Media Systems Business Analyst/Project Manager
The RoleBloomberg Media Group is seeking an experienced Business Analyst/Project Manager with experience in digital media. The BA/PM role will focus on products that support the media division's digital media creation, storage and delivery needs by working across our broadcast, syndication, web and mobile divisions. This BA/PM will help drive strategy, concept, and execution for multimedia products by providing tools & features that contribute to the best possible media/news experience for our customers. The selected candidate will manage the product life cycle from planning to execution, and ongoing improvements & enhancements of existing products. The incumbent will need to think independently while working across media verticals and influence cross functional teams without formal authority. Responsibilities:-Develop and manage concepts, business models, project plans, and roadmaps.-Partner with engineering, syndication, sales, editorial and other teams to develop and manage products. -Manage requirement and design creation for your products.-Manage prioritization and trade-offs among features, user experience and performance.-Proactively identify and resolve strategic and tactical issues.-Independently drive product efforts for various media products.The successful candidate will demonstrate:-Understanding of production workflows including editing, storage, metadata management, & online delivery.-Understanding of Content Management Systems, Online Delivery Platforms and delivery mechanisms.-Solid understanding of Digital Asset Management and best practices.-Forward thinking ideas and opinions about creating the next generation of media storage and delivery systems.-Strong ownership and capability to take a product from concept to reality.-Ability to think critically about poorly defined problems and devise long-term solutions.-Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.-Ability to think strategically and execute methodically; Strong team-orientation.-Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is the norm.-Ability to discuss the technical components involved with digital media creation, storage & delivery.Qualifications: -3+ years recent/relevant experience as a business analyst/project manager in broadcast and online media environments-Experience with Digital Asset Management systems and digital media formats including transcoding technology.-Experience managing projects that power online and mobile media experiences.-Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously and excellent project management skills.-Demonstrated success defining and launching high quality products in a consumer or media company.-Good understanding of customer-focused design and usability principles.-Results-oriented with strong verbal and written communication skills.-Experience documenting user workflows and creating future state workflows.