Technical Project Manager, NALA (US 0377) 16 views

Perform - Nala, Free State - Department: DEPTCOD-0000146317159 - 75-427 - DAZN - Product - Programme Management Job Title: Technical Project Manager, NALA (US 0377) Reports to: Head of Product, US Location: New York, USA Hours of Work: Full-Time WHAT'S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT? As Technical Project Manager, you will support the on-going delivery of DAZN, a sports video streaming service across web, mobile and living room devices (game consoles, connected TVs, Blu-ray players, and set-top boxes) across the Americas. You will be responsible for supporting the product team to determine business and technical requirements for new product delivery on Commercial Partnerships, Market Specific features, Local Initiatives, New Market Launches to drive acquisition and engagement from fans in the regional markets on DAZN. You will work across internal and external teams on the product requirements, coordinate project deliverables and ensure that delivery is on track with clear communication of progress to all stakeholders in an organized and succinct manner. HERE'S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF) Develop, coordinate, support and facilitate project plans, schedules, communication plans, and test plans, etc. using generally accepted project management processes and tools for regional and market launch initiatives Collaborate with the Product and UX teams regionally and globally on the product requirements documents, inc. wireframes, user flows to realize their vision for product enhancements and/or drive creative use of the existing product features to drive engagement of fans in existing and new markets Work with central and regional teams to ensure market/project launch readiness by ensuring all pre-launch defects, market specific requirements and translations are identified, prioritized, reviewed and delivered to meet the agreed launch timelines Ensure business objectives are met and risks are managed, resolving, monitoring and escalating technical, live and commercial problems in a timely and cost-effective manner and communicating resolution and status to all stakeholders Work with central team to review and sign off on proposed development releases. Managing the QA testing and release process for regional supported devices Review and monitor service level metrics relative to business KPI's DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS? Degree in Computer Science or relevant experience in software delivery Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience, preferably in a fast-paced online environment Proven experience leading a successful technology delivery in a dynamic business Hands on experience with Agile methodologies Excellent organizational and coordination skills Strengths in problem solving; working to a deadline; attention to detail; ability to multitask Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to influence senior stakeholders Must have experience in managing and collaborating with commercial partners Understanding of the challenges of launching products in multiple, non-English speaking markets Strong analytical skills with the ability to use data to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO Knowledge of end-to-end video delivery technologies an advantage Certified Scrum Master (Scrum Alliance or scrum.org) General interest in sport a real advantage Spanish, Portuguese or French language skills also an advantage HERE'S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US At DAZN we consider ourselves a progressive, brave, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media streaming company. We have a strong team with experts from Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV. DAZN allows fans to watch their sport, their way. With access to the world's best sports, fans can watch their favorite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract. DAZN features the widest array of live, on-demand and original sports content ever offered on one platform. DAZN is currently available in US, Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy, Switzerland and Austria on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. Find out more at http://media.dazn.com BENEFITS INCLUDE… You'll receive up to 15 days of Paid Time OFF (from the start), 9 paid holidays, Affordable Health Benefits (dental and vision included), Generous Sick Time package, Competitive Parental Leave, Short and long-term disability paid by the company, Basic term life insurance and personal accident insurance paid by the company, 401(k) and a flexible work environment. And there's more…… you'll have access to our online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development program and a financially rewarding 'Refer a Friend' scheme. *Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.... - Permanent - Full-time




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