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Project Manager – London

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NeuLion

NeuLion is the worldwide leader in creating interactive digital experiences for viewers across the worlds of professional sports, college athletics, and cable and entertainment networks. We deliver, distribute and monetize live and on-demand content across every Internet-connected device imaginable and stand at the forefront of the media-technology revolution. There’s a reason the world’s biggest brands including NBA, Univision, SKY, NFL, UFC, the English Football League, World Surf League, Big Ten Network, the Ivy League and more, trust and rely on us: we are proven to provide the world’s most dynamic and interactive digital experiences that are shaping the future of digital TV.
Working at NeuLion is fast-paced, fun and challenging, and we thrive on innovation.  We work harder than anyone else because are passionate and believe in what we are doing!  We are on a mission to continue to change the future of TV and this is your chance to be a part of a game-changing, rapidly growing company!

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

The Project Manager will have the ability to identify, coordinate, and integrate the activities of multi-disciplined teams to manage the architecture, design, development, release and maintenance of the NeuLion platform. Responsibilities will include program development, budgeting, planning and design, scheduling, conflict resolution, contract adherence, risk management, and full life cycle project execution within budget and schedule. The Project Manager will assist management in the development and implementation of project management industry best practices within the organization. The Project Manager has the primary responsibility for client satisfaction, schedule and budget adherence, and providing oversight to assure project success.

THE EVERYDAY VIEW

Responsible for supporting the management of the complete lifecycle of the project

Provide support to the Account Manager by performing activities such as estimates, planning, and providing status updates and reports

Provide insight on options, risk and cost vs. benefit

Coordinate requirements, development, testing, UAT and other functional activities across project teams

Analyze contract requirements and develop project-specific deliverables to enable successful project implementation

Analyze and resolve technical, commercial and operational issues to provide high quality services, and enhance customer and supplier relations

Develop resource plans, which contain buy-in from multiple groups to align appropriate/qualified talent to support activities to successfully complete the project

Interact with Technical and Business stakeholders to perform analysis of business requirements

Experience in operations and maintenance including management of multiple release

Troubleshoot problems and develop recommendations and solutions for the client and development team

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree with at least 6 years of applicable experience; Preferred majors and minors include Computer/Management Information Systems,  Information Management & Technology,

Minimum 4 years technical project management experience

Knowledge of requirements gathering techniques and requirements management tools

Excellent interpersonal, communication, and written skills are a must

Excellent conceptual, analytical, decision-making and planning skills, and the ability to manage in a highly diversified, changing environment enforcing shared responsibility for outcomes

Ability to maintain positive and healthy relationships with all project team members and customers

Must be able to work independently taking ownership of assignments and seeking creative solutions

Capable of coordinating work efforts of multiple groups

Working knowledge of programming, networking and infrastructure and/or server administration is desirable but not required

Must be flexible, adaptable to change, and able to multi task in a fast-paced diverse environment

Agile Software Project experience a plus

Experience in operations and maintenance including management of multiple releases, 24×7 on call support, and tier 3 support