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Senior Technical Program Manager - Data

Santa Monica, California, United States; New York, New York, United States; San Francisco, California, United States

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Job ID ouYPefwf Location Santa Monica, California, United States; New York, New York, United States; San Francisco, California, United States Business Hulu Date posted Mar. 13, 2021

Job Summary:

SUMMARY

Our Data and Analytics team for Disney Streaming Services (DSS), a segment under the Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) is seeking a Senior Technical Program Manager to help drive business-critical initiatives across the enterprise landscape. This role will be responsible for planning, and executing complex programs with a goal of delivering a unified experience for data. As a Senior Technical Program Manager, the primary goal will be to enable senior management, leadership teams, and individual contributors to achieve predictable planning, execution, and reporting quality with expertise in project tools and appropriate methodologies. Key aspects of this role will be to establish goals, metrics, build roadmaps, coordinate platform upgrades, and work with governance-architecture-quality on policy implementation and training. By working with software engineers, data engineers, data scientists, Technical Program Managers and other managers in the spaces of Data Governance and Data Quality, you will help build data products that allow the valuable data to be translated into actionable insights! In addition, this involves exposure and engagement with owning cutting edge initiatives in areas of Enterprise Data, Analytics and A.I.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Stay accountable for driving execution and delivery of outstandingly high-profile technical, product or software development projects from start to finish. Projects assigned to this level tend to be of the highest complexity and strategic priority.
  • Performs all other responsibilities of a Program Manager at an expert level, plus:
  • Forecasts project risks proactively; analyzes and communicates prioritized mitigation plans to stakeholders
  • Understands all project domain components, including architecture, tools and deployment practices that development team is employing; can explain the purpose of component decisions at a high level
  • Accountable for driving execution and delivery of highly complex technical programs from start to finish
  • Performs all other responsibilities of a Program Manager at an expert level, plus:
  • Assists in triage of other projects or programs and makes recommendations to senior-level leadership
  • Serves as subject matter expert and "go to" person for guidance in program management discipline
  • May Manage smaller teams of professional employees related to area of focus or expertise
  • Defines, optimizes, and manages Agile project management ceremonies and processes at the team-of-teams level

WHAT TO BRING

  • Bachelor’s degree in business management, computer science, or another related field.
  • 8+ years of experience in program management, preferably with a focus on data architecture, business intelligence, relational databases or big-data technology
  • Experience with large-scale organizational change efforts
  • Experience building broad, large-scale communications plans
  • Love for Data and taking chaos and turning it into something actionable
  • High sense of ownership and a focus on building fast without sacrificing quality
  • Experience in Agile software development with expertise in Scrum methodology and practices.
  • Good understanding of ETL processing, Web Application development cycle
  • Working knowledge of modern program management, analysis, and reporting tools such as Wrike, Trello, Jira/Confluence, and MS Office
  • Knowledge of SDLC, data engineering, data modeling, data warehousing and big data platforms
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About Hulu:

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.

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 Hulu, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Hulu.

Hulu, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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