Senior Program Manager

TiVo Research   •  

San Jose, CA

Less than 5 years

Posted 182 days ago

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Sr. Program Manager

Position Overview/ Responsibilities
Ready to join a dynamic, technology-focused organization that is transforming how we find and consume entertainment?  TiVo is looking for a Sr. Program Manager to join our Metadata engineering team to drive delivery on our roadmaps, define & direct new programs and manage program execution.


As a team, we are adapting cutting-edge technology to transform how data solutions are delivered to content owners, TV/video and music service providers and consumer equipment manufacturers.  Our customers use our data solutions to power exciting new entertainment experiences across a variety of devices to drive engagement.  Our business and development cycles are fast-paced, challenging and responsive to a dynamic marketplace and our customers’ needs.

We’re looking for a highly motivated individual who can:

  • Clearly define technical requirements, working with our Product Managers, Business Developers and end customers to translate business needs into an engineering backlog
  • Determine level of effort to execute on requirements, by working with engineering leads to scope resourcing and by leveraging your own technical understanding of the systems and work involved
  • Proactively identify issues and risks; devise and implement risk mitigation strategies across programs
  • Prioritize execution of the backlog to optimize delivery across multiple projects and to meet customer needs;
  • Track program execution, while identifying and resolving issues that are slowing efficient execution
  • Effectively manage changes to program both internally and externally
  • Communicate program status internally and, when needed, externally
  • Be flexible and adapt to changes when needed
  • Qualifications & Desired Experience

    • You have 3+ years in engineering software program/project management or technical product management;
    • You have a combination of technical abilities and experience in feature / service specification and delivery;
    • You have demonstrated a record for regularly delivering complex software projects and programs on-time;
    • You have proven experience working in a scaled agile software development environment, either as a scrum master or product owner
    • You are an excellent verbal and written communicator
    • You are a relationship builder that despite assertive nature gets things done and people respect the results;
    • Experience working with a complex, geographically distributed organization;
    • Familiarity with entertainment data/space;