Tuesday , May 21 2024

Disney Employment – Project Manager

Website The Walt Disney Company

Job Description:

As a Senior Technical Project Manager in the Video Playback Engineering teams, you’ll be responsible for partnering with Program and Engineering managers who are developing the video experiences for the Disney+ platform. You’ll also function as the interface between Product and other Engineering teams, participating in coordination, alignment, road mapping, and the overall seamless delivery of best-in-class consumer applications.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and solidify project processes by creating, managing, and updating documentation
  • Cultivate relationships across engineering and technical teams while serving directly as the end-to-end liaison
  • Execute on several projects concurrently, with a remote & distributed team, while balancing competing priorities
  • Constantly seeking ways to improve at every iteration, making suggestions for improvement
  • Taking initiative and proactively find ways to remove barriers to move a project forward.
  • Identify solution paths for competing requirements while managing stakeholder preferences
  • Manage the execution of deliverables, both short and long-term, via clearly defined milestones, and timelines
  • Demonstrate product knowledge, and facilitate the development of requirements in consideration of known technical capabilities and limitations
  • Develop and maintain a project plan in order to deliver best-in-class software through the SDLC
  • Promoting team synergy among project team members, and foster transparent communication
  • Keep stakeholders informed of day-to-day project statuses, updates, and risks

Job Requirements:

  • 4+ years of experience as a Technical Project Manager leading complex media, technology, or product launches in the consumer software industry.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience running a consumer application development project through the entire SDLC
  • You have direct engineering experience. C++ experience is highly desirable and strongly recommended.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Possess a strong understanding of application development, API transactions, and repository processes.
  • Experience managing large teams on complex high-profile projects, and are viewed as the “go-to” individual
  • Strong knowledge of project management processes including Agile, Kanban, Waterfall
  • Experience working with remote and global teams
  • Strong verbal/written communication and data presentation skills, including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills

Job Details:

Company: The Walt Disney Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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