Project Manager - Broadcast Management Systems - Contract to Hire
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Project Manager - Broadcast Management Systems
3-6 month contract Position
Location: Culver City, CA

Working in a TV Broadcast environment or working with program, traffic or ad sales systems is required. Experience with WO Program (MediaGeniX), WO Traffic/Network and DealMaker is highly desirable.

Responsibilities include the following:
Collect, review, analyze, manage, system and user requirements from business users Document detailed functional & data business requirements, process flows, use cases, & information needs Develop sample screens and when required work closely with an Information Architect/Designer to develop an application prototype Work with the ADM technical leads to clarify functional requirements. Primary liaison to QA team, create test scenarios and perform UAT. Serve as a liaison to other teams in planning, coordination, development and deployment of multi-team enhancement or projects Ensures delivery of project and enhancement requirements meet the requirements defined by the business customer Accountable for ensuring training needs are met for new or existing applications Leading user and IT application and functional knowledge training sessions Work with the onshore technical lead and onshore/offshore developers to translate requirements to system design where required Establish scope, identify team, and initiate change control for duration of a project. Be responsible for a Requirements Management Process. Address issues, mitigate risks, communicate status to business sponsors, IT Management and other IT teams for a duration of project Data analysis as it relates to testing, reporting and data accuracy

Strong experience supporting vendor applications, independently managing small to medium size projects and gathering requirements for complex, multi-phased business application development efforts, enhancements or projects.

This role requires a strong level of business process and data experience, along with knowledge of one or many Line of Business or Value Chain domains. (i.e. Motion Pictures, Television, Home Entertainment, Digital & Corporate, as well as product development, sales/marketing, business affairs, operations, distribution & financial systems) .

Specialty Skill / Experience:
Working in a TV Broadcast environment or working with program, traffic or ad sales systems is required. Experience with WO Program (MediaGeniX), WO Traffic/Network and DealMaker is highly desirable.

Working in TV distribution, studio or media and entertainment experience is a plus but not required.

Foundational knowledge in infrastructure core disciplines including networking, database connectivity, SQL, client/server and web based architectures are desirable skills but not required.

Experience in configuring SalesForce and/or SharePoint are also desirable skill but not required.

Required Experience:
Taking ownership of assignments and following the necessary steps to ensure a quality product

Independently managing medium to small size complex projects

Connecting with users, understand business issues and propose technology options. Must have experience negotiating business decisions and scope

Have experience working between business users and technical teams

Collaborating with enterprise groups, business users and vendor for infrastructure and change management related activities

Experience facilitating meetings to produce detailed requirements documentation

Have prior experience as a Business Analyst or Systems Analyst managing vendor supported applications challenging a vendor on costs, manage expectations on timelines and product roadmap

Troubleshooting technical issues

Dealing with senior level executives



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