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Product Manager - Tech III

Discovery Inc
Sterling, VA 20166
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    138159288
Discovery Inc

Job Summary

Responsibilities

Create materials to guide the work of the team (user stories, business process flows, use cases, usability specifications, prototypes, code samples, etc.)
Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of business processes
Develop and maintain effective working relationships with business customers
Work with business partners to gather process, functional, and data requirements
Facilitate communication throughout the product development process between a variety of internal business and technology teams
Maintain product backlog and prioritized roadmap for assigned products
Act as a product evangelist within Discovery, making users aware of new features and benefits
Work with the development teams to maintain product documentation to provide easier knowledge transfer and cross-team project visibility
Provide management with ongoing updates on team progress, velocity, and capacity, including initial project sizing, potential release scoping, and project completion projections
Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Business Administration, or equivalent degree/work experience
Minimum of 8 years of experience in the IT industry, with 4+ years of business, systems analysis, and/or quality assurance
Strong preference for experience in one or more of the following; digital or broadcast media industry, video production, content management, content localization and multi-language content workflows
Ability to work on multiple projects at one time and to ensure that overall priorities are being met
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to quickly learn key concepts and apply concepts when identifying solutions
Ability to develop and execute simple SQL queries to produce ad-hoc reports and analyze business data
Strong communication, critical thinking and analytical capabilities
Strong proficiencies in MS Visio, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and general design and project management disciplines
Willingness to accept varying levels of responsibility in support of projects and initiatives
Possesses understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design


Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-03

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