CBS Corporation Associate Product Manager in Cameron Park, California

Associate Product Manager

REF#: 27722

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Cameron Park, CA

ABOUT US:

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CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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DESCRIPTION:

The Product Manager is responsible for simultaneously managing multiple product's entire lifespan from concept to launch and then continued long term success. A successful Product Manager has big picture vision with a drive to make that vision a reality. This is a highly collaborative role that will work across the company, gathering requirements from stakeholders, collaborating with the design team, managing product development with engineering, launching products with marketing and then monitoring its ongoing success. The Product Manager should love sports and be obsessed about building the best in class products.

Responsibilities:

Gather requirements from key stakeholders throughout the company

Work with product design to build clear prototypes that satisfy business objectives

Define and write clear, actionable plans for engineering

Lead a dev team while working alongside them to solve problems as they arise

Closely manage resources, scope and priorities to meet deadlines

Successfully launch and marketing products working across departments (Marketing, Support, Sales, etc)

Develop KPIs and analyze data to ensure the product is successful

Continue to improve and iterate the product

Maintain product documentation

QUALIFICATIONS:

An understanding of the level of effort it takes to build a product

Ability to motivate and inspire team to come up with better designs, better code and better solutions to customers problems

Passionate about the user’s experience

Very detail-oriented with an ability to multi-task and manage many different products in different stages at the same time

Excellent communication and leadership skills

Ability to breakdown complex problems into steps for product development

Strong technical, problem solving and analytical skills

Must successfully pass a background check

Preferred:

Familiarity with Jira, writing tickets and managing boards

Knowledge of sports and how to connect with its fans

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled