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VP of Product for Top Streaming Company

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Category: Executive/Management
Company Description: Live Internet Video Streaming
Location:
Job Number: 9803

Job Description:


 


Who We Are:
Our client creates leading-edge technology to solve the core challenges of OTT media. They deliver the end-to-end video workflow from signal acquisition to the streaming app experience - all focused on the fan. They are trusted to stream the most valuable live sporting events including the Olympics, Super Bowl, NCAA March Madness Live, and more. Their media and entertainment customers rely on them for their 24x7 live media workflows. They are obsessed with our customers, technical innovation, and high-quality video. We are committed to delivering the best experience to the fan whenever and wherever.

 

What Part Will You Play?

Are you passionate about building and servicing large-scale products and services utilized by world's largest media, sports and entertainment brands aiming to delight their customers and fans?  Can you thrive in an agile, fast growing, collaborative, customer focused environment? Our customers are rapidly transforming and building their OTT businesses and relying on us to solve their challenges by leading with innovation, superior service, reliability, and transparency. 

This position is responsible for developing and leading the product strategy and vision. Focus will be on managing the multiple product roadmaps and creating buy-in for product visions from both internal and external leaders and stakeholders. An executive leader that reports directly to the CEO and leads the product management team.

What Will You Be Doing?

  • Lead through example while providing high-level guidance, support, motivation, and morale to promote an innovative and challenging work environment while building high performing, cohesive, and sustainable teams that can execute both independently and collaboratively to deliver results.
  • Lead the product strategy and vision, and oversee the development and management of multiple product roadmaps based on that strategy and vision.
  • Create buy-in for product visions both internally and with key external partners.
  • Oversee the definition and management of high quality, product roadmaps based on team strategy and vision.
  • Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, performance, and operations.
  • Manage delivery of current products concurrently with future product planning.
  • Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that impact the team's ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals.
  • Hire and manage a team of world-class product managers and technical program managers, providing guidance and direction to achieve the product vision and strategy.
  • Negotiate strategic licensing and partnership contracts.
  • Set pricing and margin targets on products.
  • Develops and maintains strategic partnerships with key vendors and contractors to ensure effective implementation of business strategies as well as to identify expedient and comprehensive solutions to customer-impacting issues.

 

What Do We Need From You?

  • Bachelor's degree in a business, engineering or related field of study.
  • 10+ years of relevant experience in technical product management and building mission critical services at scale.
  • 5+ years as an engineering manager or director.
  • Strong project management skills with understanding all phases of project management, risk mitigation, and milestones.
  • Strong track record of defining and shipping innovative products and features at scale.
  • Strong ability to lead multiple simultaneous product efforts and/or technology projects and initiatives.
  • Deep experience creating visionary product strategies while balancing technical realities.
  • Demonstrates a highly analytical approach which thrives in a data-driven environment.
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgement and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Excellent analytical, written, and oral communication and relationship building skills.
  • Proven ability to work and problem solve independently/collaboratively, to organize workloads and priorities, high-quality execution, technical innovation/adaption, and initiatives.
  • Ability to thrive in a startup-like environment.
  • Proven track record of exceptional talent management of highly talented, diverse teams.

Nice to Have:

  • Master's degree in a business, engineering, or related field of study.
  • Streaming media and cloud experience.
  • Experience successfully growing revenue and a strong customer base.

 


 

 


All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.


Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.


Contact Recruiter
megan.franzen@andiamogo.com
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004


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