IBM Media Digital Offering Manager for The Weather Company in ANDOVER, Massachusetts

Job Description

The Weather Company, an IBM Business is hiring a Media Digital Offering Manager. The Offering Manager will product manage the cross functional team delivering business to business weather solutions across multiple platforms into our extensive base of local TV broadcasters and a growing base of non-broadcast customers. Success will be measured in meeting product delivery deadlines, customer satisfaction and new market penetration.

This Offering Manager will have a broad understanding of both web technologies and mobile application development and publishing, rich product management skills, digital analytics, digital advertising fundamentals, APIs/SDKs.

The OM will work closely with development to manage the process and prioritization of features, coordinate with QA on test and release planning, work with design on product look and flow, work with sales on use cases and demos, contribute to strategic direction.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Product management and planning for mobile apps, SDKs and web components

  • Day to day responsibilities include: Lead Stand-ups, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review, Design Reviews

  • Maintain feature/bug backlogs

  • Quarterly planning - prioritize product feature development level-of-effort with revenue/strategic goals

  • Product subject matter expert to assist sales and customer as well as an ability to work with marketing on promotional activities (content for presentations, webinars, demos)

  • Lead product owner for web weather and traffic components

  • Assist with the mobile apps and SDKs

  • Coordinate technical implementation of digital and mobile products with enablement and support teams

  • Manage customer compliance with licensing terms

  • Work closely with developers in Ukraine and US on Android, iOS, and web teams.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5-7 years' experience managing multi-platform digital projects (mobile and web).

  • Demonstrable track record of success managing matrix teams in the successful completion of complex projects with relentless operational execution.

  • Mobile application ecosystems for iOS/Android including app store, ecosystem, end user behaviors, developer community and market dynamics.

  • Familiarity with big data concepts as global weather is a data and processing intensive endeavor.

  • Demonstrated capability in program and project management including experience developing schedules, budgets, plans and milestones.

  • Technical proficiency with/ability to learn Jira, XML, HTML, Google Analytics, APIs, SDKs

  • Experience with Scrum, Agile, Minimal Viable Product (MVP).

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience or interest in meteorology

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.