venture between The Walt Disney Company, Major League Baseball Advanced Media, and the National Hockey League. BAMTECH handles streaming for numerous partners, some of which include, HBO, MLB, NHL, Eurosport, ESPN, and World Wrestling Entertainment.

Fans demand access to content on their own terms on any device, anytime, anywhere. We are those fans. As a result, the BAMTECH Media team helped pioneer live event streaming over the Internet in 2002 for Major League Baseball. The passion to improve that experience led to many impressive firsts: the first 720p or “HD Ready” stream, the consecutive record for concurrent streams and the first stream in 8K ultra HD. Today, BAMTECH has a proven, scalable platform that powers direct-to-consumer applications for leading entertainment brands; and is now a major player in sports and eSports rights acquisition.

Job ID:

518022BR

Location:

New York,New York

Job Posting Company:

The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)

6 days 21 hours ago

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VP, Product Management Disney. - New York City, NY, United States

   

Location: New York City, NY

Company Profile:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media.