PRODUCT MANAGER - TV APP

  • Vevo
  • Remote (London, UK)
  • Sep 12, 2022
Full time Product Manager

Job Description

Vevo is the world's leading music video network, connecting an ever-growing global audience to high quality music video content for more than a decade. Founded by Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment in 2009, Vevo offers fans worldwide a vast array of premium content to choose from, showcasing official music videos alongside a constantly developing lineup of live performances and innovative original programming. From top superstars to rising new talents, Vevo brings incomparable cross-promotional support to artists across the musical spectrum, at every stage of their careers.
 
Vevo has consistently evolved over the past decade to lead within today's ever-changing media landscape, embracing partnerships with a number of leading distribution platforms to deliver extraordinary content within ad-supported environments. With more than 26B views across television, desktop and mobile devices each month, Vevo brings music videos to the world – when, where, and how fans want them.  
 
Vevo is available on YouTube, Samsung, Samsung TV Plus, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Echo Show, PlutoTV, Apple TV, Roku, Comcast (Xfinity X1 and Xfinity Flex), VIZIO, Sky (NowTV and SkyQ), Foxxum, XITE, NetRange, Redbox, T-Mobile Play, Virgin Media, Xumo, Telstra and Vewd.
 
Vevo is seeking a Product Manager who can drive the expansion and user experience of our CTV App. As a Product Manager, you will drive outcomes that contribute to Vevo’s largest initiatives, pulling together geographically distributed cross-functional teams to execute at both the strategic and tactical levels. You will obsess to understand areas of opportunity and pain points within the end-to-end publishing and promotional processes. Plus, your leadership and influence will push Vevo to continuously improve processes and user satisfaction through data-driven decision-making.

As a member of our team, you will:

    • Lead the full product lifecycle from discovery to delivery via collaboration with UX, engineering, and business teams (Research, Content and Programming, Business Development, and Data Science, etc.)  to improve existing experiences and define/deliver new TV App features
    • Define the product roadmap, product requirements, customer value propositions, and release planning 
    • Obsess over the opportunities and problem spaces through interviewing, whiteboarding, and asking “why”
    • Act as a Product Owner developing, maintaining, and refining a backlog 
    • Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with key stakeholders and end-users
    • Define, analyze, and report on key measures informing the success of product iterations

This describes you:

    • You are a highly motivated, self-driven individual
    • You are curious to a fault, always looking beyond wants and desires, finding only value add opportunities
    • You can grok and explain technology, business concepts, development status, and challenges between technical and non-technical audiences
    • You can confidently lead a group in whiteboarding, concepting, and prioritization exercises
    • You can drive cross-functional business and technical teams to deliver products and services
    • You are data-driven, using empirical evidence to drive hypotheses and justify decisions
    • You are opinionated, yet humble when collaborating with team members

Requirements:

    • BA/BS in a related field or additional experience
    • Minimum of 3-5 years experience in product management 
    • Experience with and understanding of streaming device platforms and TV app consumption behaviors
    • Professional experience with modern software delivery practices, processes, and tools

Interested? Great! You might like to know

    • We are a tight community of fun, upbeat people with a real passion for music and technology
    • We are active in the PDX development community including hosting/attending meetups
    • We help you remain up to date with new technology through our skill-based guilds, book clubs, code and tells, and other opportunities like professional training and conferences
    • Premier access to music content and new releases of original media content
    • We provide daily catered lunches and an assortment of snacks and beverages
    • Excellent benefits package
    • Competitive compensation packages
This is a full-time position based on-site/in the office (unless otherwise noted in the job posting that this role is fully remote). Vevo will operate in a hybrid work model and will require employees to be in office 2-3 days a week, on average. To qualify for the role you will need to be currently located near the office that you will be based out of, as well as provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to employment.
 
Vevo considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.