Technology Project Manager Viggle
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Media entrepreneur Robert F.X. Sillerman founded Viggle after pioneering a number of successful television, radio and live entertainment ventures. Mr. Sillerman created the company in June 2010 to develop businesses, products and services that encourage consumers to engage with different types of entertainment content such as TV, movies, games and music.
Launched in January 2012, Viggle is a free second screen media platform that rewards its members for watching their favorite TV shows. Viggle enhances TV with interactive games like Viggle LIVE and the first ever real-time fantasy sports game MyGuy. Viggle members get rewarded for their TV time from places like Best Buy, Papa John?s, Fandango, Hulu Plus and Groupon, among others. Viggle also allows like-minded fans of their favorite shows to connect through Viggle Chatter features. Viggle?s audio verification technology recognizes shows on TV and allows members to check into live and DVR?d TV content from more than 170 of the most popular broadcast and cable channels.
Why work at Viggle?
Our workspace is open, the team is small, and collaboration is encouraged. You?ll have the ability to connect directly with other teams to share knowledge and affect the decision-making process
You get direct exposure to the public at a massive scale. Everything you do will affect millions of people who love using our app!
Viggle is an open-minded company and we love to experiment with technology. You?ll get the chance to implement cutting-edge tools and techniques if they are the right tool for the job
Our development processes are agile and transparent. Flexibility is the name of the game!
To help keep our important projects on track, we?re looking to hire a Project Manager to join our Technology team.
Projects range from developing processes within our technology organization to managing new product feature releases.
The ideal candidate
Will have 3-5+ years of project management experience delivering technical projects on time and within budget
Will have setup and managed processes to deliver software development projects
Is comfortable working with a cross functional team of developers, product managers, marketers, salespeople, etc.
Is someone who can confidently face-off with the business and be an intermediary between the development team and business team at times
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent field
3+ years experience as a project manager with exposure to multiple technical projects.
Strength with business analysis, requirements gathering, and creating concise product specifications
Outstanding communication, leadership, and negotiation skills
Strong technical aptitude
Understanding of front-end, back-end and mobile components
Experience facilitating meetings
Ability to troubleshoot and analyze software issues and identify root causes where possible to alert the appropriate teams.
Experience with Jira project management software a strong plus
About Viggle Inc.
The company, Viggle Inc. (Symbol: VGGL), was originally named Function(x) Inc. The Company changed its corporate name to Viggle Inc., and its stock symbol to VGGL in June 2012.
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Viggle is an equal opportunity employer. Viggle recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.
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