Comcast's Technology & Product organization works at the intersection of media and technology. Our innovative teams are continually developing and delivering products that transform the customer experience. From creating apps like TVGo to new features such as the Talking Guide on the X1 platform, we work every day to make a positive impact through innovation in the pursuit of building amazing products that are enjoyable, easy to use and accessible across all platforms. The team also develops and supports our evolving network architecture, including next-generation consumer systems and technologies, infrastructure and engineering, network integration and management tools, and technical standards.
This role is within the Program Management organization in the Video Infrastructure team in TPX at Comcast. The Program Management organization is responsible for the end to end management of all deliverables from the cross-functional teams within the Video Infrastructure organization contributing to feature development, launch, and deployment. Depending on the program assigned, this role may have responsibility for coordinating cross-functional deliverables across all TPX teams, and potentially outside of TPX interacting with business units and other external stakeholders.
The Video Infrastructure team resides within Comcast's Technology and Product Experience organization, and it supports the Product Management, Research & Development, Engineering and Operations for Comcast's world class video experiences used by customers of Comcast and Syndicated Partners. The Video Infrastructure team supports both legacy QAM video delivery and the next generation IP video platform with responsibilities ranging from content acquisition to video playback. These platforms deliver video for live linear, video on-demand and cloud DVR services consumed by more than 20 million customers both in-home and out of home on STB's, connected TVs, mobile and desktop products.
The Director, Program Management is responsible for defining program schedules by integrating deliverables and timelines from cross-functional teams such as numerous development teams, product management and QA within Video Infrastructure, other TPX development organizations, Business Unit(s), Customer Care, and Operations as well as the Field teams on all items related to the successful development, test and launch of the assigned programs.
The successful candidate will be able to work with cross-functional team members to identify tasks, build and manage program plans, identify, assign and commit functional resources to meet commitments, develop risk and communication plans, and coordinate with external vendors and organizations as required. This role will work with external groups, Comcast divisional and regional representatives, and technical development deployment resources to coordinate the scheduling of deployments and subsequent updates of related technology.
This position requires a strong program management background and ideal candidates will be experienced with agile development and deployment. A proven track record in delivery execution under aggressive schedule demands and competing priorities is a must as are strong communication, collaboration and leadership skills. While the role does not require a development background or engineering degree, it does require a candidate with a passion for technology and an aptitude to understand the technologies we are delivering.
VIPER(Video IP Engineering & Research), is a startup division within Comcast's Technology and Product Division and spun out from IP Video and online projects originated within Comcast Interactive Media is based in downtown Denver, CO. We are a cloud-based, IP video infrastructure that's been built to deliver a broad mix of on-demand video, live TV streams and an assortment of other digital media to an array of connected devices in the home.
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