Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, Fox, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.
Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today's contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win it's in our DNA. We're looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.
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Job Duties and Responsibilities
Solution Product Managers drive high-level business initiatives from inception to development. They lead and direct the design, requirements, and implementation of cross-platform and cross-organization product features, including the user experience, which ultimately impact the success of SlingTV.
A successful candidate will be highly analytical, effectively communicative, resourceful, customer-focused, team-oriented, business minded, detail-oriented and will have an ability to lead a cross-functional team under time constraints to meet deadlines and milestones.
Key responsibilities include:
Oversee the definition, creation and launch of cutting edge features to be delivered on SlingTV.
Manage the cross-platform product life-cycle from feature inception to development, including coordination and overseeing decisions on implementation details.
Work with the business, product, and engineering leadership to identify and define improvement opportunities, performance fixes or future roadmap planning.
Work with Solution Architects to review, analyze, refine, and prioritize business initiatives.
Coordinate and communicate with Product Managers and Product Owners regarding product development and implementation.
Gather and analyze marketing and competitive information relevant to the product line including pricing, competitive analysis, sales, regulatory environment and market/product positioning.
Skills - Experience and Requirements
Skills, Experience, Requirements:
At least 3 years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be passionate about technology and understand the strategic and technical possibilities for the future of SlingTV.
Must be a self-starter with high-energy to independently drive projects toward completion, with ability to work well under pressure and execute aggressive deadlines under changing business dynamics.
An understanding of how software is developed, cross-team dependencies, and the ability to craft appropriate acceptance criteria.
Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
Strengths in problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment, attention to detail, and ability to multitask, strong written and verbal skills.
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate new ideas with internal and external partners
Familiarity with agile development processes, especially Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), is desired.
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