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Sr Product Manager II, Hulu Video Playback UX

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 963135BR Location Santa Monica, California, United States / New York, New York, United States Business Hulu Date posted Apr. 20, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

Job Summary:

Hulu’s Product team is seeking a Product Manager who wants to build the best viewing experience on any streaming app. As a PM at Hulu, you will help define the strategy and roadmap for Hulu's playback experience, collaborating across the company to deliver experiences that will delight users and drive impact to Hulu's user growth and engagement.

The ideal candidate for this role will be an expert at synthesizing first and third party user research, industry trends and user data to deeply understand the needs and motivations of streaming and live TV viewers. This person will have the passion and know-how to harness these insights into a compelling vision that can be embraced not only by leadership but also the cross-functional partners such as design and engineering that will transform it into an outstanding user experience. If you’re a product leader with a deep empathy for both end users and your talented teammates, then we want to meet you!

Responsibilities:

  • Help lead the product strategy for our Hulu’s video playback user experience
  • Serve as in-house expert on all the ways that users watch video as well as how competitor services are attempting to meet user needs
  • Define product requirements, objectives, and success metrics for Hulu features
  • Drive the roadmap and prioritization of playback features for on-demand and live playback, including player controls, skip intro/credit buttons, offline downloads and more
  • Facilitate collaboration between the Product team and the Engineering, UX Design, Research, Data and Customer Service teams to deliver features in an agile environment
  • Collaborate with our data and experimentation teams to run A/B experiments and validate hypotheses.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years in Product Management, or equivalent experience driving strategy for digital media/streaming businesses
  • Ability as a Product leader to craft a compelling vision and gain support and alignment from cross-functional partners.
  • Proven record of collaboration in a multi-disciplinary environment to deliver high-quality features that improve the customers' experience and achieve business goals.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to drive clarity through all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to generate customer insights from data trends, and proven success with data-informed decision making.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working on media streaming products or services, particularly with video players
  • Experience with experimentation

Preferred Education

Master’s degree or MBA

Additional Information:

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 Disney Streaming Services LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Streaming Services.

This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.



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 Disney Streaming Services LLC, which is part of a business we call Hulu.

Disney Streaming Services 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. 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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