Principal Technical Program Manager
Enterprise Technology
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Crunchyroll

501-1,000 employees

Anime streaming service
Company Overview
Crunchyroll stands out as a global leader in the anime and manga industry, offering one of the largest collections of licensed content, translated into multiple languages, and accessible across 200+ countries. The company's competitive edge lies in its unique offerings such as immediate access to top series after Japanese broadcast and a wide range of anime-related products and experiences. With its app available on over 15 platforms, including all gaming consoles, Crunchyroll demonstrates its commitment to technological adaptability and user accessibility.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$26.8M

Founded

2006

Headquarters

Culver City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

29%
Locations
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Management
JIRA
Confluence
CategoriesNew
QA & Testing
Product
Requirements
  • 7+ years experience as a Technical Project or Program Manager within software development teams
  • Prior experience managing projects related to media asset management, content and metadata workflow, or other enterprise technologies
  • Prior experience in or managing projects related to streaming or entertainment industry
  • Experience working with globally-distributed teams
  • Knowledge of main concepts and standard processes for technical program management
  • Inquisitive, organized, and has a desire for continued self-improvement and development of new skills
  • Knowledge of SDLC processes, with experience in both Agile and waterfall methodologies, and knowing when to apply each
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence
Responsibilities
  • Organize, plan, and track ongoing technical projects and important projects for the Enterprise Technology team
  • Lead meetings, track next actions, and follow up on action items
  • Build partnerships across technical and business communities, including product managers, engineers, and other team members
  • Be the liaison with relevant business groups to facilitate planning and collaboration between teams, align on goals, identify dependencies, mitigate risks, and communicate regular updates to all team members
  • Balance 2-3 large programs related to streaming content, media assets, metadata and be able to switch context across programs
  • Facilitate Agile ceremonies (Backlog grooming, Sprint planning, Daily standup, Retrospectives, and Demos) where applicable
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the business and its structure and tools, and how projects positively affect the business
  • Establish best practices and repeatable processes to increase efficiency for teams together with the larger Program Management Organization
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with cloud-based microservice architecture
  • Experience in the anime or entertainment industry
  • Certifications in project management (e.g., PMP, Agile certifications)