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Product Manager, Web Products

NBCUniversal, LLC, New York, New York

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


The NBCUniversal Local division includes NBC and Telemundo local television stations, regional sports networks, a regional news network (NECN) and their associated websites and apps, national multicast networks COZI TV and TeleXitos, as well as LX, a TV and streaming network designed for Gen Z and millennial audiences.

The Role: We’re looking for a Product Manager that will be responsible for owning a portion of the portfolio for our Web Products and find ways to engage, grow and delight our audience.

You will report to the Director of Product and your role will require you to collaborate with different areas of the division to improve our existing products and launch new ones.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Build the next generation of product features for mobile web, desktop and other platforms as needed, focusing on delivering the best and most relevant information for our audience.
  • Manage and validate stakeholder requests for new products and enhancements, gathering requirements down to the most basic needs, guaranteeing reusability among other stations.
  • Work with Engineering, UX, QA, Advertising Operations and Research to ensure product concepts meet all needs, present to senior management and station stakeholders as well as 3rd parties.
  • Lead brainstorming sessions to identify user needs in the media space and ideate on potential solutions.
  • Manage prioritization of production bugs as needed
  • Lead user research along with UX counterparts to validate prototypes and gain insights from users.
  • Collaborate with other Web PM to envision, define and communicate the product roadmap. Evangelize the product vision with new ideas and features.
  • Perform measurement and data-driven prioritization of features that meet audience and business needs; set minimal viable product releases.
  • Promote Agile product management processes.
  • Alongside other Web PM, manage all aspects of the cross-functional team, including inter-team communications and results-oriented meetings.


Qualifications/Requirements:
 
- Experience of at least 2 years as a Product Manager, preferably with consumer-facing digital products 
- The ideal candidate would have launched products in the space, from ideation all the way to production.
- Comfortable with defining and running tests in order to make decisions that will shape your product.
- Defined a product vision along with short-term and long-term roadmaps in order to achieve it.
- Experience with product releases involving advertising system integrations in addition to editorial content management, online video technologies and social media platforms. 
- Demonstrable examples of their user first approach.
- Able to articulate product technical solutions to development resources, without coding experience necessary. 
- Well versed on new technology trends to help lead the team into adopting them for new products.
- Deep knowledge about how your users use your products. 
- Experience organizing usability tests as well condensing key takeaways to executives.
- Able to read and synthesize product metrics to make suggestions and defend your positions based on measured product results.
- Led product initiatives collaborating with different groups in order to achieve the defined goals and a successful product launch. 
- Effective written and oral communication skills that allow you to have everyone always on the same page about where your product stands.
- Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Eligibility Requirements:

- Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
- Must be 18 years or older
- Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
- Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
- Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
- Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or adhere to enhanced protocols if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
- Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

Desired Characteristics:
 
- Experience with CMS systems and technologies 
- Highly collaborative and likes working in a team environment
- Effective written and oral communication skills
- Experience in the digital media landscape 
- Detail oriented and self-starter personality 
- Versed in Agile product management methodology and tools 
- Proven history of managing multiple product efforts simultaneously 
- Spanish Language fluency (written and spoken) is a plus
- You’re interested about the current state of (local) media and curious about how people consume and interact with content. You also want to challenge the status quo and influence the future of the media landscape.

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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