Head of Consumer Technologies & Applications

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Job Title
Head of Consumer Technologies & Applications Time Warner
Division
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group WB Business Unit WB Technology Industry Film Production and Distribution Area of
Interest
Technology/Information Technology Location United States - California - Burbank Requisition # 164262BR 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 Technology combines Warner Bros.’ industry-leading technologists and disciplines to ensure global alignment with business strategy and accelerated delivery of innovative technology solutions studio- and industry-wide. From pre-production through archiving, the WBT organization will provide critical business and technology intelligence and services to all Studio business units. WBT manages the Studio’s enterprise systems and solutions, emerging platforms, information security, consumer intelligence, content mastering and delivery, and more. Posting Job Description Do you love DC Comics, TV shows like the Big Bang Theory, and movies like Wonder Woman?  Do you want to lead a team creating immersive, engaging digital experiences for some of the best-loved entertainment brands in the world?  If so, read on.
 
As the Head of Consumer Technologies & Applications, you will oversee an organization within Warner Bros. Technology responsible for driving key Direct-to-Consumer Digital products and services throughout Warner Bros. These products and services support Marketing, Direct-to-Consumer Digital Businesses, and Location-Based Tours and Entertainment. You will develop and operate world-class platforms, products, and services for existing internal clients, and work across Warner Bros. business units to generate new b new products, project management and operations best practices.  You must be able to gain the trust and confidence of business units throughout the company.
 

What you'll be doing:
 
  • Partner with the Warner Bros. Business Units to ensure the delivery of a broad portfolio of highly available, scalable and consumer friendly products and services.
  • Inspirational leadership of a combined Product & Engineering organization including outsourced staff and third-party resources. 
  • Translate technology to business objectives across functions including finance, legal, marketing and other senior leadership to drive projects to completion while creating win-win outcomes.

Technical Knowledge/Skills in the following areas, but not exclusive to: 
 
  • Web & Mobile Platforms; Backend Technologies such as Database, Web Frameworks, etc.
  • Knowledge of Streaming & Video Platforms and Standards
  • Strength in Project Management and Project Management Tools (Specifically JIRA & Confluence)
  • Unix and Windows
  • Cloud SaaS, IaaS, PaaS services
  • Commonly used protocols and services such as (e.g. SSL, TCP/UDP, WWW, FTP/SFTP, NTP, Telnet, NFS, SSH, LDAP, etc.)
  • Cloud based solutions like AWS, MS Azure, Level 3, Akamai
 
Team Traits

 
  • Be Curious:  Seek out opportunities to learn, and don’t be afraid to ask questions.
  • Own It:  Be the driver, and take accountability.
  • Embrace Change:  The technology landscape is ever changing – we’re looking for people who are ready to change along with it.
  • Engage and Influence:  Share your passion for technology, and develop great relationships with colleagues and collaborators.
  • #LiveTheWBLife:  At WBT we look for team members who want to “Contribute to Our Community.”
 
 
Education

 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science/engineering is preferred, or related experience.
 
Compensation

Warner Bros. intends to attract a superior Head of Consumer Technologies & Applications and is prepared to offer an attractive compensation package including a base salary, plus bonus.

 
 
 
 
But Wait, There's More! At WBT we look for members who want to:
  • Be Curious: Seek out opportunities to learn, and who aren’t afraid to ask questions.
  • Own It: Be the driver, and take accountability.
  • Embrace Change: The technology landscape is ever changing – we’re looking for people who are ready to change along with it.
  • Engage and Influence: Share your passion for technology, and develop great relationships with colleagues and collaborators.
  • Respect: Show empathy and respect to all, and operate with the best intentions.
  • Live the #WBLife: At WBT we look for team members who want to “Contribute to Our Community".

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The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.
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