Fanatics Inc Jacksonville , FL 32277
As the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team merchandise by partnering with top leagues, clubs and soccer brands worldwide to offer the largest collection of timeless and timely gear from every pro and college team online, on your phone, in stadiums or on-site at the world's biggest sporting events. A top 50 Internet Retailer Company, Fanatics comprises the broadest online assortment by offering hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items via its Fanatics ( www.fanatics.com ), FansEdge ( www.fansedge.com ), Kitbag ( www.kitbag.com ) and Majestic ( www.majesticathletic.com ) brands, as well as the largest selection of sports collectibles and memorabilia through Fanatics Authentic ( www.fanaticsauthentic.com ). A multi-channel company, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). The company's in-venue and event retail portfolio includes the NBA, NHL, NASCAR, Wimbledon, Kentucky Derby, The Ryder Cup, Manchester City, Texas Longhorns, Pittsburgh Pirates and New Jersey Devils, allowing fans to experience a seamless shopping experience across online, mobile and physical store locations.
We are looking for a highly motivated Program Manager who can manage large scale programs for our eCommerce platform. Candidate can get an initiative off the ground and drive to completion; can quickly adapt to changes in priorities, keeps a thorough track of issues and risks and finds creative ways to keep the program on track. This candidate has a high energy level and can thrive in a fast paced, fun, and innovative company.
Responsible for managing the Infrastructure roadmap with oversight of infrastructure related projects for our Networking, Enterprise compute, DevOps and Corporate Systems teams
Overseeing key critical projects from inception to delivery, working closely with the Product Managers and Program Managers to align on business priorities
Building out resource capacity plans between various development teams
Manage communication and coordinate dependencies between multiple development teams in a fast paced environment
Providing metrics and program level reporting to key leadership and executive team
Working with third party vendors; ensuring commitments are made according to contracts signed
Has sufficient level of technical background to provide leadership to development teams and can accurately and objectively evaluate complex project risks and issues
Responsible for monitoring program spend and assisting with budget reviews
To be considered for this position, applicants need to meet the qualifications listed in this posting.
#1 Requirement is the ability to work hard but have fun!!
Has prior experience working in an Agile framework using Kanban and SCRUM; has experience introducing and implementing Agile practices in complex programs with multiple cross functional teams
Has experience working with geographically distributed teams and is adept in using non-traditional tool based communication
Has professional experience working with large scale program implementations
Looking for a strong personality who can influence and motivate to get projects over the line
Strong leadership & strategic thinking skills
Exceptionally strong verbal and written communication skills