Thursday, October 2, 2014

Media Services Technical Product Mgr

Media Services Technical Product Mgr


Located in Richardson we are he first company to provide seamless access to
the broad range of services comprising the connected home and a unified
connecting point to a truly connected digital life.

What You Will Be Doing
The Media Services Product Manager will generate all of the requirements
and oversee the development of video-on-demand, personal media, TV services
and Mobile application products during the full product development
life-cycle of our award-winning digital home product.

The product manager will conduct in-depth research and analysis, formulate
service roadmaps, and write detailed technical requirements and user
stories. The technical product manager will create and present product
plans and requirements to customers, 3rd party vendors, and internal
development teams

What You Need for this Position
At Least 3 Years of experience and knowledge of:

The successful candidate should have 3 years' product development
experience using the agile development process or other requirements-driven
processes. The candidate should possess extensive technical knowledge of
video delivery services and technologies, DRM, digital supply chain
implementations, video and home networking protocols, and interactive
TV/PC/mobile/tablet applications and have the ability to translate this
knowledge into user requirements, mock-up screens, and technical
requirements. The product manager candidate must have a solid understanding
of Android and iOS application and user interface development processes.
The successful candidate must have solid leadership and collaboration
skills and be capable of leading cross-functional teams in development and
testing activities. Previous experience developing and launching a media
related consumer electronics product or service for hybrid Set Top Boxes,
Smart TVs, or mobile devices is required Must be capable of maintaining
expert-level knowledge of industry trends and competing media (video,
audio, and mobile) services. Previous development and testing experience a

* User Interface and information architecture for media services
* Interactive TV, PC, mobile and tablet applications
* Mobile application platforms (Android, iOS, Windows)
* Video-on-Demand (VOD) services
* Live TV (IPTV, Cable, Satellite implementations)
* Internet Media Services
* Electronic Program Guide (EPG) and PVR integration
* Home Networking and DLNA
* Digital Rights Management and Media Encryption schemes
* IPTV and Video Streaming back end systems
* Mobile Video App development
* Interactive Video Advertising
* Web Services Interfaces and other APIs
* Personal Cloud Services and Personal Media Management
* TV interfaces (e.g. HDMI, etc.)
* Video Encoders/Decoders specifications and standards
* Experience with User Centered Design/UX processes
* User Story/Technical Requirements writing
* Strong Technical writing skills
* Solid knowledge of agile product development processes
* Excellent collaboration skills

Ongoing Deliverables Include:

* Video-On-Demand and Media Services Product Plans, Release Plans, and
* SDK/API Packaging and Productizing
* User Stories and Technical Requirements
* Collaboration on Video and Media Services Test Plans
* Usability Analysis and Improvement Plans
* Customer/Vendor/Internal Presentations
* User Guides and Product collateral

$100,000 - $140,000

Technical Product Manager - Media Services with 3 + years experience and
local to Dallas
Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S - needed.

LE1-1168229 -- in the email subject line

Lindsay Effler | Executive Recruiter