Manager, Product

Other jobs >> General




REF#: 36680


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the worlds largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactives brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 247 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet, , GameSpot, , Metacritic and Chowhound.

Follow CBS Interactive on Twitter and Facebook.


Division Overview:

The CBS Television Distribution (CTD) group at CBS Interactive leads and creates highly engaging digital entertainment experiences for first-run television syndication brands such as: Entertainment Tonight, Inside Edition, Rachael Ray, Dr. Phil, The Doctors, and The Drew Barrymore Show (launching Fall 2020). CTD is a fast-paced group whose portfolio also includes original digital channels ET Live (the free 247 direct-to-consumer streaming network dedicated to all things entertainment available on OTT, mobile devices and online platforms) and Dabl (a multiplatform, advertiser-supported lifestyle network). CTD also re-launched and manages , the official site of the iconic StarTrek franchise.

Role Details:

CTD is seeking a Manager of Product leading , , and ETLive. This role will manage the long-term roadmap constantly iterating to respond to new opportunities, and our business needs while creating innovative initiatives with high impact. In a flexible and fast-paced environment, you will guide products from conception to launch by connecting the technical and business worlds and support the day to day business of our brands and cross-brand initiatives. The role is an exciting combination of product leader with vision and technical product manager engaging with engineering at a technical level solving problems. The ideal candidate will shift seamlessly from creative ideation to tactical technological environments and inspire the team and co-workers to push the limits and deliver excellence.

Your Day-to-Day:

Oversee the success of the product roadmap for all aspects of digital product experiences

Lead a team of product managers on various initiatives - visualize, identify, and create efficiencies between ETOnline and ETLive

Responsible for leading products using the Agile process and mindset from the planning stage to defining requirements, creating user stories, and prioritizing features

Launch new products and features, test their performance and iterate reiterate quickly

Collaborate with product and scrum teams on business requirements, managing changes, removing roadblocks, and communicating broadly with multiple stakeholders

Partner with engineering on evaluating and prioritizing critical technology initiatives and integrating them into the CTD roadmap

Develop innovative solutions and features by collaborating as needed with our functional groups: Ad Operations, Video Operations, SEO, Audience Acquisition, Business Intelligence business units

Lead cross-platform digital video strategy and implementation to grow our rapidly expanding O & O video business

Manage the AB testing roadmap and pipeline

Externally leverage CBSi emerging development technology trends for the CTD group

Additional duties and responsibilities, as assigned


What you bring to the team:

You have -

7+ years of experience in product management and directly managing a high performing team

Developed and maintained multiple entertainment roadmaps

Experience in evaluating and prioritizing the competing factors of objectives, limited resources, and various stakeholder requests

Hands-on experience working within SCRUM or other agile development methodologies

Experience defining complex technical requirements

Experience defining, developing, and managing experiments for AB testing or user testing

Experience working with video streaming technologies (live streaming and VOD)

Demonstrated success defining and launching excellent products

Extremely motivated and detail-oriented individual who is energized by significant challenges works well under pressure, can manage multiple tasks simultaneously, and has excellent communication & interpersonal skills

You might also have -

Experience in product managing OTT platforms and mobile applications

Knowledge of digital advertising concepts (video and display)

Knowledge of online publishing environments and revenue streams

Experience with software Jira, Confluence, Omniture, Kendis, Product Plan, or other tools

Bachelors degree in business, technology, computer science, media, or relevant fields preferred


EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disabilityvet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefitsprograms and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access www.viacbs.comcareers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling or by sending an email to . Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.
  • 1
  • Negotiable
  • None
  • None
  • Re-13731
  • Permanent
  • 3

How to Apply: Please click here to create a free account and post your resume. Only logged in job seekers can apply for a job.

Find us at:

Never provide bank account, credit card details or any other financial information, or make any form of payment, when applying for a job. If you are ever asked to do this by a recruiter on Pure Jobs please click the Report button or contact us with the advertiser's company name and the title of the job vacancy. You should not send any money to anyone. A genuine employer with a job offer would never ask you to do this.

Report this job

Report a job

If you're concerned about a job advert, let us know and our quality team will investigate.

Your name(*)
Invalid Input

Your email address(*)
Invalid Input

Please select you reason(*)

Additional information(*)
Invalid Input

Invalid Input

Get new jobs for this search by email.

Also get an email with jobs recommended just for me.

Create Alert

Subscribe to updates from our blog