Asst Mgr, Product Dev & Production

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by NBC Sports Group

Stamford, CT 06901
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Responsibilities

Role Purpose
NBC Sports is looking for an exceptional Digital Product Manager who will work within our product development team. The ideal candidate will strategize and execute plans to build products and features across more than 10 digital web properties. This is a great opportunity for a star-in-the-making product owner with a passion for consumer-led design, technology and sports.

Responsibilities

  • Work with cross-functional teams to create the next generation of product features
  • Build web pages or custom modules using CMS tools and/or HTML,CSS, or Javascript
  • Work with internal stakeholders to gather business requirements and write user stories
  • Assist with content creation, training, and management of digital web products for NBCSports, NBCSportsGold, NBCOlympics and Playmaker Media
  • Ownership of custom production builds from ideation through product launch and beyond
  • Identify, recommend, and prioritize new web features in conjunction with key stakeholders
  • Work with vendors to onboard and integrate new or existing technology products


  • Qualifications/Requirements

    Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum two (2) years' experience with digital products and content management tools or systems
  • Proficient understanding of responsive design and cross-browser/cross-platform compatibility issues
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools such as Photoshop, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on images and optimize them for the web
  • Have basic understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript

    Additional Qualifications
  • Experience working within multiple content management systems, preferably Drupal
  • Experience with social aggregation 3rd party tools
  • Experience with ticket management software, preferably JIRA
  • Experience with progressive web apps
  • Experience within UI/UX and wireframing tools
  • Able to articulate product technical solutions to development resources

    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to work in Connecticut
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Detail oriented and self-starter personality
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Strong visual design and layout skills
  • Passion for digital products and how people use them
  • Ability to make critical-thinking decisions and recommendations
  • Experience within media entertainment industry
  • Passion for sports
  • Positive attitude with an eagerness to grow and learn
  • Reference: 561333243

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