Product Manager - Data & Analytics

  • Sony Music
  • London, UK
  • Jul 29, 2019
Full time Data Science Product Manager

Job Description

Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a roster of current artists that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars, as well as a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. Sony Music Entertainment is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. Sony Music Entertainment is seeking an individual to help work on initiatives related to The Orchard and its products.

The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide –  distributing music from independent artists including Ozuna, Skepta, Jorja Smith, John Prine, and Kelsea Ballerini. With cutting edge operations and an unparalleled global team, The Orchard partners with labels of all sizes to make their music and video available across hundreds of digital and physical retailers around the world. At The Orchard, the focus is to provide a comfortable, social and engaging environment to encourage productivity and creativity.

We are looking for a Product Manager - Data & Analytics to join our talented product, design & engineering team.

Responsibilities 

  • Drive product vision, roadmap and goals for our core data & analytics products.
  • Develop a clear product roadmap based on market and user research with the appropriate business cases and data to back it up.
  • Act as the product owner for an agile development team focusing on executing the roadmap from conceptualization to design and development, launch, maintenance and maturity.
  • Regularly meet with customers to gather feedback and validate future product ideas while strongly representing The Orchard.
  • Constantly improve customer satisfaction, usability, reliability and operational efficiency by continually monitoring KPIs and finding opportunities to increase engagement and reduce friction across your product.
  • Present roadmaps, decisions and updates to business and technology stakeholders.

Qualifications

  • 2 to 3 years in a Product role working end-to-end from data ingestion to consumer-facing products.
  • Able to influence cross-functional teams and create a consensus between stakeholders, product managers, designers and engineers within an agile environment
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills paired with the ability to drive complex projects.
  • Proficient in SQL and ability to work in other analytics tools to validate ideas
  • Strong verbal, written and visual communication skills.

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working within the digital music industry
  • Proficiency in R or other statistical programming languages
  • Academic background in math, statistics or computer science

About The Orchard®


The Orchard is a leading music distribution company operating in over 40 markets worldwide. With a comprehensive artist & label services offering including full-service marketing, sync licensing, comprehensive video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, digital and physical distribution and more, The Orchard empowers creators and businesses to grow and adapt in the dynamic global industry. For further information, visit www.theorchard.com.

The Orchard is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.