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Be Part of the Story

Product Manager-3

Apply Now Apply Later Current 21CF Employees and Freelance / Contractors Apply Here Job ID R10004760 Location Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Business Star Date posted Nov. 21, 2019

JOB DESCRIPTION

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • You will guide a team that is charged with maintenance and enhancement of core products.
  • You will be responsible in increasing products profitability and usability and/or developing new products/apps/solutions for the company.
  • You will build products from existing ideas/ IP or develop new ideas based on the needs of business as deciphered from contact with customers and sales channel.
  • You must possess a unique blend of product business and be technically savvy; a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. Y
  • You should help in planning and removing all the bottlenecks in the implementation by ensuring smooth team wide communication channels.
  • You will work with an engineering counterpart to define product release requirements.
  • You should be able to review and participate actively in architectural discussions with the product team.


  • You will work with marketing communications to define the go-to-market strategy, helping them understand the product positioning, key benefits, and target customer.
  • You will also serve as the internal and external evangelist for your product offering, occasionally working with the sales channel and key consumers.

PERFORMANCE MEASURES :

  • As per role KPIs

QUALIFICATION :

  • 8-14 Years plus post qualification
  • Degree in computer science or equivalent. A master’s degree is preferred.
  • Agile certification or knowledge is required

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS :

  • Strong experience in programming and product development from early in career.  Must have knowledge not coding skills as present role.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with a proven ability to translate complex methodologies and analytical results to higher-level business insights and key take-away
  • Code + Management
  • Hands on with scalability. Large scale deployment.
  • Must know Python, Ruby, Angular, React, Django, open source technologies (Java, php)
  • Methodology Tools: Scrum, Jira, Agile (supplemented with Technical knowhow)

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES :

  • Creative, gritty, driven by curiosity and comfortable with failure
  • Strong Data intuition: Talent to identify and visualize patterns
  • Ability to evangelize product understanding in the organization
  • Multi Modal Communication skills

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

About Star:

Star India has defined the Indian media landscape for over two decades and today is one of the country’s leading media conglomerates, reaching approximately 650 million viewers a month across India and more than 100 other countries. Star generates 20,000 hours of content every year and broadcasts 40+ channels in 8 different languages, reaching 9 out of 10 C&S TV homes in India. The network’s entertainment channel portfolio includes Star Gold, Channel V, Star World, Star Movies, Star Utsav, Life OK, Movies OK and Star Plus, India's No. 1 Hindi General Entertainment Channel. It has a leading presence in regional broadcasting as well, through a bouquet of affiliate channels which includes Star Jalsha, Jalsha Movies, Star Pravah, Asianet, Asianet Plus, Suvarna, Suvarna Plus, Vijay and now Maa. It is also present in the Indian movie production and distribution space through Fox Star Studios, an affiliate joint venture company.

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.

This position is with Star India Private Limited, which is part of a business segment we call Star.

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