Project Manager

Posting
Job Title
Project Manager Time Warner
Division
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group WB Business Unit DramaFever Industry Film Production and Distribution Area of
Interest
Project/Program Management Location United States - New York - New York Requisition # 159965BR Position
Type
Full Time Company Overview Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. Business Unit Overview WB Digital Labs (subsidiary of Warner Bros.) is moving fast to develop the next generation of video-enabled entertainment brands. Formally the startup DramaFever, for years we have delighted audiences with our over-the-top streaming Korean Drama channel. Now, we are looking at nothing less than to shape the future of media by combining our cutting edge technology, design and marketing capabilities with the world’s most beloved and iconic brands (eg. Looney Tunes & DC Comics) to build a portfolio of next-generation multi-media entertainment services. Posting Job Description We are looking for a versatile Project Manager to coordinate software development projects, support teams as a servant leader to improve development processes, release cycles and project stakeholder communication. The Project Manager will work closely with our Engineering, Product, Design, and Operations teams on a variety of large projects, as well as oversee ongoing desktop and mobile releases including smaller features & bug fixes.
 
What part will you play?
 
This role will require the individual to wear many hats in a fast-paced energetic environment. The primary responsibility is to monitor and assess how our teams collaborate and communicate, then innovate, iterate, and streamline processes and procedures that will organically improve how we work together as a cohesive team. Other responsibilities include collaboratively establishing and working toward timelines with teams, tracking developer capacity, resource assignment, coordinating delivery and production releases, and communicating project status to appropriate stakeholders.
 
  • Support continuous process improvements for teams to promote efficiency and alignment.
  • Consistent use of independent judgment in matters of significance such as recognizing that different projects require different levels of coordination.
  • Develop, maintain, and manage detailed project plans as needed.
  • Simultaneously support a variety of projects across multiple technologies.
  • Create and maintain process workflow documents to support business needs as necessary.
  • Oversee team capacity and allocate team resources to promote continuous integration & meeting projected milestone dates.
  • Interact with QA, Ops and Product Managers to ensure products meet quality standards.
  • Manage project status and information in the form of project update electronic reports & formal briefings.
 
What do we require from you?
 
  • 4+ years in project management fields; experience with digital software projects is a huge plus!
  • BS or BA degree required; CAPM/PMP/Any Scrum & Agile certification, a plus.
  • Expert in Agile; experience implementing Agile processes from scratch, a plus.
  • Experience implementing software / web development projects.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enthusiasm to learn about new technologies & work on a variety of digital projects across multiple platforms!
  • Experience in account/client management.

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