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Sr Product Manager

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID 763918BR Location Bristol, Connecticut, United States Business Direct-to-Consumer and International Date posted Jul. 31, 2020

Job Summary:

Direct-to-Consumer-and-International (DTCI) is Disney’s global, multiplatform media, product, technology, and distribution organization for world-class content. DTCI is comprised of Disney’s international media and direct-to-consumer businesses globally, including all Disney networks outside of the US, the ESPN+ streaming service, the upcoming Disney-branded direct-to-consumer streaming service and the Company’s ownership stake in Hulu. The DTCI Tech organization focuses on providing ground-breaking innovation and driving the strategic use and development of technology to power the DTCI business, deliver world-class products and experiences to consumers around the world. The Data Platform group within DTCI Tech, is charged with developing a consolidated data platform that supports DTCI business stakeholders with the means to access, activate and analyze all of Disney’s consumer data in a secure and compliant way.

The Sr Product Manager, Core Infrastructure role will focus on building a state of the art data platform through the development of tools and controls along with the implementation and development of technologies to enable engineering delivery. You provide processes and roadmaps to service the infrastructure required to develop the data products supported by the platform, coordinating between platform engineering development and the data products built on top of it. You represent the voice of the data platform’s infrastructure and tools, consulting on technology strategy, implementation, capabilities, and execution as it supports key data-driven products across DTCI’s portfolio of media properties. You must be technical, analytical, articulate, and business-minded, capable of setting strategic priorities, executing tactically and communicating effectively to stakeholders at senior and peer levels throughout the course of a product lifecycle.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Platform Product and Dev leads to ensure the right technologies, tools, and requirements of the platform are roadmapped and builts
  • Coordinate with Infrastructure Engineering to implement process and tracking of platform technologies
  • Ensure development roadmap aligns with overarching Security goals and compliance and coordinates processes to streamline development
  • Coordinate with Quality/Governance to implement access controls into the core platform team
  • Initiate and develop necessary alerting to ensure integrity of the platform and downstream data products


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have minimum 7 years previous experience in data product management, platform development, data technology, project management and/or consulting in a related field.
  • Must have familiarity with data storage, stream (Kafka, Kinesis etc) and batch data processing (Spark, Hive, EMR, Snowflake, Redshift, etc.), business intelligence solutions (e.g. Looker, Taleau, Microstrategy, etc.)
  • Must have experience building large data driven products in cloud environments (AWS preferred)
  • Familiarity with modern infrastructure management systems such as Kubenetes or similar.
  • Familiarity with API and data deployment mechanisms
  • Familiarity with enterprise security practices and facilitating development with high regulation and oversite
  • Demonstrated experience with running complex projects across a matrixed organization

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Platform Product and Dev leads to ensure the right technologies, tools, and requirements of the platform are roadmapped and builts
  • Coordinate with Infrastructure Engineering to implement process and tracking of platform technologies
  • Ensure development roadmap aligns with overarching Security goals and compliance and coordinates processes to streamline development
  • Coordinate with Quality/Governance to implement access controls into the core platform team
  • Initiate and develop necessary alerting to ensure integrity of the platform and downstream data products

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have minimum 7 years previous experience in data product management, platform development, data technology, project management and/or consulting in a related field.
  • Must have familiarity with data storage, stream (Kafka, Kinesis etc) and batch data processing (Spark, Hive, EMR, Snowflake, Redshift, etc.), business intelligence solutions (e.g. Looker, Taleau, Microstrategy, etc.)
  • Must have experience building large data driven products in cloud environments (AWS preferred)
  • Familiarity with modern infrastructure management systems such as Kubenetes or similar.
  • Familiarity with API and data deployment mechanisms
  • Familiarity with enterprise security practices and facilitating development with high regulation and oversite
  • Demonstrated experience with running complex projects across a matrixed organization

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar.


About Direct-to-Consumer and International:

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

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