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Sr Product Manager - Subscriptions

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    116932382
Discovery Communications


Sr Product Manager - Subscriptions

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 25454
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Direct to Consumer
US-NY-New York City

Overview

We are looking for a Senior Product Manager to provide leadership for new direct to consumer subscription services being developed at Discovery, Inc. . Reporting to the VP Product, Commerce & Monetization you will be tasked with leading product initiatives focused on growing our direct to consumer subscription business.

The ideal candidate is customer obsessed, collaborative, and data driven. The candidate is a highly effective communicator and can build trust with all areas of the business. We value passionate product management that drives with discipline and attention to detail.



Responsibilities

1. Product leadership for subscription initiatives from definition through delivery and iterative improvements focused on growing our overall number of subscribers
2. Discover opportunities worth pursuing through rapid experimentation via product discovery and design thinking methods
3. Identify and map customer goals, values and needs more than “wants” or “table stakes”
4. Collaborate and coordinate with engineering, design, editorial, marketing, product leadership, analytics and insight teams on objectives and business requirements
5. Author use cases and user stories and build shared understanding of the problem & solution spaces.
6. Assist and manage planning and prioritization to ensure maximum value is delivered, operating with a sense of urgency
7. Partner with other product teams to streamline system integrations and enhance existing business processes
8. Prioritize features and enhancements in story backlog
9. Synthesize market changes and technology improvements into actionable improvements through market research and competitive landscape and offerings
10. Work closely with our partnership and distribution teams, ie Apple, Google, Roku



Qualifications

* 5+ years of experience in digital product management with a track record of delivering subscriber based consumer products that customers love
* Deep understanding of ecommerce and other digital commerce flows and payment processing, including hands on experience developing products with multi-platform subscriptions (IAP, Web)
* Exceptional analytical skills, with experience analyzing and rapidly conducting experiments to optimize product conversion
* Experience product managing applications across a wide variety of platforms including web, mobile devices, and OTT video devices such as AppleTV, Roku, and FireT
* Deep empathy for customers and other humans
* Experience using JIRA and other product and project management tools
* Deep knowledge of commerce technology vendors and ecosystems
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Strong experience with analytics and user research to drive decisions
* Ability to make quick decisions to solve complex technical and operational challenges
* Experience with product discovery, design thinking, lean product a plus
* Experience as a designer, engineer, data analyst or user researcher a plus
* Operates with a bias to action

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

New York, NYC, New York City, NY

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.

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Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI116932382

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Sr Product Manager - Subscriptions</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 25454<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Direct to Consumer<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">We are looking for a Senior Product Manager to provide leadership for new direct to consumer subscription services being developed at Discovery, Inc. . Reporting to the VP Product, Commerce & Monetization you will be tasked with leading product initiatives focused on growing our direct to consumer subscription business. <br /><br />The ideal candidate is customer obsessed, collaborative, and data driven. The candidate is a highly effective communicator and can build trust with all areas of the business. We value passionate product management that drives with discipline and attention to detail.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Product leadership for subscription initiatives from definition through delivery and iterative improvements focused on growing our overall number of subscribers <br />2. Discover opportunities worth pursuing through rapid experimentation via product discovery and design thinking methods <br />3. Identify and map customer goals, values and needs more than wants or table stakes <br />4. Collaborate and coordinate with engineering, design, editorial, marketing, product leadership, analytics and insight teams on objectives and business requirements <br />5. Author use cases and user stories and build shared understanding of the problem & solution spaces. <br />6. Assist and manage planning and prioritization to ensure maximum value is delivered, operating with a sense of urgency <br />7. Partner with other product teams to streamline system integrations and enhance existing business processes <br />8. Prioritize features and enhancements in story backlog <br />9. Synthesize market changes and technology improvements into actionable improvements through market research and competitive landscape and offerings <br />10. Work closely with our partnership and distribution teams, ie Apple, Google, Roku</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* 5+ years of experience in digital product management with a track record of delivering subscriber based consumer products that customers love <br />* Deep understanding of ecommerce and other digital commerce flows and payment processing, including hands on experience developing products with multi-platform subscriptions (IAP, Web) <br />* Exceptional analytical skills, with experience analyzing and rapidly conducting experiments to optimize product conversion <br />* Experience product managing applications across a wide variety of platforms including web, mobile devices, and OTT video devices such as AppleTV, Roku, and FireT <br />* Deep empathy for customers and other humans <br />* Experience using JIRA and other product and project management tools <br />* Deep knowledge of commerce technology vendors and ecosystems <br />* Excellent written and oral communication skills <br />* Strong experience with analytics and user research to drive decisions <br />* Ability to make quick decisions to solve complex technical and operational challenges <br />* Experience with product discovery, design thinking, lean product a plus <br />* Experience as a designer, engineer, data analyst or user researcher a plus <br />* Operates with a bias to action</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York, NYC, New York City, NY</span></p>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. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/ADzLd7SnDOJ1fEmjhMDRm"> <p>PI116932382</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-08 Expires: 2020-02-08

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