Program Manager Verimatrix
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Program Manager at Verimatrix participates in the creation of a large product suite that enables content protection and security for video delivered via satellite, cable, or the Internet. The program manager collaborates with his/her teammates to deliver high-performing, scalable, high-quality products on time with the right scope. The program manager should enjoy working through the entire software development lifecycle. A successful program manager will be proactive, interactive, creative, and flexible.
A program manager is responsible for tracking and reporting on the deliverables throughout the product development lifecycle. These deliverables include everything from action items to requirements to defect repairs. The program manager will co-ordinate activities across the product creation and delivery organization from market requirements through beta and product releases. This role involves close collaboration with teams including development, product management, test, security, and operations. The program manager must be able to take direction and be able to work independently to implement complex projects. The program manager must be able to communicate professionally and positively with internal and external clients.
The program manager will need to learn and understand at a high level the entire Verimatrix product suite so that he/she can track complex deliverables throughout the suite. We are a global company and appreciate people with global awareness and knowledge (languages other than English are a bonus).
Some tasks the program manager will have:
? Work with stakeholders in multiple departments to ensure the smooth flow of the product development lifecycle including coordinate/drive internal deliveries of a complex and varied set of ?whole product? components (server and client software, documentation, tools, etc.)
? Has ownership of program artifacts such as schedules, action item tracking and progress reporting for distribution within the product creation and delivery organization as well as throughout the rest of the company
? Track and manage requirements documents and sign-offs
? Breaking down large, complex, complicated, mission-critical projects into smaller milestones and actionable phases to help reduce risk and better guarantee success for all stakeholders
? Identify, document, and present on potential risks during planning and implementation phases of product versions
? Proactively suggest changes to the products, processes or internal tools to improve efficiency
? Ability to develop a strong working relationship with Sales, Product Management, Engineering, Quality Assurance, Security and Operations teams to achieve exceptional customer satisfaction levels
? Others as assigned
This position reports to the Vice President, Engineering.
? Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects with a significant workload in high-ambiguity, high-volatility environments that demand adaptability and a strong sense of urgency
? Advanced critical-thinking, problem-solving capabilities, high attention to detail and ability to think in systems
? Ability to maintain a professional, positive, ?can-do? attitude, poise under intense pressure to perform with extreme reliability
? Strong presentation, meeting facilitation, and communication skills in English across geographies, cultures and time zones
? 5-10 years of experience with end-to-end software product development and managing projects with multiple stakeholders
? Proficiency in Microsoft software tools including Project, Visio, Excel and Word
? PMP or CAPM certification or equivalent experience
? Bachelors degree in computer science or related field or equivalent experience
Each of the Following would be a Plus:
? Basic understanding of broadcast network interoperability from Head-End to Home Subscriber
? Embedded software experience on set-top boxes, tablets, smartphones, Internet-connected devices, etc.
? Experience with Agile software development methodologies and practices
? Experience with ISO documentation and support
? Experience using source code control systems
? Familiarity with Conditional Access or Digital Rights Management (DRM) experience with Windows Media DRM, RealNetworks Helix, Apple Fairplay, Adobe Flash Access, Marlin, Widevine, Conax, Nagra, NDS, Irdeto, etc.
? Previous broadcast experience with cable, satellite, IPTV or Internet streaming technologies for live and on-demand video content
? Understanding of video watermarking technology
? Video standards such as: DECE/Ultraviolet, MPEG-2/MPEG-4 AVC, H.264, MPEG-DASH, HTTP Live Streaming, Microsoft Windows Media / PlayReady, Apple HLS, Marlin and RTSP
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS?) and ViewRight solutions offer an innovative approach for cable, satellite, terrestrial and IPTV operators to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models.
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San Diego, CA 92121
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